(1985)

Rip Off Press, 1983 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Rip Off Press
Brand
Rip Off Press
Editing
?
Color
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Underground Comix are known for using different prices, covers (art or color variations) and/or interior content to distinguish between printings.
1st print 1985 has 2.00 USD cover price.
2nd print has 2.50 USD cover price.
3rd print has 3.25 USD cover price.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fat Freddy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Colors
?
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Characters
Fat Freddy; Fat Freddy's Cat
Reprints
Keywords
adult

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

Fat Freddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew I gotta quit reading all those comic books...
Genre
humor
Characters
Fat Freddy
Synopsis
Fat Freddy has some wild dreams.

Indexer Notes

The strip ends with Fat Freddy falling out of bed in a Little Nemo homage. Inside front cover with indicia information at bottom of page.

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

Fat Freddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a swell party!
Genre
humor
Characters
Fat Freddy

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shoo!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy
Synopsis
Fat Freddy tries to hypnotise his cat.
Reprints

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on, I'll teach you how to cross the street...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good Afternoon. I represent the cute cats union.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat
Synopsis
A new racket.

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle F. why do humans wear the pelts of animals....
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Help me! Help me! I'm being held prisoner...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Pet shop owner
Synopsis
The cat performs a rescue.

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unemployed, eh?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat
Synopsis
The cat is offered a job.

Indexer Notes

Due to the French theme of the gag, this strip is actually titled Les Aventures du Chat de Fat Freddy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle F, why is it that humans want to keep cats as pets?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat
Synopsis
Why cats are pets.

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Too bad cats don't like to go to the beach.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, you damn kittens be quiet.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yik! Not again!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Freewheelin' Franklin; Phineas; Fat Freddy
Synopsis
Another mess on the floor.

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's my cat doing out here?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy
Synopsis
There's an intruder in the house.
Reprints

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You were a lot funnier when you were a little kitten!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy; Phineas
Synopsis
The old days
Reprints

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle F, we'd like to talk to you!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Nephews

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on outside! Let's do some caterwauling.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat

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

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why do the humans insist on using spray enamel...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat
Synopsis
How cats spray grafitti.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! That guy has trained his cat to ride around...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Fat Freddy; Freewheelin' Franklin; Phineas
Synopsis
Fat Freddy tries to teach an old cat a new trick.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Fat Freddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good afternoon, Sir. I'm taking an opinion poll...
Genre
humor
Characters
Fat Freddy; Poll taker

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

Fat Freddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arrrrghh! I stepped in another pile of dog shit!
Genre
humor
Characters
Fat Freddy; Dog Owner

No. 368 (Table of Contents: 21)

Gilbert Shelton's International Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
All about the Citroen 2CV.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Single page gags.

France (Table of Contents: 22)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Trips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A look at French cars

#682 Places Of Particular Automotive Interest (Table of Contents: 23)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Trips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor

Number 303 (Table of Contents: 24)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor

No. 111 Honk Therapy (Table of Contents: 25)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
How to honk effectively.
Reprints

The French Push (Table of Contents: 26)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
How friendly French drivers help the 2CV along.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Notice annoying reflection.
Genre
humor

No. 275 This Week: London (Table of Contents: 28)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A look at London traffic.
Reprints

#178 [Wearing Out Their Cars] (Table of Contents: 29)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Cars aren't being worn out as fast as they should be.
Reprints

#149 [The Hurry Tax] (Table of Contents: 30)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Why not pay to change a red light?
Reprints

#113 The Urban Equalizer (Table of Contents: 31)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The ideal car for the offensive driver.
Reprints

#115 [Defective Cars and Incompetent Drivers] (Table of Contents: 32)

Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
How to deal with incompetent drivers.
Reprints

Fables of Freddy: How Hashish Got Its Name (Table of Contents: 33)

Fat Freddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Characters
Fat Freddy; Phineas; Freewheelin' Franklin

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside of back cover.

[Upstairs, Downstairs Motor Home Conversion] (Table of Contents: 34)

Double-Decker Bus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
How to convert a bus into a home.

Indexer Notes

Sequence on back cover of issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fat Freddy
  2. 1. ["Whew I gotta quit reading all those comic books..."]
    Fat Freddy
  3. 2. ["What a swell party!"]
    Fat Freddy
  4. 3. ["Shoo!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  5. 4. ["Come on, I'll teach you how to cross the street..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  6. 5. ["Good Afternoon. I represent the cute cats union."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  7. 6. ["Uncle F. why do humans wear the pelts of animals...."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  8. 7. ["Help me! Help me! I'm being held prisoner..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  9. 8. ["Unemployed, eh?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  10. 9. ["Uncle F, why is it that humans want to keep cats as pets?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  11. 10. ["Too bad cats don't like to go to the beach."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  12. 11. ["Hey, you damn kittens be quiet."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  13. 12. ["Yik! Not again!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  14. 13. ["What's my cat doing out here?"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  15. 14. ["You were a lot funnier when you were a little kitten!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  16. 15. ["Uncle F, we'd like to talk to you!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  17. 16. ["Come on outside! Let's do some caterwauling."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  18. 17. ["Why do the humans insist on using spray enamel..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  19. 18. ["Wow! That guy has trained his cat to ride around..."]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  20. 19. ["Good afternoon, Sir. I'm taking an opinion poll..."]
    Fat Freddy
  21. 20. ["Arrrrghh! I stepped in another pile of dog shit!"]
    Fat Freddy
  22. 21. No. 368
    Gilbert Shelton's International Motoring Tips
  23. 22. France
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Trips
  24. 23. #682 Places Of Particular Automotive Interest
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Trips
  25. 24. Number 303
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  26. 25. No. 111 Honk Therapy
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  27. 26. The French Push
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  28. 27. ["Notice annoying reflection."]
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  29. 28. No. 275 This Week: London
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  30. 29. #178 [Wearing Out Their Cars]
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  31. 30. #149 [The Hurry Tax]
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  32. 31. #113 The Urban Equalizer
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  33. 32. #115 [Defective Cars and Incompetent Drivers]
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  34. 33. Fables of Freddy: How Hashish Got Its Name
    Fat Freddy
  35. 34. [Upstairs, Downstairs Motor Home Conversion]
    Double-Decker Bus
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • John P. Selegue
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
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