(Fall 1986)

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Last Gasp
Brand:
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
ISBN:
0-86719-174-0 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
10.75" x 8.25" (27.3 cm x 20.9 cm)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Aline Kominsky-Crumb's first issue as editor. Cover pastiches womens magazines. 1st printing: ? (2.50 USD); 2nd printing: ? (3.95 USD)

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

["Ew, what a low-life name for a magazine!! Can't we change the name??"] (Table of Contents)

Mode O'Day / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mode O'Day
Reprints:

Glitz To Go (Table of Contents)

Didi Glitz / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Diane Noomin
Pencils:
Diane Noomin
Inks:
Diane Noomin
Letters:
Diane Noomin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Didi Glitz
Synopsis:
Rundown of assorted fashions
Reprints:

A Warning from Peter Bagge (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Bagge
Pencils:
Peter Bagge
Inks:
Peter Bagge
Letters:
Peter Bagge

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Bagge
Synopsis:
Bagge repents for his editorial stint

Weirdo number 18 (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.65 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils:
William Clark; Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Eric Freeman
Inks:
William Clark; Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Eric Freeman
Letters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Robert Crumb

Indexer Notes

A masthead drawing by Clark. Aline and Eric Freeman each contribute small spot illustrations. R. Crumb letters the reader letters- Kevin Dixon (Chapel Hill, NC); Joanne Hackett; Michael Bifulco; Karen Paperno (Austin, TX); Scott Semans (Seattle).

Ruptured? You Poor Schmuck! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.35 page (report information)

Letters:
Robert Crumb

Indexer Notes

Small ads for back issue of Weirdo and "The Shit Generation's" (Ed Nukes & Jocko Levant Brainiac 5) "Spooky Comics."

["They say opportunity knocks but once and you'd better grab it while you can!!"] (Table of Contents)

Mode O'Day / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mode O'Day; Mara; Doggy; Porpy; Alison; Scott; Jerry Wombat; Darlene
Synopsis:
Mode is offered a part in a film.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The Second Time Around (Table of Contents)

Binky Brown / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Justin Green
Pencils:
Justin Green
Inks:
Justin Green
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Binky Brown; Sharon; Jack Wolf; Ray
Synopsis:
Binky meets a fellow signpainter in a bar, and offers to help him out
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Story accompanied by four small illustrations. Binky Brown is Green's autobiographical pseudonym

I Remember the Sixties (Table of Contents)

East Texas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Dougan
Pencils:
Michael Dougan
Inks:
Michael Dougan
Letters:
Michael Dougan

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Childhood recollections of Texas
Keywords:
autobiography

Deep Thoughts from My Kitchen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Synopsis:
Aline's daily routine
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

What Big Girls Are Made Of (Table of Contents)

Didi Glitz / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Diane Noomin
Pencils:
Diane Noomin
Inks:
Diane Noomin
Letters:
Diane Noomin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Didi Glitz
Synopsis:
Commentary on female accoutrements
Reprints:

Cleanliness is Next to Dogliness!! (Table of Contents)

Tona-Toons / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dori Seda
Pencils:
Dori Seda
Inks:
Dori Seda
Letters:
Dori Seda

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dori Seda; Tona the Dog; Dracula
Synopsis:
Life with Tona
Reprints:

["This is about as much fun as french kissing the "Alien"] (Table of Contents)

Big Bitch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Algernon Backwash]
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Big Bitch; Asquith; Mal-Ocula; Nasty Elaine
Synopsis:
Big Bitch steals the formula for Coke
Reprints:

Big City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Linda Crothers
Pencils:
Linda Crothers
Inks:
Linda Crothers
Letters:
Linda Crothers

Synopsis:
The dangers of the city
Keywords:
observation

4 Red Brides (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Tyler (signed)
Pencils:
Carol Tyler (signed)
Inks:
Carol Tyler (signed)
Letters:
Carol Tyler (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Carol Ann [Carol Tyler]
Synopsis:
How art became an escape
Keywords:
autobiography

The Schlep Set (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Robert Crumb; Sophie Crumb; The Fru-Fru; Dominique
Synopsis:
A trip to France
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

The Valmor Story (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Zwigoff
Pencils:
? (anonymous)
Inks:
? (anonymous)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Text article about a hunt for 1930s Valmor advertising and sales material. Illustrated with approximately twenty-three images of labels and ads. In b&w except for the back cover.