Slow Death #3 [1st print Pentagram Press logo]
([November] 1971)

Last Gasp, 1970 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
Brand:
Last Gasp
Editing:
Ron Turner
Color:
Color Covers, Black and white interiors
Dimensions:
Standard modern US format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish different printings.
1st print November 1971 has 0.50 USD cover price. Has Pentagram Press logo on cover.
2nd print has 0.50 USD cover price. Has "Over 50,000 Sold" on cover.
3rd print has 0.75 USD cover price. Has grey circle over Pentagram Press logo.
4th print has 1.00 USD cover price. Has grey circle over Pentagram Press logo.


[Slow Death #3] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Inks:
Richard Corben (signed)[as Gore]
Colors:
Richard Corben (signed)[as Gore]

Characters:
Bu Lu; Nu Gu
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Slow Death Comix No. 3 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan
Inks:
Dave Sheridan
Letters:
Dave Sheridan

Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover introductory illustration with indicia information at bottom of page.

Dumb Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Lieutenant; Chief; Gu Nu; Nu Gu; Bu Lu
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

This is the official title as given in the table of contents to "Anthology of Slow Death" book. No obvious title given in the story itself.

The Harbinger (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Osborne
Pencils:
Jim Osborne
Inks:
Jim Osborne
Letters:
Jim Osborne

Characters:
The Harbinger
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Gene Shuffle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Letters:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]

Characters:
Gene Shuffle; Mommy; Son; Olga; Granny Damron
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Heirs of Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Inks:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Letters:
Richard Corben [as Gore]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gnarf; Zooby; Frang
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The Sleeping Continent (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Welz
Pencils:
Larry Welz
Inks:
Larry Welz
Letters:
Larry Welz

Keywords:
adult

Slow Death Quiz 3 (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Last Gasp] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for items from Last Gasp.

Match These Names to the Correct Letters (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside of back cover.

Slo-Death (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Greg Irons
Inks:
Greg Irons
Colors:
Greg Irons
Letters:
Greg Irons

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover of issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Slow Death #3]
  2. 1. Slow Death Comix No. 3
  3. 2. Dumb Story
  4. 3. The Harbinger
  5. 4. Gene Shuffle
  6. 5. Heirs of Earth
  7. 6. The Sleeping Continent
  8. 7. Slow Death Quiz 3
  9. 8. [Last Gasp]
  10. 9. Match These Names to the Correct Letters
  11. 10. Slo-Death
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steven Samuels
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas