(September 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)
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

This is a flip book with a flip cover. Production by Leonard Brenner and Tom Nozkowski.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Colors:
Mort Drucker ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Popeye [Robin Williams]; Olive Oyl [Shelly Duvall]; Alfred E. Neuman

Mad Super Special Winter 1981 (Table of Contents)

Mad Super Special / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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:
?

Indexer Notes

Table of contents for POPEYE side of the issue.

Flopeye (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Flopeye; Olives Oil; Wimpy; Bruto; Pappy; Charlie Brown; Lucy Van Pelt
Synopsis:
A satire of the movie POPEYE.

Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Blazing Hot Day on the Desert (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

A Mad Look at Some... Celebrities Diapers (Table of Contents)

A Mad Look at / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Attila the Hun; Hare Krishna; Jesse James; Pythagoras; Harry Houdini; Mickey Mouse; Muhammad Ali; Napoleon; The Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan; Yasir Arafat; Lady Godiva; Steve Martin; Arnold Schwarzeneger; Kiss

If They Can Put a Man on the Moon, Then Why Can't They... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ficarra
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Mad's Airline President of the Year (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
O.G. Simpleton; Mr. Quincy Widebody; Jasper Wiltfang

Mad's Really Relevant Book of Lists (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Reprints:

Publically Prohibited Bad Habits of the Future (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis Snee
Pencils:
Jack Rickard
Inks:
Jack Rickard
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Letters Dept. (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Anthony Perkins (photo); Dick Clark (photo); Cathy Gaines Misfud (daughter of William Gaines; wedding photo); Steve Misfud (wedding photo)

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Jonathan Morga; Billy Charnock; William J. Keogh, Robert Orr, Bruce Liber, Ted Koppel (ABC News), Anthony Perkins (actor), Dick Clark (American Bandstand), David Kushner, Scott Alexander Kennedy, Gary D. Teubert, Patrick Domitrz and Cathy Gaines Misfud (daughter of William Gaines).

[Altered States Flip Cover] (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

Indexer Notes

Flip cover.

What Ancient Slow-Moving Creature is Threatened With Extinction? (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 flip cover and in color. Answer is: The postal service.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Table of contents for the ALTERED STATES side of the issue.

Assaulted State (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Artwerp; Oddie; Perish; Dr. Carmella; Enema
Synopsis:
A satire of the movie ALTERED STATES.

Real Life Madness (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Blazing Hot Day on the Beach (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Reprints:

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

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

Script:
Henry Clark
Pencils:
Photos by U.P.I.
Inks:
Photos by U.P.I.
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
William Shakespeare; Kiss; Rolling Stones; Mork & Mindy; Alfred E. Neuman; Barbra Streisand

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... Dining Out; Collections; Photography; Punishment; Television; The Car; TV News; Food; Crime; Boating; Obsessions; The Beach; The Telephone; Accidents.

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
Synopsis:
Black Spy uses a slingshot under his hat to strike back at the White Spy.

Mad's Career-Oriented Mother Goose (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Rhymes include... Mary Had an LTD; Jack and Jill; Little Miss Muffet; As I Was Going to St. Ives; Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son; Humpty Dumpty; Tweele-Dum and Tweedle-Dee; Little Boy Blue; Taffy Was A Hitman.

Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Blazing Hot Day on Main Street (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
Reprints:

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. Mad Super Special Winter 1981
    Mad Super Special
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Flopeye
  5. 4. Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Blazing Hot Day on the Desert
    Don Martin Department
  6. 5. A Mad Look at Some... Celebrities Diapers
    A Mad Look at
  7. 6. If They Can Put a Man on the Moon, Then Why Can't They...
  8. 7. Mad's Airline President of the Year
  9. 8. Mad's Really Relevant Book of Lists
  10. 9. Publically Prohibited Bad Habits of the Future
  11. 10. Letters Dept.
    Letters Dept.
  12. 11. [Altered States Flip Cover]
    Alfred E. Neuman
  13. 12. What Ancient Slow-Moving Creature is Threatened With Extinction?
    Mad Fold-In
  14. 13. [Table of Contents]
  15. 14. Assaulted State
  16. 15. Real Life Madness
  17. 16. Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Blazing Hot Day on the Beach
    Don Martin Department
  18. 17. William Shakespeare... Social Critic
    William Shakespeare...
  19. 18. The Lighter Side of...
    The Lighter Side of...
  20. 19. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs. Spy
  21. 20. Mad's Career-Oriented Mother Goose
  22. 21. Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Blazing Hot Day on Main Street
    Don Martin Department
  23. 22. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
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