(October 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

Special Reject Issue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
Nick Cardy (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
David Carradine [as Quai Chang Kane]; The Nebbish

Jaundice Baby Shampoo (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of Johnson's Baby Shampoo television commercials.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Marv Wolfman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're Probably Asking Yourself
Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Editor Wolfman explains why the theme of this issue is rejected stories.

Indexer Notes

The article is illustrated with pictures of Stan Lee, Roy Thomas and Marv Wolfman.

Kung Fooey (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
David Carradine; Keye Luke; James Arness [as Matt Dillon]; William Conrad [as Frank Cannon]; Clayton Moore [as The Lone Ranger]; Bruce Lee [as Kato]; John Wayne; Fred Williamson
Synopsis
Parody of the television series "Kung Fu".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

William Conrad, who played Matt Dillon on radio, appears with James Arness, television's Matt Dillon, in the same sequence.

Divorce Letters You've Never Seen Before (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Warren Emery
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Letters
Marie Severin

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Examples of letters to famous historical figures, asking for a divorce.
Reprints

Getting Around The Big City (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Tips for surviving and succeeding in New York City.
Reprints

[The Sistine Chapel Ceiling] (Table of Contents: 6)

Kelly's Kockeyed Kanvas / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Kelly Freas
Inks
Kelly Freas
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Kelly Freas portrays the Sistine Chapel Ceiling's point of view of Michelangelo.

[Basil O'Gawannee] (Table of Contents: 7)

Crazy's Just Plain Folks / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Robert Graysmith
Inks
Robert Graysmith
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Portrait of another odd person.

Liquid Crazies (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
John Stevens
Pencils
John Stevens
Inks
John Stevens

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Collection of cartoons with a water theme.

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

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

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Last issue, Billy, Mitchell and Bonzo, the dancing nine-foot gorilla, found themselves trapped in a gigantic watermelon pit while the band of deadly Nazi midgets...
Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of radio dramas.
Reprints

The History of Moosekind, Part Seven (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Foster
Pencils
Bob Foster
Inks
Bob Foster
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Presentation of the history of civilization, concentrating on China.
Reprints

[Girl Asleep] (Table of Contents: 11)

Kelly's Kockeyed Kanvas / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Kelly Freas
Inks
Kelly Freas
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Reversing the perspective of Johannes Vermeer's "Girl Asleep".

The White House Transcripts (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Marie Severin; Dick Wright
Inks
Marie Severin; Dick Wright
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Richard Nixon; John Ehrlichman; John Dean; H. R. Haldeman; Henry Kissinger; David Eisenhower; Julie Nixon-Eisenhower; Pat Nixon
Synopsis
Book parody, allegedly collecting transcripts of Richard Nixon's White House tapes.

[Blowing Bubbles] (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Kelly Freas
Inks
Kelly Freas
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Reversing the perspective of Jean Baptiste-Simeon Chardin's "Blowing Bubbles".

The Tattletale Heart (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils
Mike Ploog
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Robert Redford; Will Geer; Martin Milner [as Officer Malloy]; Kent McCord [as Officer Reed]; Ellen Corby
Synopsis
Retelling of Edgar Allen Poe's "The Telltale Heart".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sonny And Cher appear as inmates in an asylum.

Toads (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Foster
Pencils
Bob Foster
Inks
Bob Foster
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Series of gags involving toads.
Reprints

Can You Spot The Crazy Reader? (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Charming Tissues (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of Charmin Bath Tissue commercials; Mr. Whipple finally snaps.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Special Reject Issue
  2. 1. Jaundice Baby Shampoo
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
  3. 2. ["You're Probably Asking Yourself"]
    Crazy's Who's Who
  4. 3. Kung Fooey
  5. 4. Divorce Letters You've Never Seen Before
  6. 5. Getting Around The Big City
  7. 6. [The Sistine Chapel Ceiling]
    Kelly's Kockeyed Kanvas
  8. 7. [Basil O'Gawannee]
    Crazy's Just Plain Folks
  9. 8. Liquid Crazies
    Crazy's Crazies
  10. 9. ["Last issue, Billy, Mitchell and Bonzo, the dancing nine-foot gorilla, found themselves trapped in a gigantic watermelon pit while the band of deadly Nazi midgets..."]
    Crazy's Craziest Radio Show
  11. 10. The History of Moosekind, Part Seven
  12. 11. [Girl Asleep]
    Kelly's Kockeyed Kanvas
  13. 12. The White House Transcripts
  14. 13. [Blowing Bubbles]
  15. 14. The Tattletale Heart
  16. 15. Toads
  17. 16. Can You Spot The Crazy Reader?
  18. 17. Charming Tissues
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michel Maillot