Sick #v5#6 [36]
(May 1965)

Prize, 1960 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly except January, April, July and October
On-sale Date
1965-03-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Crestwood Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Joe Simon (credited) (editor); Bob Powell (credited) (art director); Jack O'Brien (credited) (production)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1967 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Huckleberry Fink

By Unpopular Demand -- More Sick Announcement Cards (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover and inside back cover.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Let's Have More Realistic Statues (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Willette (credited)
Pencils
Jack Sparling (credited)
Inks
Jack Sparling (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

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

Sickcerely Yours / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

The Riot (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Calvin Castine (credited)
Pencils
Angelo Torres (credited)
Inks
Angelo Torres (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Rendezvous (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Pencils
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Inks
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)

Genre
humor
Characters
Rapunzel
Synopsis
As the prince climbs Rapunzel's hair he sees another woman in a lower storey of the tower and goes to her instead.

Lochinvar (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin (credited); Walter Scott (credited as Sir Walter Scott)
Pencils
Arnoldo Franchioni (credited) (illustrations)
Inks
Arnoldo Franchioni (credited) (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Sir Walter Scott's poem with a parody by Paul Laikin.

Dear Blabbie (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

If Characters from Fiction Wrote for Advice to the Lovelorn (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Martin (signed as Vic Martin) (illustrations)
Inks
Vic Martin (signed as Vic Martin) (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

The School of Hypnotism (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Invitation to a Gunfighter (Table of Contents: 11)

Movie Spoof / photo story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; satire-parody

The Truth (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Pencils
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Inks
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)

Genre
humor
Characters
George Washington
Synopsis
George Washington didn't chop down his father's cherry tree, it was hit by a bolt lightning. But George is so incensed by the accusation that he chops up his father.

Getting Rid of the Bargain Salesman (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (credited)
Inks
Bob Powell (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Hospital Patient's Primer (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin (credited)
Pencils
Arnoldo Franchioni (credited)
Inks
Arnoldo Franchioni (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Cereal Boxes for Grown-Ups (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon (credited)
Inks
Joe Simon (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Political Notes (Table of Contents: 16)

Sick, Sick World / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Atkins (credited)
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Sicker Flickers (Table of Contents: 17)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernest Gruenebaum (credited)
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Harvard Johnny's (Table of Contents: 18)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Gifts (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Pencils
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Inks
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A giant horse contains soldiers. A giant soldier contains horses.
Keywords
Trojan horse

A Look at Topless Bathing Suits (Table of Contents: 20)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Gordon (credited)
Pencils
Angelo Torres (credited)
Inks
Angelo Torres (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Shortage of Airline Pilots (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Wherever You Go... Keep in Touch with Long Distance (Table of Contents: 22)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon (signed as JOE SIMON [stacked, all caps])
Inks
Joe Simon (signed as JOE SIMON [stacked, all caps])
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

You Are Being Watched! (Table of Contents: 23)

Monologue / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Martin (signed as Vic Martin) (illustrations)
Inks
Vic Martin (signed as Vic Martin) (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Letters of Rejection (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Atkins (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

The Sea Fox (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Pencils
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Inks
George Ludway (signed as G. Ludway)
Letters
George Ludway

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A submarine commander's periscope lowers - on top of him.

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Jack Tippit (signed as Jack Tippit)
Pencils
Jack Tippit (signed as Jack Tippit)
Inks
Jack Tippit (signed as Jack Tippit)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ball, soldier!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Men on a raft play tennis.
Keywords
tennis

Free Gifts for Everybody (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Statement of Ownership] (Table of Contents: 28)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

These Three Tests Prove First National Bankers Money Is 'Better Than Travelers Checks' (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Hostile Travel Pennants for the Friendly Tourist (Table of Contents: 30)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arnoldo Franchioni (signed as Francho)
Pencils
Arnoldo Franchioni (signed as Francho)
Inks
Arnoldo Franchioni (signed as Francho)
Colors
?
Letters
Arnoldo Franchioni (signed as Francho)

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. By Unpopular Demand -- More Sick Announcement Cards
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Let's Have More Realistic Statues
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sickcerely Yours
  6. 5. The Riot
  7. 6. Rendezvous
  8. 7. Lochinvar
  9. 8. Dear Blabbie
  10. 9. If Characters from Fiction Wrote for Advice to the Lovelorn
  11. 10. The School of Hypnotism
  12. 11. Invitation to a Gunfighter
    Movie Spoof
  13. 12. The Truth
  14. 13. Getting Rid of the Bargain Salesman
  15. 14. Hospital Patient's Primer
  16. 15. Cereal Boxes for Grown-Ups
  17. 16. Political Notes
    Sick, Sick World
  18. 17. Sicker Flickers
  19. 18. Harvard Johnny's
  20. 19. Gifts
  21. 20. A Look at Topless Bathing Suits
  22. 21. Shortage of Airline Pilots
  23. 22. Wherever You Go... Keep in Touch with Long Distance
  24. 23. You Are Being Watched!
    Monologue
  25. 24. Letters of Rejection
  26. 25. The Sea Fox
  27. 26. ["Ball, soldier!"]
  28. 27. Free Gifts for Everybody
  29. 28. [Statement of Ownership]
  30. 29. These Three Tests Prove First National Bankers Money Is 'Better Than Travelers Checks'
  31. 30. Hostile Travel Pennants for the Friendly Tourist
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