(July 1975)

Kitchen Sink Press, 1975 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
For Adults
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Kitchen Sink Enterprises
Brand:
Kitchen Sink Enterprises
Editing:
?
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Comical Capers for Adults (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly; Gerald (cockroach); Orville (cockroach)
Keywords:
adult

[Garden] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly
Synopsis:
There is a garden in the middle of the strip.

[Milk] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barfootz; Glory
Synopsis:
Barefootz's pet Glory destroys her milk bowl.

[Teardrop] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz
Synopsis:
Barefootz gets teary eyed over a sunset.

["Some thanks are due..."] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover with introductory text and indicia information.

The Eclipse (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly; Minnie (cockroach); Hermie (cockroach); unnamed cockroaches
Synopsis:
Barefootz and Dolly encounter a cosmic phenomenon.
Keywords:
adult

[Bookmarks!] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barefootz; Gerald (cockroach)
Keywords:
adult

[Hint & Run] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly
Synopsis:
Dolly wants to go on Barefootz's date.
Keywords:
adult

["Can I watch you transcend your ego, Wally?"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barefootz; Wally
Synopsis:
Wally shows off.
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Sideways chuckles from Barefootz's early times.

["I just love my cat!"] (Table of Contents)

Barfootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Headrack
Synopsis:
Headrack's pet cat, Fritzi, gets zapped into a golf ball by Barefootz's pet, Glory.

["It's three o'clock, Glory! Time for your medicine!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Glory; un-named frogs
Synopsis:
Barefootz gives Glory her medicine and gets hit by a lot of frogs.
Keywords:
adult

["This is a nice place for a window!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Florence (cockroach); un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
The cockroaches don't like Barefootz's window placement.

["RING!"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; un-named cockroach
Synopsis:
Barefootz tries to silence an alarm clock.
Keywords:
adult

["That was a great cake, Dolly!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
Barefootz gives the last piece of cake to the cockroaches.
Keywords:
adult

["We've been pretty close for quite a while, Barefootz!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly
Synopsis:
Dolly wonders why Barefootz hasn't been to bed with her.

["Is there anybody besides us in your apartment, Barefootz?"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Headrack; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
The cockroaches are getting kinky in the dark, in the bathroom.

["An artist must be an eternal optimist, Barefootz!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Headrack
Synopsis:
Headrack criticizes his own work.

["I'd like to paint today, but I don't feel inspired!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Headrack; Glory
Synopsis:
Headrack gets inspired by Barefootz's pet, Glory.

["Headrack is here for more artistic inspiration, Glory!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Headrack; Glory
Synopsis:
Sometimes the execution of painting falls short of the conception.

["Headrack has been on such high lately."] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly; un-named frogs
Synopsis:
Dolly wants to see if Glory could inspire her and gets hit with frogs.

["You knew I had a thirst for blood when you married me, Margo."] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
The cockroaches get scared watching television and run and find Barefootz.

["Why, it's Fizzo the Roach!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Fizzo (cockroach)
Synopsis:
Fizzo's motivational syndrome is having an identity crisis.

["Are you awake yet, Glory?"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Glory
Synopsis:
Glory is a picky eater.

["Hey, Barefootz... tell us a scary story!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
Barefootz tell the cockroaches a story that leaves nothing to their imagination.

["Say... here's an interesting South American recipe!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
Barefootz describes a wheatcakes recipe, that includes cockroaches, to a pair of cockroaches

["If I can only make it to the bedroom, I'll be safe!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Fizzo the Roach; Glory
Synopsis:
Fizzo gets zapped by Glory.

It All Fits! (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly
Synopsis:
Barefootz and Dolly contemplate God, trees, flowers, rain, Heaven and how it all fits.

["Don't make frogs at me, Glory!"] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; Dolly; Glory; un-named frogs
Synopsis:
When Glory gets made she makes a lot of frogs that make the vacuum cleaner all soggy.

["Sorry, but I don't need any magazine subscriptions."] (Table of Contents)

Barefootz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Cruse
Pencils:
Howard Cruse
Inks:
Howard Cruse
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Cruse

Characters:
Barefootz; un-named gang members; un-named cockroaches
Synopsis:
A gang pretending to be selling magazine subscriptions robs Barefootz.

Indexer Notes

Sequence on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Comical Capers for Adults
    Barefootz
  2. 1. [Garden]
    Barefootz
  3. 2. [Milk]
    Barefootz
  4. 3. [Teardrop]
    Barefootz
  5. 4. ["Some thanks are due..."]
  6. 5. The Eclipse
    Barefootz
  7. 6. [Bookmarks!]
    Barefootz
  8. 7. [Hint & Run]
    Barefootz
  9. 8. ["Can I watch you transcend your ego, Wally?"]
    Barefootz
  10. 9. ["I just love my cat!"]
    Barfootz
  11. 10. ["It's three o'clock, Glory! Time for your medicine!"]
    Barefootz
  12. 11. ["This is a nice place for a window!"]
    Barefootz
  13. 12. ["RING!"]
  14. 13. ["That was a great cake, Dolly!"]
    Barefootz
  15. 14. ["We've been pretty close for quite a while, Barefootz!"]
    Barefootz
  16. 15. ["Is there anybody besides us in your apartment, Barefootz?"]
    Barefootz
  17. 16. ["An artist must be an eternal optimist, Barefootz!"]
    Barefootz
  18. 17. ["I'd like to paint today, but I don't feel inspired!"]
    Barefootz
  19. 18. ["Headrack is here for more artistic inspiration, Glory!"]
    Barefootz
  20. 19. ["Headrack has been on such high lately."]
    Barefootz
  21. 20. ["You knew I had a thirst for blood when you married me, Margo."]
    Barefootz
  22. 21. ["Why, it's Fizzo the Roach!"]
    Barefootz
  23. 22. ["Are you awake yet, Glory?"]
    Barefootz
  24. 23. ["Hey, Barefootz... tell us a scary story!"]
    Barefootz
  25. 24. ["Say... here's an interesting South American recipe!"]
    Barefootz
  26. 25. ["If I can only make it to the bedroom, I'll be safe!"]
    Barefootz
  27. 26. It All Fits!
    Barefootz
  28. 27. ["Don't make frogs at me, Glory!"]
    Barefootz
  29. 28. ["Sorry, but I don't need any magazine subscriptions."]
    Barefootz
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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