(2005)

Apex Novelties, 1967 Series
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Price:
4.95 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Last Gasp
ISBN:
?
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern USA
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This is a flip book.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Mavrides
Inks:
Paul Mavrides
Colors:
Paul Mavrides
Letters:
Paul Mavrides

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Mavrides
Inks:
Paul Mavrides
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Illustration is made of 54 evenly spaced squares depicting different skull drawings, ranging from solidly realistic to "Hello Kitty" style.

Indexer Notes

Indicia notes at bottom

Jesus Fucking Christ! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Mavrides
Pencils:
Paul Mavrides
Inks:
Paul Mavrides
Letters:
Paul Mavrides

Synopsis:
A bunch of swirling shapes swear at each other.
Keywords:
adult

Walkin' the Streets (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (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]

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Robert Crumb; Charles Crumb Sr. (father); Charles Crumb Jr.; Martha Wheatley; Reverend Freeman; Tom Freeman; Viola Jackson; Beatrice Crumb (mother); Marty Pahls
Synopsis:
Crumb talks about his youthful alienation and insecurities, the huge pull his brother Charles had on him and the various dysfunctions of other family members.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

["The Checkered Demon drinks with his rotting zombie buddy"] (Table of Contents)

Checkered Demon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)

Characters:
Checkered Demon
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Signed and dated 2004. Dedicated "For: Micah"

Circle of Jerks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed); Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed); Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed); S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Robert Williams [as Robt. Williams] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed); Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed); Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed); S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Robert Williams [as Robt. Williams] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed); Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed); Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed); S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Robert Williams [as Robt. Williams] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed); Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed); Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed); S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Robert Williams [as Robt. Williams] (signed)

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Crumb; Spain Rodriguez; Paul Mavrides; Victor Moscoso; S. Clay Wilson; Gilbert Shelton; Robert Williams; Susie Bright [cameo]
Synopsis:
A more overtly political jam strip this time out with the usual random occurrences interlaced with commentary about the "War on Terror."
Keywords:
adult

Blobman the Magician (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Inks:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Blobman the Magician
Synopsis:
Blobman does some magic tricks.

["There goes the neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)

Synopsis:
Another absolutely jam packed Wilson illustration.
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Signed and dated January, 2001. Dedicated "For: Tom Powell"

["On a far flung island, Captain Pissgums watches television; while slave girls in revolt"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Pissgums / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)

Characters:
Captain Pissgums
Synopsis:
A jam packed battle scene.
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Signed and dated June, 2001. Dedicated "For John Kelly"

Shithead meets the Stinky Girls (Table of Contents)

Shithead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
Shithead; The Stinky Girls
Synopsis:
Shithead goes to a pub and gets into trouble after meeting the Stinky Girls.
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Dated 2004. Dedicated "For Vince 'N' Ginger"

Dante's Inferno (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Pencils:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Inks:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Letters:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)

Synopsis:
As always, Moscoso uses a series of non-sequiturs in a collage of figures from Gustave Doré and what appears to be communist Chinese comics.

["Some of the "little people" frolic through the enchanted forest of beautiful women"] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson (signed)

Characters:
Checkered Demon
Synopsis:
An illustration of several nude women towering over extremely short males.
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Signed and dated November 2001. Dedicated "For Jim Mitchell"

Dante and the River of Lethe (Table of Contents)

Topsy Turvy Comix / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Pencils:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Inks:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)
Letters:
Victor Moscoso [as Moscoso] (signed)

Synopsis:
Moscoso's figures spout a series of non-sequiturs in front of a Gustave Doré backdrop.

Indexer Notes

The story flips over halfway through. It can be read from either side.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Wart-Hog / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)

Characters:
Wonder Wart-Hog

["Fascination It's the game of life"] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)

Synopsis:
A street scene illustration

The Wart-Hog That Came In from the Cold (Table of Contents)

Wonder Wart-Hog / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wonder Wart-Hog [Philbert Desanex]; The Boss; Dr. Fischköder
Synopsis:
Philbert is fired right before he asks his boss for a raise. To make matters worse, he has lost the ability to bring out Wonder Wart-Hog.
Reprints:

Mickey's Meatwagon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mickey; Butch Prantwurst; Jack; Spider; Wayne
Synopsis:
The Road Vultures go to a beach party hosted by Butch in Canada.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography