Hydrogen Bomb Funnies #1 [0.50 USD 2nd print]

Rip Off Press, 1970 Series
 
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Rip Off Press
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Hydrogen Bomb Funnies (Rip Off Press, 1970 series) #1.


Apocalyptic Apocrypha for Apopletic Apostates (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Colors:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Richard Nixon
Keywords:
adult

[Interior Front Cover] (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers [Phineas Freakears; Freewheelin' Franklin; Fat Freddy]
Keywords:
adult

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
adult

["I got a million of 'em! I'm gonna send some o' my cartoons to Bertrand Russell!"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Sketchum / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Sketchum
Synopsis:
An H-bomb blows up Mr. Sketchum right after he mails some cartoons to Bertrand Russell.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

A completely redrawn version of a story that first appeared in Yellow Dog #3. The dialogue is left intact.

Wonder Wart-Hog and the Invasion of the Pigs From Uranus! (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Wonder Wart-Hog [Philbert Desanex]; Richard Milhous Nixon (death); Spiro T. Agnew; Editor; The Emperor; James
Synopsis:
The Emperor of Uranus sends his army to invade Earth after he hears that its being riddled by conservationists.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Thanks to "The Hog of Steel" archives for some of the listed reprint credits.

Uncle Leonard and his Flying Trips Machine (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan
Inks:
Dave Sheridan
Letters:
Dave Sheridan

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Uncle Leonard
Keywords:
adult

Beatifica Somnambula (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Kim Deitch
Pencils:
Kim Deitch
Inks:
Kim Deitch
Letters:
Kim Deitch

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Old Man Trimble; Bobby (Trimble's wife)
Keywords:
adult

The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers [Phineas Freakears; Freewheelin' Franklin; Fat Freddy]
Keywords:
adult

The Return of E2! (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks:
Jack Jackson
Letters:
Jack Jackson

Genre:
humor
Characters:
E2
Keywords:
adult

Raw War Comics (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Irons
Pencils:
Greg Irons (signed)
Inks:
Greg Irons
Letters:
Greg Irons

Genre:
humor; war
Characters:
Slugger McCord (death); Ace Johnson (death); Joe Spence; Major “Tuck” Pucker; Quan Hoy
Synopsis:
Five soldiers meet their untimely end in this anti-war story.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Space Age Shanannyguns (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Williams
Pencils:
Robert Williams (signed)
Inks:
Robert Williams
Letters:
Robert Williams

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Speedy Spivac; Tomorrow Topkins
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The Last Laugh: A One Act Play for the Theatre of the Absurd (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schrier
Pencils:
Fred Schrier (signed)
Inks:
Fred Schrier
Letters:
Fred Schrier

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
adult

Little Orphan Amphetamine (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Orphan Amphetamine; Daddy Gruntcakes
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Jesus, Saviour of the World (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils:
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (signed)
Inks:
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters:
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jesus Christ; Souperman; God; Richard Nixon (silent cameo)
Synopsis:
Jesus and Souperman try to reconstruct Earth which has been completely destroyed by nuclear weapons.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

If I Should Die 'fore the Rest of You Should (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Afterwards (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Wonder Wart-Hog Says: This Is Supposed To Be A Free Country!! (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton
Colors:
Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wonder Wart-hog
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Apocalyptic Apocrypha for Apopletic Apostates
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  2. 1. [Interior Front Cover]
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  3. 2. [Frontispiece]
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  4. 3. ["I got a million of 'em! I'm gonna send some o' my cartoons to Bertrand Russell!"]
    Mr. Sketchum
  5. 4. Wonder Wart-Hog and the Invasion of the Pigs From Uranus!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  6. 5. Uncle Leonard and his Flying Trips Machine
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  7. 6. Beatifica Somnambula
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  8. 7. The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  9. 8. The Return of E2!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  10. 9. Raw War Comics
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  11. 10. Space Age Shanannyguns
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  12. 11. The Last Laugh: A One Act Play for the Theatre of the Absurd
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  13. 12. Little Orphan Amphetamine
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  14. 13. Jesus, Saviour of the World
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  15. 14. If I Should Die 'fore the Rest of You Should
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  16. 15. Afterwards
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  17. 16. Wonder Wart-Hog Says: This Is Supposed To Be A Free Country!!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon