(March-April 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
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

Issue Notes

No ads.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Magazine of Weird Humor (Table of Contents)

Plop! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Inks:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-171

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Nooly Nostrildamus

Indexer Notes

Cover image is smaller version of back cover image.

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-204

Genre:
humor

Welcome to the Plop Monster Convention (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-183-1

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve
Reprints:

Now and Then (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-2018

Genre:
humor

[Plops!] (Table of Contents)

Prison Plops / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-177 "I have to get a drink of water - would you mind saving my place in line?"
ZA-166 "When did you first notice the numb feeling in your hands?"
A-162 "Your ad definitely stated that no salesman would call!"
ZA-178 "You rang?"
A-162 "Say when."
A-124 "Want me to turn up the heater?"
ZA-196 "There -- that's about the color of the new chariot I'm getting."
ZA-202 "The men from the vice-squad want to talk to you."
ZA-198 "King of the hill, anyone?"

["Funny... ...no?"] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-184

Characters:
Abel; Eve

A Perfectly Crazy Crime (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-83

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
ZA-159

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Ronald Skenes, Richard Volbreeht Jr, Cousin Hecate, Patrick Hanner, Gary Hagood, John Elliot, Randy Willig, John Roberts, Michael Leslie, Darryl Johnson, Thomas Anderson, James Stoll, Derrick Bostrom.

[Plops!] (Table of Contents)

Prescription Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-157 "Are you sure you've been taking your vitamins?"
A-120 "Now then, which ear is bothering you?"
ZA-151 "By George, you're right! Those are some of the possible side effects."
ZA-96 "That reminds me - I forgot to take out the garbage this morning."

Doc Rockblock (Table of Contents)

Prescription Plops / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Doc Rockblock

["Wasn't that a riot?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-185

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

[Plops!] (Table of Contents)

Gourmet Plops / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-154 "There! - got that ol' nasty fly in your soup, didn't we, sir?"
ZA-69 A cook is putting (golfing) an apple into a cooked pig's mouth."
ZA-186 "Who ordered the flamingo?"

[Plops!] (Table of Contents)

Monster Plops / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-71 "So!" A giant ape with a human girl is being watched by a giant female ape.
A-120 "Is that the bottle we bought in the black forest?"

[Plops!] (Table of Contents)

Historical Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-17 Norman invasion of England. The door to the castle gets hit by the battering ram and the castle falls down instead of the door.
ZA-65 William Tell. A optical store salesman gives William his calling card.
ZA-150 Jonah. Jonah finds a 'You are here' sign inside the whale.

The Last Laugh! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Frank Robbins
Inks:
Frank Robbins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3421

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Closing] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-186

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside back cover page.

Nooly Nostrildamus (Table of Contents)

Plop! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Nooly Nostrildamus

Indexer Notes

Larger version of cover image without text and trade dress.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Magazine of Weird Humor
    Plop!
  2. 1. Table of Plop-tents
    Plop!
  3. 2. Welcome to the Plop Monster Convention
  4. 3. Now and Then
  5. 4. [Plops!]
    Prison Plops
  6. 5. ["Funny... ...no?"]
    Plop!
  7. 6. A Perfectly Crazy Crime
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [Plops!]
    Prescription Plops
  10. 9. Doc Rockblock
    Prescription Plops
  11. 10. ["Wasn't that a riot?"]
  12. 11. [Plops!]
    Gourmet Plops
  13. 12. [Plops!]
    Monster Plops
  14. 13. [Plops!]
    Historical Plops
  15. 14. The Last Laugh!
  16. 15. [Closing]
    Plop!
  17. 16. Nooly Nostrildamus
    Plop!
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