Zap Comix #12 [2nd print 2.50 USD]

Apex Novelties, 1967 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Last Gasp
ISBN:
0-86719-190-2 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern USA
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Zap Comix (Apex Novelties, 1967 series) #12.

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.
1st print has no cover price. 2nd print has 2.50 USD cover. 3rd print has 2.95 USD cover.
4th print has 3.95 USD cover.


["Wake up perverts!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez
Colors:
?
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez

Keywords:
adult; underground

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover image.

Arthur (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rick Griffin (signed ART!)
Pencils:
Rick Griffin (signed ART!)
Inks:
Rick Griffin (signed ART!)
Letters:
Rick Griffin (signed ART!)

Reprints:
  • in Heart and Touch: Rick Griffin's Transcendence (Laguna Art Museum / Gingko Press, 2007 series) #[nn] (1/7 page size)
Keywords:
adult; underground

["... According to unconfirmed reports, the body of Ronald Wilson Reagan the 40th president of the United States..."] (Table of Contents)

Trashman Agent of the 6th International / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Algernon Backwash]
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez

Characters:
Trashman [Harry Barnes]; Mysterious Hitch-Hiker; 134th West Bulkovian Fusileer; Ronald Reagan's Corpse
Keywords:
adult; underground

The Curse of the Mummy Monkey (Table of Contents)

The 'Boned' Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Williams
Pencils:
Robert Williams
Inks:
Robert Williams
Letters:
Robert Williams

Characters:
Bromm Chenault; Nova Polaris; Professor Doat; Mummy Monkey
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

["The Checkered Demon frolics with a few friends on the fringes of hell"] (Table of Contents)

The Checkered Demon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
The Checkered Demon
Synopsis:
The Checkered Demon frolics with a few friends on the fringes of hell.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

[An Irish Pub] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Synopsis:
An Irish pub as imagined by a Nebraska farm boy.
Keywords:
adult; underground

[The Captain's Daughter] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
Checkered Demon (as a tattoo)
Synopsis:
The furious Captain discovers that the kidnappers have designs on his daughter.
Keywords:
adult; underground

The Girl (Table of Contents)

The Checkered Demon / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
Checkered Demon; The Girl
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

Picnic in Hell / Devil's Table Top Model #666 (Table of Contents)

The Checkered Demon / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
Checkered Demon
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

Indexer Notes

Devil's table top model #666.

["My Filthy Mouth is Killing Me!"] (Table of Contents)

Coochy Cooty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Williams
Pencils:
Robert Williams
Inks:
Robert Williams
Letters:
Robert Williams

Characters:
Coochy Cooty; Dainty Dimples
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

Cinematographoonomatopoeia (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Keywords:
adult; underground

The Artist and the Elves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Victor Moscoso
Pencils:
Victor Moscoso
Inks:
Victor Moscoso
Letters:
Victor Moscoso

Keywords:
adult; underground

Rotten to the Core (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb; S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Spain Rodriguez; Robert Williams; Victor Moscoso; Rick Griffin
Pencils:
Robert Crumb; S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Spain Rodriguez; Robert Williams; Victor Moscoso; Rick Griffin
Inks:
Robert Crumb; S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Spain Rodriguez; Robert Williams; Victor Moscoso; Rick Griffin
Letters:
Robert Crumb; S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Spain Rodriguez; Robert Williams; Victor Moscoso; Rick Griffin

Characters:
Coochy Cooty; Dainty Dimples; Checkered Demon; Jimmy Durante (cameo)
Synopsis:
Jam sequence with characters by their respective creators, this time with a loose theme of various characters heading to a "Zap #12" show in New York City.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; underground

Cave Wimp (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Whadaya Want from Me" Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Whadaya Want from Me" Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Whadaya Want from Me" Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Whadaya Want from Me" Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Cave Wimp; Gub; Mog; Grek
Synopsis:
Crumb tells the story of the first ectomorph in Neolithic times. Cave Wimp, an outcast of the clan, accidently finds himself in the favor of the alpha males. At least for a little while.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Lully Lulay (Table of Contents)

Lully Lulay / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rick Griffin
Pencils:
Rick Griffin
Inks:
Rick Griffin
Letters:
Rick Griffin

Keywords:
adult; underground
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Wake up perverts!"]
  2. 1. Arthur
  3. 2. ["... According to unconfirmed reports, the body of Ronald Wilson Reagan the 40th president of the United States..."]
    Trashman Agent of the 6th International
  4. 3. The Curse of the Mummy Monkey
    The 'Boned' Man
  5. 4. ["The Checkered Demon frolics with a few friends on the fringes of hell"]
    The Checkered Demon
  6. 5. [An Irish Pub]
  7. 6. [The Captain's Daughter]
  8. 7. The Girl
    The Checkered Demon
  9. 8. Picnic in Hell / Devil's Table Top Model #666
    The Checkered Demon
  10. 9. ["My Filthy Mouth is Killing Me!"]
    Coochy Cooty
  11. 10. Cinematographoonomatopoeia
  12. 11. The Artist and the Elves
  13. 12. Rotten to the Core
  14. 13. Cave Wimp
  15. 14. Lully Lulay
    Lully Lulay
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • john ronan
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jerry Hillegas