(March 1979)

EC, 1952 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein; Jerry DeFuccio (associate); Nick Meglin (associate)
Color:
color (#1-23, later issues); color cover with black & white interior (#24 - ?)
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US (#1-23); magazine size (#24 onward)
Paper Stock:
glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

Issue Notes

John Putnam is art director. Leonard Brenner does production.


In This Issue, We Monkey Around With Grease (Table of Contents)

Alfred E. Neuman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Rickard (painted; signed)
Inks:
Jack Rickard (painted; signed)
Colors:
Jack Rickard (painted; signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman; John Travolta

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months - 2,446,495.

Letters Dept. (Table of Contents)

Letters Dept. / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - David Wiechorek, Chris Motley, Katherine McKie, Linda Osborne Blood, Shari Miller, Mayor Edward O. Koch, Chris Nessinger, Don Flynn, Karen Lynn Gregory, Fred Merf, Tony Muratori and Bob Zarum.

Cease (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Wizzo; Dinny; Sandee; Kenocker; Cragface; Frankie Avalon; Cha Cha
Synopsis:
Satire of the movie GREASE.

Don Martin Dept. Part I: Early One Morning Down in South America (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Mad's Candid Snapshots of Some Insignificant Moments in Sports (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Consumer Reports for Government Purchasing Agencies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

This Issue's Proposed Mad Medals... to be Presented to Deserving Doctors (Table of Contents)

This Issue's Proposed Mad Medals... to be Presented to / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

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

The Lighter Side of... / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
Dave Berg ?

Genre:
satire-parody

Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Cold Afternoon Outside Buffalo (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Recycled Magazine Articles (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Harry North, Esq.
Inks:
Harry North, Esq.
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Some Really Dangerous Stunts We'd Like to See Evel Knievel Do on TV (Table of Contents)

Evel Knievel / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Evel Knievel

Other Election Campaign Acts (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis Snee
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Mad Greeting Cards for Very Special Occasions (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs; Earle Doud
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Don Martin Dept. Part III: One Night in the L.A. Bus Terminal (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Some "Joy of..." Books We Could Really Use (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Kid's Letters to Santa After Xmas (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Reprints:

Lou Grouch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Lou Grouch; Raunch; Mrs. Pynchbottom; King Kong
Synopsis:
Satire of the television show LOU GRANT.

What's the Most Sickening Thing on T.V. Today? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Inside backcover and in color. Answer is: Sugar coated kiddie food ads.

[The Photographer] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Drawn-Out Dramas (Table of Contents)

Drawn-Out Dramas / filler / 0 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

No page count as gags appear in various places around the magazine.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. In This Issue, We Monkey Around With Grease
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
  3. 2. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  4. 3. Letters Dept.
    Letters Dept.
  5. 4. Cease
  6. 5. Don Martin Dept. Part I: Early One Morning Down in South America
    Don Martin Department
  7. 6. Mad's Candid Snapshots of Some Insignificant Moments in Sports
  8. 7. Consumer Reports for Government Purchasing Agencies
  9. 8. This Issue's Proposed Mad Medals... to be Presented to Deserving Doctors
    This Issue's Proposed Mad Medals... to be Presented to
  10. 9. The Lighter Side of... Snow
    The Lighter Side of...
  11. 10. Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Cold Afternoon Outside Buffalo
    Don Martin Department
  12. 11. Recycled Magazine Articles
  13. 12. Some Really Dangerous Stunts We'd Like to See Evel Knievel Do on TV
    Evel Knievel
  14. 13. Other Election Campaign Acts
  15. 14. Mad Greeting Cards for Very Special Occasions
  16. 15. Don Martin Dept. Part III: One Night in the L.A. Bus Terminal
    Don Martin Department
  17. 16. Some "Joy of..." Books We Could Really Use
  18. 17. Kid's Letters to Santa After Xmas
  19. 18. Lou Grouch
  20. 19. What's the Most Sickening Thing on T.V. Today?
    Mad Fold-In
  21. 20. [The Photographer]
  22. 21. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
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  • Gregory Fischer
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
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