(1973)

EC, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
136
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size

Mad Super Special (Table of Contents)

Mad Super Special / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Davis; Harvey Kurtzman; Jack Rickard
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman; Batboy; Rubin

The Nostalgic Mad No. 2 (Table of Contents)

Mad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
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Indexer Notes

Front cover of comic book insert.

Mad Reader (Part 1 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
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Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover of comic book insert.

Hah! Noon! (Table of Contents)

Western Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Marshall Kane
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Indexer Notes

Spoof of motion picture "High Noon."

Mad Reader (Part 2 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Sound Effects! (Table of Contents)

Comic Book Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Mad Reader (Part 3 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Ping Pong! (Table of Contents)

Horror Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Elder
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Ping Pong
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Indexer Notes

Spoof of motion picture "King Kong."

Mad Reader (Part 4 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Batboy and Rubin (Table of Contents)

Hero Worship Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Batboy; Rubin
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Indexer Notes

Spoof of comic book heroes Batman and Robin.

Mad Reader (Part 5 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Mad Reader (Part 6 of 6) (Table of Contents)

Special Feature Dept. / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover.

Tales Calculated to Drive You Mad (Table of Contents)

Mad / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Mona Lisa
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series) #14

Indexer Notes

Parody of Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa"; back
cover of comic book insert.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

Mad Super Special / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

When the "All in the Family" Gimmick Spreads to Other Types of TV Shows (Table of Contents)

Fruit of the Bigotry Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnie Kogen
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Spiro Agnew; Johnny Carson; Doc Severinsen; Ed
McMahon; Captain Kangaroo; Monty Hall
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

The Sky-Jacker (Table of Contents)

Fall Guy Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

A Mad Look at Zoo Veterinarians (Table of Contents)

Animal Quackers Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Peter Porges
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Mad's Famous Gas Station Attendant Course (Table of Contents)

Hire Education Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Jack Rickard
Inks:
Jack Rickard
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Mad Scrambles (Table of Contents)

Assorted Nutties Dept. / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Gore
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

A Mad Look at Some Rules of Etiquette (Table of Contents)

Emily Post-Mortems Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Peter Porges
Pencils:
Paul Peter Porges
Inks:
Paul Peter Porges
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

If Everyone Talked Like Don Rickles (Table of Contents)

Blasting Impression Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Earle Doud
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Don Rickles; Ed McMahon; Johnny Carson; Joey Bishop; Ed Sullivan; Merv Griffin; Lawrence Welk;
Lennon Sisters; Bert Parks; Captain Kangaroo; Mr.
Green Jeans; Chet Huntley; David Brinkley; Charlie
Brown; Lucy Van Pelt; Schroeder; Snoopy; Violet;
Count Dracula [Bela Lugosi]; Boris Karloff; Tarzan; Jane
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

A Mad "Show Biz Success Story" (Table of Contents)

A Wart-Winning Tale Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Norman
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Mad's Lifetime Chart of Attitudes and Behavior (Table of Contents)

Stage of Mind Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Lighter Side of ... Birthdays (Table of Contents)

Berg's-Eye View Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Month Before Christmas (Table of Contents)

Gift-Rapping Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at a Hospital (Table of Contents)

Inside-Ouch Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Specific Income Tax Forms for Specific Professions (Table of Contents)

Taxation Without Misrepresentation Dept. / filler / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

The Facts of Life (& Death) (Table of Contents)

Bitter Things for Bitter Living through Chemistry Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ronnie Nathan
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Horrifying Cliches (Table of Contents)

Spooking from Pictures Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
May Sakami
Pencils:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The High Diver (Table of Contents)

Elephant Joke Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

A Mad Look at Celebrities in Real-Life Situations (Table of Contents)

V.I. Peek Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
John Johns
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jackie Kennedy Onassis; Aristotle Onassis; Sammy
Davis, Jr.; John Lennon; Yoko Ono; Hugh Hefner;
Frank Sinatra; Richard Nixon; Pat Nixon; Spiro
Agnew; Mrs. Agnew; Dean Martin; Mrs. Martin
Reprints:

On the Trail with a Zoologist (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Dept. Part 1 / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Don Martin

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Condemner Reports (Table of Contents)

Berating the Ratings Dept. / text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

Joke and Dagger Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anthony Prohias
Pencils:
Anthony Prohias
Inks:
Anthony Prohias

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Protest Demonstrations (Table of Contents)

Bombing the Ban-ers Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

One Day in the Mountains (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Dept. Part 2 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Mad Green Paper (Table of Contents)

The Wrong Side of the Tracts Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Harry Reasonable
Reprints:

One Day on a Hike (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Dept. Part 3 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Mad's "Do-It-Yourself" Modern Movie Ads (Table of Contents)

Slime Pickings Dept. / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This same story is reprinted in Mad Special [Mad Super Special] (EC, 1970 series) #30

The Lighter Side of Wheels (Table of Contents)

Berg's-Eye View Dept. Part 3 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Indexer Notes

Feature is erroneously labeled "Part III" but
there is no Part II in this issue.

