(October 1981)

Major Publications, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.90 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
published monthly except February, April and June
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Barcode:
0746741425410
Editing:
Bill Sproul; Marion Sproul (associate); Joe Catalano (contributing editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sylvester P. Smythe; Greatest American Hero / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Severin (signed)
Inks:
John Severin (signed)
Colors:
John Severin (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Sylvester P. Smythe; Ralph Hinkley

[Cracked Poster #181]: The Cracked State of the Nation Chart (Table of Contents)

Cracked Poster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Poster on inside front cover.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir; Randy Epley; Louise Luger; Andy Lamberti, Mike Ricigliano; Elaine Ozimok
Pencils:
Catherine Severin; ?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Writers for the magazine and one artist are listed in the Table of Contents, but not attributed to the individual stories.

Lettuce from our Readers (Table of Contents)

Lettuce from our Readers / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Gary Olson, Kimberly Clark, Andy Czisny, Eddie James, David Taber, Jennifer Joan Sayre, Rod Siegel, Mike Murry, Larry Langly, Sy Montgomery, Chuck Benedict, Jr., Debbie Waters, Lanelle Markgraf, Erika R. Lewis, Steven Mallas, Don Byrd and Bobby Pickard.

America's Greatest Hero (Table of Contents)

Greatest American Hero / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Severin
Inks:
John Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Rolf Handelly; Pill Maxwellhouse; Spam; Superman (cameo); Toe-Knee; Rodent
Synopsis:
A satire of the television series THE GREATEST AMERICAN HERO.

The Cracked Book of Handy Hints (Table of Contents)

The Cracked Book / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as I.M. Notallthere]
Pencils:
Don Orehek
Inks:
Don Orehek
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Sylvester P. Smythe

Still More Believe it or Not (Table of Contents)

Believe it or Not / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
11 captioned photos.

What We'll Miss When the 80's Become the 'Good Old Days' (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samuel Whitehead [as S.B. Whitehead]
Inks:
Samuel Whitehead [as S.B. Whitehead]
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Things We Can Do Without (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Sattler
Inks:
Warren Sattler
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

The JR Jr Family Photo Album (Table of Contents)

Dallas / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Severin
Inks:
John Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; satire-parody
Characters:
J.R. Ewing; Jock Ewing; Sue Ellen Ewing

Cracked Word Play (Table of Contents)

Cracked Word Play / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

The Factors of Life (Table of Contents)

Facts of Life / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samuel Whitehead [as S.B. Whitehead]
Inks:
Samuel Whitehead [as S.B. Whitehead]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Mrs. Garrish; Fruity; Blab; Jooo; Fatty; Arnold; Sylvester P. Smythe (cameo)
Synopsis:
A satire of the television THE FACTS OF LIFE.

Absolutely, Unquestionably, Positively, Undeniably, the Very, Very, Last of the Cracked Lens (and we really, really mean it this time, for sure!) Part VI (Table of Contents)

The Cracked Lens / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
16 captioned photos.

The Cracked Guide to Golf (Table of Contents)

The Cracked Guide / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Sattler
Inks:
Warren Sattler
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody; sports

Jobs You Never Dreamed Someone Does (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

In the Electronic Game Room (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sururi Gumen
Inks:
Sururi Gumen
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Cracked Interviews the Video King (Table of Contents)

Cracked Interviews / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ward
Inks:
Bill Ward
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Nanny Dickering; Nathan Brian Cornbee; Mrs. Cornbee

Shut-Ups! (Table of Contents)

Shut-Ups! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Orehek
Inks:
Don Orehek
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Your "Money Making" Iron-On (Table of Contents)

Cracked Iron-On / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Great Moments in Entertainment: Bingo Invented and Made Popular by the Emperor Ceasarus Saladus (Table of Contents)

Great Moments / (backcovers) *do not use* / *please fix* / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Sattler
Inks:
Warren Sattler
Colors:
Warren Sattler ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Emperor Ceasarus Saladus
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sylvester P. Smythe; Greatest American Hero
  2. 1. [Cracked Poster #181]: The Cracked State of the Nation Chart
    Cracked Poster
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Lettuce from our Readers
    Lettuce from our Readers
  5. 4. America's Greatest Hero
    Greatest American Hero
  6. 5. The Cracked Book of Handy Hints
    The Cracked Book
  7. 6. Still More Believe it or Not
    Believe it or Not
  8. 7. What We'll Miss When the 80's Become the 'Good Old Days'
  9. 8. Things We Can Do Without
  10. 9. The JR Jr Family Photo Album
    Dallas
  11. 10. Cracked Word Play
    Cracked Word Play
  12. 11. The Factors of Life
    Facts of Life
  13. 12. Absolutely, Unquestionably, Positively, Undeniably, the Very, Very, Last of the Cracked Lens (and we really, really mean it this time, for sure!) Part VI
    The Cracked Lens
  14. 13. The Cracked Guide to Golf
    The Cracked Guide
  15. 14. Jobs You Never Dreamed Someone Does
  16. 15. In the Electronic Game Room
  17. 16. Cracked Interviews the Video King
    Cracked Interviews
  18. 17. Shut-Ups!
    Shut-Ups!
  19. 18. Your "Money Making" Iron-On
    Cracked Iron-On
  20. 19. Great Moments in Entertainment: Bingo Invented and Made Popular by the Emperor Ceasarus Saladus
    Great Moments
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