(Summer 1975)

The Print Mint Inc, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1975
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Print Mint, Inc.
Brand
Print Mint
Editing
Art Spiegelman; Bill Griffith

Issue Notes

The publisher put a red $1.50 price sticker on the covers of some copies.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Robert Crumb (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yum
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Sawney Beane (Table of Contents: 1)

They Shall Not Be Forgotten / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Osborne
Pencils
Jim Osborne
Inks
Jim Osborne
Letters
Jim Osborne

Genre
biography
Characters
Sawney Beane
Synopsis
Biographical details
Reprints
Keywords
cannibalism; Scotland

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Number two of a series.

Arcade the Comics Revue (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
(various)
Inks
(various)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Table of contents and listing of staff and writers and artists (with "self-portraits"). The Robert Crumb self-portrait from the contents page was reprinted in the Complete Crumb Volume 10.

Hate's All the Rage (Table of Contents: 3)

The Outline / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Crumb; Bill Griffith
Inks
Robert Crumb; Bill Griffith
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Notes about features in the issue.

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

Letters / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Pencils
Justin Green; Jay Kinney
Inks
Justin Green; Jay Kinney
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Harvey Kurtzman; Dale Lee Covert; Jon Buller; K. Tannenbaum; Patrick Rosenkranz; John Benson; and Al Greenier. No editorial responses.

Let's Talk Sense About This Here Modern America (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb (signed)

Genre
humor; advocacy; satire-parody
Characters
Robert Crumb; John Q. Public
Synopsis
Crumb rants about America and what he'd do to fix it.
Reprints
Keywords
adult; political

#682 Places Of Particular Automotive Interest (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Motoring oddities
Reprints

Where Are They Now? (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Kim Deitch
Pencils
Kim Deitch
Inks
Kim Deitch
Letters
Kim Deitch

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A reporter learns about a practical joker
Reprints

Indexer Notes

End credit reads 'Story by Fowlton Means, In Collaboration With Opal Dendrite'.

A Couch In the Sun- The Henri Rosseau Story (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Griffith
Pencils
Bill Griffith
Inks
Bill Griffith
Letters
Bill Griffith

Genre
biography
Characters
Henri Rousseau; Alfred Jarry; Guillaume Apollinaire; Paul Gaugin; Edgar Degas; Pablo Picasso; Paul Cezanne; Puzzled Critic; Madame Epinal
Synopsis
Biography of Henri Rousseau
Reprints

Nard 'n' Pat (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jay Lynch
Pencils
Jay Lynch
Inks
Jay Lynch
Letters
Jay Lynch

Genre
humor
Characters
Nard; Pat
Synopsis
There is a disagreement about smoking.

Who Killed Lenny Bruce? (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Krassner
Pencils
Robert Crumb (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb; typeset

Characters
Lenny Bruce; Paul Krassner
Synopsis
Krassner rambles about his experiences with Lenny Bruce and criticizes the movie "Lenny."
Reprints

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Spain Rodriguez
Pencils
Spain Rodriguez
Inks
Spain Rodriguez
Letters
Spain Rodriguez

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An average day on Mission Street...
Synopsis
A view down Mission Street, San Francisco, emphasizing pretty women on the sidewalks and crude young men in customized cars on the street.
Keywords
California; custom cars; Mission Street; San Francisco

Indexer Notes

Centerspread. "Dedicated to Lee Deveau".

La Cock A Roach Cho Cho (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael McMillan
Pencils
Michael McMillan
Inks
Michael McMillan
Letters
Michael McMillan

Genre
humor
Characters
Rita Markee
Synopsis
Rita is lost in the jungle

Back to Basics (Table of Contents: 13)

Arnold Peck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
William Murphy
Pencils
William Murphy
Inks
William Murphy
Letters
William Murphy

Genre
humor
Characters
Arnold Peck
Synopsis
Arnold goes to the country

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

Real Dream / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Spiegelman
Pencils
Art Spiegelman
Inks
Art Spiegelman
Letters
Art Spiegelman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
moan!
Characters
Art Spiegelman
Synopsis
Art Spiegelman dreams of being at a party and his mustache washing off.
Reprints

The Labor Theory of Value (Table of Contents: 15)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
David Cohen
Pencils
George Kuchar
Inks
George Kuchar
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
An unusual assignment for a sculptor.

Indexer Notes

Text story with four illustrations.

