Inside Mad #24427
(April 1975)

Ballantine Books, 1955 Series
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Price
0.95 USD
Pages
196
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ballantine Books
Brand
BB Ballantine
ISBN
345-24427-3-095
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Standard mass market paperback size 4 1/4" x 7 1/8" (10.7 cm x 18 cm)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound

Issue Notes

Indexed from a 20th printing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Alfred E. Neuman

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

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gaines: Who's (expletive deleted) idea was it to come out with this paperback?

Indexer Notes

Spoof intro.

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

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title pages and indicia.

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Backword by Stan Freberg (Table of Contents: 4)

Introduction / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Frederg
Letters
Typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Inside MAD (Table of Contents: 5)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page.

Mickey Rodent! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Canadian Specific (from "The Commercial Artist!") (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Slow Motion! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Jack Davis
Inks
Jack Davis
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Howdy Dooit! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Puzzle Page I: Puzzle Page: Dot Puzzles (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Puntiac (from "The Commercial Artist!") (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Smilin' Melvin! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Rubber Bubble (from "Comic Book Ads!") (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Mark Trade! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Jack Davis
Inks
Jack Davis
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Puzzle Page II: Puzzle Page: The Maze (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Movie...Ads! (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Katchandhammer Kids! (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Beer Belongs - Enjoy It! (from "The Commercial Artist!") (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Phony ad for the "Foundation To Encourage Excess - The Beverage of Moderation."
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of an ad for United States Brewers Foundation.

Bat Boy and Rubin! (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Puzzle Page III: Puzzle Page: What's Wrong With This Picture (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Shermlock Shomes! (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Puzzle Page-answers (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman ?
Pencils
Bill Elder
Inks
Bill Elder
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Backword by Stan Freberg (Table of Contents: 23)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Freberg
Letters
Typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

[Wowee gang!] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Gaines: Who's (expletive deleted) idea was it to come out with this paperback?"]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. Backword by Stan Freberg
    Introduction
  6. 5. Inside MAD
  7. 6. Mickey Rodent!
  8. 7. Canadian Specific (from "The Commercial Artist!")
  9. 8. Slow Motion!
  10. 9. Howdy Dooit!
  11. 10. Puzzle Page I: Puzzle Page: Dot Puzzles
  12. 11. Puntiac (from "The Commercial Artist!")
  13. 12. Smilin' Melvin!
  14. 13. Rubber Bubble (from "Comic Book Ads!")
  15. 14. Mark Trade!
  16. 15. Puzzle Page II: Puzzle Page: The Maze
  17. 16. Movie...Ads!
  18. 17. Katchandhammer Kids!
  19. 18. Beer Belongs - Enjoy It! (from "The Commercial Artist!")
  20. 19. Bat Boy and Rubin!
  21. 20. Puzzle Page III: Puzzle Page: What's Wrong With This Picture
  22. 21. Shermlock Shomes!
  23. 22. Puzzle Page-answers
  24. 23. Backword by Stan Freberg
  25. 24. [Wowee gang!]
  26. 25. ["You can barely stomach it from the outside ..."]
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