Twist #3
(October 1988)

Kitchen Sink Press, 1987 Series
Price
2.00 USD; 2.60 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Kitchen Sink Press
Brand
Kitchen Sink Press
Editing
J. D. King
Color
color cover
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
J. D. King
Inks
J. D. King
Colors
J. D. King
Letters
J. D. King

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In this issue: Harvey Kurtzman, David Levine & Chas. Dickens. Also... R.O. Blechman, R. Crumb, Richard Sala...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. D. King
Pencils
J. D. King
Inks
J. D. King
Letters
Typeset

The Return Of A Christmas Carol (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dickens; Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters
Typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Bob Crachit; Ebenezer Scrooge; Advertisers; Belle; Tiny Tim
Synopsis
Kurtzman's version of A Christmas Carol as if applied to the demands of television, recasting Scrooge as a TV executive.
Reprints
  • from Esquire (?, 1932 series) (December 1961)

What Th' Ding Dong!? (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Characters
Homunculus
Synopsis
A ranting homunculus

The Operator (Table of Contents: 4)

Freddy Brown the Squirt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Clowes
Pencils
Dan Clowes
Inks
Dan Clowes
Letters
Dan Clowes

Genre
humor
Characters
Freddy Brown; Sandy; Mr. Brown; Mrs. Brown; Sandy's Father
Synopsis
Freddy has a new babysitter.
Reprints

Birthday Party (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Sala
Pencils
Richard Sala
Inks
Richard Sala
Letters
Richard Sala

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mel; Brother-In-Law; Mr. Amthor; Wife; Therapist
Synopsis
A succession of bad omens at a birthday party.
Reprints

Bosko Meets The Space Aliens (Table of Contents: 6)

Bosko / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Holmstrom
Pencils
John Holmstrom
Inks
John Holmstrom
Letters
John Holmstrom

Genre
humor
Characters
Bosko
Synopsis
Who farted?

An L.A. Poet (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Anthony Mostrom
Pencils
Anthony Mostrom
Inks
Anthony Mostrom
Letters
Anthony Mostrom

Genre
humor
Characters
L.A. Poet
Synopsis
A poet desperate for attention.

The Davy Crockett Story (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Gosfield
Pencils
Josh Gosfield
Inks
Josh Gosfield
Letters
Josh Gosfield

Genre
humor
Characters
Davy Crockett
Synopsis
The life and influence of Davy Crockett.

Cold War (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
R. O. Blechman
Pencils
R. O. Blechman
Inks
R. O. Blechman

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A prison in the snow.
Reprints
  • from Evergreen (?, ? series) (November-December 1962)

Beatniks USA (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
J. D. King
Pencils
J. D. King
Inks
J. D. King
Letters
J. D. King

Synopsis
The hopes and aspirations of the beatniks questioned.

Twist List (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. D. King
Pencils
J. D. King
Inks
J. D. King
Letters
J. D. King

Synopsis
40 of the coolest.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["In this issue: Harvey Kurtzman, David Levine & Chas. Dickens. Also... R.O. Blechman, R. Crumb, Richard Sala..."]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Return Of A Christmas Carol
  4. 3. What Th' Ding Dong!?
  5. 4. The Operator
    Freddy Brown the Squirt
  6. 5. Birthday Party
  7. 6. Bosko Meets The Space Aliens
    Bosko
  8. 7. An L.A. Poet
  9. 8. The Davy Crockett Story
  10. 9. Cold War
  11. 10. Beatniks USA
  12. 11. Twist List
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