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(May-June 1976)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Barcode:
0709893061006
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

You'll Go... Out of Your Mind (Table of Contents)

Plop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks:
Joe Orlando (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Twinkieless Gotham City (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Welcome] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-608

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Amazing World of DC Comics #10 (1976), in promoting this issue, provided the following credits: “...a Steve Skeates-Sergio Aragonés intro....” The AWODCC credits appear to cover non-consecutive pages in this issue.

Adventures of Peter Pureheart (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-639

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags.

The Rise and Fall of Stanley Steamer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
David V. Reed
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3767

Genre:
humor

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Prison Plops / cartoon / 3 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-469 Equal Opportunity Dungeon.
ZA-425 "Cast comes off today, Elmo."
ZA-387 "I don't understand you, Hawkins. We give you silent movie privileges an you still complain."
ZA-392 "Quitting time, men - don't forget to punch out!"
ZA-346 "You're a real artist, Egor!"
ZA-429 "Am I keeping you from anything?"
Also multiple short non-illustrated jokes.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Monster Plops / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-417 "Yes, Doctor, but will it sell?"
ZA-37 No Pets Allowed On Beach.
ZA-537 "You rang for room service, sir?"
ZA-342 "I hear you're trying to bring new blood into the company."
ZA-555 "What's the matter - haven't you ever seen a headless horse before?"

Famous Four Eyes 'Bo' Garth (Table of Contents)

Plopular Person of the Month! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-599

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Famous Four Eyes 'Bo' Garth

Indexer Notes

Pinup design similar to earlier cover layouts.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Isle of Plop / cartoon / 2 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-45 "Nag, nag, nag - that's all you ever do!"
ZA-301 "Better hurry, Charlie."
ZA-460 "There's two things I'd like to know, Byron..."
ZA-300 "Well, there goes the neighborhood."

It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
David V. Reed [as Coram Nobis]
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-205

Genre:
humor

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

People Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers.
ZA-152 "Sure, we'll loan you twenty million dollars."
ZA-481 "Tut, tut, tut, Mr. Grimpley, you know quite well that alterations are forbidden!"
ZA-7 "...here it is,... the Spanish bowling knot... cross the right piece of rope over and up..."
Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.

The Compulsion! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-87

Genre:
humor

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Aqua Plops / cartoon / 1 page (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. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-414 "Ed, there's a guy here who doesn't believe these fish are man-eaters - send out Stubby, will ya?"
ZA-416 The baby mermaid is in a flooded nursery.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plop Drop / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
ZA-638

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Max Schmidt, Mike White, The Bucyrus Bomber, James P. Gallagher.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

[JKL] (Table of Contents)

Plopular Poetry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Wally Wood
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-592

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Short poems for the letters J, K, and L.

Indexer Notes

J is for the Jumping Jibbers.
K is for the Klutz.
L is for the Lovelorn.

[Jokes] (Table of Contents)

The Cross-eyed Pussycat / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.

Plop Puzzler (Table of Contents)

Plop! / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
ZA-641

Synopsis:
Stare at a green circle with a yellow border.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Gourmet Plops / cartoon / 3 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. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-200 "I think I finally caught the waiter's eye."
ZA-579 "Pity we weren't captured by the Wazgili tribe instead - they're vegetarians!"
ZA-560 ? "Ready for your first taste of civilization, son?"
ZA-254 "Mmm... always knew I had good taste!"
ZA-220 "Stupid! When I said give me a hand, I meant..."
ZA-430 "What did you think of your alphabet soup, sir?"

[Closing] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-608

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. You'll Go... Out of Your Mind
    Plop
  2. 1. Twinkieless Gotham City
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. [Welcome]
    Plop!
  4. 3. Adventures of Peter Pureheart
  5. 4. The Rise and Fall of Stanley Steamer
  6. 5. [Plops]
    Prison Plops
  7. 6. [Plops]
    Monster Plops
  8. 7. Famous Four Eyes 'Bo' Garth
    Plopular Person of the Month!
  9. 8. [Plops]
    Isle of Plop
  10. 9. It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog!
  11. 10. [Plops]
    People Plops
  12. 11. The Compulsion!
  13. 12. [Plops]
    Aqua Plops
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Plop Drop
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. [JKL]
    Plopular Poetry
  17. 16. [Jokes]
    The Cross-eyed Pussycat
  18. 17. Plop Puzzler
    Plop!
  19. 18. [Plops]
    Gourmet Plops
  20. 19. [Closing]
    Plop!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Head
  • David B
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Rodney Hinkle