(August 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
seven times per year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Magazine Group
Editing:
Marv Wolfman
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kelly Freas
Inks:
Kelly Freas
Colors:
Kelly Freas
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Parody of the film "The Exorcist"; A priest exorcises the spirit of Richard Nixon from The Nebbish.

Lady Queeroil (Table of Contents: 1)

Commercials That Drive You Crazy / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stu Schwartzberg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A vain woman gives a testimonial for Lady Queeroil beauty products.

Indexer Notes

Photos by Michelle Wolfman. This appears on the inside front cover.

["A Few Frilly Facts"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Crazy's Who's Who / text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Editor Wolfman gives satirical biographies of this issue's contributors.

The Ecchorcist (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Vance Rodewalt
Inks:
Vance Rodewalt
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of the film "The Exorcist".

Indexer Notes

In the last panel, Regan is interviewed by Johnny Carson. Other guest stars on the show are Alfred Hitchcock, comic strip character Broom-Hilda, Fred Gwynne (made up as Herman Munster), and The Exorcist author William Peter Blatty.

The Sunny Bozo 1/2 Comedy Hour; The Chair Bozo 1/2 Comedy Hour (Table of Contents: 4)

Crazy Fractured Flicks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Robert Graysmith
Inks:
Robert Graysmith
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of the competing variety shows given to Sonny Bono and Cher after their public divorce.

Crazy's Horrifying Crazies (Table of Contents: 5)

Crazy's Crazies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Stevens
Pencils:
John Stevens
Inks:
John Stevens
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Series of spot gags with a supernatural theme.
Reprints:

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

Poli-tickles / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Dick Wright
Inks:
Dick Wright
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Richard Nixon; Gerald Ford; Jill St. John; Henry Kissinger; Spiro Agnew; Martha Mitchell; Bella Abzug
Synopsis:
Series of three-panel gags satirizing the Nixon administration.

Pest Great-Nuts (Table of Contents: 7)

Commercials That Drive You Crazy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Jean Thomas
Pencils:
Vic Martin
Inks:
Vic Martin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Ewell Gibbons
Synopsis:
Parody of television commercials for Post Grape-Nuts Flakes, with commercial spokesman Ewell Gibbons.
Reprints:

Weeper! (Table of Contents: 8)

Crazy Fractured Flicks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Robert Graysmith
Inks:
Robert Graysmith
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of the Woody Allen film "Sleeper".

Man, Mirth & Magic (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Illustrated magazine dedicated to outlining various forms of occult practices, both traditional and new age.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration of Mike Douglas on page 5 is by Dick Wright, and is reprinted from the "Daytime Television" story in Crazy #5.

["Last issue Billy and Mitchell were about to be attacked by a nine-foot gorilla wearing boxer shorts and sneakers when suddenly it stopped dancing."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Crazy's Craziest Radio Show / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of old-time radio dramas.
Reprints:

The History of Moosekind, Part Six (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Foster
Pencils:
Bob Foster
Inks:
Bob Foster
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Satirical look at history, focusing on historical myths and supernatural occurrences.
Reprints:

Sapillon (Table of Contents: 12)

Crazy Fractured Flicks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Robert Graysmith
Inks:
Robert Graysmith
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of the film "Papillon".

Crazy's Ultimate Game Show! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Lewis
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Game show in which senior citizens compete in a question and answer quiz to win a luxury funeral.
Reprints:

If Real People Needed To Use The Exorcist (Table of Contents: 14)

Crazy Far-Out Fumetti / photo story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Skurski
Pencils:
Michal Riverfingers (photographs)
Inks:
Michal Riverfingers (photographs)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A woman brings her infant to a matinee showing of "The Exorcist", hoping the film will exorcise the demonic spirit possessing the child.
Reprints:

["Each Issue"] (Table of Contents: 15)

Crazy Editorial / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Editor Wolfman editorializes on the problem of there being no problems left in the world to editorialize about.

Don't Be Like Poor Torquemada! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Watergate Graffiti (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Dick Wright
Inks:
Dick Wright
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
typeset; Dick Wright

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Richard Nixon; Pat Nixon; John Mitchell; Martha Mitchell; G. Gordon Liddy; John Erlichmann; H. R. Haldeman
Synopsis:
Parody of the movie poster for "American Graffiti", with prominent members of the Watergate Conspiracy substituted for the movie characters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is a credit in the movie poster that substitutes "Wolfman Marv" (after editor Marv Wolfman) for the credit of prominent DJ Wolfman Jack. Back Cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Lady Queeroil
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
  3. 2. ["A Few Frilly Facts"]
    Crazy's Who's Who
  4. 3. The Ecchorcist
  5. 4. The Sunny Bozo 1/2 Comedy Hour; The Chair Bozo 1/2 Comedy Hour
    Crazy Fractured Flicks
  6. 5. Crazy's Horrifying Crazies
    Crazy's Crazies
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Poli-tickles
  8. 7. Pest Great-Nuts
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
  9. 8. Weeper!
    Crazy Fractured Flicks
  10. 9. Man, Mirth & Magic
  11. 10. ["Last issue Billy and Mitchell were about to be attacked by a nine-foot gorilla wearing boxer shorts and sneakers when suddenly it stopped dancing."]
    Crazy's Craziest Radio Show
  12. 11. The History of Moosekind, Part Six
  13. 12. Sapillon
    Crazy Fractured Flicks
  14. 13. Crazy's Ultimate Game Show!
  15. 14. If Real People Needed To Use The Exorcist
    Crazy Far-Out Fumetti
  16. 15. ["Each Issue"]
    Crazy Editorial
  17. 16. Don't Be Like Poor Torquemada!
  18. 17. Watergate Graffiti
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Samuels
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michel Maillot