(July 1981)

EC, 1952 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.90 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein; Nick Meglin (senior editor); John Ficarra (associate)
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (#1-23); Magazine size (#24 onward); saddle-stitched; glossy cover; full color (#1-23); Black & White (#24-?); full color again (#? - onward)

Issue Notes

Production by Leonard Brenner and Tom Nozkowski.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Inks:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Colors:
Al Jaffee ?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Letters Dept. (Table of Contents)

Letters Dept. / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Deborah Harry (photo); Real People cast [Bill Rafferty (photo); Skip Stephenson (photo); Sarah Purcell (photo); John Barbour (photo)]

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Angie Dickinson (actress in "Dressed to Kill"), Timm Chapman, Y. Doodly, Deron Wright, John Lynch, Billy Ward, Jr., Justin Price, Allan Macveil, Skip Stephenson ("Real People"), Deborah Harry (singer), Mark Schulte, Marty Aaronson, Mike LaPointe, Marilyn Hemmes, Jim Ceaplicki and Dennis Muego.

Raving Bully (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody; sports
Characters:
Jerk [Jake LaMutha]; Mrs. LaMutha; Schmoey; Vixen; Sugar Ray; Rocky Balboa (cameo)
Synopsis:
A satire of the movie RAGING BULL.

If the Guinness Book of World Records Dealt With Everyday Life (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Reprints:

Don Martin Looks at Popeye (Table of Contents)

Don Martin Looks at / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; J. Wellington Wimpy; Bluto

The Lighter Side of... (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
Synopsis:
The Lighter Side of... Crime in the Streets; Sports; The Energy Crisis; Kids; Medical Gadgets; The Weather; Crime in the Home; The Family; Jogging; The Economy; House Plants; Health; Toys; Furniture.

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

Spy vs. Spy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Antonio Prohias
Pencils:
Antonio Prohias
Inks:
Antonio Prohias
Letters:
Antonio Prohias

Genre:
satire-parody; spy
Characters:
Black Spy; White Spy

Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself Mid-East Newspaper Story (Table of Contents)

Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Guess Who's Going to Grow Up to Be What? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Jack Rickard
Inks:
Jack Rickard
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
"Here is a typical Junior High School graduating class. See if you can... Guess who's going to grow up to be what?"

Who Are You Gonna Blame...? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Classical Beat Magazine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A satire of a pop music magazine, used to promote classical music.

William Shakespeare... Movie Critic (Table of Contents)

William Shakespeare... / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Clark
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
William Shakespeare critiques... "Star Trek, The Motion Picture", "1941", "The Amityville Horror", "Bronco Billy", "The China Syndrome", "Moonraker", "Rocky", "Rocky II", "Apocalypse Now", "The Black Hole" and "The Jerk."

Bonus Balonus (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

On a Scale of 1-To-10 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Cheryl Tiegs; Henry VIII; Annette Funicello; Gary Coleman; Hugh Hefner; Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders; Ed McMahon; Johnny Carson; Howard Cosell; Marlon Brando; Burt Reynolds; Bo Derek; Mean Joe Greene; John Connally; Howard Baker; Jerry Brown; Charo; Richard Nixon; Millard Fillmore; Jimmy Carter; Humphrey Bogart; W.C. Fields

Har to Har (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Jonapun Har; Mrs. H [Jenifun Har]; Lax; Kim; Tollbooth (dog)
Synopsis:
A satire of the television show HART TO HART.

How Do Today's Crooks Really Strike it Rich? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Inside backcover and in color. Answer is: From book sales.

[The Hit Dog] (Table of Contents)

(backcovers) *do not use* / *please fix* / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

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. [no title indexed]
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
  3. 2. Letters Dept.
    Letters Dept.
  4. 3. Raving Bully
  5. 4. If the Guinness Book of World Records Dealt With Everyday Life
  6. 5. Don Martin Looks at Popeye
    Don Martin Looks at
  7. 6. The Lighter Side of...
    The Lighter Side of...
  8. 7. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs. Spy
  9. 8. Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself Mid-East Newspaper Story
    Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself
  10. 9. Guess Who's Going to Grow Up to Be What?
  11. 10. Who Are You Gonna Blame...?
  12. 11. Classical Beat Magazine
  13. 12. William Shakespeare... Movie Critic
    William Shakespeare...
  14. 13. Bonus Balonus
  15. 14. On a Scale of 1-To-10
  16. 15. Har to Har
  17. 16. How Do Today's Crooks Really Strike it Rich?
    Mad Fold-In
  18. 17. [The Hit Dog]
  19. 18. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
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