Weirdo #7 [1st printing]
(Winter 1983)

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
2.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Last Gasp
Brand
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
ISBN
0-86719-149-X Search at WorldCat
Editing
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Color
Color Covers, Black & White Interior
Dimensions
10.75" x 8.25" (27.3 cm x 20.9 cm)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

1st printing: ? (2.50 USD); 2nd printing: ? (3.95 USD)

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

A Fine-Art Piece of Business (What Does It Mean?) (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Reprints

Getting Into Weirdo (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dennis Worden
Pencils
Dennis Worden
Inks
Dennis Worden
Letters
Dennis Worden

Genre
humor
Characters
Dennis Worden
Synopsis
The trials of creating for Weirdo

Laugh Makers (Second of a Series) (Table of Contents: 2)

Laugh Makers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Drew Friedman
Pencils
Drew Friedman
Inks
Drew Friedman
Letters
Drew Friedman

Genre
humor
Characters
Arthur Q. Bryan; Mantan Moreland; Dave O'Brien; Mousie Garner; El Brendel; Don Wilson; Frank Fontaine; Larry Fine
Synopsis
False biographical oddities about comedians
Reprints

Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn (Table of Contents: 3)

Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn / letters page / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Terry Zwigoff [as Prof. T. E. Zwigoff]
Letters
?

Characters
Prof. T.E. Zwigoff (photo of Terry Zwigoff)

Weirdo no. 7 (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1.07 pages (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]

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Vlad Neerewtteur; Steve Davies (London, UK); Kay Marshall (Anchorage, Alaska); Piet Schreuders (Amsterdam, Netherlands); D. Abston (Santa Clara, CA); B. N. (Bruce) Duncan; Richard Roesburg (Northfield, NJ); Paul McGehee (San Francisco); Lonnie Somer (Englishtown, NJ)

She's No Dum Dum! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.63 page (report information)

Helen Hippo (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Elinore Norflus
Pencils
Elinore Norflus
Inks
Elinore Norflus
Letters
Elinore Norflus

Genre
humor
Characters
Helen
Synopsis
How Helen was transformed into a hippo

Uncle Bob's Mid-Life Crisis (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
Robert Crumb [as Bob]; Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Arline]; Sophie Crumb; Franki; Feldkamp
Synopsis
Crumb has a mid-life crisis.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Siamese Fiendlings (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Williams
Pencils
Robert Williams
Inks
Robert Williams
Letters
Robert Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Marcus; Mabus; Matt Gallagher; Lois Gallagher; Tracy Gallagher; Sean Gallagher
Synopsis
Evil siamese twins run riot
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Slaves of the Comic Book Factory! (Girl Cartoonists Turned Into...) (Table of Contents: 9)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dori Seda (story idea); Terry Boyce; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Pencils
Terry Zwigoff [as T. "Stiglitz" Zwigoff] (photo)
Inks
Terry Zwigoff [as T. "Stiglitz" Zwigoff] (photo)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sylvia Silicosis (photo of Dori Seda); Baba Ron (photo of Ron Turner); Venus V-2; Terry Boyce ?
Synopsis
Two women want to work as artists for Last Gasp.
Reprints

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 5: Nicky's Doom (Table of Contents: 10)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff John
Pencils
Jeff John
Inks
Jeff John
Letters
Jeff John

Genre
humor
Characters
Axel Wazunoski; Nicky
Synopsis
Axel's truck is hijacked

Gold Is Where You Find It, Chapter 6: The Trip (Table of Contents: 11)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff John
Pencils
Jeff John
Inks
Jeff John
Letters
Jeff John

Characters
Axel Wazunoski; Waldo; Nicky; Byron; Toole

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 7: Sapped Saps (Table of Contents: 12)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff John
Pencils
Jeff John
Inks
Jeff John
Letters
Jeff John

Characters
Axel Wazunoski

Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 8: Hijack! (Table of Contents: 13)

Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff John
Pencils
Jeff John
Inks
Jeff John
Letters
Jeff John

Characters
Sheriff; Axel Wazunoski

The Penis Pet Show (Table of Contents: 14)

Peter The Penis / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Terry Boyce
Pencils
Terry Boyce
Inks
Terry Boyce
Letters
Terry Boyce

Genre
humor
Characters
Peter The Penis
Synopsis
Peter is placed in a pet show
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Trashman Agent Of The 6th International / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Spain Rodriguez [as Algernon Backwash]
Pencils
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Inks
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]
Letters
Spain Rodriguez [as Spain]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Weather's kinda strange. Probably those experiments they're doing up north
Genre
humor
Characters
Trashman; Nasty Elaine; Mal-Occula; The Fatman
Synopsis
Much ado about banned chocolate
Reprints

The Life-Cycle of an Artist (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dori Seda
Pencils
Dori Seda
Inks
Dori Seda
Letters
Dori Seda

Genre
humor
Characters
Dori Seda; Bob; Peter
Synopsis
How others see Dori
Reprints

Watch the Pork Chop Chop (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Article about girls racing with pigs

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from "Hit Picture Pageant #1" (1942). Seven photos with a brief text piece.

C.P. Grimsley (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Genre
humor
Synopsis
How to develop breasts

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Twelve assorted bizarre images in Kaz's unique style.

Indexer Notes

The title is shown using what appears to be Japanese characters.

More Fine Art (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Weird creatures despair
Reprints

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Fine-Art Piece of Business (What Does It Mean?)
  2. 1. Getting Into Weirdo
  3. 2. Laugh Makers (Second of a Series)
    Laugh Makers
  4. 3. Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
    Weirdo's Advice to the Lovelorn
  5. 4. Weirdo no. 7
  6. 5. She's No Dum Dum!
  7. 6. Helen Hippo
  8. 7. Uncle Bob's Mid-Life Crisis
  9. 8. The Siamese Fiendlings
  10. 9. Slaves of the Comic Book Factory! (Girl Cartoonists Turned Into...)
  11. 10. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 5: Nicky's Doom
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  12. 11. Gold Is Where You Find It, Chapter 6: The Trip
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  13. 12. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 7: Sapped Saps
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  14. 13. Gold Is Whar' Ya Find It, Chapter 8: Hijack!
    Axel Wazunoski King Of The Highway
  15. 14. The Penis Pet Show
    Peter The Penis
  16. 15. ["Weather's kinda strange. Probably those experiments they're doing up north"]
    Trashman Agent Of The 6th International
  17. 16. The Life-Cycle of an Artist
  18. 17. Watch the Pork Chop Chop
  19. 18. C.P. Grimsley
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. More Fine Art
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Samuels
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katie
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright