Weirdo #6 [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) #6 [1st printing].


["Are we not men?"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Colors:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is a photo collage by R. Crumb.

Woman's Plight (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter The Penis

Indexer Notes

A maze of womens options

Dip Shit the Teenage Jack-Off (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ace Backwords
Pencils:
Ace Backwords
Inks:
Ace Backwords
Letters:
Ace Backwords

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Dip Shit is caught masturbating

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

Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn / letters page / 0.31 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Prof. T.E. Zwigoff [photo of Terry Zwigoff]

Weirdo Number Six (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.69 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from J.D. King; T.L. Bolman (Cambridge, Mass); Jay Lynch; Bruce Sweeney (Boston, Mass); Milo Miles (Cambridge, Mass); B.L. (Bruce) Duncan; Catherine Bryant (Occidental, CA); Pope Janor Hypercleats; Brad Johnson (San Francisco, CA); Kevin P. Coffey (Fairfax, CA); Pete Morasov (San Francisco, CA); Jim Woodring; Alban (West Germany); Dan Fleming (Lawrence, KA).

The masthead drawings only are reprinted in The Complete Crumb vol. 14.

Mini Comix (Table of Contents)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Various
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Letters:
Various

Synopsis:
Cover reproductions of approximately twenty-five mini-comics

Indexer Notes

Some of the covers shown are by Matt Feazell, Ace Backwords, Clark Dissmeyer, Roman Scott, Wild Man Billy Wolf, Bruce Duncan, Par Holman and Clay Geerdes.

["Hey, I know a great joke.. you want to hear it...?"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Black Guy; Bartender; Kangaroo
Synopsis:
The telling of a joke goes wrong

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Curse of the Mysterious Horror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A visit to a spooky house

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Space Sluts! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Baron Klaw; Space Sluts
Synopsis:
Baron Klaw deals with the Space Sluts

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Egghead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Egghead
Synopsis:
Egghead is the victim of violence

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Big Fun! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Assorted designs

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Leftovers! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Dog
Pencils:
Norman Dog
Inks:
Norman Dog
Letters:
Norman Dog

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Assorted strip ideas cobbled together

Indexer Notes

Strip is printed landscaped rather than portrait

Trash - what do we throw away? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 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]

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
Crumb considers trash
Reprints:

Untamed Passion For Pasta (Table of Contents)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb ?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chee Chee Zucchini
Synopsis:
Chee Chee has a passion for pasta

Gold is Where You Find It (Table of Contents)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Axel Wazunoski
Synopsis:
Butch trucker Axel is hired to deliver a sensitive shipment.

Joe Franklin is a Dream Walkin' (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Joe Franklin
Synopsis:
Joe Franklin walks through Times Square in his sleep
Reprints:

Old Bud Abbott (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bud Abbott
Synopsis:
Bud Abbott is called by a reporter
Reprints:

Larry (Table of Contents)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Larry Fine
Synopsis:
Fake book ad for Larry Fine's biography

New York Elevator Men - A Vanishing Breed (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Assorted ugly men
Reprints:

Fried Nuts (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 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:
humor
Synopsis:
Assorted cartoons
Reprints:

Stalking the Great American Jock Girl (Table of Contents)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb ?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jock-Girl; Boy Explorer
Synopsis:
An adventurer stalks a girl on roller skates

Cool Alley (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Butch Austin
Pencils:
Butch Austin
Inks:
Butch Austin
Letters:
Butch Austin

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Champ collects some bootleg hooch
Reprints:
  • from Hep magazine (October 1955)

Fireball Freddie! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Doris McClarty
Pencils:
Doris McClarty
Inks:
Doris McClarty
Letters:
Doris McClarty

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A romeo is taken for a ride.
Reprints:
  • from Hep Magazine (October 1955)

["Cool Breeze didn't show tonight! So when I dig him we're gonna fight!"] (Table of Contents)

Marsha / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Butch Austin
Pencils:
Butch Austin
Inks:
Butch Austin
Letters:
Butch Austin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Marsha; Cool Breeze
Synopsis:
Cool Breeze stands Marsha up
Reprints:
  • from Jive Magazine (March 1956)

["I've a date with my gate! So I'll cut in on Big-Leg Bessy's Beauty Salon and get straight!"] (Table of Contents)

Marsha / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Butch Austin
Pencils:
Butch Austin
Inks:
Butch Austin
Letters:
Butch Austin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Marsha; Cool Breeze
Synopsis:
Cool Breeze and Marsha have a row
Reprints:
  • from Jive Magazine (June 1956)

["I've had a hard day! I've got to be on my way and hit the hay!"] (Table of Contents)

Marsha / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Butch Austin
Pencils:
Butch Austin
Inks:
Butch Austin
Letters:
Butch Austin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Marsha; Cool Breeze
Synopsis:
Cool Breeze is caught two-timing.
Reprints:
  • from Jive Magazine (July 1956)

The Bunch, Her Baby & Grammaw Blabette (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominksy-Crumb
Pencils:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Colors:
Aline Kominksy-Crumb
Letters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre:
biography
Characters:
The Bunch; Her Mother [Grammaw Blabette]; Her Daughter [Der Soferschnitzel]
Synopsis:
Baby Sophie's reactions to her grandmother
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

The Bunch is Aline Kominsky's self-caricature. Strip extends onto the back cover. The first page only is in black and white.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Are we not men?"]
  2. 1. Woman's Plight
  3. 2. Dip Shit the Teenage Jack-Off
  4. 3. Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
    Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
  5. 4. Weirdo Number Six
  6. 5. Mini Comix
  7. 6. ["Hey, I know a great joke.. you want to hear it...?"]
  8. 7. Curse of the Mysterious Horror
  9. 8. Space Sluts!
  10. 9. Egghead
  11. 10. Big Fun!
  12. 11. Leftovers!
  13. 12. Trash - what do we throw away?
  14. 13. Untamed Passion For Pasta
  15. 14. Gold is Where You Find It
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  16. 15. Joe Franklin is a Dream Walkin'
  17. 16. Old Bud Abbott
  18. 17. Larry
  19. 18. New York Elevator Men - A Vanishing Breed
  20. 19. Fried Nuts
  21. 20. Stalking the Great American Jock Girl
  22. 21. Cool Alley
  23. 22. Fireball Freddie!
  24. 23. ["Cool Breeze didn't show tonight! So when I dig him we're gonna fight!"]
    Marsha
  25. 24. ["I've a date with my gate! So I'll cut in on Big-Leg Bessy's Beauty Salon and get straight!"]
    Marsha
  26. 25. ["I've had a hard day! I've got to be on my way and hit the hay!"]
    Marsha
  27. 26. The Bunch, Her Baby & Grammaw Blabette
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright