(October 1988)

Kitchen Sink Press, 1987 Series
Price:
2.00 USD; 2.60 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Kitchen Sink Press
Brand:
Kitchen Sink Press
Editing:
J. D. King
Color:
color cover
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

["In this issue: Harvey Kurtzman, David Levine & Chas. Dickens. Also... R.O. Blechman, R. Crumb, Richard Sala..."] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J. D. King
Inks:
J. D. King
Colors:
J. D. King
Letters:
J. D. King

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. D. King
Pencils:
J. D. King
Inks:
J. D. King
Letters:
Typeset

The Return Of A Christmas Carol (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Dickens; Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Bob Crachit; Ebenezer Scrooge; Advertisers; Belle; Tiny Tim
Synopsis:
Kurtzman's version of A Christmas Carol as if applied to the demands of television, recasting Scrooge as a TV executive.
Reprints:
  • from Esquire (?, 1932 series) (December 1961)

What Th' Ding Dong!? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Characters:
Homunculus
Synopsis:
A ranting homunculus

The Operator (Table of Contents)

Freddy Brown the Squirt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Clowes
Pencils:
Dan Clowes
Inks:
Dan Clowes
Letters:
Dan Clowes

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Freddy Brown; Sandy; Mr. Brown; Mrs. Brown; Sandy's Father
Synopsis:
Freddy has a new babysitter.
Reprints:

Birthday Party (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Sala
Pencils:
Richard Sala
Inks:
Richard Sala
Letters:
Richard Sala

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mel; Brother-In-Law; Mr. Amthor; Wife; Therapist
Synopsis:
A succession of bad omens at a birthday party.
Reprints:

Bosko Meets The Space Aliens (Table of Contents)

Bosko / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Holmstrom
Pencils:
John Holmstrom
Inks:
John Holmstrom
Letters:
John Holmstrom

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bosko
Synopsis:
Who farted?

An L.A. Poet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anthony Mostrom
Pencils:
Anthony Mostrom
Inks:
Anthony Mostrom
Letters:
Anthony Mostrom

Genre:
humor
Characters:
L.A. Poet
Synopsis:
A poet desperate for attention.

The Davy Crockett Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Gosfield
Pencils:
Josh Gosfield
Inks:
Josh Gosfield
Letters:
Josh Gosfield

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Davy Crockett
Synopsis:
The life and influence of Davy Crockett.

Cold War (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
R. O. Blechman
Pencils:
R. O. Blechman
Inks:
R. O. Blechman

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A prison in the snow.
Reprints:
  • from Evergreen (?, ? series) (November-December 1962)

Beatniks USA (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
J. D. King
Pencils:
J. D. King
Inks:
J. D. King
Letters:
J. D. King

Synopsis:
The hopes and aspirations of the beatniks questioned.

Twist List (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. D. King
Pencils:
J. D. King
Inks:
J. D. King
Letters:
J. D. King

Synopsis:
40 of the coolest.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["In this issue: Harvey Kurtzman, David Levine & Chas. Dickens. Also... R.O. Blechman, R. Crumb, Richard Sala..."]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Return Of A Christmas Carol
  4. 3. What Th' Ding Dong!?
  5. 4. The Operator
    Freddy Brown the Squirt
  6. 5. Birthday Party
  7. 6. Bosko Meets The Space Aliens
    Bosko
  8. 7. An L.A. Poet
  9. 8. The Davy Crockett Story
  10. 9. Cold War
  11. 10. Beatniks USA
  12. 11. Twist List
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