Mad House #125
(August 1981)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
0.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
4 times a year in Feb., May, Aug. and Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000697708
Editing
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Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Madhouse Comics".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your highness! You promised me a huge ruby if I slew the dragon!
Genre
humor
Characters
Ruby; Shylock Homes; Captain Sprocket

Indexer Notes

Vignettes around title come from "The Super Snooper," "The Mad House Gift Catalog," and "Olympic Shtick."

All-American Celebration (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Archie; Hostess Fruit Pies / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

The Super Snooper (Table of Contents: 2)

Mad House / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Shylock Homes; Lady Van Plushlife; Whatson; Fifi
Synopsis
Shylock Homes and his partner Whatson search for Lady Van Plushlife's missing poodle Fifi.

Well Shut My Mouth (Table of Contents: 3)

Guys & Girls / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A man drives by a hospital to stop his girlfriend from talking.

The Mad House Gift Catalog (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Various humorous gift ideas are presented.

Olympic Shtick (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Captain Sprocket; Benson
Synopsis
Captain Sprocket competes in the Olympics, where he is so athletically gifted that he is disqualified from or loses every event.
Reprints

Mad House Sport Oddities (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Mean Jack Huddle; Lefty Flinger; Bruno Skinflint; Sheldon Chucker; Melton Dropkick; Pierre Laslash
Synopsis
Various fictional athlete biographies.

Getting the Jump on the Game (Table of Contents: 7)

Mad House / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
?
Colors
?

Synopsis
In a pantomime story, a racquetball player gets so good at returning high shots that he loses a real game on a low shot.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Dear Aunt Gabby / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eda Edwards (credited as Aunt Gabby)
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When I'm in class, my mind seems to wander!
Characters
Aunt Gabby

It's Enough to Make You Cry!!! (Table of Contents: 9)

Mad House / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Synopsis
Various vignettes of a man's unfortunate attempts at dating a girl.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Your highness! You promised me a huge ruby if I slew the dragon!"]
  2. 1. All-American Celebration
    Archie; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. The Super Snooper
    Mad House
  4. 3. Well Shut My Mouth
    Guys & Girls
  5. 4. The Mad House Gift Catalog
  6. 5. Olympic Shtick
    Captain Sprocket
  7. 6. Mad House Sport Oddities
  8. 7. Getting the Jump on the Game
    Mad House
  9. 8. ["When I'm in class, my mind seems to wander!"]
    Dear Aunt Gabby
  10. 9. It's Enough to Make You Cry!!!
    Mad House
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