(November 1975)

New American Library, 1975 Series
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Price
1.25 USD
Pages
196
On-sale Date
1975-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
New American Library, Inc.
Brand
Signet [logo only]
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Issue Notes

Cover subtitled "...And So Will You with This Bomb of a Book."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Al Jaffee / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
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Characters
Al Jaffee
Reprints

Three Forewords for the Price of One (Table of Contents: 1)

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Script
Harvey Kurtzman; Don Martin; Johnny Hart
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Indexer Notes

Three separate forewords to the book, with an illustration.

A Phony Situation (Table of Contents: 2)

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Characters
man; man's butler
Synopsis
The problem of stretching a phone cord.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 1.

Summit Conference (Table of Contents: 3)

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humor
Characters
mountain climbers; goat
Synopsis
A goat challenges some mountain climbers for the summit.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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American Indian
Synopsis
Jet sonic boom destroys Indian's pottery.

[No Dogs] (Table of Contents: 5)

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dog
Synopsis
Dog reads "No Dogs" sign.

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

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Synopsis
Man gets to bottom of spiral staircase and continues dizzily spiraling at bottom.

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

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Synopsis
Man misinterprets inch marks on building plans.

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

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Synopsis
Man and his wife both wish for something different when they observe good-looking woman with fur coat.

An Encaging Story (Table of Contents: 9)

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convict; prison guard
Synopsis
Convict finishes his prison sentence and gets a job doing same work he did in prison.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 3.

Holy Smoke (Table of Contents: 10)

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humor
Synopsis
Donut factory chimney blowing smoke rings.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 4.

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

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Characters
man; dentist
Synopsis
Dentist uses string and door to extract a tooth.

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

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man; man's wife; snake
Synopsis
Man is strangled by snake as his wife takes photo.

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

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man; boy
Synopsis
Man is fishing while boy is waiting to cut his line and steal any fish caught.

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

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wig salesman; monk
Synopsis
Monk buys a fake bald spot.

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

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two turtles
Synopsis
One turtle runs right out of his shell.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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man
Synopsis
Man in a car hits a bump so hard that he crashes through the roof.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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3 men
Synopsis
One of three men crawling in the desert invites the others not to be last to jump into the mirage.

Chivalry Pays... and Pays and Pays (Table of Contents: 18)

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Characters
man; woman
Synopsis
Man lays his coat on ground for woman to cross puddle and finds the same woman is the clerk at his dry-cleaner.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 5.

Too Hot to Handle (Table of Contents: 19)

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man
Synopsis
Man discovers very strong party punch.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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party guests
Synopsis
One party guest dressed as Satan has unusual method to spear fruit on buffet.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

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2 men
Synopsis
Man complains about his wife's talking.

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

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man; psychiatrist
Synopsis
Man decides not to pay his psychiatrist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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man; lumberjack
Synopsis
Man complains the call of "timber' was not helpful.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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man
Synopsis
Man's hose does not work and his house fills with water.

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

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2 men
Synopsis
Man hits a nail clean through a wall.

Turnabout Is Fair Play (Table of Contents: 26)

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man
Synopsis
Man finds better TV reception for basketball when turns TV on its side.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 7.

A Point to Remember (Table of Contents: 27)

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Characters
2 men
Synopsis
A man sits on his temporary stool pointing upside down.

Indexer Notes

First sequence in Chapter 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Characters
2 convicts
Synopsis
Convict on bottom bunk finds problem with ball-and-chain of convict on top bunk.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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2 men
Synopsis
Sign painter has problem arranging words.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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Characters
2 men; 2 dogs
Synopsis
Man's large dog eats other man's small dog.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

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2 men; woman
Synopsis
Woman in office cannot remember why she took up an office collection.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

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2 men; woman
Synopsis
Woman makes excuse for why she cannot date a man.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

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Genre
humor
Characters
man
Synopsis
Balloon salesman has to tie himself down.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

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Characters
man; woman; bear
Synopsis
Bear finds novel way to beg in national park.

