(November-December 1976)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1976
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Barcode:
0709893061012
Editing:
Joe Orlando (managing); Tony Isabella (story editor)
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:
John Albano ?
Pencils:
David Manak (signed)
Inks:
David Manak (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-311

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Writing in Amazing World of DC Comics #12 (1976) before publication of this issue, Paul Levitz and Bob Rozakis provided the following credits: “Cover by John Albano and [Dave] Manak.”

[Welcome] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4404

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

The Bella Button Caper (Table of Contents)

The Legend of "Comic Book" McFiend / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-525

Genre:
humor

A Fate Worse Than Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-584

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Death Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-276 "Well, it's not the best of clues, but at least it'll give us something to go on."
ZA-654 "I've told him a thousand times -- exhale, exhale!"
ZA-93 "Now that you mention it, he did put up that weird lamppost about the time his wife disappeared!"
ZA-466 Suicide by waterbed.
ZA-575 "James Parker senior or junior?"

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Kid Plops / 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. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-415 "Why can't he just build model cars like other kids?"
ZA-282 "Daddy! Daddy! I only had one cavity!"
ZA-456 "Dub kid! I said get in there and learn about God and love and stuff and I'll pick you up after my golf game!"
ZA-131 "What a dope! If he didn't us that stupid mouthwash, he wouldn't have that girl crawling all over him!"

[Plop] (Table of Contents)

Isle of Plop / 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-660 "Quit griping! You want to eat, don't you?"
ZA-29 "Why do you keep saying 'Au Revoir'? You're not going anywhere, are you?

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Monster Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ford Button (signed); Schochet (signed); Dave Manak (signed)
Inks:
Ford Button (signed); Schochet (signed); Dave Manak (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-192 "This going to be a pushover!"
ZA-383 ? "Blood... blood..." A vampire in a desert.
ZA-554 "I can lick any man in the house!"
ZA-316 Headless man chooses his head from a selection of heads on a shelf.
ZA-536 ? "Look, I'm on my way to see Dr. Frankenstein. Maybe we can work something out!"

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Prescription Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-1 "You never give up, do you, Doctor?"
ZA-669 "A year ago, I gave you six months to live, fella -- you trying to make me out a liar?"
ZA-409 "Please hurry, Doctor -- me feet are killing me!"
ZA-663 "Pity you're not a dog -- we could just put you to sleep!"
ZA-468 "No, no, Pinkerton! We'll get his tonsils some other time!"

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Job 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-498 Poisonous snake in the suggestions box.
ZA-461 "Garfield, I think you need to get out of this rat race for a while."

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Prison Plops / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-92 "Believe me, Charlie -- you didn't catch me at a bad time!"
ZA-404 "That's your problem -- just be thankful we gave you one."
ZA-138 Prisoner sets trap for locksmith.
ZA-67 "It's much more spectacular than the old way!"
ZA-161 "How do you spell 'hilarious'?"

The Day Plop Saved My Life! (Table of Contents)

Reader's Plops / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Billy Buffington
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

Plop-ants / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
David Manak
Inks:
David Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags.

[Plops] (Table of Contents)

People Plops / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Multiple gags. Multiple job numbers. Also multiple non-illustrated jokes.
ZA-576 "Now they're talking my kind of diplomacy!"
ZA-175 Barrel jumpers jump from both ends.

[Sir Galahad] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-462

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sir Galahad

[STU] (Table of Contents)

Plopular Poetry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Wally Wood
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-595

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Short poems for letters S, T, and U.

Indexer Notes

S is for Saggy Swineo.
T is for Topsyturvy.
U is for the Ugloid.

Snapper Snodgrass (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-116

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snapper Snodgrass

Guido the Artist! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates; Cary Bates
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
Inks:
Ric Estrada
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA601

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Guido

[Closing] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Eve

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plop Drop / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L541

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Chris G. Arnott, Ronald Ferrara, Ricardo Scheller, Fred F. Fred, David Taeusch, Randy Myers.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. You'll Go... Out of Your Mind
    Plop!
  2. 1. [Welcome]
    Plop!
  3. 2. The Bella Button Caper
    The Legend of "Comic Book" McFiend
  4. 3. A Fate Worse Than Death!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Plop!
  6. 5. [Plops]
    Death Plops
  7. 6. [Plops]
    Kid Plops
  8. 7. [Plop]
    Isle of Plop
  9. 8. [Plops]
    Monster Plops
  10. 9. [Plops]
    Prescription Plops
  11. 10. [Plops]
    Job Plops
  12. 11. [Plops]
    Prison Plops
  13. 12. The Day Plop Saved My Life!
    Reader's Plops
  14. 13. [Plops]
    Plop-ants
  15. 14. [Plops]
    People Plops
  16. 15. [Sir Galahad]
    Historical Plops
  17. 16. [STU]
    Plopular Poetry
  18. 17. Snapper Snodgrass
    Plopular Person of the Month!
  19. 18. Guido the Artist!
  20. 19. [Closing]
    Plop!
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Plop Drop
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