(August 1980)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
A Marvel Magazine [Spider-Man]
Barcode:
0714860290408
Editing:
Larry Hama
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover erroneously labels this as issue #66.


["Bubble Your Troubles Away"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Larkin (signed)
Inks:
Bob Larkin (signed)
Colors:
Bob Larkin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Obnoxio the Clown for President (Table of Contents)

Obnoxio The Clown / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Virgil Diamond ?
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg (signed)
Inks:
Alan Kupperberg (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Obnoxio the Clown
Synopsis:
Obnoxio the Clown provides his political platform for his candidacy for the Presidency.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Blech Hole (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Bob McLeod (signed)
Inks:
Klaus Janson (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Forster [as Commander/Captain Holler]; Joseph Bottoms [as Mr. Pizan]; Anthony Perkins [as Dr. Undrant]; Yvette Mimeaux [as Kitty McCrab]; Maximillian Schell [as Dr. Melon Reinrot]; Ernest Borgnine [as Harry]
Synopsis:
Parody of the film "The Black Hole".

Indexer Notes

Robert Forster's character is addressed as "Commander Holler" on page one, but as "Captain Holler" thereafter.

Fads (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter Bramley
Pencils:
Peter Bramley
Inks:
Peter Bramley
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Predictions of absurd fads destined to sweep the nation in the future.

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 1 (Table of Contents)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
When a sailor adrift on the ocean finds a small raft to hold on to, his weight capsizes it.

Pinky's First Date gets out of Hand (Table of Contents)

The Finger Family / photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Gutman
Pencils:
Dan Gutman (photos)
Inks:
Dan Gutman (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A family of hands become upset when their eldest daughter starts dating a foot.

The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Boring Reality (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Hannigan
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A youth fantasizes he is riding a tricked out motorcycle.

Mr. Rogers Pacifies the Universe (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Morris
Pencils:
Dave Morris
Inks:
Dave Morris
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Fred Rogers [as Mr. Rogers]
Synopsis:
Mr. Rogers ends war and strife on the planet through his unique world view and personal magnetism.

Crazy Visits a Beach Party (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Ned Sonntag
Inks:
Ned Sonntag
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Satire of modern beach parties.

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 2 (Table of Contents)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A man adrift on a commode gets supplies air dropped to him.

The Creatures in the Volcano (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Chris James (rewritten dialogue)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Wally Wood; Marie Severin (tones)
Letters:
Michael Higgins

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
An old Marvel horror story is reprinted with rewritten dialogue to satirize the genre; a Polynesian native must investigate the strange events surrounding a neighboring volcano.
Reprints:

The Eleventh Hour Special (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Allikas
Pencils:
Walter Brogan
Inks:
Walter Brogan
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Behemoth Jack
Synopsis:
Parody of the television show "The Midnight Special"; acts satirized are The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer.

The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Repulsive Reality (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mary Wilshire
Pencils:
Mary Wilshire
Inks:
Mary Wilshire
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A girl fantasizes that her prom date isn't homely.

The Audition (Table of Contents)

Howard The Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Pat Broderick
Inks:
Armando Gil
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler
Synopsis:
Howard auditions variety acts for his vaudeville style revue.

Obnoxio the Clown Funpage (Table of Contents)

Obnoxio The Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Virgil Diamond
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg
Inks:
Alan Kupperberg
Letters:
typeset; Alan Kupperberg

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Obnoxio the Clown
Synopsis:
Satire of comic book activity pages.

Super Hero Limericks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Allikas
Pencils:
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks:
Vic Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Hulk [Bruce Banner]; May Parker; The Owl; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Limericks satirizing popular super heroes.

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 3 (Table of Contents)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters:
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A man adrift on a commode flushes when he shouldn't.

Bake Roaches in the Tutti Frutti Century (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Murad Gumen
Pencils:
Kent Gamble
Inks:
Kent Gamble
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Gil Gerard [as Bake Roaches]; Erin Gray [as Wilma]; Tim O'Connor [as Dr. Sewer]
Synopsis:
Parody of the "Buck Rogers" television show.

Subscribe to Crazy and Protect Yourself from Danterous Ultra-violet Radiation (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Obnoxio the Clown
Synopsis:
Subscription solicitation claiming that Crazy Magazine is the ultimate protection from ultra-violet radiation poisoning.

Straw Poll Contest (Table of Contents)

Obnoxio The Clown / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Virgil Diamond ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Satirical poll gauging the merits of Obnoxio the Clown's candidacy for President.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

No-Nuke of the North (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Mike Royer (signed)
Inks:
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors:
Carl Gafford ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
An Eskimo wears anti-nuclear buttons on his parka.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.