John Putnam is art director. Leonard Brenner does production.
Ad for Parker Brothers The Mad Magazine Game.
Letters from readers - Scott Tobin, Walter Gologorsky, Randy Melton, Charlie Fuchs, Paul Watson, Grift Heath, Sawina Eller, Roberto Santiago, Jan Bosman, Bettina Fleisher, Mark Nicholson, Jeff Strasser, Natalie C. Atkins, Bernd F.W. Hofman; Lon West; Paul Smith, Quentin Springsted, David Mackey, David Toplitz, May Kosoi, Matt Schmitz, Kym Prahl and Jeffrey Joyce.
Poem is a satire of Edgar Allan Poe's THE RAVEN.
"This is part IV of a continuing series and, thank God, will probably be the last."
Inside backcover and in color. Answer is: Falling plane parts.
No page count as gags appear in various places around the magazine.