(September 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Price:
12.95 USD
Pages:
92
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
093019327X Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978056097043251295
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
1st printing- Treasury size- 15" x 10.87" (38.1 cm x 27.6 cm); 3rd printing & up- 11.87" x 8.93" (30.14 cm x 22.68 cm)
Binding:
Softcover

Issue Notes

These follow-up printings were still oversize but not quite as large as the original printing. Includes a brand new cover. Third printing (September 1986, 12.95 USD); Fourth printing (September 1990, 12.95 US$, 14.95 CAN$). Dimensions- 11.87" x 8.93" (30.14 cm x 22.68 cm). The fourth printing was used to create this index. The ISBN on the back cover differs from the one in the indicia.


[“Foreword by Harvey Kurtzman, creator of Mad!”] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Colors:
Jim Woodring
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Wayne Newton; Lord of Eltingville; Vampira; Tor Johnson; Robot Monster; Shemp; Joe Franklin; Bud Abbott

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 5 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

title page; special thanks, reprint, production and copyright credits; title and publisher page with a single illustration; table of contents with three small illustrations

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

From January 1990

Fred Cleans His Ear (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Fred's Night Out (Table of Contents)

Nostalgic Television Comics / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Fred Mertz; Bird [Charlie Parker]
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

Honeymooner (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
The Simpleton [Ed Norton]; Ralph Kramden; Alice Kramden
Reprints:

The Commies Are Coming! The Commies Are Coming! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jack Webb

Indexer Notes

From 1984. Image was first used on Rhino Home Video VHS tapes.

The Joe Franklin Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Joe Franklin; Matzobrina Franklin; Joe's Father; Teacher; Buster Keaton (unnamed); Barbara Streisand; Woody Allen; Robert Redford; Uncle Don; Bruce Tenger; Errol Baggot; Joe DiMaggio
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

Game Show Hosts Walk Among Us! (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jack Narz; Bill Cullen; Wink Martindale; Bob Eubanks; Bob Barker
Reprints:

Bob Hope's 100th Birthday (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / Future Television Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bob Hope
Reprints:

Crazy Deadie – His Prices Were Insane! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Crazy Deadie
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

The Andy Griffith Show (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Sheriff Taylor; Deputy Fife; Aunt Bea; Goober
Synopsis:
Mayberry's townfolk don't take kindly to a black man visiting their town.
Reprints:

Tor Like Oatmeal (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Tor Johnson At Home (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Tor Johnson
Reprints:

The World, The Flesh, & Robot Monster (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Robot Monster; Arnold Stang
Reprints:

Attack of the 50 Foot Stinky (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Stinky
Reprints:

Tor Johnson's Hollywood Tour (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Tor Johnson
Reprints:

Oodles of Doodles (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Doodles Weaver
Reprints:

Rat City (Table of Contents)

Nostalgic Television Comics presents Abbott & Costello / comic story / 1.58 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lou Costello; Bud Abbott; The Diz [Dizzy Gillespie]
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.13 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Six small illustrations

Frat Facts (Table of Contents)

Bulu, mighty 600 lb. Gorilla / comic story / 0.29 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bulu
Reprints:
  • from Stop! Magazine

Jimmy Durante Boffs Young Starlets (Table of Contents)

Snazzy Schnozz Fun! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jimmy Durante
Reprints:

Dining With Mutants (With Arthur Godfrey) (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Arthur Godfrey
Reprints:

Larry Finearama Nitemare (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine
Reprints:

Tor's Nightmare (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman; Johnny Legend
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Tor Johnson; Bela Lugosi
Reprints:

William Bendix Sightings (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
William Bendix; Sandy Dennis
Reprints:

June 2050 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Ernest Borgnine; Ernestine; George Kennedy
Reprints:

The Duke is Coming (Dawn of the Duke) (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
John Wayne's Cadaver
Reprints:

The Incredible Shrinking Joe Franklin (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Joe Franklin
Reprints:

Tor in New York (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Tor Johnson
Reprints:

But Really You're a Great Audience (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Mr. Excitement! The Living History of Wayne Newton (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Wayne Newton; Jerry Newton; Bobby Darin; Ed Sullivan; Steve Reeves; Johnny Carson; Elvis Presley; Howard Bellin
Reprints:
  • from High Times Magazine #97 (September 1983)

Joe DeRita of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Joe DeRita
Reprints:

The Lou Costello Jr. Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lou Costello Jr.; Lou Costello; Bud Abbott; Jimmy Durante
Synopsis:
Another sampling of Friedman's pitch black humor. A story told from the point of view of Lou Costello's dead baby son.
Reprints:

["Bud Abbott made his final stage appearance in 1974 at the old actors home in Los Angeles."] (Table of Contents)

Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Joe DeRita; Oliver Hardy; Fred Quimby; Doodles Weaver; Jimmy Nelson; Danny O'Day; Farfel
Synopsis:
Brief glimpses of the listed characters in their advanced old age.
Reprints:

Joe Franklin is a Dream Walkin' (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Joe Franklin
Synopsis:
Franklin sleepwalks in Times Square.
Reprints:

Laugh Makers (Second of a Series) (Table of Contents)

Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Arthur Q. Bryan; Mantan Moreland; Dave O'Brien; Mousie Garner; El Brendel; Don Wilson; Frank Fontaine; Larry Fine
Synopsis:
Another set of brief glimpses at the last days of the listed characters.
Reprints:

Strange Bedfellows (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Doris Day (unnamed); Rock Hudson (unnamed); Jim Nabors (unnamed)
Reprints:

Laugh Makers (Wallowing in Their Wacky Despair...) (Table of Contents)

Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jackie Coogan; Joe E. Brown; Bert Lahr; Paul J. Smith; Sammy Wolf; Dick York
Synopsis:
Another set of brief glimpses of "laugh makers" in the latter stage of their lives.
Reprints:

Whatever Became of... Our Gang? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Alfalfa; Spanky; Buckwheat; Butch; Darla; Chubby; Farina; Wheezer; Porky; Waldo; Stymie; Scotty
Synopsis:
Detailing the "then" and "now" for all the listed characters in of course as twisted a manner as one could possibly imagine.
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

Old Bud Abbott (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bud Abbott
Reprints:

A Hollywood Love Supreme (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Rock Hudson; Gina Lollobrigida; Jim Nabors (unnamed)
Reprints:

The Saga of Frank Sinatra Jr. (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Frank Sinatra Jr.; Frank Sinatra; Mike Douglas; Rex Reed
Synopsis:
Detailing Sinatra Jr.'s (lack of) success as a professional singer.
Reprints:

More Laugh Makers (Those Irrepressible Funsters...) (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Hell / Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Shemp Howard; Wally Cox; Richard Deacon; Edgar Buchanan; Junior Samples; Joe E. Ross
Reprints:

Cover Girls (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

New York Elevator Men- A Vanishing Breed (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Borgnine's Bowels Exposed! (Table of Contents)

Screw / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Ernest Borgnine
Reprints:
  • from Screw magazine

Hot Psycho Sex Pix! (Table of Contents)

Screw / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
  • from Screw magazine

Shemp's Sinful Sex Secrets (Table of Contents)

Screw / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Shemp Howard
Reprints:
  • from Screw magazine

Moe, Larry and Curly (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Moe; Larry; Curly
Reprints:
  • from Video Magazine

Larry's Crystal Ball (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine
Reprints:
  • from Larry: The Stooge In the Middle (Last Gasp, 1984 series) #[nn]

Young Larry (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine
Reprints:
  • from Larry: The Stooge In the Middle (Last Gasp, 1984 series) #[nn]

Onstage With Ted Healy (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine; Ted Healy
Reprints:
  • from Larry: The Stooge In the Middle (Last Gasp, 1984 series) #[nn]

Stooges With Eddie Cantor (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine; Moe; Eddie Cantor; Shemp Howard
Reprints:
  • from Larry: The Stooge In the Middle (Last Gasp, 1984 series) #[nn]

[“Larry in retirement.”] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Larry Fine
Reprints:
  • from Larry: The Stooge In the Middle (Last Gasp, 1984 series) #[nn]

Portrait: Abbott and Costello (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello
Reprints:
  • from Video Magazine

The Abbott and Costello Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bud Abbott; The Andrews Sisters; Bela Lugosi
Reprints:
  • from Video Magazine

The Edward D. Wood, Jr. Players Trading Cards (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Hell / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Bela Lugosi; Ed Wood Jr.; Criswell; Vampira; Dudley Manlove; Tor Johnson; Joanna Lee; Kenne Duncan; Tom Mason; Gregory Walcott; Mona McKinnon
Reprints:

Plan Nine From Outer Space (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Tor Johnson; Vampira
Reprints:

Paul Henning Amongst His Characters (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Paul Henning
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Originally part of a text article titled "From Hooterville to Eternity- The Situation Comedy of Paul Henning."

Eight Devil Postcards (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Adolf Hitler; Fred Blassie; Tor Johnson; Mr. Steele

Indexer Notes

Previously unpublished. The illustrations are titled: “I Like This Guy, He's Nutsy!;” “Fred Blassie- King of Hell;” “Devil of An Appetite;” “Dancing With the Devil;”' That Devil Tor;” “You're Invited Mr. Steele;” “Blazing Tor”

They'll Never Own a Yacht (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Door Man; Barber; Fisherman; Bus Boy; Janitor; Bar Keep; No Trade; Plumber; Bank Dick; Milk Man; Postman; Butcher; Cabbie; Druggist; Locksmith; Retired; Waiter; Geek
Reprints:

Fat, Bald, Bitter & Angry- Crosby, Stills & Nash in the Eighties (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Dave Crosby; Graham Nash; Stephen Stills
Reprints:
  • from High Times magazine

Go, Lord, Go! (Table of Contents)

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typeset

The Lord of Eltingville in “What I Like” (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lord of Eltingville; Johnny Carson (unnamed)
Reprints:

Solitary Blues (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

The Lord of Eltingville On the Merits of Ed Platt (Table of Contents)

Star Dissections / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lord of Eltingville; Ed Platt; The Contessa
Reprints:

The Day Chet Huntley Died (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Farmer; Edna; Ed; Ed's Father; Ed's Mother; Louie
Reprints:

The Lord of Eltingville His Life and Times (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Hell / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lord of Eltingville; Joe Bolton; Frank Sinatra (unnamed); Sammy Davis Jr. (unnamed); Dean Martin (unnamed); Joey Bishop (unnamed); Peter Lawford (unnamed)
Reprints:

All This and Frank Sinatra, Jr., Too (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Frank Sinatra Jr.
Reprints:

They Need Your Designer Jeans (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.21 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Now Side Show Freaks Can Be Fashionable Too! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.23 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
  • from Heavy Metal Magazine ?

Gloria Vanderbilt for Coonskins (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.56 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Gloria Vanderbilt
Reprints:
  • from Heavy Metal Magazine ?

Ugly Baseball Cards (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Ron Yubba; Yank Custis; Marnin Rosenberg
Reprints:
  • from High Times Magazine #? (1981 ?)
  • from STOP! #3 (July/August 1982)

Marnin and Morgan- A Romance the Media Missed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Josh Alan Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Marnin Rosenberg; Roommate; Morgan Fairchild; Larry Fine
Reprints:

The Lord of Eltingville's European Vacation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lord of Eltingville
Reprints:

Glossary (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Eddie Canto; Morgan Fairchild; Larry Fine; Lord of Eltingville; Vampira

Indexer Notes

Brief blurbs on twenty-five of the persons featured in the book accompanied by five small illustrations

Drew Friedman / Josh Alan Friedman (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bruce Jay Friedman (photo); Drew Friedman (photo); Josh Alan Friedman (photo); Bruce Friedman (photo); Kipp Friedman (photo)

Indexer Notes

A family picture that features the Friedman brothers and father. Accompanied by a brief bio of the book's creators.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Drew Friedman; Kip Lott (photo)
Inks:
Drew Friedman; Kip Lott (photo)
Colors:
Jim Woodring
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Drew Friedman (photo); Josh Alan Friedman (photo); Larry Fine; Tor Johnson; Lord of Eltingville; Milton Berle; Bela Lugosi; Moe; Frank Sinatra; Vampira; Shemp

