(February 1977)

Rip Off Press, 1977 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Rip Off Press, Inc.
Brand:
Rip Off Press
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors
Dimensions:
5.25" x 8.25" #1-5; Standard Modern Age U.S. #6-7 and #1-5 [Revised]
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; glossy cover
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 between printings.
1st print February 1977 and 2nd-4th prints have 0.75 USD cover price.
1st print says "By Gilbert Shelton" on front cover. Copyright on back cover outside of circle.
2nd print says "By Gilbert Shelton & Dave Sheridan". Copyright on back cover is inside of circle.
3rd & 4th say "By Gilbert Shelton & Dave Sheridan". Copyright on back cover is outside of circle.
5th print has 1.00 USD cover price. 6th print has 1.25 USD cover price. 7th print has 1.50 USD cover price.

Format changes - see issue #1[Revised].
8th print has 2.00 USD cover price. 9th print has 2.95 USD cover price. 10th print has 3.25 USD cover price.
Possible 2.50 USD cover price? Later printings with greater than 3.25 USD cover price?


The Adventures of Fat Freddy's Cat (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Same front and back cover image used on issues #1, #2, and #3.

["I'm Fat Freddy's Cat and I'm mean and tough..."] (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:

Indexer Notes

Inside of front cover with indicia information.

Fat Freddy's Cat Book 1 (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Title page with indicia and copyright information on bottom of second page.

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
Synopsis:
A tale of intrigue and espionage at the highest levels of government.
Reprints:

["The fat one really gets off on that teevee football game!"] (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:

["Got me a new water bed!"] (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:

["Dried cat food again! Ugh!"] (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:

["Fat Freddy never cleans out my cat box!"] (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:

["You ever seen a talking cat?"] (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:

["That son of a bitch Fat Freddy has gone off and locked me in the house!"] (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:

Indexer Notes

Original title was "That motherfucker Fat Freddy has gone off and locked me in the house!" Also the gray shading stripes are removed from the cats body.

["Scout #37642197 reports presence of giant pussycat in area, Field Marshall!"] (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:

["We'll send in a scout to reconnoiter the area."] (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:

["I'm thirsty."] (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:

["The chubby one forgot to feed me today!"] (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:

["I'm tired of buying cat litter!"] (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:

["Haven't seen a cockroach in weeks!"] (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:

["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:

["Moan! Fat Freddy mixed a bowl of tuna spread..."] (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:

["Locked in a strange house!"] (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:

["What's the door doing open at the Freak Brothers' place..."] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 2 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:

["With this automatic cat feeder..."] (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:

["I haven't done anything to aggravate Fat Freddy in a long time!"] (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:

["Fat Freddy went off and forgot to feed me again!"] (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:

["That's what's know as The Cover-up!"] (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:

["I'm making you a cat door!"] (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:

["I wait until the fat one goes to sleep on his waterbed..."] (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:

["Heeeeere kitty kitty kitty kitty..."] (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:

["Wahhh! I just spent my last sixty-five dollars on catnip!"] (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:

["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
Reprints:

["How irritating!"] (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:

["Look! The cat's legs are moving while he's sound asleep!"] (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:

["I need a drink of water!"] (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:

["Pssssst! Hey, Lion!"] (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:

["Bark! Bark!"] (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:

["Where'd you get that fish?"] (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:

["I'm hungry!"] (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:

["Wow! That's the biggest mouse I've ever seen!"] (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:

["The back door to this restaurant is open!"] (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:

["See that dude over there?"] (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:

["I'm sleepy!"] (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:

["Lookit that, will ya."] (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:

["Wow, look over there!"] (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:

["I just love that shit-kickin' music!"] (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:

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside back cover.

Fat Freddy's Cat (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton; Dave Sheridan
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton; Dave Sheridan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton; Dave Sheridan

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

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover of issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventures of Fat Freddy's Cat
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  2. 1. ["I'm Fat Freddy's Cat and I'm mean and tough..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  3. 2. Fat Freddy's Cat Book 1
  4. 3. I Led Nine Lives!
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  5. 4. ["The fat one really gets off on that teevee football game!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  6. 5. ["Got me a new water bed!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  7. 6. ["Dried cat food again! Ugh!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  8. 7. ["Fat Freddy never cleans out my cat box!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  9. 8. ["You ever seen a talking cat?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  10. 9. ["That son of a bitch Fat Freddy has gone off and locked me in the house!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  11. 10. ["Scout #37642197 reports presence of giant pussycat in area, Field Marshall!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  12. 11. ["We'll send in a scout to reconnoiter the area."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  13. 12. ["I'm thirsty."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  14. 13. ["The chubby one forgot to feed me today!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  15. 14. ["I'm tired of buying cat litter!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  16. 15. ["Haven't seen a cockroach in weeks!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  17. 16. ["How dull life is... without cockroaches!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  18. 17. ["Moan! Fat Freddy mixed a bowl of tuna spread..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  19. 18. ["Locked in a strange house!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  20. 19. ["What's the door doing open at the Freak Brothers' place..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  21. 20. ["With this automatic cat feeder..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  22. 21. ["I haven't done anything to aggravate Fat Freddy in a long time!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  23. 22. ["Fat Freddy went off and forgot to feed me again!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  24. 23. ["That's what's know as The Cover-up!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  25. 24. ["I'm making you a cat door!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  26. 25. ["I wait until the fat one goes to sleep on his waterbed..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  27. 26. ["Heeeeere kitty kitty kitty kitty..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  28. 27. ["Wahhh! I just spent my last sixty-five dollars on catnip!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  29. 28. ["Fat Freddy is depressed!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  30. 29. ["How irritating!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  31. 30. ["Look! The cat's legs are moving while he's sound asleep!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  32. 31. ["I need a drink of water!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  33. 32. ["Pssssst! Hey, Lion!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  34. 33. ["Bark! Bark!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  35. 34. ["Where'd you get that fish?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  36. 35. ["I'm hungry!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  37. 36. ["Wow! That's the biggest mouse I've ever seen!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  38. 37. ["The back door to this restaurant is open!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  39. 38. ["See that dude over there?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  40. 39. ["I'm sleepy!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  41. 40. ["Lookit that, will ya."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  42. 41. ["Wow, look over there!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  43. 42. ["I just love that shit-kickin' music!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  44. 43. Fat Freddy's Cat
    Fat Freddy's Cat
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