(November 1971 - February 1972)

Last Gasp, 1971 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
Publisher's Brand
Cocoanut Comix

Issue Notes

The same group of contributors also produced Left-Field Funnies in 1972. Most stories are drawn in the style of different newspaper cartoonists.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Merton of the Movement / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bobby London (signed)
Inks
Bobby London (signed)
Colors
Bobby London (signed)
Letters
Bobby London (signed)

Characters
Merton
Keywords
underground

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

Doctor Dope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bobby London
Pencils
Bobby London
Inks
Bobby London
Letters
Bobby London

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In all my years of doctorhood...
Genre
humor
Characters
Doctor Dope
Synopsis
Doctor Dope deals with a commune.
Keywords
underground

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover strip with indicia information at bottom of page.
Drawn in the style of E. C. Segar,

Merton of the "Movement" Organizes His 1st Demonstration! (Table of Contents: 2)

Merton of the Movement / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bobby London
Pencils
Bobby London
Inks
Bobby London
Letters
Bobby London

Genre
humor
Characters
Merton; Libby; Hymie; Fidel Goldstein
Synopsis
Merton organizes a demonstration in aid of his jailed dope dealer.
Keywords
underground

Indexer Notes

Many pages in the story are drawn in the style of George Herriman.

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

Dopin' Dan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Richards
Pencils
Ted Richards
Inks
Ted Richards
Letters
Ted Richards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Th' usual Captain Shuster...
Genre
humor
Characters
Captain Shuster; Sgt Turdy; Dopin' Dan
Synopsis
Captain Shuster aims to sow dissent (and steal the enlisted men's drugs) by planting a bomb.
Keywords
underground

Indexer Notes

Drawn in an approximation of Mort Walker's style.

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

Pollyanna Pals / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Hallgren
Pencils
Gary Hallgren
Inks
Gary Hallgren
Letters
Gary Hallgren

Genre
humor
Characters
Pollyanna; Daddy; Crock; Still; Mash; Sam
Keywords
underground

Indexer Notes

Drawn in the style of Cliff Sterrett.

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

Trots and Bonnie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Shary Flenniken
Pencils
Shary Flenniken
Inks
Shary Flenniken
Letters
Shary Flenniken

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And don't come back 'til yer wearin' a bra!
Genre
humor
Characters
Trots; Bonnie
Synopsis
Trots is thrown out of the house for not wearing a bra.
Reprints
Keywords
underground

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

Trots and Bonnie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Shary Flenniken
Pencils
Shary Flenniken
Inks
Shary Flenniken
Letters
Shary Flenniken

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh maybe someday...
Genre
humor
Characters
Trots; Bonnie
Synopsis
Bonnie bemoans the insensitivity of the city.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

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

Trots and Bonnie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Shary Flenniken
Pencils
Shary Flenniken
Inks
Shary Flenniken
Letters
Shary Flenniken

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aaah! such olfactory pleasures the Summer breezes bring!
Genre
humor
Characters
Trots; Bonnie; Pepsi
Synopsis
Pepsi sets her sights on Hugh Hefner.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

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

Trots and Bonnie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Shary Flenniken
Pencils
Shary Flenniken
Inks
Shary Flenniken
Letters
Shary Flenniken

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A little guerilla theater....
Genre
humor
Characters
Trots; Bonnie
Synopsis
Bonnie tries street theatre.
Keywords
underground

Why Bobby Seale Is Not Black (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bobby London
Pencils
Bobby London
Inks
Bobby London
Letters
Bobby London

Genre
humor; biography
Characters
Bobby London; Ted Richards; Annie
Synopsis
Bobby London relates his early experiences as an underground cartoonist.
Keywords
autobiography; underground

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

Doctor Dope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bobby London
Pencils
Bobby London
Inks
Bobby London
Letters
Bobby London

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arright folks, he's only fainted...
Genre
humor
Characters
Doctor Dope
Synopsis
Doctor Dope is on the scene at an accident.
Keywords
underground

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover strip.
Drawn in the style of E. C. Segar.

Who Has the Big Stick? (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Licensed Beverage Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Merton of the Movement
  2. 1. ["In all my years of doctorhood..."]
    Doctor Dope
  3. 2. Merton of the "Movement" Organizes His 1st Demonstration!
    Merton of the Movement
  4. 3. ["Th' usual Captain Shuster..."]
    Dopin' Dan
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Pollyanna Pals
  6. 5. ["And don't come back 'til yer wearin' a bra!"]
    Trots and Bonnie
  7. 6. ["Gosh maybe someday..."]
    Trots and Bonnie
  8. 7. ["Aaah! such olfactory pleasures the Summer breezes bring!"]
    Trots and Bonnie
  9. 8. ["A little guerilla theater...."]
    Trots and Bonnie
  10. 9. Why Bobby Seale Is Not Black
  11. 10. ["Arright folks, he's only fainted..."]
    Doctor Dope
  12. 11. Who Has the Big Stick?
    Licensed Beverage Industries, Inc.
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Peter Croome
  • Shad Z. Daly
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steven Samuels
  • Jim Van Dore