The People's Comics #[nn] [2nd/3rd print (1st/2nd Kitchen Sink) printing 0.75 USD]

Kitchen Sink Press, 1976 Series
 
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Kitchen Sink Enterprises
Brand:
Kitchen Sink Enterprises
Editing:
?
Color:
Black and white interior; Color covers
Dimensions:
Standard modern US format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-shot

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.

1st print September 1972 has 0.50 USD cover price by Golden Gate Publishing Company.

2nd print April 1976 has 0.75 USD cover price. Says printing 54321. First Kitchen Sink printing.
3rd print July 1977 has 0.75 USD cover price. Says printing 5432. Second Kitchen Sink printing.
4th print February 1979 has 1.00 USD cover price. Says printing 543. Third Kitchen Sink printing.
5th print has 2.00 USD cover price. 6th print has 4.95 USD cover price. Fourth Kitchen Sink printing.


[A Comic for the Broad Masses!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Reprints:

On the Street with Shuman the Human (Table of Contents)

Shuman the Human / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Max Crumb; Robert Crumb [as Bob Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as Bob Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as Bob Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Shuman the Human
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover strip with indicia information at bottom of page.

The Confessions of R. Crumb (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Crumb
Synopsis:
Crumb sends up right wing patriotism and then is kicked out by a long lost Marx brother. He then changes into a fetus and is born again.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The R. Crumb $uck$e$$ Story (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Crumb
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Patricia Stays at Home (Table of Contents)

Patricia Pig / comic story / 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)

Characters:
Patricia Pig
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Superstar (Table of Contents)

Fritz the Cat / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Fritz the Cat; Abigail; Bruno Bear; Andrea Ostrich
Synopsis:
The death of Fritz the Cat.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Sequence ends on inside of back cover.

Crazy Ed (Table of Contents)

Brilliant American Maniacs Series / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Crazy Ed
Synopsis:
Crazy Ed tells Harvey how he knew someone else with the same name.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is Harvey Pekar's comics debut.
Sequence on inside of back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [A Comic for the Broad Masses!]
  2. 1. On the Street with Shuman the Human
    Shuman the Human
  3. 2. The Confessions of R. Crumb
    Robert Crumb
  4. 3. The R. Crumb $uck$e$$ Story
    Robert Crumb
  5. 4. Patricia Stays at Home
    Patricia Pig
  6. 5. Superstar
    Fritz the Cat
  7. 6. Crazy Ed
    Brilliant American Maniacs Series
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
  • Jerry Hillegas