(Fall 1976)

The Print Mint Inc, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Print Mint, Inc.
Editing
Bill Griffith; Art Spiegelman
Color
Color covers; Black and White interiors
Dimensions
Magazine size (8.12" x 10.5" (20.62 cm x 26.67 cm))
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
M. K. Brown (signed) (painting)
Inks
M. K. Brown (signed) (painting)
Colors
M. K. Brown (signed) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Keywords
clown

We've Got It, If You Want It! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Bélier Press / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Stand By for Flying Glass! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Glenn Bray / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

R. Crumb's Carload of Comics (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Bélier Press / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Arcade The Comics Revue (Table of Contents: 4)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Table of contents. List of staff and artists and writers with 25 small "self-portraits."

Kim Deitch, An Appreciation (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Steve Anker
Pencils
Kim Deitch (small illustration)
Inks
Kim Deitch (small illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Vertical third of page. Appreciation of Deitch plus comment on Crumb's sketchbook and announcement of Flamed-Out Funnies #2 and Twisted Sisters.

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

Letters / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Pencils
Aline Kominsky; Bill Griffith (Illustrations)
Inks
Aline Kominsky; Bill Griffith (Illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kirk Fenton; Steve Fisk; Chris Carduff; Joel Goldstein; William J. Mason; and Larry Hubbell. No editorial responses.

Possessed (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Kim Deitch [as Fowlton Meads]
Pencils
Kim Deitch (signed)
Inks
Kim Deitch (signed)
Letters
Kim Deitch

Genre
humor
Characters
Miles Microft; Blanche Microft; Don Corchese; Joey Corchese; Issac; Oxo
Synopsis
Miles Microft is released from the sanitarium, but told not to experience stress.
Reprints
Keywords
demon; sanitarium; stolen money

Indexer Notes

Strip credited to Fowlton Means, but signed by Kim Deitch on last page.

Drawings from My Sketchbook (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Aline Kominsky; Marx Brothers [Harpo; Groucho; Chico]; Floyd Campbell; Carroll McManus; A. B. Riffle; Mysterious Mose

Indexer Notes

Sketchbook illustrations.

Arnie's Air Conditioner (Table of Contents: 9)

The Bunch / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky
Pencils
Aline Kominksy
Inks
Aline Kominsky
Letters
Aline Kominsky

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch; Her mother; Arnie; Aaron
Synopsis
The house needs air conditioning
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Gates of Purgatory (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis
The processing of the dead
Reprints

The Mass Psychology Of Disneyworld (Table of Contents: 11)

Space Age Confidential / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Hoberman
Pencils
Robert Williams
Inks
Robert Williams
Letters
Robert Williams

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Ponderings about Disney World

Back Home In Pasadena (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Robert Armstrong; assorted relatives
Synopsis
Young Robert gets a bee stuck in the ear, and the relatives come round.
Keywords
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Story credited to "Lucky Bob" Armstrong

Queezy Rider (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
T. Cat; Pooch D. Pup
Synopsis
A bizarre drive

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

Sex Comics Of The Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Stan Laurel; Oliver Hardy
Synopsis
Laurel and Hardy share a woman

Indexer Notes

Reprinted Tijuana Bible strip

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

Sex Comics Of The Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Prostitute; Caricatured Jew
Synopsis
A Jewish guy is screwed

Indexer Notes

Reprinted Tijuana Bible strip

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

Sex Comics Of The Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mrs Brown; her lover
Synopsis
The Husband returns home

Indexer Notes

Reprinted Tijuana Bible strip

Boots (Table of Contents: 17)

Sex Comics Of The Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Boots; William
Synopsis
Boots learns about sex

Indexer Notes

Reprinted Tijuana Bible strip. Strip written entirely in rhyme. Parody of Boots and Her Buddies newspaper strip.

