(Spring 1988)

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Last Gasp Eco Funnies
Brand:
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Dori Memorial Issue] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

High on PMS (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Audrey Johnson [as A. Johnson] (signed) ?
Pencils:
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)
Inks:
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)
Letters:
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)

Reprints:

Harvey Sez (Table of Contents)

Harvey Sez / text article / 0.37 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Harvey praises the author Daniel Fuchs. The article includes a Kominsky-Crumb portrait of Harvey.

Weirdo no. 22 (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.63 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Dori Seda (photo)

Indexer Notes

A Kominsky-Crumb letterhead and spot illustration accompanies her editorial. Includes letters from "EFF" (Carboro, NC); Edgar "Bolt" Upright; Dave Ricker (Woodridge, NJ); Steven Svymbersky.

Also includes the first contributions to the Weirdo "Draw the Editor" contest, featuring tiny illustrations of Kominsky-Crumb from: Peter Bagge, B.N. Duncan, Sophie Crumb, Mike Parlette, Carol Tyler, John Terhorst and Lex.

Bimbos From Hell! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Krystine Kryttre
Pencils:
Krystine Kryttre
Inks:
Krystine Kryttre
Letters:
Krystine Kryttre

Genre:
humor; biography
Characters:
Dori Seda; Krystine Kryttre; Don Donahue; J.R. Williams; Ronzo [Ron Turner]
Synopsis:
Krystine remembers the good times she and Dori shared
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Let's Eat Brains (Table of Contents)

Natasha and Biff / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Dori Seda; Natasha; Biff
Synopsis:
Biff finds a recipe for brains and wants to try them
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

The 1949 Slinky Slur (Table of Contents)

Binky Brown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Binky Brown; Beulah; Twins
Synopsis:
Binky is tricked into hlaving his slinky
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

My First Arrest, My Last Incarceration (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Pencils:
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Inks:
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Letters:
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Lindsay Arnold; Tony Pastor; Marcus Cooney
Synopsis:
Lindsay is arrested for swearing at a policeman
Keywords:
autobiography

Two Old Birds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kim Deitch
Pencils:
Kim Deitch
Inks:
Kim Deitch
Letters:
Kim Deitch

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Larry Farrel; Puffy the Parrot; Sidney Toler; Mantan Moreland
Synopsis:
Larry Farrel recalls a prank from his acting career
Reprints:

Mr. Forbes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Tompkins
Pencils:
Roy Tompkins
Inks:
Roy Tompkins
Letters:
Roy Tompkins

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mr. Forbes; Roy; Larry
Synopsis:
Recollections of an abrasive neighbour

Queer-People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Jouflas
Pencils:
Ted Jouflas
Inks:
Ted Jouflas
Letters:
Ted Jouflas

Characters:
The Stuffed Cat Mathematician; West Berlin Rat Man; The Chinese Landlady Car Vandal; The Sunset Boulevard Wagon Christ; Chicago's Back Breaking Bat; The Terrier; The Witch of Evanston, Illinois
Synopsis:
A parade of eccentrics

The Return of Mrs. Kite (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Tyler
Pencils:
Carol Tyler
Inks:
Carol Tyler
Letters:
Carol Tyler

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Grandma Stella; Carol Tyler's Family
Synopsis:
Carol's grandmother returns, having eloped
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Ask Dr. Bunch (Table of Contents)

The Bunch / comic story / 7 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; Mommy [Babette]
Synopsis:
Some self-analysis
Keywords:
autobiography

Memories Are Made of This (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Robert Crumb; A Girl
Synopsis:
Robert Crumb tries for a hot date in the 1970s
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Strip continues onto the back cover. In black & white except for the final page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Dori Memorial Issue]
  2. 1. High on PMS
  3. 2. Harvey Sez
    Harvey Sez
  4. 3. Weirdo no. 22
  5. 4. Bimbos From Hell!
  6. 5. Let's Eat Brains
    Natasha and Biff
  7. 6. The 1949 Slinky Slur
    Binky Brown
  8. 7. My First Arrest, My Last Incarceration
  9. 8. Two Old Birds
  10. 9. Mr. Forbes
  11. 10. Queer-People
  12. 11. The Return of Mrs. Kite
  13. 12. Ask Dr. Bunch
    The Bunch
  14. 13. Memories Are Made of This
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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