(April 1989)

EC, 1952 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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

Special Mid-Winter Vacation Issue (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sergio Aragonés (idea)
Pencils:
Richard Williams
Inks:
Richard Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman

[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 / 1.7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés; Mort Drucker
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés; Mort Drucker
Letters:
typeset

Thirtysuffering (Table of Contents)

Angst For Nothing Department / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Migraine Schlepman; Ellyup; Ailin Meshugga; Hairy Meshugga

Indexer Notes

Parody of the TV show Thirtysomething.

Hand-Me-Down (Table of Contents)

Serge-In General Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

If Bad Taste Took A Holiday (Table of Contents)

Gauche Stories Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as 'C/e] (signed)
Inks:
? [as 'C/e] (signed)

Genre:
humor

Really Appropriate Sponsors For Rock Tours (Table of Contents)

Show and Sell Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Name Game of the Rich and Famous (Table of Contents)

Sheer Noun-Sense Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Prete
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
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 Moron Downer Jr. Show (Table of Contents)

Prime Slime Entertainment Department / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks:
Jack Davis (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the TV show Morton Downey Jr. Show.

Pot Luck (Table of Contents)

Serge-In General Department / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Guys You're Likely To Meet Before Mr. 'Right' (Table of Contents)

Beau Jest Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
Alyse Newman (signed)
Inks:
Alyse Newman (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

When TV Commercials Make Full Use of the Beatles Songs (Table of Contents)

"I Am the Ad Man" Department / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

It's Safe To Go To the Bathroom When... (Table of Contents)

Bladder Up! Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as 'C/e] (signed)
Inks:
? [as 'C/e] (signed)

Genre:
humor

More You'd Be Rich If You Had A Nickel... (Table of Contents)

Common Cents Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charlie Kadau
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

21 Junkhead (Table of Contents)

Riding the School Bust 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:
Captain Foolish; Duty Huffs; Tommy Handsome; Dig Pinball; Lowkey

Indexer Notes

Parody of the TV show 21 Jumpstreet.

Duck Edwing Contemplates Suicide (Table of Contents)

Going Out In A Blaze Of Glory Department / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Personal Ads That Remind Us Of Somebody We Know Or Nah, It Couldn't Be Them! (Table of Contents)

Singles Seen Department / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

What Is the Latest, Most Terrible Form Of Radio Activity? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Inks:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

A Mad Fish Story (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Richard Williams
Inks:
Richard Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

back cover

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. Special Mid-Winter Vacation Issue
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
  3. 2. Letters and Tomatoes Department
    Letters and Tomatoes Department
  4. 3. Thirtysuffering
    Angst For Nothing Department
  5. 4. Hand-Me-Down
    Serge-In General Department
  6. 5. If Bad Taste Took A Holiday
    Gauche Stories Department
  7. 6. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs Spy; Joke and Dagger Department
  8. 7. Really Appropriate Sponsors For Rock Tours
    Show and Sell Department
  9. 8. The Name Game of the Rich and Famous
    Sheer Noun-Sense Department
  10. 9. The Lighter Side Of...
    Berg's-Eye View Department
  11. 10. The Moron Downer Jr. Show
    Prime Slime Entertainment Department
  12. 11. Pot Luck
    Serge-In General Department
  13. 12. Guys You're Likely To Meet Before Mr. 'Right'
    Beau Jest Department
  14. 13. When TV Commercials Make Full Use of the Beatles Songs
    "I Am the Ad Man" Department
  15. 14. It's Safe To Go To the Bathroom When...
    Bladder Up! Department
  16. 15. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs Spy; Joke and Dagger Department
  17. 16. More You'd Be Rich If You Had A Nickel...
    Common Cents Department
  18. 17. 21 Junkhead
    Riding the School Bust Department
  19. 18. Duck Edwing Contemplates Suicide
    Going Out In A Blaze Of Glory Department
  20. 19. Personal Ads That Remind Us Of Somebody We Know Or Nah, It Couldn't Be Them!
    Singles Seen Department
  21. 20. What Is the Latest, Most Terrible Form Of Radio Activity?
    Mad Fold-In
  22. 21. A Mad Fish Story
  23. 22. 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