(December 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
seven times per year
On-sale date:
1974-10-31 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Magazine Group
Editing:
Marv Wolfman
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks:
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors:
Nick Cardy (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Al Pacino [as Serpico]; unnamed suspect; The Nebbish

Watergate Parade (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Dick Wright
Inks:
Dick Wright
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Richard Nixon; Gerald Ford; Edward Kennedy
Synopsis:
Richard Nixon gives a pep talk to Gerald Ford, who is replacing Nixon in a long-running Broadway musical.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

["It Isn't Fair."] (Table of Contents)

Crazy's Who's Who / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Editor Wolfman explains how Richard Nixon's sudden resignation forced them to discard an expensive cover painting intended for this issue.

Police Gory Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils:
Vance Rodewalt
Inks:
Vance Rodewalt
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Charleton Heston [as Sgt. Joe Shootfurst]; Richard Thomas [as The Kid]
Synopsis:
Satire of the NBC television series "Police Story".

Crazy's Hamburgers On The March (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of fast food review columns, and of the restaurants they review.

Kaspar The Dead Baby (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Kaspar The Dead Baby; Windy The Not-So-Good Witch; Kaspar's father; Kaspar's Mother
Synopsis:
After listening to Kaspar's tale of how he was killed during a brawl between his father and mother, Windy suggests a way for Kaspar to avenge himself against his no-good father.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Parody of Harvey Comics' Casper The Friendly Ghost.

If Human Interest Articles Were Written Like Crime Stories (Table of Contents)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Barry Hepp
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Newspaper clippings of stories written in a more lurid than normal fashion.

The History Of Moosekind, Part Eight (Table of Contents)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Foster
Pencils:
Bob Foster
Inks:
Bob Foster
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
The history of Moose civilization continues, concentrating this time on the evolution of modern Germany.

Crazy's Prison Crazies (Table of Contents)

Crazy's Crazies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Stevens
Pencils:
John Stevens
Inks:
John Stevens
Letters:
John Stevens

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Series of one panel cartoons with a prison theme.

Insipid Romances (Table of Contents)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of true crime and tabloid photo magazines.

Saturday Morning TV (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Lance Boyle
Pencils:
Bert Forrest; Mordecai Inglefeld; Willie Ito; William Stout; Richard Stanley; Igor Vorpuzzi
Inks:
Bert Forrest; Mordecai Inglefeld; Willie Ito; William Stout; Richard Stanley; Igor Vorpuzzi
Letters:
Bert Forrest; Mordecai Inglefeld; Willie Ito; William Stout; Richard Stanley; Igor Vorpuzzi

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of Saturday morning cartoon shows. Shows parodied are Wheelie & The Chopper Bunch, Land Of The Lost, These Are The Days, The Partridge Family 2200 A.D., Devlin, and Hong Kong Phooey.

Serpikette: Copess On The Beat! (Table of Contents)

Crazy Far-Out Fumetti / photo story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Skurski; Nina Mende; Marv Wolfman
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of the film "Serpico".

Is Ford A Better Idea? (Table of Contents)

Poli-tickles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Robert Graysmith
Inks:
Robert Graysmith
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Gerald Ford
Synopsis:
Satirical commentary on the ascension of Gerald Ford to the Presidency.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Bouncy Paper Towels (Table of Contents)

Commercials That Drive You Crazy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Nancy Walker [as Rosie the waitress]
Synopsis:
Parody of Bounty Paper Towel commercials; the customers of a diner find a unique use for more absorbent Bouncy Paper Towels.

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Watergate Parade
  3. 2. ["It Isn't Fair."]
    Crazy's Who's Who
  4. 3. Police Gory Story
  5. 4. Crazy's Hamburgers On The March
  6. 5. Kaspar The Dead Baby
  7. 6. If Human Interest Articles Were Written Like Crime Stories
  8. 7. The History Of Moosekind, Part Eight
  9. 8. Crazy's Prison Crazies
    Crazy's Crazies
  10. 9. Insipid Romances
  11. 10. Saturday Morning TV
  12. 11. Serpikette: Copess On The Beat!
    Crazy Far-Out Fumetti
  13. 12. Is Ford A Better Idea?
    Poli-tickles
  14. 13. Bouncy Paper Towels
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
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