(Fall 1975)

The Print Mint Inc, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1975
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Print Mint, Inc.
Brand
Print Mint
Editing
Bill Griffith; Art Spiegelman

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 (as R. Crumb) (signed); Bill Griffith
Pencils
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed); Bill Griffith
Inks
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed); Bill Griffith
Colors
?
Letters
Robert Crumb (as R. Crumb) (signed); Bill Griffith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This, to me, is sheer poetry!!
Characters
Zippy the Pinhead
Reprints

Ask Your Local Dealer (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

High Times / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Yum-Yum Book (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Scrimshaw Press / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Arcade the Comics Revue (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents, list of staff and writers and artists, each with a "self-portrait," and the indicia. The Robert Crumb self-portrait from the contents page was reprinted in The Complete Crumb Volume 11.

Zippy: An Attempted Interview (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Jane Lynch
Pencils
Bill Griffith
Inks
Bill Griffith
Letters
typeset

Characters
Zippy the Pinhead

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

Letters / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rory Hayes; Bill Griffith (spot illustrations)
Inks
Rory Hayes; Bill Griffith (spot illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Les Hancock; Dennis Lopez; Bruce Sweeney; Anna Pomaska; Alfred Bergdoll; Herb Caen; Josh Copeland; and Joe Streich.

That's Life (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 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
biography
Characters
Tommy Grady; Esther Grady; Willie; Red; Ed; Frank; Robert Crumb; Gary Seiden
Synopsis
The recording career of Tommy Grady and the search for old blues recordings
Reprints

Spiegelman Moves to N.Y. "Feels Depressed". (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Art Spiegelman
Synopsis
Spiegelman's early experiences in New York
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Xanadu (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Samuel Coleridge
Pencils
Spain Rodriguez
Inks
Spain Rodriguez
Letters
Spain Rodriguez

Synopsis
Adaptation of verses from Coleridge's poem
Reprints

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

Mickey Rat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Armstrong
Pencils
Robert Armstrong
Inks
Robert Armstrong
Letters
Robert Armstrong

Genre
humor
Characters
Mickey Rat
Synopsis
Experiments are carried out on Mickey

A Fool's Paradise Revisited (Table of Contents: 10)

Zippy The Pinhead / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Zippy The Pinhead
Synopsis
Zippy invades a tourist attraction
Reprints

Deranged Doctors (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils
S. Clay Wilson
Inks
S. Clay Wilson
Letters
S. Clay Wilson

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Mad doctors
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Centrespread

A Sacred Visitation (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Dainty Dimples / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Williams
Pencils
Robert Williams
Inks
Robert Williams
Letters
Robert Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Dainty Dimples; Old Man; Chicken Thief
Synopsis
Dainty sees a talking headless chicken.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Bop Bop Against That Curtain (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Teenage reminiscences
Reprints
Keywords
Fiction

Indexer Notes

Text story with five illustrations.

A Flaw in the Ointment (Table of Contents: 14)

Arnold Peck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
William Murphy (as Willy Murphy)
Pencils
William Murphy (as Willy Murphy)
Inks
William Murphy (as Willy Murphy)
Letters
William Murphy (as Willy Murphy)

Genre
humor
Characters
Arnold Peck
Synopsis
Arnold attends a gallery opening

H.P. Lovecraft (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Kuchar
Pencils
George Kuchar
Inks
George Kuchar
Letters
George Kuchar

Genre
biography
Characters
H.P. Lovecraft
Synopsis
Biography of H.P. Lovecraft

Peter Kurten (Table of Contents: 16)

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
Peter Kurten
Synopsis
Biographical details
Reprints

Bunch Plays With Herself (Table of Contents: 17)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (as Aline Kominsky)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (as Aline Kominsky)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (as Aline Kominsky)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (as Aline Kominsky)

Genre
humor
Characters
The Bunch
Synopsis
A bodily exploration
Reprints

Count Screwloose Of Toulouse (Table of Contents: 18)

Arcade Archives / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Milt Gross
Pencils
Milt Gross
Inks
Milt Gross
Letters
Milt Gross

Genre
humor
Characters
Count Screwloose; Iggy
Reprints
  • from Count Screwloose of Tooloose (New York World) Sundays from 1929.04.14, 1929.12.29, 1929.09.28

Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime & Punishment (Table of Contents: 19)

Classics Crucified / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Compressed version of novel

We Got Comics (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Bob Sidebottom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

On the Street With... (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Bill Griffith
Synopsis
The Search for the perfect image
Reprints
Keywords
political; social commentary

Stranded in Geek Town (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Denis Kitchen
Pencils
Denis Kitchen
Inks
Denis Kitchen

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A mugging

Jungle Jive (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Schenkman
Pencils
Joe Schenkman
Inks
Joe Schenkman
Letters
Joe Schenkman

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Southern pimps

Magic Clams (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Sally Cruikshank
Pencils
Sally Cruikshank
Inks
Sally Cruikshank
Letters
Sally Cruikshank

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Magic clams come to life

Frozen Creeps in Space (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Tourists in space
Reprints

Typhoon Ted (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Typhoon Ted
Synopsis
Ted has a cosmic experience

Links Has Comix (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

Links Books / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Dealer McDope Rides Again (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

And/Or Press / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Adventures of Sweet Gwendoline (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Bélier Press / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The All-American Humor Magazine (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

Apple Pie / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Blue Goose Records / Yazoo Records (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

Blue Goose Records; Yazoo Records / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Number 309 (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
Colors
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A motoring tip

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This, to me, is sheer poetry!!"]
  2. 1. Ask Your Local Dealer
    High Times
  3. 2. The Yum-Yum Book
    Scrimshaw Press
  4. 3. Arcade the Comics Revue
  5. 4. Zippy: An Attempted Interview
    The Outline
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters
  7. 6. That's Life
  8. 7. Spiegelman Moves to N.Y. "Feels Depressed".
  9. 8. Xanadu
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Rat
  11. 10. A Fool's Paradise Revisited
    Zippy The Pinhead
  12. 11. Deranged Doctors
  13. 12. A Sacred Visitation
    Little Dainty Dimples
  14. 13. Bop Bop Against That Curtain
  15. 14. A Flaw in the Ointment
    Arnold Peck
  16. 15. H.P. Lovecraft
  17. 16. Peter Kurten
    They Shall Not Be Forgotten
  18. 17. Bunch Plays With Herself
    The Bunch
  19. 18. Count Screwloose Of Toulouse
    Arcade Archives
  20. 19. Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime & Punishment
    Classics Crucified
  21. 20. We Got Comics
    Bob Sidebottom
  22. 21. On the Street With...
    Griffith Observatory
  23. 22. Stranded in Geek Town
  24. 23. Jungle Jive
  25. 24. Magic Clams
  26. 25. Frozen Creeps in Space
  27. 26. Typhoon Ted
  28. 27. Links Has Comix
    Links Books
  29. 28. Dealer McDope Rides Again
    And/Or Press
  30. 29. The Adventures of Sweet Gwendoline
    Bélier Press
  31. 30. The All-American Humor Magazine
    Apple Pie
  32. 31. Blue Goose Records / Yazoo Records
    Blue Goose Records; Yazoo Records
  33. 32. Number 309
    Gilbert Shelton's Advanced Motoring Tips
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