(July 1982)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [Spider-Man]
Barcode
0714860290407
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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stephen Mellor
Inks
Stephen Mellor
Colors
?
Letters
Stephen Mellor ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]

Doctor Strange's Haunted Pathways: The Game of Mystical Mindrot (Table of Contents: 1)

Doctor Strange / activity / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Stephen Mellor
Inks
Stephen Mellor
Colors
?
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Game instructions and game pieces. Game board printed on inside front cover & inside back 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
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Octoplex (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Hama
Pencils
Bob Camp
Inks
Bob Camp
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody

A Date at the Movies (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Bobby London (signed)
Pencils
Bobby London (signed)
Inks
Bobby London (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Frankenstein's Monster; The Bride of Frankenstein
Synopsis
The monster and his bride see a scary movie: 'Ordinary People.'

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

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

Script
Christopher Priest [as James Owsley]
Pencils
Gary Hallgren
Inks
Gary Hallgren
Letters
Gary Hallgren

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You ever notice how especially when you're a kid...
Genre
humor; satire-parody

The Flattering Fantasy... and the Flabby Reality (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantasy vs. Reality / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mary Wilshire
Pencils
Mary Wilshire
Inks
Mary Wilshire
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman imagines she's a model but her actual figure isn't as fantastic.

Final Exam (Table of Contents: 8)

Dirk McGirk / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Virgil Diamond
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg
Inks
Alan Kupperberg
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mutant maze
Genre
humor

Guest of Fire (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Bobby London (signed)
Pencils
Bobby London (signed)
Inks
Bobby London (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey the Bear
Synopsis
A caveman discovers fire; Smokey the Bear stamps it out.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Susan Bissett
Pencils
Steve Smallwood
Inks
Steve Smallwood
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Aunty Nuke, I thought April showers were supposed to bring May flowers?
Genre
humor

The Fascinating Fantasy... and the Boring Reality (Table of Contents: 12)

Fantasy vs. Reality / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Milgrom
Pencils
Eliot R. Brown
Inks
Al Milgrom
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy riding in a car imagines he's in the cockpit of a jet fighter.

[Hull & Oats] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
David Allikas
Pencils
Dave Morris
Inks
Dave Morris
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Shame of the City (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bobby London (signed)
Pencils
Bobby London (signed)
Inks
Bobby London (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A giant lizard destroys buildings on behalf of urban renewal.

The Insult That Made a Mound Out of a Man (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
humor

Crazy Contest #12 (Table of Contents: 16)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

[Blob Sequels] (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Hachtman [as T. Hachtman]
Pencils
Tom Hachtman [as T. Hachtman]
Inks
Tom Hachtman [as T. Hachtman]
Letters
Tom Hachtman

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Apocryphal Nowland (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperbeg
Pencils
Bob McLeod
Inks
Bob McLeod
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of the motion picture 'Apocalypse Now.'

Crazy Looks at a Bank (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Leighton
Pencils
Ned Sonntag
Inks
Ned Sonntag
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Kustom Kars of the Stars (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Morris
Pencils
Dave Morris
Inks
Dave Morris
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Dear Rocky (Table of Contents: 21)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody

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

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Bob Camp
Inks
Bob Camp
Letters
Joe Albelo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why hel-lo there, boys and girls!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jim Owsley; Chris Claremont
Synopsis
Owsley introduces his parody of Chris Claremont's "Death of the Phoenix" story; Claremont murders Owsley in retribution.

...If She Be's Dead...! Or Death of a Tough Broad (Table of Contents: 23)

X-Priests / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne (original plot); Chris Claremont (original plot); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (script)
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Beth Firmin (tones)
Letters
Joe Albelo

Job Number
LF101
Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
X-Priests [Brother Cyclops; Sister Phoenix; Brother Wolverine; Rev. Maharishi-X; Brother Colossus; Sister Storm; Brother Nightcrawler]; George Hubert
Synopsis
Sister Phoenix of the X-Priests is through with the sect's life of repression and wants to head out and enjoy sinning. The X-Priests try to reassert control over her and when they fail arrange her death.
Reprints

The Jittersons (Table of Contents: 24)

Crazy T.V. Parody / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Murad Gumen
Pencils
Kent Gamble
Inks
Kent Gamble
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Parody of the television program 'The Jeffersons.'

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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 d'sgusting.
Genre
humor

Beat Out Again?!? (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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

Commercials That Drive You Crazy No. 44 (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script
Dick Codor
Pencils
Dick Codor
Inks
Dick Codor
Colors
?
Letters
Eliot R. Brown

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Rev. Sun-Yat Loon
Synopsis
The Rev. Sun-Yat Loon explains how his "Loony" followers give him the money he needs to enjoy his American Excess card.

Indexer Notes

Parody of American Express commercials.
On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Doctor Strange's Haunted Pathways: The Game of Mystical Mindrot
    Doctor Strange
  3. 2. In This Issue
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Take a Letter to Crazy
  5. 4. Octoplex
  6. 5. A Date at the Movies
    Crazy Gross Encounters
  7. 6. ["You ever notice how especially when you're a kid..."]
    Teen Hulk
  8. 7. The Flattering Fantasy... and the Flabby Reality
    Fantasy vs. Reality
  9. 8. Final Exam
    Dirk McGirk
  10. 9. ["Mutant maze"]
    Obnoxio the Clown Fun Pages
  11. 10. Guest of Fire
    Crazy Gross Encounters
  12. 11. ["Gee, Aunty Nuke, I thought April showers were supposed to bring May flowers?"]
    Aunty Nuke
  13. 12. The Fascinating Fantasy... and the Boring Reality
    Fantasy vs. Reality
  14. 13. [Hull & Oats]
    The Eleventh Hour Special
  15. 14. Shame of the City
  16. 15. The Insult That Made a Mound Out of a Man
    The Kinetic Kids
  17. 16. Crazy Contest #12
  18. 17. [Blob Sequels]
  19. 18. Apocryphal Nowland
  20. 19. Crazy Looks at a Bank
  21. 20. Kustom Kars of the Stars
  22. 21. Dear Rocky
  23. 22. ["Why hel-lo there, boys and girls!"]
  24. 23. ...If She Be's Dead...! Or Death of a Tough Broad
    X-Priests
  25. 24. The Jittersons
    Crazy T.V. Parody
  26. 25. ["It's d'sgusting."]
    Michael Carlin's Page o' Stuff
  27. 26. Beat Out Again?!?
    Crazy Magazine
  28. 27. Commercials That Drive You Crazy No. 44
    Commercials That Drive You Crazy
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