(February 1975)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Price
0.50 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

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[The Flasher] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kelly Freas (signed)
Inks
Kelly Freas (signed)
Colors
Kelly Freas (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
The Nebbish
Synopsis
The Nebbish flashes a group of people, revealing something vile and disgusting: A complete set of Crazy Magazine.

The Insult That Made A Corpse Out Of "Mac" (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Russ Maheras
Pencils
Marie Severin ?
Inks
Marie Severin ?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of Charles Atlas comic book ads.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Script credit per Russ Maheras.

[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
Dear Nephew
Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Editor Wolfman relates several satirical "incidents" involving Crazy Magazine contributors as a letter between relatives.

Chinesetown (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vance Rodewalt
Inks
Vance Rodewalt
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Jack Nicholson [as J.J. Giddy]; Faye Dunaway [as Mrs. Mulroy]; John Huston [as Mr. Mulroy]; Roman Polanski [as the assassin]
Synopsis
Parody of the movie "Chinatown".
Reprints

Crazy's Useless Machines (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Azulay
Pencils
Daniel Azulay
Inks
Daniel Azulay
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Illustrations of impractical inventions.

Will Eisner's Gleeful Guide To Sex (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
humor
Synopsis
An illustrated overview of various sexual phenomena.

[A New Style Of Leadership] (Table of Contents: 6)

Poli-tickles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Graysmith
Inks
Robert Graysmith
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Gerald Ford
Synopsis
President Ford gives a speech to the American public with an aide whispers everything he's to say into his ear.

Crazy's Craziest Radio Show Returns! (ta ta) (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

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

Crazy's Guide To Professional (?) Wrestling (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Ricigliano
Inks
Mike Ricigliano
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical look at professional wrestling.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Richard Nixon makes a cameo as a villainous wrestler. The illustration of The Nebbish on page 5 is a paste up of Marie Severin's work.

The History Of Moosekind, Part Nine (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Foster
Pencils
Bob Foster
Inks
Bob Foster
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Continuation of the history of moose civilization, focusing on the evolution of French society.
Reprints

Underground Almanac (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber ?
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of counter-culture publications.

Crazy's Medical Crazies (Table of Contents: 11)

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 one panel cartoons with a medical theme.

How To Recognize An Aquarius (Table of Contents: 12)

Will Eisner's Gleeful Guide To Astrology / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset; Will Eisner

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A satirical look at the various behavior and characteristics that are common to people born under the sign of Aquarius.

The Nebbish (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
The Nebbish; Alfred E. Neuman; Sylvester P. Smythe; Huckleberry Fink; The Joker; The Old Witch; Little Annie Fanny; Stepin Fetchit; Harpo Marx; Moe Howard; Irving Forbush
Synopsis
The Nebbish is summoned to the old hosts home to meet with Alfred E. Neuman, now a doddering old man, because The Nebbish is embarrassing Neuman by being too funny.

Uncle Stan Wants You (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Stan Lee [as Uncle Stan]
Synopsis
Stan Lee solicits subscribers while dressed in a star-spangled tuxedo and top hat.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

American Expresses Traveling Checks (Table of Contents: 15)

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
Characters
Karl Malden
Synopsis
Karl Malden demonstrates how it's better to carry American Expresses Traveling Checks than cash.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Flasher]
  2. 1. The Insult That Made A Corpse Out Of "Mac"
  3. 2. ["Dear Nephew"]
    Crazy's Who's Who
  4. 3. Chinesetown
  5. 4. Crazy's Useless Machines
  6. 5. Will Eisner's Gleeful Guide To Sex
  7. 6. [A New Style Of Leadership]
    Poli-tickles
  8. 7. Crazy's Craziest Radio Show Returns! (ta ta)
    Crazy's Craziest Radio Show
  9. 8. Crazy's Guide To Professional (?) Wrestling
  10. 9. The History Of Moosekind, Part Nine
  11. 10. Underground Almanac
  12. 11. Crazy's Medical Crazies
    Crazy's Crazies
  13. 12. How To Recognize An Aquarius
    Will Eisner's Gleeful Guide To Astrology
  14. 13. The Nebbish
  15. 14. Uncle Stan Wants You
  16. 15. American Expresses Traveling Checks
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
This issue was most recently modified by:
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