Weirdo #10
(Summer 1984)

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
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Price
2.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Last Gasp
Brand
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
ISBN
0-86719-154-6 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Peter Bagge
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.

New cover design marking Peter Bagge's first issue as editor.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Wild Tales of Crazed Youth (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
?
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre
humor
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Shithaus Franks (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Weiner
Pencils
Ken Weiner
Inks
Ken Weiner
Letters
Ken Weiner

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Fake ad for Shithaus Franks

I Married A Zombie! (Table of Contents: 2)

Stickboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Stickboy
Synopsis
The positive side of marrying a zombie

Weirdo number 10 (Table of Contents: 3)

letters page / 1.26 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge
Pencils
Peter Bagge
Inks
Peter Bagge
Letters
Peter Bagge

Indexer Notes

Includes a masthead drawing and a small illustration from Bagge. Letters from: Paul McIntyre (Lakeside, CA); Jay Lynch; Dennis Worden; Ben Flynn (Vernon, CT); Bruce N. Duncan (B.N. Duncan); James Burnett; Dave Henniker; Sharon Sandusky (Eden Prairie, MN); Tim Danko (Brunswick, Australia)

Ol' Mister Rant 'n' Rave! (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.23 page (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge
Pencils
J. D. King (signed)
Inks
J. D. King (signed)
Letters
Peter Bagge

Indexer Notes

Bagge's rant accompanied by a small spot illustration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.26 page (report information)

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

Tootles / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Ken Struck [as Struck] (signed)
Pencils
Ken Struck [as Struck] (signed)
Inks
Ken Struck [as Struck] (signed)
Letters
Ken Struck [as Struck] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi! I'm Tootles! I woke up early this morning!
Genre
humor
Characters
Tootles
Synopsis
Tootles has breakfast

Chuckie and Harry (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Lynda Barry
Pencils
Lynda Barry
Inks
Lynda Barry
Letters
Lynda Barry

Genre
humor
Characters
Chuckie; Harry
Synopsis
Bed time for Chuckie and Harry

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mr. Inferno / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Edwin Pouncey [as Savage Pencil]
Pencils
Edwin Pouncey [as Savage Pencil]
Inks
Edwin Pouncey [as Savage Pencil]
Letters
Edwin Pouncey [as Savage Pencil]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's nuthin' Mr Inferno enjoys more than a good book!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Inferno
Synopsis
Mr. Inferno's individual taste

Indexer Notes

Ad for Corpsemeat Comics. Savage Pencil is an alias for Edwin Pouncey

Midwestern Wedding (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carol Lay
Pencils
Carol Lay
Inks
Carol Lay
Letters
Carol Lay

Genre
humor
Characters
Junior Brewser; Mr. Brewser; Mrs. Brewser; The Preacher; Pvt. Virginia; Pvt. Lloyd; Mr. Lloyd; Mrs. Lloyd; Cora Lloyd; Performance Artist
Synopsis
Cora feels alienated at a conservative wedding.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The strip is credited to Cora Lloyd whose experiences are related

The Peanut Vendor (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Hill; Laurence Smith ?; Harold Smith ?
Pencils
Laurence Smith; Harold Smith; Charles Hill ?
Inks
Laurence Smith; Harold Smith; Charles Hill ?
Letters
typeset; Laurence Smith ?; Harold Smith ?; Charles Hill ?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Reproduction of a 1930s child's amateur magazine

Indexer Notes

The eight original pages are spread over two

Delirious (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (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
Both parents must find work to support their child
Reprints

Little Payday Saves the Universe from Total Destruction (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Coulson
Pencils
David Coulson
Inks
David Coulson
Letters
David Coulson

Genre
humor
Characters
Payday
Synopsis
Payday finds a fighting stick

Hit And Run High-Jinx!!! (Table of Contents: 13)

Skank, Arms & Bud / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Skank; Arms; Bud
Synopsis
The guys go on a rampage in the car

The Origins of The Bunch (Table of Contents: 14)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
Robert Crumb; Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Synopsis
How Aline adopted her alias The Bunch
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

[Hey, Mode... it says here they want people to come down to Nicaragua and help out..."] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mode O'Day and Her Pals / 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
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mode O'Day; Doggo; G.G. Goosey; Dotty
Synopsis
Doggo decides to help the Nicaraguan rebels.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Tommy the Terrible Teen / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden] (signed)
Pencils
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden] (signed)
Inks
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden] (signed)
Letters
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm building a fallout shelter so I can survive a nuclear war
Genre
humor
Characters
Tommy
Synopsis
Tommy constructs a fallout shelter
Reprints

The Reject (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge
Pencils
Peter Bagge
Inks
Peter Bagge
Letters
Peter Bagge

Genre
humor
Characters
Jorgie Johansen; Joey Larson; Katie Kunkel; the narrator; Mike Pomerantz
Synopsis
The bullying of the school loner
Reprints

Now You Can Look Just Like This! (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Fake ad offering the chance to look like Ernest Borgnine

Dickie Bird (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge
Pencils
Peter Bagge
Inks
Peter Bagge
Colors
Peter Bagge
Letters
Peter Bagge

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A fake school nature assignment

Indexer Notes

back cover