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

Joke and Dagger Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anthony Prohias
Pencils:
Anthony Prohias
Inks:
Anthony Prohias

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

You Know You're Really in Trouble When ... (Table of Contents)

Hot Water Bag Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Jack Rickard
Inks:
Jack Rickard
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

If TV Shows Were Actually Like Their "Capsuled Descriptions" (Table of Contents)

Condensed Milking Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Earle Doud
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Dean Martin; George Hamilton; Nancy Sinatra;
Spanky; Pat Paulsen; Marlin Perkins; Jim Fowler;
Walter Cronkite; David Susskind; Gore Vidal;
Norman Mailer; Lawrence Welk; Cy Coleman; Bob
McAllister; Bil Baird; Kyle Rote
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents lists title as, "If TV Shows Were Actually Like Their 'Capsuled Descriptions'"

The Heist (Table of Contents)

Safe on Second Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

A Mad Look at Antiques of the Future (Table of Contents)

Here Today, Dear Tomorrow Dept. / photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Photographs (Irving Schild)
Inks:
Photographs (Irving Schild)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

What Is a Born Winner? (Table of Contents)

Every Clod Has a Silver Lining Dept. / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

During a Summer Shower (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Dept. Part 4 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Bullbit (Table of Contents)

God Save McQueen Dept. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lieutenant Bullbit; Walter Charmless; Cassie; Doc;
Dullgetter; Killer; Johnny Thug
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Parody of the 1968 movie, "Bullitt"

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Mad Fold-In / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Mad (E.C., 1952 series)

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover (full color).

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

A Valentine to All Our Mad Readers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Mingo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mad Super Special
    Mad Super Special
  2. 1. The Nostalgic Mad No. 2
    Mad
  3. 2. Mad Reader (Part 1 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  4. 3. Hah! Noon!
    Western Dept.
  5. 4. Mad Reader (Part 2 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  6. 5. Sound Effects!
    Comic Book Dept.
  7. 6. Mad Reader (Part 3 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  8. 7. Ping Pong!
    Horror Dept.
  9. 8. Mad Reader (Part 4 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  10. 9. Batboy and Rubin
    Hero Worship Dept.
  11. 10. Mad Reader (Part 5 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  12. 11. Mad Reader (Part 6 of 6)
    Special Feature Dept.
  13. 12. Tales Calculated to Drive You Mad
    Mad
  14. 13. [Table of Contents]
    Mad Super Special
  15. 14. When the "All in the Family" Gimmick Spreads to Other Types of TV Shows
    Fruit of the Bigotry Dept.
  16. 15. The Sky-Jacker
    Fall Guy Dept.
  17. 16. A Mad Look at Zoo Veterinarians
    Animal Quackers Dept.
  18. 17. Mad's Famous Gas Station Attendant Course
    Hire Education Dept.
  19. 18. Mad Scrambles
    Assorted Nutties Dept.
  20. 19. A Mad Look at Some Rules of Etiquette
    Emily Post-Mortems Dept.
  21. 20. If Everyone Talked Like Don Rickles
    Blasting Impression Dept.
  22. 21. A Mad "Show Biz Success Story"
    A Wart-Winning Tale Dept.
  23. 22. Mad's Lifetime Chart of Attitudes and Behavior
    Stage of Mind Dept.
  24. 23. The Lighter Side of ... Birthdays
    Berg's-Eye View Dept.
  25. 24. The Month Before Christmas
    Gift-Rapping Dept.
  26. 25. A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at a Hospital
    Inside-Ouch Dept.
  27. 26. Specific Income Tax Forms for Specific Professions
    Taxation Without Misrepresentation Dept.
  28. 27. The Facts of Life (& Death)
    Bitter Things for Bitter Living through Chemistry Dept.
  29. 28. Horrifying Cliches
    Spooking from Pictures Dept.
  30. 29. The High Diver
    Elephant Joke Dept.
  31. 30. A Mad Look at Celebrities in Real-Life Situations
    V.I. Peek Dept.
  32. 31. On the Trail with a Zoologist
    Don Martin Dept. Part 1
  33. 32. Condemner Reports
    Berating the Ratings Dept.
  34. 33. Spy vs. Spy
    Joke and Dagger Dept.
  35. 34. Protest Demonstrations
    Bombing the Ban-ers Dept.
  36. 35. One Day in the Mountains
    Don Martin Dept. Part 2
  37. 36. Mad Green Paper
    The Wrong Side of the Tracts Dept.
  38. 37. One Day on a Hike
    Don Martin Dept. Part 3
  39. 38. Mad's "Do-It-Yourself" Modern Movie Ads
    Slime Pickings Dept.
  40. 39. The Lighter Side of Wheels
    Berg's-Eye View Dept. Part 3
  41. 40. Spy vs. Spy
    Joke and Dagger Dept.
  42. 41. You Know You're Really in Trouble When ...
    Hot Water Bag Dept.
  43. 42. If TV Shows Were Actually Like Their "Capsuled Descriptions"
    Condensed Milking Dept.
  44. 43. The Heist
    Safe on Second Dept.
  45. 44. A Mad Look at Antiques of the Future
    Here Today, Dear Tomorrow Dept.
  46. 45. What Is a Born Winner?
    Every Clod Has a Silver Lining Dept.
  47. 46. During a Summer Shower
    Don Martin Dept. Part 4
  48. 47. Bullbit
    God Save McQueen Dept.
  49. 48. [untitled]
    Mad Fold-In
  50. 49. [untitled]
    A Valentine to All Our Mad Readers
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  • Karl Wilcox
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  • Mike Nielsen
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