(September-October 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 (signed)
Inks:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Byron Bigbrain III

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 Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
ZA-352

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Titles to sequences with short descriptions.

Plop Meets Superman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-330

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve; Superman
Synopsis:
The greatest (?) comedians on Earth versus the greatest superhero on Earth in a test of endurance -- which one can endure the other longer!

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

The Lawn That Devoured Cleveland (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-188

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Abel
Synopsis:
You've heard of the Swamp Thing? Well, now meet -- Lawn Thing.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story introduced by Abel.

Monster Plops (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The most horrifying creatures ever to exist ouside our office.

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.

Gourmet Plops (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A taste-treat for the discerning Polp-purchaser.

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.

Plop Meets Superman [2] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sergio Aragones (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Superman

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Prison Plops (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Hail, Hail, the gang's all here!

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.

It Came From Beneath The Sink!! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Marrs (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Lee Marrs
Inks:
Lee Marrs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-230

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
And not even liquid drain cleaner could destroy it.

People Plops (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
After all the monster stories and gags in this issue, we thought you'd like to look at some ordinary folks, just like you or me.

Indexer Notes

Multiple one-panel gags. Multiple job numbers.

Readers' Plops (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rob Zamsky; Marty Granius
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Miss Muffett; Batman
Synopsis:
It's your turn to go PLOP, gang, as we present YOUR gags.

Indexer Notes

Gags from readers, redrawn by David Manak. Job numbers ZA-358 and ZA-359.

Plop Meets Superman [3] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-332

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

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Historical Plops (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Robins; David Manak
Pencils:
Ted Robins; David Manak
Inks:
Ted Robins; David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Time and time again we war our cartooists not to do these, but they never listen -- so YOU read 'em -- because we refuse to.

Indexer Notes

2 Ted Robins gags (jobs ZA-350 and ZA-349). 1 David Manak gag (job number ZA-318).

Switch Ending (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-206

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Eve
Synopsis:
Before we bury this clunker, let's hear about the most successful undertaker in the business.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story introduced by Eve.

Plop Meets Superman [4] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones (plot); Steve Skeates (dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones; Kurt Schaffenberger (Superman images)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-333

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

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence. This sequence is inside back cover in black and white.

[Pinup] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Byron Bigbrain III
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The New Magazine of Weird Humor!
    Plop!
  2. 1. Table of Plop-tents
    Plop!
  3. 2. Plop Meets Superman
  4. 3. The Lawn That Devoured Cleveland
  5. 4. Monster Plops
  6. 5. Gourmet Plops
  7. 6. Plop Meets Superman [2]
    Plop!
  8. 7. Prison Plops
  9. 8. It Came From Beneath The Sink!!
  10. 9. People Plops
  11. 10. Readers' Plops
  12. 11. Plop Meets Superman [3]
  13. 12. Historical Plops
  14. 13. Switch Ending
  15. 14. Plop Meets Superman [4]
  16. 15. [Pinup]
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