(October 1979)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [Spider-Man]
Barcode
0714860290410
Editing
Paul Laikin; Eden Norah (art director); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (assistant editor); Mike Kudzinowski (consulting editor)
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
Bob Larkin (painted)
Inks
Bob Larkin (painted)
Colors
Bob Larkin (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

De Wart's Profiles (Table of Contents: 1)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Fido D. Canine
Synopsis
Fido D. Canine endorses De Wart's scotch.
Reprints

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

The Loaf Boat (Table of Contents: 3)

TV Satire / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'The Love Boat.'

A Crazy Look at the Pet Set (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Murad Gumen
Pencils
Murad Gumen
Inks
Murad Gumen
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

If They Had C.B. Radios Back in History (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Francis
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Fitting Ends for TV Series (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Francis
Pencils
Murad Gumen
Inks
Murad Gumen
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Various television programs are given satirical conclusions.
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Quotes You'll Never Hear Them Say (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Aron Laikin (illustration)
Inks
Aron Laikin (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

The American Runner (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Francis
Pencils
Kevin Sacco
Inks
Kevin Sacco
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
A mock magazine for marathon runners.
Reprints

Crazy Ways to Cut Down on Noise Pollution (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Brian Moore
Inks
Brian Moore
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

How Supermarkets Drive Customers Crazy (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Ron Zalme
Inks
Ron Zalme
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Celebrity Franchise Products We'll Never Get to See (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Tony Tallarico
Inks
Tony Tallarico
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

You Know You're Really Ugly When... (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin
Pencils
Ray Billingsley
Inks
Ray Billingsley
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Muck and Mundane (Table of Contents: 13)

TV Satire / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Murad Gumen
Pencils
Murad Gumen
Inks
Murad Gumen
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'Mork & Mindy.'

Graphic Headlines That Really Tell the Story (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roger Francis
Letters
Tony Tallarico

Genre
humor
Reprints

Crazy Wanted Posters (Table of Contents: 15)

cartoon / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Zalme
Inks
Ron Zalme
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Crazy Penants (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Exclusive: Superman Is a Lawbreaker! (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hope Hirsch
Pencils
Walter Brogan
Inks
Walter Brogan
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane
Synopsis
A list of the many offenses Superman's activities cause.
Reprints

Crazy Do-It-Yourself Comedy Monologue (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Virgil Diamond
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

New Cults from Today's Weird Society (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Wolfe
Pencils
Al Scaduto
Inks
Al Scaduto
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Smart Answers, Stupid Questions (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marylyn Ippolito
Pencils
Brian Moore
Inks
Brian Moore
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Concept unacknowledged as being borrowed from Al Jaffee's 'Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions.'

The Story of Fonzarella a '50s Fairy Tale (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Walter Brogan
Inks
Walter Brogan
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'Happy Days.'

Loony Language of the Underworld (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Michael Pardo
Inks
Michael Pardo
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Magic Tricks for Today's Modern Age (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kiernan
Pencils
Vic Martin
Inks
Vic Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

More Crazy Double Feature Movie Marquees (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
More jokes created by placing movie titles together on marquees.
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Crazy's Nostalgia Catalogue of the '50s (Table of Contents: 25)

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Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Mock catalogue for products intended to evoke nostalgia for the 1950s.
Reprints

Crazy Goes to a Movie Monsters' Convention (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Bill Burke
Inks
Bill Burke
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Phantom of the Grand Ol' Opry; The Fly; Mummy; Fu Manchu; Frankenstein's Monster; Creature from the Black Lagoon; Wolf Man; Vampires; Witches; Bride of Frankenstein
Synopsis
Various familiar film monsters gather in a hotel.
Reprints

Don't You Wish That Just Once You Could... (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Warren Emery
Pencils
Ray Billingsley
Inks
Ray Billingsley
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

Flicker Snickers or What Killed the Late Show? (Table of Contents: 28)

photo story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aron Mayer
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Specialized Sandwiches (Table of Contents: 29)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
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The Incredible Hunk (Table of Contents: 30)

Hulk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Weiss
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Incredible Hunk [Dr. David Banter; also as David Boring]; Amy Simpson; Mr. Simpson; Big Augie; Bessie (cow); Bill; Lou Ferrigno
Synopsis
A satire of the television show THE INCREDIBLE HULK.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Bonus Cutouts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
Len Grow
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Try calling a friend long distance tonight...
Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Laikin
Pencils
Tony Tallarico
Inks
Tony Tallarico
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What makes me a Liptun Tea lover?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
A man explains he likes Liptun Tea because the company pays him money.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On back cover.
Parody of Lipton Tea advertisements.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. De Wart's Profiles
  3. 2. In This Issue
  4. 3. The Loaf Boat
    TV Satire
  5. 4. A Crazy Look at the Pet Set
  6. 5. If They Had C.B. Radios Back in History
  7. 6. Fitting Ends for TV Series
  8. 7. Quotes You'll Never Hear Them Say
  9. 8. The American Runner
  10. 9. Crazy Ways to Cut Down on Noise Pollution
  11. 10. How Supermarkets Drive Customers Crazy
  12. 11. Celebrity Franchise Products We'll Never Get to See
  13. 12. You Know You're Really Ugly When...
  14. 13. Muck and Mundane
    TV Satire
  15. 14. Graphic Headlines That Really Tell the Story
  16. 15. Crazy Wanted Posters
  17. 16. Crazy Penants
  18. 17. Exclusive: Superman Is a Lawbreaker!
  19. 18. Crazy Do-It-Yourself Comedy Monologue
  20. 19. New Cults from Today's Weird Society
  21. 20. Smart Answers, Stupid Questions
  22. 21. The Story of Fonzarella a '50s Fairy Tale
  23. 22. Loony Language of the Underworld
  24. 23. Magic Tricks for Today's Modern Age
  25. 24. More Crazy Double Feature Movie Marquees
  26. 25. Crazy's Nostalgia Catalogue of the '50s
  27. 26. Crazy Goes to a Movie Monsters' Convention
  28. 27. Don't You Wish That Just Once You Could...
  29. 28. Flicker Snickers or What Killed the Late Show?
  30. 29. Specialized Sandwiches
  31. 30. The Incredible Hunk
    Hulk
  32. 31. ["Try calling a friend long distance tonight..."]
    Bonus Cutouts
  33. 32. ["What makes me a Liptun Tea lover?"]
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