Weirdo #22
(Spring 1988)

Last Gasp, 1981 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
2.95 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Last Gasp Eco Funnies
Brand
Last Gasp Eco-Funnies
Editing
Aline Kominsky-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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Dori Memorial Issue] (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)

Genre
humor
Reprints
Keywords
adult

High on PMS (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Audrey Johnson [as A. Johnson] (signed) ?
Pencils
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)
Inks
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)
Letters
Carel Moiseiwitsch [as Moiseiwitsch] (signed)

Reprints

Harvey Sez (Table of Contents: 2)

Harvey Sez / text article / 0.37 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Harvey praises the author Daniel Fuchs. The article includes a Kominsky-Crumb portrait of Harvey.

Weirdo no. 22 (Table of Contents: 3)

letters page / 1.63 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Dori Seda (photo)

Indexer Notes

A Kominsky-Crumb letterhead and spot illustration accompanies her editorial. Includes letters from "EFF" (Carboro, NC); Edgar "Bolt" Upright; Dave Ricker (Woodridge, NJ); Steven Svymbersky.

Also includes the first contributions to the Weirdo "Draw the Editor" contest, featuring tiny illustrations of Kominsky-Crumb from: Peter Bagge, B.N. Duncan, Sophie Crumb, Mike Parlette, Carol Tyler, John Terhorst and Lex.

Bimbos From Hell! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Krystine Kryttre
Pencils
Krystine Kryttre
Inks
Krystine Kryttre
Letters
Krystine Kryttre

Genre
humor; biography
Characters
Dori Seda; Krystine Kryttre; Don Donahue; J.R. Williams; Ronzo [Ron Turner]
Synopsis
Krystine remembers the good times she and Dori shared
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Let's Eat Brains (Table of Contents: 5)

Natasha and Biff / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Dori Seda; Natasha; Biff
Synopsis
Biff finds a recipe for brains and wants to try them
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The 1949 Slinky Slur (Table of Contents: 6)

Binky Brown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Justin Green
Pencils
Justin Green
Inks
Justin Green
Letters
Justin Green

Genre
biography
Characters
Binky Brown; Beulah; Twins
Synopsis
Binky is tricked into hlaving his slinky
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

My First Arrest, My Last Incarceration (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Pencils
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Inks
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]
Letters
Lindsay Arnold [as Ellé]

Genre
biography
Characters
Lindsay Arnold; Tony Pastor; Marcus Cooney
Synopsis
Lindsay is arrested for swearing at a policeman
Keywords
autobiography

Two Old Birds (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Larry Farrel; Puffy the Parrot; Sidney Toler; Mantan Moreland
Synopsis
Larry Farrel recalls a prank from his acting career
Reprints

Mr. Forbes (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Tompkins
Pencils
Roy Tompkins
Inks
Roy Tompkins
Letters
Roy Tompkins

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Forbes; Roy; Larry
Synopsis
Recollections of an abrasive neighbour

Queer-People (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Jouflas
Pencils
Ted Jouflas
Inks
Ted Jouflas
Letters
Ted Jouflas

Characters
The Stuffed Cat Mathematician; West Berlin Rat Man; The Chinese Landlady Car Vandal; The Sunset Boulevard Wagon Christ; Chicago's Back Breaking Bat; The Terrier; The Witch of Evanston, Illinois
Synopsis
A parade of eccentrics

The Return of Mrs. Kite (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carol Tyler
Pencils
Carol Tyler
Inks
Carol Tyler
Letters
Carol Tyler

Genre
biography
Characters
Grandma Stella; Carol Tyler's Family
Synopsis
Carol's grandmother returns, having eloped
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Ask Dr. Bunch (Table of Contents: 12)

The Bunch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Robert Crumb; Mommy [Babette]
Synopsis
Some self-analysis
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Memories Are Made of This (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Robert Crumb; A Girl
Synopsis
Robert Crumb tries for a hot date in the 1970s
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Strip continues onto the back cover. In black & white except for the final page.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Dori Memorial Issue]
  2. 1. High on PMS
  3. 2. Harvey Sez
    Harvey Sez
  4. 3. Weirdo no. 22
  5. 4. Bimbos From Hell!
  6. 5. Let's Eat Brains
    Natasha and Biff
  7. 6. The 1949 Slinky Slur
    Binky Brown
  8. 7. My First Arrest, My Last Incarceration
  9. 8. Two Old Birds
  10. 9. Mr. Forbes
  11. 10. Queer-People
  12. 11. The Return of Mrs. Kite
  13. 12. Ask Dr. Bunch
    The Bunch
  14. 13. Memories Are Made of This
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Samuels
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright