(1984)

Bad News, 1984 Series
 
Price
3.00 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
irregularly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
Paul Karasik; Mark Newgarden

Tot Abuse, Jed Clampett & Kin - Wacky Despair - Bowling Tips (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kaz Prapuolenis (signed as Kaz)
Inks
Kaz Prapuolenis (signed as Kaz)
Colors
Kaz Prapuolenis (signed as Kaz)
Letters
Kaz Prapuolenis ?; typeset

Keywords
alternative; art

Indexer Notes

Kaz Prapuolenis confirmed he did his own color separations for this cover via his Facebook page on March 27, 2020 (https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10157981642320782, retrieved 28 March 2020).

Eastern Artists (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bad News #2 (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Daniel R. Shapiro ? (typeset)

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a illustration titled "Medical Histories", which is composed of a series of skeletal x-ray images and mock "medical histories" of the artists

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Treacherous Tot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Letters
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Hotel Scumbag, 2:26 a.m. Shakey Sheke was getting ready for bed when he heard a pounding coming from the room next door.
Characters
Shaky Sheke; The Treacherous Tot; Crazy Lady
Reprints

Homage to Chuck Jones (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bruno Richard
Pencils
Bruno Richard (ink only ?); Allan D. Cruickshank (photo)
Inks
Bruno Richard (ink only ?); Allan D. Cruickshank (photo)
Letters
Bruno Richard

Characters
The Road Runner

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a small-size inset roadrunner photo by Cruickshank from the National Audobon Society.

I Fix (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jayr Pulga (signed)
Pencils
Jayr Pulga (signed) (ink only ?)
Inks
Jayr Pulga (signed)
Letters
Jayr Pulga (signed)

Characters
Ubie's Brother; Mom; Dad; Ubie

Venus Records / House Party / Raw #6 / Village Comic Art Shop (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bugs (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Glenn Head [as G. O. H.] (signed)
Pencils
Glenn Head [as G. O. H.] (signed)
Inks
Glenn Head [as G. O. H.] (signed)
Letters
Glenn Head [as G. O. H.] (signed)

Characters
Chester
Reprints

Raw One-Shot #3 Jack Survives / Wayside Music (Wheaton, MD) / Shemp Records / Pier Platters (Hoboken, NJ) (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Count Screwloose Cartoon Page / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Milt Gross [as Count Screwloose]
Inks
Milt Gross [as Count Screwloose]
Letters
Milt Gross [as Count Screwloose]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keep your eye on your work!
Genre
humor
Characters
Father
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Five cartoons- "Keep your eye on your work.;" "I'm a pickpocket, your honor!;" "Everytime your father gets in the tub, the phone rings!;" "I like this much better than a broom!;" "How should I know what he's got in there?"

From Hooterville to Eternity- The Situation Comedy of Paul Henning (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
David Marc
Pencils
Drew Friedman
Inks
Drew Friedman
Letters
Daniel R. Shapiro ? (typeset)

Characters
Paul Henning; Jed Clampett; Jethro Bodine; Elly May Clampett; Granny Clampett; Milton Drysdale; Oliver Wendell Douglas; Jane Hathaway; Bea Benaderet; Lisa Douglas; Sam Drucker; Cousin Bessy; Arnold
Synopsis
An apprecation of Paul Henning's "Beverly Hillbillies," "Petticoat Junction" and "Green Acres"
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text from "Demographic Vistas" (Univ. of Penn. Press, 1984). Accompanied by approximately twenty-four Friedman portrait illustrations, all small-size except for one.

Danceteria (Table of Contents: 11)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

An ad for the legendary NYC club

1/3 x 3 (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Newgarden
Pencils
Mark Newgarden
Inks
Mark Newgarden
Letters
Mark Newgarden

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mort; J. Riley

Indexer Notes

Three 1/3 page size strips- "Mort and His Emotional Disturbances;" "Newgarden's Sad But True;" "Don't Copy My Style!"

New York City Gazette (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Armand Hui Bon Hoa; Paul Karasik (translation); N. Matheson (translation)
Pencils
Armand Hui Bon Hoa
Inks
Armand Hui Bon Hoa
Letters
typeset

Characters
David B. Slackine; Hans. H. Hamson; Ray Falster; Frank W. Owes, Jr.; Martin D. Craig; Bill
Reprints
  • from ?

