([August] 1971)

Last Gasp, 1971 Series
 
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
Brand:
Last Gasp
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.
1st print has 0.50 USD cover price. Has predominently blue cover background.
2nd print has 0.50 USD cover price. Has predominently purple cover background.


["Move this crate, will ya! They're gitten too close for comfort!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kim Deitch
Pencils:
Kim Deitch
Inks:
Kim Deitch
Colors:
Kim Deitch
Letters:
Kim Deitch

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Waldo; Santa Claus; police

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rory Hayes
Inks:
Rory Hayes

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover illustration with indicia information at top of page.

Wilfred Kreel, Seeker of the Strange (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Wilfred Kreel
Synopsis:
Wilfred Kreel investigates a haunted mansion

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rory Hayes
Inks:
Rory Hayes

Reprints:

Disconnect (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Rory Hayes
Pencils:
Rory Hayes
Inks:
Rory Hayes
Letters:
Rory Hayes

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Pooh Rass
Synopsis:
A mind moves beyond the mortal plane.
Reprints:

Bimbo's Private Fun-House (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]; Kim Deitch; Justin Green; Bill Griffith; Rory Hayes; S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]; Kim Deitch; Justin Green; Bill Griffith; Rory Hayes; S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]; Kim Deitch; Justin Green; Bill Griffith; Rory Hayes; S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]; Kim Deitch; Justin Green; Bill Griffith; Rory Hayes; S. Clay Wilson

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A fun-house is very disturbing.

Indexer Notes

Story is a jam between the credited creators.

The Toad On The Hill!!! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Griffith
Pencils:
Bill Griffith
Inks:
Bill Griffith
Letters:
Bill Griffith

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dean; Naomi; Toad
Synopsis:
When their car breaks down Dean and Naomi have to make for a mysterious house.
Reprints:

The Ter'ble Old Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Larry Fuller
Pencils:
Larry Fuller
Inks:
Larry Fuller
Letters:
Larry Fuller

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Terible old man; Robbers

Indexer Notes

This is adapted from an H.P. Lovecraft story.

Boogie Boogie Horror Yarn (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Wilfred Flance; Fatima; Tide Monster
Synopsis:
Terrible things occur while Wilfred Flance sleeps.
Reprints:

The Doll House (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Metzger
Pencils:
George Metzger
Inks:
George Metzger
Letters:
George Metzger

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man enters a doll shop…

A Gothic Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael McMillan
Pencils:
Michael McMillan
Inks:
Michael McMillan
Letters:
Michael McMillan

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Eulalia; Edmund
Synopsis:
Edmund attempts to create new life from old.

The Agony of Binky Brown (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Justin Green
Pencils:
Justin Green
Inks:
Justin Green
Letters:
Justin Green

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Binky Brown
Synopsis:
Binky is unreasonably influenced by the movie 'Them'.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Boo Hoo Boo Hoo Cried The Night Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A murderer receives his just desserts.

Blue True (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Kim Deitch
Pencils:
Kim Deitch
Inks:
Kim Deitch
Letters:
Kim Deitch

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Waldo; Kitty; Gertrude; Al Sabronte; Abe Rodanawitz; Warden; Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Waldo's execution doesn't go as planned.
Reprints:

Ghoul Tit Greed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mervin; Oxo
Synopsis:
Grave robbers come a cropper.

["Count the Nails, to Rory"] (Table of Contents)

The Checkered Demon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
The Checkered Demon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustration on inside of back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Willie Mendes
Inks:
Willie Mendes
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover of issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Move this crate, will ya! They're gitten too close for comfort!"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Wilfred Kreel, Seeker of the Strange
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Disconnect
  6. 5. Bimbo's Private Fun-House
  7. 6. The Toad On The Hill!!!
  8. 7. The Ter'ble Old Man
  9. 8. Boogie Boogie Horror Yarn
  10. 9. The Doll House
  11. 10. A Gothic Masterpiece
  12. 11. The Agony of Binky Brown
  13. 12. Boo Hoo Boo Hoo Cried The Night Man
  14. 13. Blue True
  15. 14. Ghoul Tit Greed
  16. 15. ["Count the Nails, to Rory"]
    The Checkered Demon
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
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