You Can Lead a Boss to Water (Table of Contents: 35)

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Genre
humor
Characters
boss; office workers; plumber
Synopsis
Boss finds novel way to solve time-wasting at the water cooler.

Blatant Commercial #1 (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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Fly Fly by Bye Bye Fly (Table of Contents: 37)

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spider; flies
Synopsis
Spider finds novel way to capture flies.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 10.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

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man; his son
Synopsis
Man scolds his son after peanut butter glues phone to his ear.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

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man
Synopsis
Man watches a windmill blow away in storm.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

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humor
Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Short man behind a large man in an art class ends up painting the large man's clothing pattern instead of model.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

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Characters
man; clothing store clerk
Synopsis
Clerk sells man the cheapest thing in store.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

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Characters
2 children
Synopsis
Boy blows bubble so large it carries his brother away.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

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Characters
man; man's wife; dog
Synopsis
Watchdog is a failure.

An Exercise in Futility (Table of Contents: 44)

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Genre
humor
Characters
man; exercise machine
Synopsis
Exercise machine gains more muscle than man using it.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence in Chapter 11.

Practice Drill (Table of Contents: 45)

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Genre
humor
Characters
dentist
Synopsis
Dentist uses tools to scuplt a bust.

Indexer Notes

First sequence in Chapter 12.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

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Genre
humor
Characters
fire department personnel
Synopsis
A fire is extinguished at a sponge factory, with disastrous results.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

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humor
Characters
common criminals
Synopsis
A group of bank robbers has a getaway car that is too small.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

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humor
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ship passengers
Synopsis
A ship at sea collides with another...and then its lifeboat collides with the other's lifeboat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

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humor
Characters
3 men
Synopsis
A man reacts to a labor shortage by carrying himself on his own litter.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

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Genre
humor
Characters
explorer; several porters
Synopsis
Instead of carrying his load, one porter displays an "off duty" sign.

A Dingaling Prize Ring Thing (Table of Contents: 51)

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Genre
humor
Characters
2 boxers; referee
Synopsis
Referee is KO'ed by microphone, and two boxers knock out each other bending over him.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 13.

Their Ups and Downs (Table of Contents: 52)

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Characters
2 mountain climbers
Synopsis
One mountain climber falls.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 14.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

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2 men; partygoers
Synopsis
Party causes man to pace floor in apartment below, causing man in still lower apartment to bang on ceiling.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

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man; man's wife; police officer
Synopsis
Man's complaints about traffic ticket result in additional tickets.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

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humor
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man; woman; gas station attendant
Synopsis
Gas station attendant is distracted by woman while he is pumping gas.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

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man; man's wife
Synopsis
Man defaces mother-in-law's portrait when he hangs it.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

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man
Synopsis
Man's tattoo has expanded as his waist has expanded over the years.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

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Prof. Welker; 2 men
Synopsis
Prof. Welker experiments with gravity.

What's Up, Duck? (Table of Contents: 59)

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man; duck
Synopsis
Man sinks his boat shooting at a duck.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 15.

Gobs of Fun (Table of Contents: 60)

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man; tattoo artist
Synopsis
Tattoo artist completes a tattoo on both front and back of a man.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

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beauty pagent contestants
Synopsis
Alien arrives from a UFO to enter Miss Universe contest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 62)

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man; man's son
Synopsis
Man complains to his father that everyone else in the father's company gets promoted but him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

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police officers
Synopsis
Bomb Squad officers are directed to stall an investigation at an IRS office.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

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humor
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3 sailors
Synopsis
Each sailor sports a tattoo with himself and the same girl.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

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salesman; woman
Synopsis
Salesman presents a scale with an unusual display.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

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man
Synopsis
Air pumped into a bicycle tire appears in the other tire.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

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2 men
Synopsis
Men compare notes upon lying on beds of nails.

Duel Personalities (Table of Contents: 68)

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2 men
Synopsis
Two men are engaged in a duel by pistol, and one complains about his damaged watch when it stops the bullet which would have killed him.

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First and only sequence in Chapter 17.

Musical Key Bored (Table of Contents: 69)

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pianist
Synopsis
Pianist plays so hard that pieces of the piano come loose.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 18.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 70)

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man
Synopsis
Man's music causes strange reaction in a tuba.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

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astronaut; aliens
Synopsis
Alien falls in love with an astronaut.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 72)

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woman; lawyer
Synopsis
Woman complains that her husband defaults on payments for gifts to her, causing their loss.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

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man
Synopsis
Construction worker walks up the side of a skyscraper.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

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man; bird
Synopsis
Bird steals a man's shoelace for its nest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 75)

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man; woman
Synopsis
Picnic outside a prison attracts an escapee.

Spaced Out (Table of Contents: 76)

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astronaut; aliens
Synopsis
Astronaut misinterprets footprints.

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First and only sequence of Chapter 19.

An Air of Distinktion (Table of Contents: 77)

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mob
Synopsis
Riot outside of Violent Passion Perfume Co.

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First sequence of Chapter 20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 78)

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man; man's wife; turban salesman
Synopsis
Sale of height-equalizing turbans.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 79)

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people in elevator
Synopsis
One passenger has odor problem.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

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Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Unusual hitchiking method.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 81)

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Madame Zaza; Madame Zaza's husband
Synopsis
Man consults his wife's crystal ball.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

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cat; bird
Synopsis
Cat and bird have their own pet doors in a house.

A Story with a Lot of Punch (Table of Contents: 83)

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Genre
humor
Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Two men have a traffic accident and attend to each other's wounds, as they are both doctors.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 21.

Blatant Commercial #2 (Table of Contents: 84) (Expand) /

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An Ice Way to Go (Table of Contents: 85)

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Al Jaffee

Genre
humor
Characters
man
Synopsis
Man has an unusual kayak.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 22.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 86)

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humor
Characters
2 dogs; man
Synopsis
Two St. Bernard rescue dogs fight over privelege to rescue a man.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 87)

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man; man's servants
Synopsis
Servants carrying a man on a litter have difficulty stopping.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 88)

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man; 2 women
Synopsis
Artist paints woman in next building instead of his model.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 89)

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man; man's wife
Synopsis
Couple accidentally find oil in their yard.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 90)

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woman
Synopsis
Woman uses a flying carpet to carry market purchases.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 91)

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man; woman
Synopsis
Woman causes traffic accident drying her nail polish.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 92)

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Genre
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Characters
2 men
Synopsis
One beggar competes with another.

A Dirty Trick (Table of Contents: 93)

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Al Jaffee; typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Man robbing a house is made to clean up his mess, but gets the loot.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 23.

A Sorry Tail (Table of Contents: 94)

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Characters
two turtles
Synopsis
One turtle has his tail and a leg in the wrong holes of his shell.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 24.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 95)

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Characters
boy
Synopsis
Boy underwater knots together fishermens' lines.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 96)

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2 men
Synopsis
Man gives very bad directions to a street location.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 97)

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Characters
Sam Finster
Synopsis
Street vendor announces his new location with signing.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 98)

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Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Man refers to his car mechanic's bill as a ransom note.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 99)

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humor
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2 men
Synopsis
Technical difficulties at an opera production.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 100)

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Characters
2 men
Synopsis
Artist accepts public's opinion of his sculpture and changes name of piece.

Ending on a Happy Note (Table of Contents: 101)

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Genre
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Characters
man; woman; man's boss
Synopsis
Man uses suggestion box to get woman to sit on his lap instead of boss's.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 25.

In Rail Trouble (Table of Contents: 102)

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Synopsis
Two roller coasters on a collision course.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 26.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 103)

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Characters
boy
Synopsis
Boy uses gum to pick up cash out of a sidewalk grate.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 104)

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Characters
man; psychiatrist
Synopsis
Man complains about his psychiatrist's couch.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 105)

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man
Synopsis
Golf ball finds unusual perch.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 106)

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2 men; 2 women
Synopsis
Man defines stereo nagging.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 107)

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artist; model; crowd of men
Synopsis
Man paints the crowd gathered to watch his nude model.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 108)

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2 men
Synopsis
Man waits for a train at abandoned station.