A Bitter Pill (Table of Contents: 16)

DiDi Glitz / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Diane Noomin
Pencils
Diane Noomin
Inks
Diane Noomin
Letters
Diane Noomin

Genre
humor
Characters
DiDi Glitz
Synopsis
DiDi in hospital
Reprints

Goethe's Faust (Table of Contents: 17)

Classics Crucified / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Justin Green
Pencils
Justin Green
Inks
Justin Green
Letters
Justin Green

Genre
humor
Characters
Projunior; Director; Comedian
Synopsis
Does one have to compromise art?

Neighborhood Movie (Table of Contents: 18)

Life Sketches / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
W. E. Hill
Pencils
W. E. Hill
Inks
W. E. Hill
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A trip to the movies
Reprints
  • from Life Sketches Sunday from 1936.

Television 'Round the Corner (Table of Contents: 19)

Life Sketches / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
W. E. Hill
Pencils
W. E. Hill
Inks
W. E. Hill
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
How television will change entertainment
Reprints
  • from Life Sketches Sunday from 1939
Keywords
television

The Jazz Babies (Table of Contents: 20)

Life Sketches / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
W. E. Hill
Pencils
W. E. Hill
Inks
W. E. Hill
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Jazz club afficianados
Reprints
  • from Life Sketches (Chicago Tribune) Sunday from 1925
Keywords
jazz

Rick Shaw (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
William Murphy
Pencils
William Murphy
Inks
William Murphy
Letters
William Murphy

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Rick Shaw
Synopsis
American gung-ho imperialism

Indexer Notes

Pastiche of Milton Caniff signed as William Murphy.

Sir Plus of Hollywood (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jay Kinney
Pencils
Jay Kinney
Inks
Jay Kinney
Letters
Jay Kinney

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Modern day sex clothing

On the Street With the Bunch of Gibralter (Table of Contents: 23)

The Bunch / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
humor
Characters
The Bunch
Synopsis
People comment on the Bunch's figure

Indexer Notes

"Gibraltar" is spelled incorrectly in title.

Looking at the World Thru Rose Colored Glasses (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robert Armstrong (credited as Aldo & Bobbo)
Pencils
Robert Armstrong (credited as Aldo & Bobbo)
Inks
Robert Armstrong (credited as Aldo & Bobbo)
Letters
Robert Armstrong (credited as Aldo & Bobbo)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The perils of excess.

Indexer Notes

Aldo & Bobbo is Robert Armstrong

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

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rory Hayes
Pencils
Rory Hayes
Inks
Rory Hayes
Letters
Rory Hayes

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bleeorp!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
odd monsters
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Griffith Observatory / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bill Griffith
Pencils
Bill Griffith
Inks
Bill Griffith
Letters
Bill Griffith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Observation saves us from experience.
Characters
Bill Griffith; Louie; Mr. Toad
Synopsis
Bill's snooping is cut short.

Print Mint Inc. (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

Print Mint / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

[Classifieds] (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Day at the Circuits (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Spiegelman
Pencils
Art Spiegelman
Inks
Art Spiegelman
Colors
Art Spiegelman
Letters
Art Spiegelman

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Circular strip about drinking and depression.
Reprints
Keywords
bar; drinking

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Yum"]
  2. 1. Sawney Beane
    They Shall Not Be Forgotten
  3. 2. Arcade the Comics Revue
  4. 3. Hate's All the Rage
    The Outline
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters
  6. 5. Let's Talk Sense About This Here Modern America
  7. 6. #682 Places Of Particular Automotive Interest
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
  8. 7. Where Are They Now?
  9. 8. A Couch In the Sun- The Henri Rosseau Story
  10. 9. Nard 'n' Pat
  11. 10. Who Killed Lenny Bruce?
  12. 11. ["An average day on Mission Street..."]
  13. 12. La Cock A Roach Cho Cho
  14. 13. Back to Basics
    Arnold Peck
  15. 14. ["moan!"]
    Real Dream
  16. 15. The Labor Theory of Value
  17. 16. A Bitter Pill
    DiDi Glitz
  18. 17. Goethe's Faust
    Classics Crucified
  19. 18. Neighborhood Movie
    Life Sketches
  20. 19. Television 'Round the Corner
    Life Sketches
  21. 20. The Jazz Babies
    Life Sketches
  22. 21. Rick Shaw
  23. 22. Sir Plus of Hollywood
  24. 23. On the Street With the Bunch of Gibralter
    The Bunch
  25. 24. Looking at the World Thru Rose Colored Glasses
  26. 25. ["Bleeorp!"]
  27. 26. ["Observation saves us from experience."]
    Griffith Observatory
  28. 27. Print Mint Inc.
    Print Mint
  29. 28. [Classifieds]
  30. 29. Day at the Circuits
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