(March 1976)

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
Editing
Paul Laikin
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Special Xmas Rated Issue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin (layout - uncredited); Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
Nick Cardy (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
The Nebbish; Santa Claus
Synopsis
The Nebbish keeps a long line of kids waiting while he reads a huge list of demands to Santa.

It's a Crewel World (Table of Contents: 1)

A Crazy Sampler / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Needlepoint sampler of the Crazy philosophy.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Gook Times (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Len Herman
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
John Amos [as James]; Esther Rolle [as Kentucky]; Jimmie Walker [as J.J.]; BernNadette Stanis [as Thelma]; Ralph Carter [as Michael]; Ja'net DuBois [as Willona]
Synopsis
Parody of the television series "Good Times"; J.J. comes up with a radical solution to the family continually being burgled.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Crazy's Hot Flashes / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An Airplane Manufacturer
Characters
The Nebbish
Synopsis
Parody news articles, illustrated by a picture of The Nebbish.

Crazy Guide to Making Your Own Hollywood Film (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Carlin; Howard Tockman
Pencils
Murad Gumen
Inks
Murad Gumen
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Marlon Brando; Paul Newman; Richard Dreyfuss; Robert Shaw; Federico Fellini; Peter Bogdanovich; Woody Allen; Stanley Kubrick; Irwin Allen
Synopsis
Satirical guide to making professional-grade motion pictures without professional-grade equipment or experience.
Reprints

Specialized Marriage Vows (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Bob Smith
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Marriage vows specifically altered to cater to specialized participants.

How to Handle a Carsick Child (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Anita Goldwasser
Pencils
Diane Levin
Inks
Diane Levin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical advice on handling carsick children.

What's in a Name? (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
The Nebbish
Synopsis
A list of names based on puns.

Indexer Notes

The illustration of The Nebbish was reprinted from "The Nebbish", Crazy Magazine #9, panel 1.

Hollywood Spinoffs on Jaws (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Kelly
Pencils
Diane Levin
Inks
Diane Levin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Nelson Rockefeller; John Wayne [as Rooster Cogburn]; Spiro Agnew; Howard Cosell; Bella Abzug
Synopsis
Suggestions for possible spinoffs for the movie "Jaws".

The History of Moosekind, Part 16: Moose In Space (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Foster
Pencils
Bob Foster
Inks
Bob Foster
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Having concluded the look at the evolution of moose society, the possibilities of moose-kind venturing into space are discussed.
Reprints

Crazy Goes to the Circus (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Stevens
Pencils
John Stevens
Inks
John Stevens

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical looks at circus-related events.

Crazy Guide to Body Language (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Mike Ricigliano [as Ricig]
Inks
Mike Ricigliano [as Ricig]
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Examination of what can be discerned from different body types and gestures.
Reprints

Crazy Visits a Typical Golf Course (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Wail
Pencils
Bill Burke
Inks
Bill Burke
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical look at what goes on at a public links.

Movie Monsters' Christmas Lists (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Dracula; King Kong; The Creature from the Black Lagoon; Godzilla; The Mummy; Frankenstein's Monster; a werewolf
Synopsis
What monsters want for Christmas.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The feature is illustrated by cropped movie stills from various Universal Studios and Hammer Films horror films.

Crazy Letters of our Time (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
David Kelly
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Fake business letters from fake businesses.

How to Recognize a Sagittarius (Table of Contents: 15)

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
Observable characteristics common to people born under the astrology sign of Sagittarius.

We've Got to Stop Meeting Like This... (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Wail
Pencils
Bill DuBay
Inks
Bill DuBay
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Series of humorous scenes with the title theme.
Reprints

Crazy Movie Casting (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Wail
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Series of theater marquees displaying films with satirical headliners.

Crazy Stickers (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical stickers you can cut out and paste.

New York is a Summer Funeral (Table of Contents: 19)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Dystopian picture of a New York city street.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Americana '76 (Table of Contents: 21)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Wilbur Mills; Annabella Batistella [as Fannie Foxx]
Synopsis
Print of the classic painting "American Gothic", with the faces of Congressman Wilbur Mills and Fannie Foxx superimposed.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Crazy Matchbook Covers (Table of Contents: 22)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Brodsky; Brian Moore
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody matchbook covers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Special Xmas Rated Issue
  2. 1. It's a Crewel World
    A Crazy Sampler
  3. 2. Gook Times
  4. 3. ["An Airplane Manufacturer"]
    Crazy's Hot Flashes
  5. 4. Crazy Guide to Making Your Own Hollywood Film
  6. 5. Specialized Marriage Vows
  7. 6. How to Handle a Carsick Child
  8. 7. What's in a Name?
  9. 8. Hollywood Spinoffs on Jaws
  10. 9. The History of Moosekind, Part 16: Moose In Space
  11. 10. Crazy Goes to the Circus
  12. 11. Crazy Guide to Body Language
  13. 12. Crazy Visits a Typical Golf Course
  14. 13. Movie Monsters' Christmas Lists
  15. 14. Crazy Letters of our Time
  16. 15. How to Recognize a Sagittarius
    Will Eisner's Gleeful Guide To Astrology
  17. 16. We've Got to Stop Meeting Like This...
  18. 17. Crazy Movie Casting
  19. 18. Crazy Stickers
  20. 19. New York is a Summer Funeral
  21. 20. ["The Gripes of Wrath"]
  22. 21. Americana '76
  23. 22. Crazy Matchbook Covers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michel Maillot