Steaming Mad #75-734
(1975)

Warner Books, 1975 Series
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Price:
0.95 USD
Pages:
196
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Warner Paperback Library
Brand:
W Warner Paperback Library
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein
Color:
Color covers; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Pocket Paperback
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Title page and indicia.

If Comic Characters Were Psychoanalyzed (Table of Contents: 2)

Pen and "Shrink" Dept. / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
typeset; Bob Clarke

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Charlie Brown; Snoopy; Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Alexander Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Mr. Dithers; Donald Duck; Beetle Bailey; Sgt. Snorkel; Mary Worth
Synopsis:
Comic strip characters show that psychoanalytic advice isn't always the solution to one's problems.
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One Day in Baghdad (Table of Contents: 3)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A rookie snake charmer gets the wrong end of a cobra.
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The Mad Ice Hockey Primer (Table of Contents: 4)

Sport 'n' Blood Dept. / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Examination of the sport of ice hockey, presented in the form of a child's reading primer.
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The Lighter Side of High School Football (Table of Contents: 5)

Berg's Eye View Dept. / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of the ridiculous side of high school football games and the people who attend them.
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Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 6)

Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Antonio Prohias
Pencils:
Antonio Prohias (signed)
Inks:
Antonio Prohias (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Black Spy; The White Spy
Synopsis:
The White Spy sabotages the Black Spy's bombing attempt.
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Christmas Is... (Table of Contents: 7)

God Help Us, Everyone Dept. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Barnhill
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Series of cynical examples of how Christmas has been corrupted by commercialism and greed.
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A Mad Look at Sex Education in the Schools (Table of Contents: 8)

Who's Minding the Stork Dept. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kent
Pencils:
Jack Kent
Inks:
Jack Kent
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Speculation of the possible effects of sex education being taught in elementary school.
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Casey at the Dice (Table of Contents: 9)

Oy-Vegas Dept. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
In a parody of the poem "Casey at the Bat," a famous craps player tries to beat a table on a hot streak.
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Indexer Notes

"With apologies to Ernest Lawrence Thayer".

On the Set (Table of Contents: 10)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A film director tries to compensate for the height disparity of his two actors.
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Mad's Follow-up Report on Progress (Table of Contents: 11)

Patent-Panning Dept. / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Bob Clarke (signed)
Inks:
Bob Clarke (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Examples of how technological progress hasn't necessarily made life better.
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You May Have Already Read This (Table of Contents: 12)

Win, Place and Snow Dept. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Eli Stein
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Various notes and letters from everyday life, written in the style of a Publisher's Clearing House contest solicitation.
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If Polls and Surveys Had Been Used Through History (Table of Contents: 13)

Poll-Taxed Dept. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Franklin D. Roosevelt; Abraham Lincoln; The Beatles [John Lennon; Paul McCartney; George Harrison; Ringo Starr]; Harry Stimson
Synopsis:
Examples of how history would have been altered if those involved had listened to pollsters.
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A Mad Look at Movie Monsters (Table of Contents: 14)

Corn On the Macabre Dept. / cartoon / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Letters:
typeset; Sergio Aragones

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Satirical results to basic cliche film monster movie scenes.
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A Mad "Show Biz" Success Story (Table of Contents: 15)

A Wart-Winning Tale Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Norman
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A downtrodden man finds hope of success when he discovers a tadpole who can sing and dance.
Reprints:

You Know You've Really Made It When... (Table of Contents: 16)

Status-Sphere Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Ridgeway
Pencils:
Paul Coker Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker Jr.
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of signs that you now lead a successful life.
Reprints:

The Lighter Side of Physical Fitness (Table of Contents: 17)

Berg's Eye View Dept. / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of people attempting to exercise.
Reprints:

Mad's Home Movies (Table of Contents: 18)

Scream Gems Dept. / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Norman
Pencils:
Paul Coker Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker Jr.
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Scenes from home movies of a family's less than memorable vacation.
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One Evening at the Health Club (Table of Contents: 19)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Two men open a health club steam cabinet and make a gruesome discovery.
Reprints:

Bullbit (Table of Contents: 20)

God Save McQueen Dept. / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Steve McQueen [as Bullbit]; Robert Vaughn [as Walter Charmless]; Norman Fell [as Capt. Baker]; Jacqueline Bisset [as Cassie]; Carl Reindel [as Sgt. Standin]
Synopsis:
In a parody of the film "Bullitt," after an attack on his partner by organized crime, a police detective conducts a one-man war on those responsible.
Reprints:

[Are you sweating out the heavy problems ...] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. If Comic Characters Were Psychoanalyzed
    Pen and "Shrink" Dept.
  4. 3. One Day in Baghdad
    Don Martin Dept.
  5. 4. The Mad Ice Hockey Primer
    Sport 'n' Blood Dept.
  6. 5. The Lighter Side of High School Football
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  7. 6. Spy vs. Spy
    Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy
  8. 7. Christmas Is...
    God Help Us, Everyone Dept.
  9. 8. A Mad Look at Sex Education in the Schools
    Who's Minding the Stork Dept.
  10. 9. Casey at the Dice
    Oy-Vegas Dept.
  11. 10. On the Set
    Don Martin Dept.
  12. 11. Mad's Follow-up Report on Progress
    Patent-Panning Dept.
  13. 12. You May Have Already Read This
    Win, Place and Snow Dept.
  14. 13. If Polls and Surveys Had Been Used Through History
    Poll-Taxed Dept.
  15. 14. A Mad Look at Movie Monsters
    Corn On the Macabre Dept.
  16. 15. A Mad "Show Biz" Success Story
    A Wart-Winning Tale Dept.
  17. 16. You Know You've Really Made It When...
    Status-Sphere Dept.
  18. 17. The Lighter Side of Physical Fitness
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  19. 18. Mad's Home Movies
    Scream Gems Dept.
  20. 19. One Evening at the Health Club
    Don Martin Dept.
  21. 20. Bullbit
    God Save McQueen Dept.
  22. 21. [Are you sweating out the heavy problems ...]
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