(August 1980)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [Spider-Man]
Barcode
0714860290408
Editing
Larry Hama; Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (associate editor); Marie Severin (art director)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover erroneously labels this as issue #66.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bubble Your Troubles Away
Genre
satire-parody

Obnoxio the Clown for President (Table of Contents: 1)

Obnoxio The Clown / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Virgil Diamond ?
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg (signed)
Inks
Alan Kupperberg (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Obnoxio the Clown
Synopsis
Obnoxio the Clown provides his political platform for his candidacy for the Presidency.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Blech Hole (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Bob McLeod (signed)
Inks
Klaus Janson (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Robert Forster [as Commander/Captain Holler]; Joseph Bottoms [as Mr. Pizan]; Anthony Perkins [as Dr. Undrant]; Yvette Mimeaux [as Kitty McCrab]; Maximillian Schell [as Dr. Melon Reinrot]; Ernest Borgnine [as Harry]
Synopsis
Parody of the film "The Black Hole".

Indexer Notes

Robert Forster's character is addressed as "Commander Holler" on page one, but as "Captain Holler" thereafter.

Fads (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Bramley
Pencils
Peter Bramley
Inks
Peter Bramley
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Predictions of absurd fads destined to sweep the nation in the future.
Reprints

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 1 (Table of Contents: 4)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
When a sailor adrift on the ocean finds a small raft to hold on to, his weight capsizes it.

Pinky's First Date gets out of Hand (Table of Contents: 5)

The Finger Family / photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Gutman
Pencils
Dan Gutman (photos)
Inks
Dan Gutman (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A family of hands become upset when their eldest daughter starts dating a foot.

The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Boring Reality (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Hannigan
Inks
Al Milgrom
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A youth fantasizes he is riding a tricked out motorcycle.

Mr. Rogers Pacifies the Universe (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Morris
Pencils
Dave Morris
Inks
Dave Morris
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Fred Rogers [as Mr. Rogers]
Synopsis
Mr. Rogers ends war and strife on the planet through his unique world view and personal magnetism.
Reprints

Crazy Visits a Beach Party (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Ned Sonntag
Inks
Ned Sonntag
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satire of modern beach parties.

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man adrift on a commode gets supplies air dropped to him.

The Creatures in the Volcano (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Christopher Priest [as Chris James] (rewritten dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Wally Wood; Marie Severin (tones)
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
humor
Characters
Irving Ho; Morrie
Synopsis
An old Marvel horror story is reprinted with rewritten dialogue to satirize the genre; a Polynesian native must investigate the strange events surrounding a neighboring volcano.
Reprints

The Eleventh Hour Special (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Allikas
Pencils
Walter Brogan
Inks
Walter Brogan
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Behemoth Jack
Synopsis
Parody of the television show "The Midnight Special"; acts satirized are The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer.

The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Repulsive Reality (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mary Wilshire
Pencils
Mary Wilshire
Inks
Mary Wilshire
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A girl fantasizes that her prom date isn't homely.

The Audition (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Pat Broderick
Inks
Armando Gil
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler
Synopsis
Howard auditions variety acts for his vaudeville style revue.

Obnoxio the Clown Funpage (Table of Contents: 14)

Obnoxio The Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Virgil Diamond
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg
Inks
Alan Kupperberg
Letters
typeset; Alan Kupperberg

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Obnoxio the Clown
Synopsis
Satire of comic book activity pages.

Super Hero Limericks (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Allikas
Pencils
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks
Vic Martin (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Hulk [Bruce Banner]; May Parker; The Owl; Lois Lane
Synopsis
Limericks satirizing popular super heroes.

The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 3 (Table of Contents: 16)

Crazy's Gross Encounters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Inks
Ernie Kovacs (signed)
Letters
Ernie Kovacs (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man adrift on a commode flushes when he shouldn't.

Bake Roaches in the Tutti Frutti Century (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Murad Gumen
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Gil Gerard [as Bake Roaches]; Erin Gray [as Wilma]; Tim O'Connor [as Dr. Sewer]
Synopsis
Parody of the "Buck Rogers" television show.

Subscribe to Crazy and Protect Yourself from Danterous Ultra-violet Radiation (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Straw Poll Contest (Table of Contents: 19)

Obnoxio The Clown / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Virgil Diamond ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical poll gauging the merits of Obnoxio the Clown's candidacy for President.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

No-Nuke of the North (Table of Contents: 20)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Mike Royer (signed)
Inks
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors
Carl Gafford ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
An Eskimo wears anti-nuclear buttons on his parka.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Bubble Your Troubles Away"]
  2. 1. Obnoxio the Clown for President
    Obnoxio The Clown
  3. 2. The Blech Hole
  4. 3. Fads
  5. 4. The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 1
    Crazy's Gross Encounters
  6. 5. Pinky's First Date gets out of Hand
    The Finger Family
  7. 6. The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Boring Reality
  8. 7. Mr. Rogers Pacifies the Universe
  9. 8. Crazy Visits a Beach Party
  10. 9. The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 2
    Crazy's Gross Encounters
  11. 10. The Creatures in the Volcano
  12. 11. The Eleventh Hour Special
  13. 12. The Fascinating Fantasy...And the Repulsive Reality
  14. 13. The Audition
    Howard The Duck
  15. 14. Obnoxio the Clown Funpage
    Obnoxio The Clown
  16. 15. Super Hero Limericks
  17. 16. The Shipwrecked Sailor, part 3
    Crazy's Gross Encounters
  18. 17. Bake Roaches in the Tutti Frutti Century
  19. 18. Subscribe to Crazy and Protect Yourself from Danterous Ultra-violet Radiation
  20. 19. Straw Poll Contest
    Obnoxio The Clown
  21. 20. No-Nuke of the North
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