(November-December 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Joe Orlando; Michael Fleisher (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

No ads.


The New Magazine of Weird Humor! (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Inks:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Art Arteries
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art is smaller version of back cover.

Table of Plop-tents (Table of Contents)

Plop! / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-142

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Contents page with Sergio Aragonés border art.

Welcome to Plop (Table of Contents)

Plop! / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-82A; ZA-57; ZA-120

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Page 1 has Cain, Abel and Eve introduction.
Page 2 has multiple single panel gags with job number ZA-57 in first panel.
Page 3 has multiple single panel gags with job number ZA-120 in last panel.

The Demand (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-48

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Plops (I) (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed); A. S. Habbick (signed)
Inks:
?; Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed); A. S. Habbick (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-34 Man jumps in after a drowning man to rescue his expensive ring.
ZA-63 "I have your dentures ready for you."
ZA-135 "Longest roots I've ever seen."
ZA-127 Cleaning lady at funeral home hides dirt under man in casket.
ZA-45 "Good riddance, ya bum." Man yells into a funeral home.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plop Drop / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
ZA-121

Indexer Notes

Letters from: The Midnight Phantom, Guy H. Lillian III, Paul Kupperberg, Carl Gafford.

No Ghoul Like an Old Ghoul (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3057

Genre:
horror-suspense

Plops (II) (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dare (signed); Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed)
Inks:
Dare (signed); Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-128 "I didn't have the heart to shoot him - that's my wife in there."
ZA-129 "Mind splashing around to keep our vegetables from sticking?"
ZA-141 "I thought it would be nice for Easter."
ZA-130 "We'll get a confession soon... we're grilling the suspect now."

Hey, Skinny! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-40

Genre:
humor

Plops (III) (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed); Atkins (signed)
Inks:
?; Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed); Atkins (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-53 Angels playing ring toss with their halos.
ZA-18 Big man on raft steers with smaller man tied to tiller.
ZA-28 Playing ball with a hand grenade.

The Man Who Came to Dinner (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1969

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Closing] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-82B

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside back cover in black and white.

Art Arteries (Table of Contents)

Plop! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The New Magazine of Weird Humor!
    Plop!
  2. 1. Table of Plop-tents
    Plop!
  3. 2. Welcome to Plop
    Plop!
  4. 3. The Demand
  5. 4. Plops (I)
    Plop!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Plop Drop
  7. 6. No Ghoul Like an Old Ghoul
  8. 7. Plops (II)
    Plop!
  9. 8. Hey, Skinny!
  10. 9. Plops (III)
    Plop!
  11. 10. The Man Who Came to Dinner
  12. 11. [Closing]
    Plop!
  13. 12. Art Arteries
    Plop!
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