(March 1982)

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

Art director is Leonard Brenner and production by Tom Nozkowski.


Last Gas for Next 200 Miles (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Colors:
Don Martin ?
Letters:
Don Martin

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman (illo)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Mad Super Special Summer 1982 (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:
?

Letters Dept. (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Kerry Lucarelli, Bob Martin (Editor, Fangoria magazine), Steve Natkin, Todd Kelly, John Silcock, Mark Keehn, Troy Rubright, Richard Schilf, Jim Bruce, Greg Neale, Larry Bogartz, Mike Robertson, Katie Smith, Tom Salvador, Marty Aaronson, Mike Stanley and Richard J. Stall, Jr.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
William M. Gaines
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months - 2,133,610.

For Her Thighs Only (Table of Contents)

James Bond / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody; spy
Characters:
James Bomb; Miss Pennymoney; Marlina Halibut; Heckler Zongales; Emile Loxx; Ari Krispytoast; Bippy; Vilma Crank; Eric Koppler; Felafal (deceased); Milos Columbia
Synopsis:
A satire of the movie JAMES BOND: FOR YOUR EYES ONLY.

Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Day in a Sculptor's Studio (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 Report on Progress (Table of Contents)

A Mad Report on Progress / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody

If the Underworld Were Allowed to Advertise (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; satire-parody

Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Day on a Tiny Desert Island (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

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... Doctors; Automobiles; Crime; The Past; Shopping; Eating; Marriage; Kids; Communicating; Messages; Sports; Finances; Transportation; Little Kids.

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)

A Mad Look at the Idiocy of Young Athletes Who Imitate the Pros on TV (Table of Contents)

A Mad Look at / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody; sports

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

Whatever Became of...? (Table of Contents)

Whatever Became of...? / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Bob Clarke; ? (photos)
Inks:
Bob Clarke; ? (photos)
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Charles Bronson; Rona Barrett; Hugh Hefner; Vanessa Redgrave; Billy Carter; George Lucas; Ed McMahon; Ralph Nader; Billy Martin; Fidel Castro

A Mad Look at Lousy Kissers (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
satire-parody

Don Martin Dept. Part III: One Day at the Federal Building (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 Guide to Understanding Statistics (Table of Contents)

A Mad Guide / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Mad's Do-It-Yourself Comedy Routine (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Tom Koch
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody

Family Fools (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Richard Boresome; Howard Finster; Karen Finster; Andy Finster; Lorraine Finster; Jaywalker Finster; Johnboy Doe; Ling Wong; Vito DiAngelo; Ruby Jackson; Sven Svensen; Mike Wallace; Harry Reasoner; Dan Rather; Morley Safer; Andy Rooney; Ray Pichon; Mike Weeks; Rhoda Feldman; Dr. Alan Markham; Lydia Fang
Synopsis:
A satire of the television show FAMILY FEUD.

What Kind of Obscenity Makes Parents Hate Sending Their Kids to the Movies? (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: Ticket prices.

[The Hanging] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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. Last Gas for Next 200 Miles
  2. 1. Mad Super Special Summer 1982
    Mad Super Special
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Letters Dept.
    Letters Dept.
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  6. 5. For Her Thighs Only
    James Bond
  7. 6. Don Martin Dept. Part I: One Day in a Sculptor's Studio
    Don Martin Department
  8. 7. A Mad Report on Progress
    A Mad Report on Progress
  9. 8. If the Underworld Were Allowed to Advertise
  10. 9. Don Martin Dept. Part II: One Day on a Tiny Desert Island
    Don Martin Department
  11. 10. The Lighter Side of...
    The Lighter Side of...
  12. 11. Your Mad Horoscope
    Your Mad Horoscope
  13. 12. A Mad Look at the Idiocy of Young Athletes Who Imitate the Pros on TV
    A Mad Look at
  14. 13. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs. Spy
  15. 14. Whatever Became of...?
    Whatever Became of...?
  16. 15. A Mad Look at Lousy Kissers
    A Mad Look at
  17. 16. Don Martin Dept. Part III: One Day at the Federal Building
    Don Martin Department
  18. 17. A Mad Guide to Understanding Statistics
    A Mad Guide
  19. 18. Mad's Do-It-Yourself Comedy Routine
    Mad's Do-It-Yourself
  20. 19. Family Fools
  21. 20. What Kind of Obscenity Makes Parents Hate Sending Their Kids to the Movies?
    Mad Fold-In
  22. 21. [The Hanging]
  23. 22. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Watkins
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne