(1970)

Rip Off Press, 1970 Series
 
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
60
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Rip Off Press [not printed on item]
Editing
?
Color
color cover
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The indicia title is "Hydrogen Bomb Funnies." The cover title is "Hydrogen Bomb and Biochemical Warfare Funnies"

1st & 3rd print have 1.00 USD cover price.
2nd print has 0.50 USD cover price.


Apocalyptic Apocrypha for Apopletic Apostates (Table of Contents)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Colors
?

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Spiro Agnew; Richard Nixon; Billy Graham
Keywords
adult

[Interior Front Cover] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Characters
Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers [Phineas Freakears; Freewheelin' Franklin; Fat Freddy]; The Chief of the Secret Police
Reprints
Keywords
adult

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents: 2)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Keywords
adult

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. Sketchum / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got a million of 'em! I'm gonna send some o' my cartoons to Bertrand Russell!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Sketchum
Synopsis
An H-bomb blows up Mr. Sketchum right after he mails some cartoons to Bertrand Russell.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

A completely redrawn version of a story that first appeared in Yellow Dog #3. The dialogue is left intact.

Wonder Wart-Hog and the Invasion of the Pigs From Uranus! (Table of Contents: 4)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Wonder Wart-Hog [Philbert Desanex]; Richard Milhous Nixon (death); Spiro T. Agnew; Editor; The Emperor; James
Synopsis
The Emperor of Uranus sends his army to invade Earth after he hears that its being riddled by conservationists.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

Thanks to "The Hog of Steel" archives for some of the listed reprint credits.

Uncle Leonard and his Flying Trips Machine (Table of Contents: 5)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Sheridan
Pencils
Dave Sheridan
Inks
Dave Sheridan
Letters
Dave Sheridan

Genre
humor
Characters
Uncle Leonard
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Beatifica Somnambula (Table of Contents: 6)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Kim Deitch
Pencils
Kim Deitch
Inks
Kim Deitch
Letters
Kim Deitch

Genre
humor
Characters
Old Man Trimble; Bobby (Trimble's wife)
Keywords
adult

The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers (Table of Contents: 7)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Characters
Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers [Phineas Freakears; Freewheelin' Franklin; Fat Freddy]
Keywords
adult

The Return of E2! (Table of Contents: 8)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks
Jack Jackson
Letters
Jack Jackson

Genre
humor
Characters
E2
Keywords
adult

Raw War Comics (Table of Contents: 9)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Irons
Pencils
Greg Irons (signed)
Inks
Greg Irons
Letters
Greg Irons

Genre
humor; war
Characters
Slugger McCord (death); Ace Johnson (death); Joe Spence; Major “Tuck” Pucker; Quan Hoy
Synopsis
Five soldiers meet their untimely end in this anti-war story.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Space Age Shanannyguns (Table of Contents: 10)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Williams
Pencils
Robert Williams (signed)
Inks
Robert Williams
Letters
Robert Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Speedy Spivac; Tomorrow Topkins
Reprints
Keywords
adult

The Last Laugh: A One Act Play for the Theatre of the Absurd (Table of Contents: 11)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schrier
Pencils
Fred Schrier (signed)
Inks
Fred Schrier
Letters
Fred Schrier

Genre
humor
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Little Orphan Amphetamine (Table of Contents: 12)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Orphan Amphetamine; Daddy Gruntcakes
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Jesus, Saviour of the World (Table of Contents: 13)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (signed)
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Souperman; God; Richard Nixon (silent cameo)
Synopsis
Jesus and Souperman try to reconstruct Earth which has been completely destroyed by nuclear weapons.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

If I Should Die 'fore the Rest of You Should (Table of Contents: 14)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Afterwards (Table of Contents: 15)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils
S. Clay Wilson
Inks
S. Clay Wilson
Letters
S. Clay Wilson

Genre
humor
Reprints

Wonder Wart-Hog Says: This Is Supposed To Be A Free Country!! (Table of Contents: 16)

Hydrogen Bomb Funnies / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Colors
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humor
Characters
Wonder Wart-hog
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Apocalyptic Apocrypha for Apopletic Apostates
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  2. 1. [Interior Front Cover]
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  3. 2. [Frontispiece]
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  4. 3. ["I got a million of 'em! I'm gonna send some o' my cartoons to Bertrand Russell!"]
    Mr. Sketchum
  5. 4. Wonder Wart-Hog and the Invasion of the Pigs From Uranus!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  6. 5. Uncle Leonard and his Flying Trips Machine
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  7. 6. Beatifica Somnambula
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  8. 7. The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  9. 8. The Return of E2!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  10. 9. Raw War Comics
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  11. 10. Space Age Shanannyguns
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  12. 11. The Last Laugh: A One Act Play for the Theatre of the Absurd
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  13. 12. Little Orphan Amphetamine
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  14. 13. Jesus, Saviour of the World
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  15. 14. If I Should Die 'fore the Rest of You Should
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  16. 15. Afterwards
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
  17. 16. Wonder Wart-Hog Says: This Is Supposed To Be A Free Country!!
    Hydrogen Bomb Funnies
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