(September 1975)

Big Apple Productions, 1975 Series
 
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Big Apple Productions
Editing:
Flo Steinberg
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
1cm shorter than Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Flo Steinberg is the publisher, and editor as a whole, rather than of the individual strips


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Larry Hama; Paul Kirchner; Stu Schwartzberg; Wally Wood
Inks:
Larry Hama; Paul Kirchner; Stu Schwartzberg; Wally Wood
Colors:
Michele Brand
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Michele Brand ?
Inks:
Michele Brand ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover with border art and indicia information at bottom of page.

The Man Without A City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
After denouncing New York, a man is sentenced to spend the remainder of his life having no contact with the city

Peep Shows (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Archie Goodwin
Inks:
Archie Goodwin
Letters:
Archie Goodwin

Genre:
humor; non-fiction
Characters:
Archie Goodwin
Synopsis:
Archie Goodwin investigates peep shows

My Word (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Wally Wood
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
Wally Wood

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Wally Wood
Synopsis:
Wood exaggerates New York's reputation for sleaze and sex

Indexer Notes

Strip is a parody of 'My World', which Wood drew for Weird Science (EC, 1951 series) #22

The Tube (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Wally Wood
Pencils:
Al Williamson
Inks:
Al Williamson
Letters:
Al Williamson ?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Brad Bickford
Synopsis:
Brad Bickford is transported to another dimension where he is considered their long-prophesied champion

Indexer Notes

Dan Green is credited as helping to meet the deadline. Bickford bears a strong resemblence to then Marvel editor Roy Thomas

A Nice Place To Visit, But... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Linda Fite
Pencils:
Linda Fite
Inks:
Linda Fite
Letters:
Linda Fite

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The contrast between New York and California

Over & Under (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams; Larry Hama
Inks:
Neal Adams; Ralph Reese
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis:
The contrasting lives of an office secretary and a prostitute

Indexer Notes

Two contrasting strips run down each page. The Larry Hama pencilled section is inked by Ralph Reese

New York City: The Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Kirchner
Pencils:
Paul Kirchner
Inks:
Paul Kirchner
Letters:
Paul Kirchner

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A paranoid's glimpse into New York's future

The Battery's Down (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Weiss
Pencils:
Al Weiss
Inks:
Al Weiss
Letters:
Howard Weiss

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Genghis Green
Synopsis:
A new arrival in the city experiences a rapid dose of its downside

Lotsa Yox (Table of Contents)

Rodger Farnsworth USAAF / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Herb Trimpe
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
Herb Trimpe

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rodger Farnsworth USAAF
Synopsis:
1933 pilot has an unexpected encounter

Indexer Notes

Produced in newspaper strip format

The Silent Minority (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Ploog
Pencils:
Mike Ploog
Inks:
Mike Ploog
Letters:
Mike Ploog

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A day in the life of a hobo

Token (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Herb Trimpe
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe
Inks:
Herb Trimpe
Letters:
Herb Trimpe

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A subway token is discovered in the far distant future
Keywords:
fable

Backword (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Flo Steinberg
Pencils:
Flo Steinberg ?
Inks:
Flo Steinberg ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Text with illustration signed FS.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Reese
Inks:
Ralph Reese
Colors:
Michele Brand
Letters:
Ralph Reese

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Illustration on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Foreword
  3. 2. The Man Without A City
  4. 3. Peep Shows
  5. 4. My Word
  6. 5. The Tube
  7. 6. A Nice Place To Visit, But...
  8. 7. Over & Under
  9. 8. New York City: The Future
  10. 9. The Battery's Down
  11. 10. Lotsa Yox
    Rodger Farnsworth USAAF
  12. 11. The Silent Minority
  13. 12. Token
  14. 13. Backword
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
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