Indexer Notes

Media quotes accompanied by two photos of the book's creators and a 1986 Friedman border illustration featuring many of the characters from the interior. The illustrations originally appeared on Rhino VHS tapes.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [“Foreword by Harvey Kurtzman, creator of Mad!”]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Foreword
  4. 3. Fred Cleans His Ear
  5. 4. Fred's Night Out
    Nostalgic Television Comics
  6. 5. Honeymooner
    Star Dissections
  7. 6. The Commies Are Coming! The Commies Are Coming!
  8. 7. The Joe Franklin Story
  9. 8. Game Show Hosts Walk Among Us!
    Star Dissections
  10. 9. Bob Hope's 100th Birthday
    Star Dissections / Future Television Presents
  11. 10. Crazy Deadie – His Prices Were Insane!
  12. 11. The Andy Griffith Show
  13. 12. Tor Like Oatmeal
  14. 13. Tor Johnson At Home
  15. 14. The World, The Flesh, & Robot Monster
    Star Dissections
  16. 15. Attack of the 50 Foot Stinky
    Star Dissections
  17. 16. Tor Johnson's Hollywood Tour
    Star Dissections
  18. 17. Oodles of Doodles
    Star Dissections
  19. 18. Rat City
    Nostalgic Television Comics presents Abbott & Costello
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. Frat Facts
    Bulu, mighty 600 lb. Gorilla
  22. 21. Jimmy Durante Boffs Young Starlets
    Snazzy Schnozz Fun!
  23. 22. Dining With Mutants (With Arthur Godfrey)
    Star Dissections
  24. 23. Larry Finearama Nitemare
    Star Dissections
  25. 24. Tor's Nightmare
  26. 25. William Bendix Sightings
    Star Dissections
  27. 26. June 2050
  28. 27. The Duke is Coming (Dawn of the Duke)
    Star Dissections
  29. 28. The Incredible Shrinking Joe Franklin
    Star Dissections
  30. 29. Tor in New York
  31. 30. But Really You're a Great Audience
  32. 31. Mr. Excitement! The Living History of Wayne Newton
  33. 32. Joe DeRita of the Apes
    Star Dissections
  34. 33. The Lou Costello Jr. Story
  35. 34. ["Bud Abbott made his final stage appearance in 1974 at the old actors home in Los Angeles."]
    Laugh Makers
  36. 35. Joe Franklin is a Dream Walkin'
  37. 36. Laugh Makers (Second of a Series)
    Laugh Makers
  38. 37. Strange Bedfellows
  39. 38. Laugh Makers (Wallowing in Their Wacky Despair...)
    Laugh Makers
  40. 39. Whatever Became of... Our Gang?
  41. 40. Old Bud Abbott
  42. 41. A Hollywood Love Supreme
  43. 42. The Saga of Frank Sinatra Jr.
  44. 43. More Laugh Makers (Those Irrepressible Funsters...)
    Hollywood Hell / Laugh Makers
  45. 44. Cover Girls
  46. 45. New York Elevator Men- A Vanishing Breed
  47. 46. Borgnine's Bowels Exposed!
    Screw
  48. 47. Hot Psycho Sex Pix!
    Screw
  49. 48. Shemp's Sinful Sex Secrets
    Screw
  50. 49. Moe, Larry and Curly
  51. 50. Larry's Crystal Ball
  52. 51. Young Larry
  53. 52. Onstage With Ted Healy
  54. 53. Stooges With Eddie Cantor
  55. 54. [“Larry in retirement.”]
  56. 55. Portrait: Abbott and Costello
  57. 56. The Abbott and Costello Story
  58. 57. The Edward D. Wood, Jr. Players Trading Cards
    Hollywood Hell
  59. 58. Plan Nine From Outer Space
    Star Dissections
  60. 59. Paul Henning Amongst His Characters
  61. 60. Eight Devil Postcards
  62. 61. They'll Never Own a Yacht
  63. 62. Fat, Bald, Bitter & Angry- Crosby, Stills & Nash in the Eighties
  64. 63. Go, Lord, Go!
  65. 64. The Lord of Eltingville in “What I Like”
    Star Dissections
  66. 65. Solitary Blues
  67. 66. The Lord of Eltingville On the Merits of Ed Platt
    Star Dissections
  68. 67. The Day Chet Huntley Died
  69. 68. The Lord of Eltingville His Life and Times
    Hollywood Hell
  70. 69. All This and Frank Sinatra, Jr., Too
  71. 70. They Need Your Designer Jeans
  72. 71. Now Side Show Freaks Can Be Fashionable Too!
  73. 72. Gloria Vanderbilt for Coonskins
  74. 73. Ugly Baseball Cards
  75. 74. Marnin and Morgan- A Romance the Media Missed
  76. 75. The Lord of Eltingville's European Vacation
  77. 76. Glossary
  78. 77. Drew Friedman / Josh Alan Friedman
  79. 78. [no title indexed]
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