Dwayne and Margot- A Bedtime Story (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kristin Barnet
Pencils
Kristin Barnet
Inks
Kristin Barnet
Letters
Kristin Barnet

Characters
Dwayne; Dwayne's Mother; Dwayne's Father; Margot; Manuel

Here's a Whole Treasure Chest of Fun from Independent!! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Solitary Blues (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Drew Friedman
Pencils
Drew Friedman
Inks
Drew Friedman
Letters
Drew Friedman ? (typeset)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

It's a Wacky World (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge
Pencils
Peter Bagge
Inks
Peter Bagge
Letters
Peter Bagge

Genre
humor
Reprints

Health Hen / Demographic Vistas: Television in American Culture / Todd's Copies / Enz's (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bowler's Corner (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Glenn Head; Frank Graham, Jr.
Pencils
John Mariano
Inks
John Mariano
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Don Carter; Carmine Salvano; Harriet Ebbets; Frank Clause; Dave Soutar; George Howard

Indexer Notes

Text from Graham's "Bowling Secrets of the Stars" book (1962) accompanied by small illustrations from Mariano. Also includes a poem by Head titled "I Got Bowling on My Mind!!"

How to Housebreak Your Dog (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Inks
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Letters
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Dog
Reprints
  • from The Dutch Treat Club Yearbook (1961)

Bridge (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne White (signed)
Pencils
Wayne White (signed)
Inks
Wayne White (signed)
Letters
Wayne White (signed)

Characters
Wayne White; Junior Roden; Wayne's Sister; Wayne's Dad; The Fat One; Robin Rudd; Joel
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

The Treacherous Tot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Letters
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After his home was ravaged by fire- the Tot decided to spend the night in the city cemetery.
Characters
The Treacherous Tot; The Nightwatchman

Action Comics! (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Karasik (signed)
Pencils
Paul Karasik (signed)
Inks
Paul Karasik (signed)
Letters
Paul Karasik (signed)

Characters
Nikki; Mehitabel

Homage to Jefferson Machamer (Table of Contents: 24)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gary Panter [as G. Panter] (signed) (ink only ?); Jefferson Machamer
Inks
Gary Panter [as G. Panter] (signed); Jefferson Machamer
Letters
Gary Panter [as G. Panter] (signed)

Indexer Notes

Includes an inset of a Machamer cartoon- "Now don't forget- I'm to get my regular pay and vacation pay and a bonus for spending my vacation here at the office!"

Coffee Nerves (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Struck
Pencils
Ken Struck
Inks
Ken Struck
Letters
Ken Struck

Kamikaze (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz] (signed)
Letters
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Characters
Nancy; Sluggo
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ad for the now-defunct NYC club

Trash and Vaudeville (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tot Abuse, Jed Clampett & Kin - Wacky Despair - Bowling Tips
  2. 1. Eastern Artists
  3. 2. Bad News #2
  4. 3. ["The Hotel Scumbag, 2:26 a.m. Shakey Sheke was getting ready for bed when he heard a pounding coming from the room next door."]
    The Treacherous Tot
  5. 4. Homage to Chuck Jones
  6. 5. I Fix
  7. 6. Venus Records / House Party / Raw #6 / Village Comic Art Shop
  8. 7. The Bugs
  9. 8. Raw One-Shot #3 Jack Survives / Wayside Music (Wheaton, MD) / Shemp Records / Pier Platters (Hoboken, NJ)
  10. 9. ["Keep your eye on your work!"]
    Count Screwloose Cartoon Page
  11. 10. From Hooterville to Eternity- The Situation Comedy of Paul Henning
  12. 11. Danceteria
  13. 12. 1/3 x 3
  14. 13. New York City Gazette
  15. 14. Dwayne and Margot- A Bedtime Story
  16. 15. Here's a Whole Treasure Chest of Fun from Independent!!
  17. 16. Solitary Blues
  18. 17. It's a Wacky World
  19. 18. Health Hen / Demographic Vistas: Television in American Culture / Todd's Copies / Enz's
  20. 19. Bowler's Corner
  21. 20. How to Housebreak Your Dog
  22. 21. Bridge
  23. 22. ["After his home was ravaged by fire- the Tot decided to spend the night in the city cemetery."]
    The Treacherous Tot
  24. 23. Action Comics!
  25. 24. Homage to Jefferson Machamer
  26. 25. Coffee Nerves
  27. 26. Kamikaze
  28. 27. Trash and Vaudeville
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