Mussolini In Ethiopia (Table of Contents: 18)

Sex Comics Of The Thirties / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mussolini
Synopsis
Mussolini is captued by Amazons
Keywords
Ethiopia

Indexer Notes

Reprinted Tijuana Bible strip

The Toad and the Madman (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Toad; Zippy The Pinhead; Alfred Jarry
Synopsis
Mr. Toad is drawing
Reprints

Captive Bride of the Shark Men (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Pencils
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Inks
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Letters
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The Shark Men are up to no good.

Indexer Notes

One tier strip.

Tales from the Aquarium (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Pencils
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Inks
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Letters
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]

Genre
humor
Characters
Newts
Synopsis
Aquarium Life.

Indexer Notes

One tier strip.

Victoria Woodhull, The Continuing Saga (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Pencils
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Inks
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Letters
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]

Genre
humor
Characters
Victoria Woodhull
Synopsis
Victoria has visions.

Indexer Notes

One tier strip.

Alligator Dream (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Pencils
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Inks
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Letters
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]

Characters
Michele Brand
Synopsis
A dream.
Keywords
dream

Indexer Notes

One tier strip.

Some of My Best Friends Are (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Diane Rosenblatt; Sonia Wyman; Teri; Eva
Synopsis
Diane's friends with whom she's lost touch.
Reprints

The Inheritance Of Rufus Griswold (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Edgar Allan Poe; Rufus Griswold
Synopsis
The death of Edgar Allan Poe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story credits Carol Becker for research.

Dark Delight (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Pooh Rass; Granny Crackbaggy; Bogeyman
Synopsis
There's something at the window
Reprints

Punch Lines (Table of Contents: 27)

Blondo Airstep / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Oliver Christianson
Pencils
Oliver Christianson
Inks
Oliver Christianson
Letters
Oliver Christiansen

Genre
humor
Characters
Zeno; Barbara
Synopsis
Zeno screws Barbara

Tony Target (Table of Contents: 28)

Tony Target / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Mark Beyer
Pencils
Mark Beyer
Inks
Mark Beyer
Letters
Mark Beyer

Genre
humor
Characters
Tony Target; Emil
Synopsis
The life of a target is getting Tony down

Jimmy Hoot Owl Says (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Lulu Stanley
Pencils
Lulu Stanley
Inks
Lulu Stanley
Letters
Lulu Stanley

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Tips

Vampire Lust (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Vampire
Synopsis
How vampirism is transferred
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
B. Kliban
Pencils
B. Kliban
Inks
B. Kliban
Letters
B. Kliban

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Chapter 1 - Nell Calls Phil's Seal
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Eight assorted unconnected vignettes

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. We've Got It, If You Want It!
    Bélier Press
  3. 2. Stand By for Flying Glass!
    Glenn Bray
  4. 3. R. Crumb's Carload of Comics
    Bélier Press
  5. 4. Arcade The Comics Revue
  6. 5. Kim Deitch, An Appreciation
    The Outline
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Letters
  8. 7. Possessed
  9. 8. Drawings from My Sketchbook
  10. 9. Arnie's Air Conditioner
    The Bunch
  11. 10. The Gates of Purgatory
  12. 11. The Mass Psychology Of Disneyworld
    Space Age Confidential
  13. 12. Back Home In Pasadena
  14. 13. Queezy Rider
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Sex Comics Of The Thirties
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Sex Comics Of The Thirties
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Sex Comics Of The Thirties
  18. 17. Boots
    Sex Comics Of The Thirties
  19. 18. Mussolini In Ethiopia
    Sex Comics Of The Thirties
  20. 19. The Toad and the Madman
  21. 20. Captive Bride of the Shark Men
  22. 21. Tales from the Aquarium
  23. 22. Victoria Woodhull, The Continuing Saga
  24. 23. Alligator Dream
  25. 24. Some of My Best Friends Are
  26. 25. The Inheritance Of Rufus Griswold
  27. 26. Dark Delight
  28. 27. Punch Lines
    Blondo Airstep
  29. 28. Tony Target
    Tony Target
  30. 29. Jimmy Hoot Owl Says
  31. 30. Vampire Lust
  32. 31. ["Chapter 1 - Nell Calls Phil's Seal"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Luther Weaver
  • Steven Samuels
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Karsten S.
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