(October 1971)

Paperback Library, 1971 Series
 
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
194 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Paperback Library
Brand:
Paperback Library
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
mass market paperback (4 1/4" x 7")

Issue Notes

Labeled "Mad #31" on the spine. First printing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alfred E. Neuman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Alfred E. Neuman

Surfing (Table of Contents: 1)

Only For the Board-Minded Department / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
George Woodbridge (signed)
Inks:
George Woodbridge (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Nilson Family (Table of Contents: 2)

Home-Sweet-Ho-Hum Department / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Harried Nilson
Reprints:

The Wonderful World of Re-Packaging (Table of Contents: 3)

Living Off the Fad of the Land Department / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

On the Subway (Table of Contents: 4)

Don Martin Department / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

The Mad Academy Awards For Small Businessmen (Table of Contents: 5)

Counter-Acting Department / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Jack Rickard (signed)
Inks:
Jack Rickard (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Spy vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 6)

Spy vs Spy; Joke and Dagger Department / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Anthony Prohias
Pencils:
Anthony Prohias (signed)
Inks:
Anthony Prohias (signed)

Genre:
humor

Fight Songs for the Common Man (Playing the Game of "Everyday Life") (Table of Contents: 7)

Battles Hymns of the Public Department / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
George Woodbridge (signed)
Inks:
George Woodbridge (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Lighter Side of Sleep (Table of Contents: 8)

Berg's-Eye View Department / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg (signed)
Inks:
Dave Berg (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Future Broadway Musicals Based on Literary Classics (Table of Contents: 9)

Tune Up the Volume Department / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Jack Rickard
Inks:
Jack Rickard
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Football "in Depth" (Table of Contents: 10)

The Play By-Play's the Thing Department / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Ronald Axe; Sol Weinstein
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

The Return of the Mad Beastlies (Table of Contents: 11)

Word Game Preserve Department / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Hahn
Pencils:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Mad's Summer Camp For Adults (Table of Contents: 12)

Fuddy-Duddy Buddy System Department / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks:
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Mad Interviews the Greeting Card Manufacturer of the Year (Table of Contents: 13)

Card Shark Department / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Hart
Pencils:
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks:
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

A Dreadful Day (Table of Contents: 14)

Don Martin Department / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Martin (signed)
Inks:
Don Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

The Lighter Side Of... Summer Evenings (Table of Contents: 15)

Berg's-Eye View Department / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg (signed)
Inks:
Dave Berg (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody

Mad's Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 16)

Lame-Brain Games Department / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Inks:
Al Jaffee (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Hack, Hack, Sweet Has-Been or What Ever Happened to Good Taste? (Table of Contents: 17)

Eight Old Tomatoes in That Ity Bity Film Can Department / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alfred E. Neuman
  2. 1. Surfing
    Only For the Board-Minded Department
  3. 2. The Nilson Family
    Home-Sweet-Ho-Hum Department
  4. 3. The Wonderful World of Re-Packaging
    Living Off the Fad of the Land Department
  5. 4. On the Subway
    Don Martin Department
  6. 5. The Mad Academy Awards For Small Businessmen
    Counter-Acting Department
  7. 6. Spy vs. Spy
    Spy vs Spy; Joke and Dagger Department
  8. 7. Fight Songs for the Common Man (Playing the Game of "Everyday Life")
    Battles Hymns of the Public Department
  9. 8. The Lighter Side of Sleep
    Berg's-Eye View Department
  10. 9. Future Broadway Musicals Based on Literary Classics
    Tune Up the Volume Department
  11. 10. Football "in Depth"
    The Play By-Play's the Thing Department
  12. 11. The Return of the Mad Beastlies
    Word Game Preserve Department
  13. 12. Mad's Summer Camp For Adults
    Fuddy-Duddy Buddy System Department
  14. 13. Mad Interviews the Greeting Card Manufacturer of the Year
    Card Shark Department
  15. 14. A Dreadful Day
    Don Martin Department
  16. 15. The Lighter Side Of... Summer Evenings
    Berg's-Eye View Department
  17. 16. Mad's Puzzle Page
    Lame-Brain Games Department
  18. 17. Hack, Hack, Sweet Has-Been or What Ever Happened to Good Taste?
    Eight Old Tomatoes in That Ity Bity Film Can Department
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