A Case of Ups and Downs (Table of Contents: 109)

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Characters
group of mountain climbers
Synopsis
One climber has to go back down from the summit because they forgot their can opener.

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First and only sequence of Chapter 27.

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 110)

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boy; man at information booth
Synopsis
Boy wants help with his homework.

Indexer Notes

First sequence of Chapter 28.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 111)

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man; swimming pool salesman
Synopsis
Attempt to sell special "diving" pool.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 112)

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naval officer; police officer
Synopsis
Naval officer sees policeman on a street through the submarine periscope.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 113)

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Willy; Willy's mom
Synopsis
Willy does poorly in a school singing test.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 114)

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Genre
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woman; store clerk
Synopsis
Doll is so real it must be adopted instead of bought.

Indexer Notes

This gag predates the Cabbage Patch Kids dolls by at least a decade. Those dolls did indeed come with an adoption certificate.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 115)

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man
Synopsis
Man painting a road centerline becomes absent-minded.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 116)

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hunter; ostrich
Synopsis
Hunter confuses an ostrich's legs with small trees.

Two on the Isle (Table of Contents: 117)

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man; woman
Synopsis
Man sinks the island they are stranded on.

Indexer Notes

First and only sequence of Chapter 29.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 118) (Expand) /

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Flushed with Victory (Table of Contents: 119) (Expand) /

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  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Al Jaffee
  2. 1. Three Forewords for the Price of One
  3. 2. A Phony Situation
  4. 3. Summit Conference
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [No Dogs]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. An Encaging Story
  11. 10. Holy Smoke
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  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. Chivalry Pays... and Pays and Pays
  20. 19. Too Hot to Handle
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
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  23. 22. [no title indexed]
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
  27. 26. Turnabout Is Fair Play
  28. 27. A Point to Remember
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  31. 30. [no title indexed]
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. You Can Lead a Boss to Water
  37. 36. Blatant Commercial #1
  38. 37. Fly Fly by Bye Bye Fly
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  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. An Exercise in Futility
  46. 45. Practice Drill
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
  52. 51. A Dingaling Prize Ring Thing
  53. 52. Their Ups and Downs
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
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  56. 55. [no title indexed]
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
  58. 57. [no title indexed]
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
  60. 59. What's Up, Duck?
  61. 60. Gobs of Fun
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  68. 67. [no title indexed]
  69. 68. Duel Personalities
  70. 69. Musical Key Bored
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  73. 72. [no title indexed]
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
  75. 74. [no title indexed]
  76. 75. [no title indexed]
  77. 76. Spaced Out
  78. 77. An Air of Distinktion
  79. 78. [no title indexed]
  80. 79. [no title indexed]
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
  82. 81. [no title indexed]
  83. 82. [no title indexed]
  84. 83. A Story with a Lot of Punch
  85. 84. Blatant Commercial #2
  86. 85. An Ice Way to Go
  87. 86. [no title indexed]
  88. 87. [no title indexed]
  89. 88. [no title indexed]
  90. 89. [no title indexed]
  91. 90. [no title indexed]
  92. 91. [no title indexed]
  93. 92. [no title indexed]
  94. 93. A Dirty Trick
  95. 94. A Sorry Tail
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  97. 96. [no title indexed]
  98. 97. [no title indexed]
  99. 98. [no title indexed]
  100. 99. [no title indexed]
  101. 100. [no title indexed]
  102. 101. Ending on a Happy Note
  103. 102. In Rail Trouble
  104. 103. [no title indexed]
  105. 104. [no title indexed]
  106. 105. [no title indexed]
  107. 106. [no title indexed]
  108. 107. [no title indexed]
  109. 108. [no title indexed]
  110. 109. A Case of Ups and Downs
  111. 110. Help Wanted
  112. 111. [no title indexed]
  113. 112. [no title indexed]
  114. 113. [no title indexed]
  115. 114. [no title indexed]
  116. 115. [no title indexed]
  117. 116. [no title indexed]
  118. 117. Two on the Isle
  119. 118. [no title indexed]
  120. 119. Flushed with Victory
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