(February 1982)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.90 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [Spider-Man]
Barcode
0714860290402
Editing
Larry Hama; Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (Managing Editor); Marvin M. Mallard (Cartoon Editor); Marie Severin (art director); Joe Albelo (production)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Obnoxio the Clown / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Indiana Jones [Harrison Ford]; Obnoxio
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the film poster to 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.'

[Desert Island with Rock Band] (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sparling
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man on a desert island is joined by a stranded rock band. Unable to bear their music, he pulls a giant plug out of the island and they drown in the ocean.

Indexer Notes

Told in pantomime.
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
Larry Hama
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Raiders of the Lost Argh (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperbeg
Pencils
Bob Camp
Inks
Bob Camp
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the motion picture 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.'

Snow Job Part 1 (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Ernie Kovacs
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs
Inks
Ernie Kovacs
Letters
Ernie Kovacs

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man shovels his driveway but a maintenance truck goes by and sprays snow from the street all over the driveway.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Teen Hulk / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Bob McLeod
Inks
Bob McLeod
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Christmas Eve...
Genre
humor; satire-parody

The High Flying Fantasy... and the Low Life Reality (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mary Wilshire
Pencils
Mary Wilshire
Inks
Mary Wilshire
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman imagines herself as the talk of the town at a nightclub but she's actually being dragged to dinner by her parents.

A Chrismiss Carrot by Charles Chickens (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Carlin
Pencils
Mike Carlin
Inks
Mike Carlin
Letters
Mike Carlin

Genre
humor

New Wave Christmas Carols (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Gary Kwapisz
Inks
Gary Kwapisz
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Keywords
Christmas

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Aunty Nuke / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Susan Bissett
Pencils
Steve Smallwood
Inks
Steve Smallwood
Letters
Marian Stensgard

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Evita! Elmo! Where are you?
Genre
humor

Crazy Looks at Christmas Shopping (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperbeg
Pencils
Ned Sonntag
Inks
Ned Sonntag
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Keywords
Christmas

Snow Job Part 2 (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Ernie Kovacs
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs
Inks
Ernie Kovacs
Letters
Ernie Kovacs

Genre
humor
Synopsis
When a snowman melts its owner calls a emergency workers to save it.

Vedmar's Kitchen! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Kinetic Kids / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen Mellor
Pencils
Stephen Mellor
Inks
Stephen Mellor
Letters
Stephen Mellor

Genre
humor

The Two-Fisted Fantasy... and the Pampered Reality (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Hallgren
Pencils
Gary Hallgren
Inks
Gary Hallgren
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A gangly teenager looking into a mirror imagines himself as a rugged man.

ABC Demise (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Reese
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor

Specialty Services Provided by Gas Stations (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski
Pencils
Arnoldo Franchioni
Inks
Arnoldo Franchioni
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Obnoxio the Clown Fun Pages / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Virgil Diamond
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg
Inks
Alan Kupperberg
Letters
Marian Stensgard

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The alimony chase
Genre
humor

[The Crash] (Table of Contents: 18)

The Eleventh Hour Special / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Allikas
Pencils
Dave Morris
Inks
Dave Morris
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Snow Job Part 3 (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Ernie Kovacs
Pencils
Ernie Kovacs
Inks
Ernie Kovacs
Letters
Ernie Kovacs

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man tries to frolic in what seems to be a snow pile but hits his head on the fire hydrant under the snow.

Harm to Harm (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Murad Gumen
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'Hart to Hart.'

Wake up, Bub! (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Michael Carlin's Page o' Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Carlin
Pencils
Mike Carlin
Inks
Mike Carlin
Letters
Mike Carlin

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's 1982!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Commercials That Drive You Crazy No. 39 (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Dick Codor
Pencils
Dick Codor
Inks
Dick Codor
Colors
?
Letters
Marian Stensgard

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mr. Mean
Synopsis
A boy gives football player Mr. Mean a bottle of pop.

Indexer Notes

On back cover.
Parody of the "Mean Joe Greene" Pepsi commercials.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Obnoxio the Clown
  2. 1. [Desert Island with Rock Band]
  3. 2. In This Issue
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Take a Letter to Crazy
  5. 4. Raiders of the Lost Argh
  6. 5. Snow Job Part 1
    Crazy Gross Encounters
  7. 6. ["Christmas Eve..."]
    Teen Hulk
  8. 7. The High Flying Fantasy... and the Low Life Reality
  9. 8. A Chrismiss Carrot by Charles Chickens
  10. 9. New Wave Christmas Carols
  11. 10. ["Evita! Elmo! Where are you?"]
    Aunty Nuke
  12. 11. Crazy Looks at Christmas Shopping
  13. 12. Snow Job Part 2
    Crazy Gross Encounters
  14. 13. Vedmar's Kitchen!
    The Kinetic Kids
  15. 14. The Two-Fisted Fantasy... and the Pampered Reality
  16. 15. ABC Demise
  17. 16. Specialty Services Provided by Gas Stations
  18. 17. ["The alimony chase"]
    Obnoxio the Clown Fun Pages
  19. 18. [The Crash]
    The Eleventh Hour Special
  20. 19. Snow Job Part 3
    Crazy Gross Encounters
  21. 20. Harm to Harm
  22. 21. Wake up, Bub!
    Crazy Magazine
  23. 22. ["It's 1982!"]
    Michael Carlin's Page o' Stuff
  24. 23. Commercials That Drive You Crazy No. 39
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
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