(1973)

Rip Off Press, 1971 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Rip Off Press, Inc.
Brand:
Rip Off Press
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors (#8-11 early printings have color interiors)
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint (early printings); Bond (later printings)
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia title for this issue is A Year Passes Like Nothing With The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers (Freak Bros. #3).

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.
1st print has 0.50 USD cover price. 2nd print has 0.60 USD cover price.
3rd print has 0.60 crossed out in red with 0.75 USD cover price. 4th print has 0.75 USD cover price.
5th print has 1.00 USD cover price. 6th print has 1.25 USD cover price. 7th print has 1.50 USD cover price.
8th print has 2.00 USD cover price. 9th print has 2.50 USD cover price. 10t print has 2.95 USD cover price.
11th print has 3.25 USD cover price. 12th print has 3.95 USD cover price.


A Year Passes Like Nothing With The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Freak Brothers; Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Fat Freddy is depressed!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside of front cover and indicia information at bottom of page.

The Adventures of Freewheelin' Franklin, That Fabulous Furry Freak Brother (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["It says here that the Supreme Court has decided that local communities..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["How irritating!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["It's time for our weekly grocery-shopping trip!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Look! The cat's legs are moving while he's sound asleep!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Dinner is served!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Hmmm... ripped to shreds!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["No household can afford to be without one..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["The obese one refuses to wake up and feed me!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

How to Cope with the Gasoline Famine (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["You ever seen a talking cat?"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["How dull life is... without cockroaches!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Gather ye 'round, my brothers..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Fat Freddy went off and forgot to feed me again!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["The Freaks were hanging out one day."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["I'm making you a cat door!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Phineas finds himself applying for emergency relief..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["How would you like to go for a nice walk..."] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Hm, my dirty clothes are taking over the place!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Bzzzzzzzzzz"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Phineas is looking for a job"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["I need a drink of water!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Letter for you, Fat Freddy!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["The cat is asleep on my good suit!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

Government Spies (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Keywords:
adult

["That's what's known as The Cover-up!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

I Led Nine Lives! (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["I know how we can pick up a few bucks!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["The stupid one is singing in the shower again!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

A Nice Polka-dot Demon Gets the Royal Shaft (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton [as F. Cluck Wilverton]
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton [as F. Cluck Wilverton]
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton [as F. Cluck Wilverton]
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton [as F. Cluck Wilverton]

Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Parodies S. Clay Wilson's art style and characters.

Getting "Up" to Vote (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Don't Forget to Register and Vote (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy / public service announcement / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Fat Freddy
Reprints:

["Notorious Norbert the Nark, recently promoted to the Federal Department..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["The cat is clawing my favorite chair to shreds!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["Yap yap yap yap..."] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Lookit that, will ya."] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["What's happening up ahead???"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["With this automatic cat feeder..."] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["What this place needs is some Christmas Spirit!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["The chubby one forgot to feed me today!"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

["It's getting cold!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["I wait until the fat one goes to sleep on his waterbed..."] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

Rip Off Press (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the latest free catalog from Rip Off Press.

["This has gone far enough!"] (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / comic story / 0.875 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside of back cover.

["If you could have anything in the world, what would you take?"] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.125 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside of back cover.

Fat Freddy Says: (Table of Contents)

Freak Brothers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Characters:
Freak Brothers
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for a poster of the image on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Year Passes Like Nothing With The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
    Freak Brothers
  2. 1. ["Fat Freddy is depressed!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  3. 2. The Adventures of Freewheelin' Franklin, That Fabulous Furry Freak Brother
    Freak Brothers
  4. 3. ["It says here that the Supreme Court has decided that local communities..."]
    Freak Brothers
  5. 4. ["How irritating!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  6. 5. ["It's time for our weekly grocery-shopping trip!"]
    Freak Brothers
  7. 6. ["Look! The cat's legs are moving while he's sound asleep!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  8. 7. ["Dinner is served!"]
    Freak Brothers
  9. 8. ["Hmmm... ripped to shreds!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  10. 9. ["No household can afford to be without one..."]
    Freak Brothers
  11. 10. ["The obese one refuses to wake up and feed me!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  12. 11. How to Cope with the Gasoline Famine
    Freak Brothers
  13. 12. ["You ever seen a talking cat?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  14. 13. ["How dull life is... without cockroaches!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  15. 14. ["Gather ye 'round, my brothers..."]
    Freak Brothers
  16. 15. ["Fat Freddy went off and forgot to feed me again!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  17. 16. ["The Freaks were hanging out one day."]
    Freak Brothers
  18. 17. ["I'm making you a cat door!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  19. 18. ["Phineas finds himself applying for emergency relief..."]
    Freak Brothers
  20. 19. ["How would you like to go for a nice walk..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  21. 20. ["Hm, my dirty clothes are taking over the place!"]
    Freak Brothers
  22. 21. ["Bzzzzzzzzzz"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  23. 22. ["Phineas is looking for a job"]
    Freak Brothers
  24. 23. ["I need a drink of water!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  25. 24. ["Letter for you, Fat Freddy!"]
    Freak Brothers
  26. 25. ["The cat is asleep on my good suit!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  27. 26. Government Spies
    Freak Brothers
  28. 27. ["That's what's known as The Cover-up!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  29. 28. I Led Nine Lives!
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  30. 29. ["I know how we can pick up a few bucks!"]
    Freak Brothers
  31. 30. ["The stupid one is singing in the shower again!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  32. 31. A Nice Polka-dot Demon Gets the Royal Shaft
  33. 32. Getting "Up" to Vote
    Freak Brothers
  34. 33. Don't Forget to Register and Vote
    Fat Freddy
  35. 34. ["Notorious Norbert the Nark, recently promoted to the Federal Department..."]
    Freak Brothers
  36. 35. ["The cat is clawing my favorite chair to shreds!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  37. 36. ["Yap yap yap yap..."]
    Freak Brothers
  38. 37. ["Lookit that, will ya."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  39. 38. ["What's happening up ahead???"]
    Freak Brothers
  40. 39. ["With this automatic cat feeder..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  41. 40. ["What this place needs is some Christmas Spirit!"]
    Freak Brothers
  42. 41. ["The chubby one forgot to feed me today!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  43. 42. ["It's getting cold!"]
    Freak Brothers
  44. 43. ["I wait until the fat one goes to sleep on his waterbed..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  45. 44. Rip Off Press
  46. 45. ["This has gone far enough!"]
    Freak Brothers
  47. 46. ["If you could have anything in the world, what would you take?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  48. 47. Fat Freddy Says:
    Freak Brothers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas