(December 1981)

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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.


Horror Movie (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

Mad Super Special Spring 1982 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Letters Dept. (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Pacelli Pujals (photo; Alred E. Neuman look-alike)

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Peter Vradenburg, Tom Brown, Craig Bailey, Mike McGrattan, Roseanna Galindo, David PierPont, Christopher Cummings, Mike Mercandetti, Tony Bigelow, J.B. Fisher, Kevin Case, Doug Katz, Steve Krebs, Greg Horn, Darren Weirnick, Vinny Ruggiero, Angie Arnold and Chris Brandon.

Arbor Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense; satire-parody
Characters:
Gore Gruesome; Druid Acorn; Miss Wimp; Mrs. Acorn
Synopsis:
"Mad's version of a typical horror movie."

The Mad TV Coroner's Report (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Mad discloses why the following series were canceled... The White Shadow; The Tim Conway Show; Enos; Soap; Those Amazing Animals; The Waltons; Flo; Aloha Paradise; Lobo; Nero Wolf.

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... Stress; Grandparents; Sibling Rivalry; Supermarkets; Domestic Chores; Pets; Shopping; Match-Making; School; Inflation; Invitations; Business; Plants; Weddings.

Your Mad Horoscope (Table of Contents)

Your Mad Horoscope / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Ficarra
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman (illo)

Mad Careers for the Slow and Lazy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

How Many Mistakes Can You Find in This Picture? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Hart
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Don Martin's Version of a Movie of Ecchcaliber (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Phewther; Marvyn; Sir Albert; King Ardor; Lady Grin'nleer; Sir Lungealot; Nirvana; Sir Putzival
Synopsis:
A satire of the movie EXCALIBER.

The Mad Questionnaire for Uncovering America's "Truly Needy" (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ficarra
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

A Mad Look at Teachers (Table of Contents)

A Mad Look at / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

More Sub-Divisions for Public Places (Table of Contents)

Sub-Divisions for Public Places / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

A Mad Survey of Today's Living, Showing Why... You Can't Win! (Table of Contents)

A Mad Survey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Good Sounds/Bad Sounds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

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

Magnumb, P.U. (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery; satire-parody
Characters:
Dumbas Magnumb; Hick; C.T. Priggins; Dr. Tiffany Karrot
Synopsis:
A satire of the television show MAGNUM, P.I.
Reprints:

What New Sex Object has Brought Out Our Animal Instincts? (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: Miss Piggy.

[Playing Dead] (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. Horror Movie
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. Mad Super Special Spring 1982
    Mad Super Special
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Letters Dept.
    Letters Dept.
  5. 4. Arbor Day
  6. 5. The Mad TV Coroner's Report
  7. 6. The Lighter Side of...
    The Lighter Side of...
  8. 7. Your Mad Horoscope
    Your Mad Horoscope
  9. 8. Mad Careers for the Slow and Lazy
  10. 9. How Many Mistakes Can You Find in This Picture?
  11. 10. Don Martin's Version of a Movie of Ecchcaliber
  12. 11. The Mad Questionnaire for Uncovering America's "Truly Needy"
  13. 12. A Mad Look at Teachers
    A Mad Look at
  14. 13. More Sub-Divisions for Public Places
    Sub-Divisions for Public Places
  15. 14. A Mad Survey of Today's Living, Showing Why... You Can't Win!
    A Mad Survey
  16. 15. Good Sounds/Bad Sounds
  17. 16. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs. Spy
  18. 17. Magnumb, P.U.
  19. 18. What New Sex Object has Brought Out Our Animal Instincts?
    Mad Fold-In
  20. 19. [Playing Dead]
  21. 20. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
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