(January-February 1974)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume:
2
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:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

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

Plop! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-147-1

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover image is small section of back cover image.

Table of Plop-tents (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
ZA-158

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Titles to sequences with short descriptions.

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-147-1; ZA-147-2; ZA-14

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve
Synopsis:
Three page intoduction designed to help you figure what PLOP means.
Reprints:

Belly Laugh (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Maxene Fabe
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1860

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Our first story takes place in a dry-cleaning store.

Indexer Notes

Story introduced by Abel.

Plops (I) (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; de Carlo; Crocker; David Brown
Inks:
?; de Carlo; Crocker; David Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Cain introduces multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-121 "Mr. Collins, did I tell you that the janitor oiled the casters on your chair?"
ZA-24 "He won't come up -- I think he's angry because we tied that huge stone to his neck!"
ZA-68 "No! Friend, don't jump!"
ZA-135 "Darling! Why so cold all of a sudden?"
ZA-22 "Two heads are better then one? Sometimes! Heh...Heh...Heh!"
ZA-23 "Let's make no bones about it -- getting your car fixed today is a lifetime PLOPosition!"
ZA-91 "Pssst! Don't order the chefs' special!"
ZA-100 "Well, sir - that's one fly at least that won't be bothering you again...!"
ZA-5 An Executioner is cutting the salami for his sandwich with the guillotine."

A Rejection From Cain (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael J. Pellowski
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-2009

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain
Synopsis:
A free lance writer gets a rejection notice.
Reprints:

Plops (II) (Table of Contents)

Prison Plops / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Abel

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
A-120 B Birds use the hairs from a prisoners beard for nest building.
A-156 "You know the rules about pets!"
ZA-132 "I think there are other things that need to be worked out before we start arguing about who's going to fly the plane."
A-120-A "I need a volunteer."

Once Upon a Swine... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Maxene Fabe; Victor Schwartzman (story idea)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-2060

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Eve
Synopsis:
Now a story about a millionaire who wanted to live forever... and succeeded! But then he discovered that eternal life can bring eternal problems.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story introduced by Eve.

Plops (III) (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; Begley; Lundy; David Brown
Inks:
?; Begley; Lundy; David Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Abel

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-50 "No, no, George, that's the wrong one!"
ZA-51 "Can't you ever pick up the shells?"
ZA-113 "Were you looking for me?"
ZA-31 An Indian shoots the arm off of cowboy.
ZA-15 "No, no, Durvick, I said go in there and grab his pail..."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plop Drop / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
ZA-143

Indexer Notes

Letters from: David Thale, Mike French, Mark Levine, Basil Wolverton, Mike Morgan, Phillip Slattery, Mike Fasman, Jay Kennedy, Jay L. Zilber, Joe Filice, Jeff Strell, Tim Oswald, Cheryl Jacobs, Steve Olszak, Duane Hanson.

This Little Witch Went To Market (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1994

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Eve
Synopsis:
A story about the kind of person you see on the street every day... a sweet little old lady who moonlights as a witch.

Indexer Notes

Story introduced by Eve.

[At the Beach] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-147-4; ZA-147-5

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve
Synopsis:
Nothing can go PLOP at the beach.

Indexer Notes

Second page of sequence is inside back cover in black and white. Job number for first page of sequence is ZA-147-4 and for second page is ZA-147-5.

[Pinup] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Inks:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
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. Belly Laugh
  5. 4. Plops (I)
    Plop!
  6. 5. A Rejection From Cain
  7. 6. Plops (II)
    Prison Plops
  8. 7. Once Upon a Swine...
  9. 8. Plops (III)
    Plop!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Plop Drop
  11. 10. This Little Witch Went To Market
  12. 11. [At the Beach]
    Plop!
  13. 12. [Pinup]
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