(April 1978)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode
0714860290404
Editing
Paul Laikin; Gary Brodsky (consulting editor); Eden Norah (head designer); Aron Mayer (consulting editor)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First issue in this series featuring Howard the Duck. At least 15 appearances in this title of Howard the Duck.


Sensational Let's Save Energy! Issue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Larkin (painted)
Inks
Bob Larkin (painted)
Colors
Bob Larkin (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

The American Dream (Table of Contents: 1)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Brodsky
Pencils
Gary Brodsky
Inks
Gary Brodsky
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

In This Issue (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Various
Inks
Various
Letters
typeset

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

Take a Letter to Crazy / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Hardy Bores and Nancy Drag Mysteries (Table of Contents: 4)

TV Satire / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kate West
Pencils
Walter Brogan
Inks
Walter Brogan
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'The Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew Mysteries.'

You Know You're Really Off Your Rocker When... (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Gary Brodsky
Inks
Gary Brodsky
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

Crazy Ways to Scratch an Itch You Can't Reach (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
George Jartos
Inks
George Jartos
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Tape Recorded Phone Messages from Famous People (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Taylor
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Good Luck Bad Luck (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

Crazy Views the Energy Crisis (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; satire-parody

A Crazy Look at Recreational Vehicles (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Kim Bene
Pencils
John Costanza
Inks
John Costanza
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

More Then & Now (Table of Contents: 11)

Then and Now / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Diane Levin
Inks
Diane Levin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Greeting Cards That Might Have Been Sent (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
John Langton
Inks
John Langton
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Crazy Goes to a Mafia Convention (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kiernan
Pencils
Bill Burke
Inks
Bill Burke
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Crazy's Career Mysteries (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg
Inks
Alan Kupperberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Literary Dinosaurs Relics of the Past (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Bilgray
Pencils
Sam Viviano
Inks
Sam Viviano
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

The Crazy Toughness Test (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Ken Landgraf
Inks
Ken Landgraf
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

The Difference Between and Employer and an Employee (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

If Santa Really Came Down the Chimney (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Brodsky
Pencils
Gary Brodsky
Inks
Gary Brodsky

Genre
humor
Characters
Santa Claus
Synopsis
Santa Claus comes down a chimney and is covered with soot.
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

Told in pantomime.

Nightmares of Different People (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Ray Billingsley
Inks
Ray Billingsley
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Madison Avenue Nursery Rhymes (Table of Contents: 20)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Mike Rogers
Inks
Mike Rogers
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Other Versions of Howard the Duck (Table of Contents: 21)

Howard the Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Newsome
Pencils
Jim Newsome
Inks
Jim Newsome
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Howard the Duck

Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation (Table of Contents: 22)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Flicker Snickers Screams from the Late Night (Table of Contents: 23)

photo story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

The Dentist (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jose Alvorado
Pencils
Jose Alvorado
Inks
Jose Alvorado
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A dentist has to remove his patient's head in order to get at a tooth.

Animal Confessions (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Francis
Pencils
Walter Morris
Inks
Walter Morris
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Mock magazine confessionals featuring animals.

La Jackieconda (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

The (Golly!) Greed Giant (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Lenny Grow
Inks
Lenny Grow
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Satire of Green Giant canned vegetables commercials; the denizens of the valley revolt against the Jolly Green Giant.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sensational Let's Save Energy! Issue
  2. 1. The American Dream
  3. 2. In This Issue
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Take a Letter to Crazy
  5. 4. The Hardy Bores and Nancy Drag Mysteries
    TV Satire
  6. 5. You Know You're Really Off Your Rocker When...
  7. 6. Crazy Ways to Scratch an Itch You Can't Reach
  8. 7. Tape Recorded Phone Messages from Famous People
  9. 8. Good Luck Bad Luck
  10. 9. Crazy Views the Energy Crisis
  11. 10. A Crazy Look at Recreational Vehicles
  12. 11. More Then & Now
    Then and Now
  13. 12. Greeting Cards That Might Have Been Sent
  14. 13. Crazy Goes to a Mafia Convention
  15. 14. Crazy's Career Mysteries
  16. 15. Literary Dinosaurs Relics of the Past
  17. 16. The Crazy Toughness Test
  18. 17. The Difference Between and Employer and an Employee
  19. 18. If Santa Really Came Down the Chimney
  20. 19. Nightmares of Different People
  21. 20. Madison Avenue Nursery Rhymes
  22. 21. Other Versions of Howard the Duck
    Howard the Duck
  23. 22. Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  24. 23. Flicker Snickers Screams from the Late Night
  25. 24. The Dentist
  26. 25. Animal Confessions
  27. 26. La Jackieconda
  28. 27. The (Golly!) Greed Giant
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Per Sandell
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michel Maillot