Weirdo #7 [3.95 cover price (unknown printing)]

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
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Price:
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Editing:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
10.75" x 8.25" (27.3 cm x 20.9 cm)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Weirdo (Last Gasp, 1981 series) #7 [1st printing].


A Fine-Art Piece of Business (What Does It Mean?) (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Reprints:

Getting Into Weirdo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dennis Worden
Pencils:
Dennis Worden
Inks:
Dennis Worden
Letters:
Dennis Worden

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dennis Worden
Synopsis:
The trials of creating for Weirdo

Laugh Makers (Second of a Series) (Table of Contents)

Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Arthur Q. Bryan; Mantan Moreland; Dave O'Brien; Mousie Garner; El Brendel; Don Wilson; Frank Fontaine; Larry Fine
Synopsis:
False biographical oddities about comedians
Reprints:

Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn (Table of Contents)

Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn / letters page / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
Terry Zwigoff [as Prof. T.E. Zwigoff]
Letters:
?

Characters:
Prof. T.E. Zwigoff (photo of Terry Zwigoff)

Weirdo no. 7 (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.07 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Vlad Neerewtteur; Steve Davies (London, UK); Kay Marshall (Anchorage, Alaska); Piet Schreuders (Amsterdam, Netherlands); D. Abston (Santa Clara, CA); Bruce Duncan; Richard Roesburg (Northfield, NJ); Paul McGehee (San Francisco); Lonnie Somer (Englishtown, NJ)

She's No Dum Dum! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.63 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Indexer Notes

Ad for back issues of this magazine.

Helen Hippo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Elinore Norflus
Pencils:
Elinore Norflus
Inks:
Elinore Norflus
Letters:
Elinore Norflus

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Helen
Synopsis:
How Helen was transformed into a hippo

Uncle Bob's Mid-Life Crisis (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Robert Crumb [as Bob]; Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Arline]; Sophie Crumb; Franki; Feldkamp
Synopsis:
Crumb has a mid-life crisis.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

The Siamese Fiendlings (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Williams
Pencils:
Robert Williams
Inks:
Robert Williams
Letters:
Robert Williams

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Marcus; Mabus; Matt Gallagher; Lois Gallagher; Tracy Gallagher; Sean Gallagher
Synopsis:
Evil siamese twins run riot
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Slaves of the Comic Book Factory! (Girl Cartoonists Turned Into...) (Table of Contents)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dori Seda (story idea); Terry Boyce; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils:
Terry Zwigoff [as T. "Stiglitz" Zwigoff] (photo)
Inks:
Terry Zwigoff [as T. "Stiglitz" Zwigoff] (photo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sylvia Silicosis (photo of Dori Seda); Baba Ron (photo of Ron Turner); Venus V-2; Terry Boyce ?
Synopsis:
Two women want to work as artists for Last Gasp.
Reprints:

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 5: Nicky's Doom (Table of Contents)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeff John
Pencils:
Jeff John
Inks:
Jeff John
Letters:
Jeff John

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Axel Wazunoski; Nicky
Synopsis:
Axel's truck is hijacked

Gold Is Where You Find It, Chapter 6: The Trip (Table of Contents)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeff John
Pencils:
Jeff John
Inks:
Jeff John
Letters:
Jeff John

Characters:
Axel Wazunoski; Waldo; Nicky; Byron; Toole

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 7: Sapped Saps (Table of Contents)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeff John
Pencils:
Jeff John
Inks:
Jeff John
Letters:
Jeff John

Characters:
Axel Wazunoski

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 8: Hijack! (Table of Contents)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeff John
Pencils:
Jeff John
Inks:
Jeff John
Letters:
Jeff John

Characters:
Sheriff; Axel Wazunoski

The Penis Pet Show (Table of Contents)

Peter The Penis / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Boyce
Pencils:
Terry Boyce
Inks:
Terry Boyce
Letters:
Terry Boyce

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter The Penis
Synopsis:
Peter is placed in a pet show
Reprints:

[“Weather's kinda strange. Probably those experiments they're doing up north”] (Table of Contents)

Trashman Agent Of The 6th International / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Algernon Backwash]
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Trashman; Nasty Elaine; Mal-Occula; The Fatman
Synopsis:
Much ado about banned chocolate
Reprints:

The Life-Cycle of an Artist (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dori Seda
Pencils:
Dori Seda
Inks:
Dori Seda
Letters:
Dori Seda

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dori Seda; Bob; Peter
Synopsis:
How others see Dori
Reprints:

Watch the Pork Chop Chop (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Article about girls racing with pigs

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from "Hit Picture Pageant #1" (1942). Seven photos with a brief text piece.

C.P. Grimsley (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
How to develop breasts

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Twelve assorted bizarre images in Kaz's unique style.

Indexer Notes

The title is shown using what appears to be Japanese characters.

More Fine Art (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Weird creatures despair
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Fine-Art Piece of Business (What Does It Mean?)
  2. 1. Getting Into Weirdo
  3. 2. Laugh Makers (Second of a Series)
    Laugh Makers
  4. 3. Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
    Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
  5. 4. Weirdo no. 7
  6. 5. She's No Dum Dum!
  7. 6. Helen Hippo
  8. 7. Uncle Bob's Mid-Life Crisis
  9. 8. The Siamese Fiendlings
  10. 9. Slaves of the Comic Book Factory! (Girl Cartoonists Turned Into...)
  11. 10. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 5: Nicky's Doom
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  12. 11. Gold Is Where You Find It, Chapter 6: The Trip
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  13. 12. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 7: Sapped Saps
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  14. 13. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 8: Hijack!
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  15. 14. The Penis Pet Show
    Peter The Penis
  16. 15. [“Weather's kinda strange. Probably those experiments they're doing up north”]
    Trashman Agent Of The 6th International
  17. 16. The Life-Cycle of an Artist
  18. 17. Watch the Pork Chop Chop
  19. 18. C.P. Grimsley
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. More Fine Art
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright