Playboy #v8#7
(July 1961)

Playboy, 1953 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
116
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1961-06-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HMH Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Hugh M. Hefner (editor, publisher); A.C. Spectorsky (associate publisher, editorial director); Arthur Paul (art director)

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1961, page 120, registration number B906727.

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Erich Sokol [as Sokol] (signed, painting)
Pencils
Erich Sokol [as Sokol] (signed, painting)
Inks
Erich Sokol [as Sokol] (signed, painting)
Colors
Erich Sokol [as Sokol] (signed, painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But that's just the way it is in a shipwreck -
Genre
humor
Characters
two women; two small boys
Keywords
desert island; shipwreck

Indexer Notes

Page 37.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed, idea)
Pencils
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed, painting)
Inks
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed, painting)
Colors
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed, painting)

Genre
humor
Characters
female model; male artist; artist's wife
Synopsis
After the artist embraces the model, he returns to paint just as his wife enters the studio.
Keywords
fine art

Indexer Notes

Page 43.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Inks
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Colors
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I couldn't say - I'm a stranger here myself.
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
two alien creatures
Keywords
Bleeker Street

Indexer Notes

Page 51.

The Machine (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer (signed)
Pencils
Jules Feiffer (signed)
Inks
Jules Feiffer (signed)
Colors
Jules Feiffer (signed)
Letters
Jules Feiffer (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At least half my life has been spent on beginning conversations:-
Genre
humor
Characters
man; woman
Keywords
cocktail party

Indexer Notes

Page 55. Four panel story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Dempsey (signed)
Pencils
John Dempsey (signed)
Inks
John Dempsey (signed)
Colors
John Dempsey (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The State Highway Department sent you, didn't they, girlie?
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde woman; old farmer; construction crew
Keywords
road construction; shotgun

Indexer Notes

Page 63.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Pencils
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Inks
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Colors
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You and your flaming gourmet dishes!
Genre
humor
Characters
firemen; wife; husband
Keywords
house fire

Indexer Notes

Page 71.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alberto Vargas [as Vargas] (signed, painting)
Pencils
Alberto Vargas [as Vargas] (signed, painting)
Inks
Alberto Vargas [as Vargas] (signed, painting)
Colors
Alberto Vargas [as Vargas] (signed, painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, I'm not the Farmer's Daughter-
Genre
humor
Characters
redheaded woman
Keywords
egg basket

Indexer Notes

Page 86.

Bride of Teevee Jeebies (Table of Contents: 8)

photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Shel Silverstein
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
still more additional dialog for the midnight movies
Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Pages 89 through 91. Fourteen photographs from old motion pictures with humorous captions added.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Madden (signed)
Pencils
Don Madden (signed)
Inks
Don Madden (signed)
Colors
Don Madden (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk, tsk, Miss Willis - I'm afraid a few more massages will be...
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Willis; doctor
Keywords
doctor's office; scale

Indexer Notes

Page 94.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed)
Pencils
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed)
Inks
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed)
Colors
Phil Interlandi [as Interlandi] (signed, graytones)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well... wait till President Kennedy hears about this!
Genre
humor
Characters
man; woman; two topless native women
Keywords
native hut; Youth Peace Corps

Indexer Notes

Page 98.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Howard Shoemaker [as Shoemaker] (signed, idea)
Pencils
Howard Shoemaker [as Shoemaker] (signed)
Inks
Howard Shoemaker [as Shoemaker] (signed)
Colors
Howard Shoemaker [as Shoemaker] (signed, graytones)

Genre
humor
Characters
cameraman; centaur
Synopsis
A centaur poses for a cameraman.
Keywords
box camera

Indexer Notes

Page 100.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

cartoon / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Inks
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Colors
Gahan Wilson (signed, graytones)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Time after time it's the same thing: you hear a knock...
Genre
humor
Characters
two men
Keywords
missing persons bureau

Indexer Notes

Page 104.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Pencils
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Inks
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Colors
E. Simms Campbell (signed, painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One thing I'll say for him, he isn't always running after women.
Genre
humor
Characters
sultan; seven women
Keywords
harem

Indexer Notes

Page 107.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Brian Savage (signed)
Pencils
Brian Savage (signed)
Inks
Brian Savage (signed)
Colors
Brian Savage (signed, graytones)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's talk about your getting time off for good behavior.
Genre
humor
Characters
judge; woman; policeman
Keywords
court room

Indexer Notes

Page 110.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Donald Addis [as Don. Addis] (signed)
Pencils
Donald Addis [as Don. Addis] (signed)
Inks
Donald Addis [as Don. Addis] (signed)
Colors
Donald Addis [as Don. Addis] (signed, graytones)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Think of it! Me, Mildred Schwartz, immortalized in Silly-Putty.
Genre
humor
Characters
boy; Mildred Schwartz
Keywords
Silly Putty

Indexer Notes

Page 113.