(June 1988)

EC, 1952 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
published monthly except February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
E.C. Publications, Inc.
Barcode:
07098933230004
Editing:
Nick Meglin (Editor); John Ficarra (Editor); Charlie Kadau (Associate Editor); Joe Raiola (Associate Editor); Sara Fowler (Associate Editor)
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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Another Lemon Issue of Mad (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
James Warhola
Inks:
James Warhola
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Letters:
typeset

Letters and Tomatoes Department (Table of Contents)

Letters and Tomatoes Department / letters page / 1.3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Letters:
typeset

Feeble Attraction (Table of Contents)

And They Call It Yuppie Love Department / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Alox; Duncy

Indexer Notes

Parody of the movie Fatal Attraction.

The Frantic Fog-Filled Folly (Table of Contents)

Tales From the Duck Side Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing]
Pencils:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Inks:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Mad Looks At Handshakes (Table of Contents)

All Jaffee Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee; Frank Jacobs (idea)
Pencils:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Inks:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

New Laws That Congress Should Pass Right Now! Right Now! Right Now! (Table of Contents)

Better Legislate Than Never Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Lighter Side Of... (Table of Contents)

Berg's-Eye View Department / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg (signed)
Inks:
Dave Berg (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Befuddling Balcony Blunder (Table of Contents)

Tales From the Duck Side Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing]
Pencils:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Inks:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Mad Opens A Typical Magazine Sweepstakes Package (Table of Contents)

The Envelope, Sleaze! Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Charlie Kadau; Joe Raiola
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

That'll Be the Day! (Table of Contents)

The Odds Must Be Crazy Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Barry Liebman
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

A Mad Look At Disney Classics (Table of Contents)

Serge-In General Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés (signed)

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Mad's Guide To Making It In the Business World (Table of Contents)

Hire Education Department / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
George Woodbridge [as GW] (signed)
Inks:
George Woodbridge [as GW] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

Joke and Dagger Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anthony Prohias
Pencils:
Anthony Prohias
Inks:
Anthony Prohias

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Practical Uses For Well-Trained Porcupines (Table of Contents)

A View To A Quill Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Peter Porges
Pencils:
Paul Peter Porges (signed)
Inks:
Paul Peter Porges (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

All-Purpose Video Game Instructions Kit (Table of Contents)

Joy-Schtick Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Tell-Tale Comic Strip Balloons (The Sequel) (Table of Contents)

The Funny Form Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing]
Pencils:
Bob Clarke (signed)
Inks:
Bob Clarke (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

A Mad Look At Real-Life Government "Logic" (Table of Contents)

None Dare Call It Reason Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

ReDesigning Women (Table of Contents)

Catty-Shack Department / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Angelo Torres (signed)
Inks:
Angelo Torres (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Foolya; Charmin; Marry-Dough; SnoozeAnne; Agony

Indexer Notes

Parody of the TV show Designing Women.

The Demonic Detector Disaster (Table of Contents)

Tales From the Duck Side Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing]
Pencils:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Inks:
Don Edwing [as Duck Edwing] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Drawn Out Dramas (Table of Contents)

Marginal Thinking Department / comic story / 0 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

No page count as gags appear in various places around the magazine.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Another Lemon Issue of Mad
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
  3. 2. Letters and Tomatoes Department
    Letters and Tomatoes Department
  4. 3. Feeble Attraction
    And They Call It Yuppie Love Department
  5. 4. The Frantic Fog-Filled Folly
    Tales From the Duck Side Department
  6. 5. Mad Looks At Handshakes
    All Jaffee Department
  7. 6. New Laws That Congress Should Pass Right Now! Right Now! Right Now!
    Better Legislate Than Never Department
  8. 7. The Lighter Side Of...
    Berg's-Eye View Department
  9. 8. The Befuddling Balcony Blunder
    Tales From the Duck Side Department
  10. 9. Mad Opens A Typical Magazine Sweepstakes Package
    The Envelope, Sleaze! Department
  11. 10. That'll Be the Day!
    The Odds Must Be Crazy Department
  12. 11. A Mad Look At Disney Classics
    Serge-In General Department
  13. 12. Mad's Guide To Making It In the Business World
    Hire Education Department
  14. 13. Spy vs. Spy
    Joke and Dagger Department
  15. 14. Practical Uses For Well-Trained Porcupines
    A View To A Quill Department
  16. 15. All-Purpose Video Game Instructions Kit
    Joy-Schtick Department
  17. 16. Tell-Tale Comic Strip Balloons (The Sequel)
    The Funny Form Department
  18. 17. A Mad Look At Real-Life Government "Logic"
    None Dare Call It Reason Department
  19. 18. ReDesigning Women
    Catty-Shack Department
  20. 19. The Demonic Detector Disaster
    Tales From the Duck Side Department
  21. 20. Drawn Out Dramas
    Marginal Thinking Department
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Watkins
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne