(February 1971)

Apex Novelties, 1971 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Adults Only
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Apex Novelties
Brand
Apex Novelties
Editing
?
Color
Color Covers, Black and White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

"Comix" on cover. "Comics" in indicia.

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.
1st - 5th print are all 0.50 USD cover price.
1st print February (actually May) 1971 has ad for Thrilling Murder Comics on inside front cover.
2nd print has ad for "Posters by R. Crumb" added to inside front cover.
3rd print has "Eric Fromm has a 3-Foot Long One" on inside front cover.
4th print has matte cover? 5th print has glossy cover? Both have Apex Novelties poster ad on inside of front cover.
6th print has 0.75 USD cover price with "Apex Treasury of Underground Comics" on inside front cover.
7th print has 0.75 USD cover price with "Classics in their own time" ad on inside front cover.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Colors
?
Letters
Robert Crumb

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strickly upa crust!!
Characters
Angelfood McSpade
Reprints
Keywords
adult

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

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

Pete the Plumber (Table of Contents: 2)

Pete the Plumber / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Genre
humor
Characters
Pete the Plumber; Plungo; Pete's Wife
Synopsis
Despondent over unpaid bills and an accident caused by one of his repairs, Pete attempts suicide by flushing himself down the toilet. After passing through a jungle of pipes, he winds up in a very unusual place.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

"Dedicated to my good ol' Uncle Pete"

Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Genre
humor
Reprints

Mr. Natural Stops Talking (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
Reprints

Horny Harriet Hotpants (Table of Contents: 5)

Horny Harriet Hotpants / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Characters
Horny Harriet Hotpants; Orra Lee; Recta Lee; Snoid; Jesus
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Stinko's New Car (Table of Contents: 6)

Stinko the Clown / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Characters
Stinko the Clown
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Stoned Agin! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed)

Genre
humor
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Don't Forget to Wipe Your Ass Folks! (Table of Contents: 8)

Tommy Toilet / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Colors
?
Letters
Robert Crumb

Characters
Tommy Toilet
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover of issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Strickly upa crust!!"]
  2. 1. ["Exposed to the light of day at last!! The primal human urge to kill !!"]
    Thrilling Murder Comics
  3. 2. Pete the Plumber
    Pete the Plumber
  4. 3. Puzzle Page
  5. 4. Mr. Natural Stops Talking
    Mr. Natural
  6. 5. Horny Harriet Hotpants
    Horny Harriet Hotpants
  7. 6. Stinko's New Car
    Stinko the Clown
  8. 7. Stoned Agin!
  9. 8. Don't Forget to Wipe Your Ass Folks!
    Tommy Toilet
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  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)