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(July-August 1974)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1974-04-16
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 Editor)
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-172

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Josephine

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
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
ZA-295

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover page.

["Back again, eh? Okay then, welcome to the sixth issue of PLOP!"] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-289 ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Monster Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-270 "See - didn't I tell you that elephants were afraid of mice?"
ZA-265 "Somebody bring some bananas - QUICK!"
ZA-293 "Will you shut up about the energy crisis and get on with the experiment!"
ZA-292 "You sure seem grouchy today, Harold -- what's eating you?"

Bits and Pieces of a Corrupt Life! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1878

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
ZA-243

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Chris Bursey, David Bursey, Phantom of the Mists, Stuart Levinsky, Kenneth Hersbell, Kay, Your Pinko Friends, Sue Stuewer, Scott McMonigle, Richard Funn, Glen Banks, Lori Beth Forrester, John Cameron, Lee Cochenour, Michael Pollack.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Prison Plops / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-176 "Cancel his writing privileges!"
ZA-286 "More salad?"
A-124 "Mercy! Mercy!"
ZA-278 "Well, that's one of our demands anyway."
ZA-275 "Don't you know any other expressions of disgust besides 'Oh, hang it all!'?"
ZA-273 "I don't care how they serve it, I still don't like squash."
ZA-279 "Will you please stop calling me 'Your Most Royal Majesty, Omnipotent Founder and Savior of Our Country'?"

Depressed Elephant (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-231

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

People Plops / cartoon / 2 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 gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-89 "Who else but Delbert Culpepper would've thought of standing up to avoid being digested?"
ZA-271 "Quick, Bula-Bula, my elephant gun!"
ZA-210 "Excuse yourself when you belch, Quintley!"
A-154 "I can't believe I ate the whole thing."

["How about that - in one day I invented both the first wheel and the first traffic accident."] (Table of Contents)

Historical Plops / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Johnson [as Slim] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-55

Genre:
humor

The Showdown Sonata (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Marrs
Pencils:
Lee Marrs
Inks:
Lee Marrs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-228

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Prescription Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-234 "I told you not to take the stitches out yet!"
ZA-239 A vampire's blood unit is going to his mouth instead of his arm.
ZA-284 "Does anyone remember where this goes?"
ZA-110 "Surgery? No, just ate a pizza."

The Uninvited Guest! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Jacobson (plot); Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-58

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[Closing] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-290

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside back cover in black and white.

[Fly Me... I'm Josephine!] (Table of Contents)

Plop! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Full size image of front cover image.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The New Magazine of Weird Humor!
    Plop!
  2. 1. Table of Plop-tents
    Plop!
  3. 2. ["Back again, eh? Okay then, welcome to the sixth issue of PLOP!"]
    Plop!
  4. 3. [Plops]
    Monster Plops
  5. 4. Bits and Pieces of a Corrupt Life!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Plop Drop
  7. 6. [Plops]
    Prison Plops
  8. 7. Depressed Elephant
  9. 8. [Plops]
    People Plops
  10. 9. ["How about that - in one day I invented both the first wheel and the first traffic accident."]
    Historical Plops
  11. 10. The Showdown Sonata
  12. 11. [Plops]
    Prescription Plops
  13. 12. The Uninvited Guest!
  14. 13. [Closing]
    Plop!
  15. 14. [Fly Me... I'm Josephine!]
    Plop!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Katie
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Rodney Hinkle