(Spring 1983)

EC, 1970 Series
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Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
E.C. Publications, Inc.
Barcode
0709893408031
Editing
Albert Feldstein; Nick Meglin (senior editor); John Ficarra (associate edtior)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

invalid UPC code


Cops Politicians Teachers (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Nixon Slipped Here (Table of Contents: 1)

Another Mad Mini-Poster / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Larry Gore
Pencils
Irving Schild (photo)
Inks
Irving Schild (photo)
Colors
Irving Schild (photo)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
The White House has a new sign on the gate.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Dirty Larry (Table of Contents: 3)

The Wrong Arm of the Law Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Arnie Kogen
Pencils
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Clint Eastwood [as Det. Larry Killerman]; Tony Bennett [as The Mayor]; Harry Guardino [as Chief Bressler]; Rene Santoni [as Gonzo Zales]
Synopsis
In a parody of the film "Dirty Harry," a city government turns to a violent, borderline psychotic police detective to run down a terrorist holding the city for ransom.
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Indexer Notes

Mort Drucker sneaks Linus Van Pelt into the crowd on the school bus on page 7, panel 2.

On the Subway (Table of Contents: 4)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man has a unique way to combat subway muggers.
Reprints

The Mad Politician's Primer (Table of Contents: 5)

Snakes in the Grass Roots Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Hart
Pencils
George Woodbridge
Inks
George Woodbridge
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical descriptions of politicians, their families, their staff and the lobbyists who support them.
Reprints

A Mad Look at Motorcycle Cops (Table of Contents: 6)

Where's the Fire Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Series of cartoons satirizing motorcycle police.
Reprints

While Hanging Around the Corner (Table of Contents: 7)

Don Martin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A nose picker gives directions.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

From the "Don Martin" Dept. Part II.

Mad's Educator of the Year (Table of Contents: 8)

Progressive Jazz Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Silverstone
Pencils
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
David Slushkind
Reprints

Commemoratives to President Nixon (Table of Contents: 9)

Let's Make It Perfectly Clear Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils
Bob Clarke
Inks
Bob Clarke
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Richard Nixon
Synopsis
Ways to commemorate President Nixon that accurately reflect his effect on democracy.
Reprints

The Lighter Side of Cops (Table of Contents: 10)

Berg's Eye View Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Berg
Pencils
Dave Berg
Inks
Dave Berg
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical look at police officers.
Reprints

Mad's Simplified ABC Method of Bulling Your Way Through Election Campaigns (Table of Contents: 11)

Speech-Easy Dept. / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Koch
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Generic templates of political campaign positions with fill-in-the-blanks to tailor them to specific situations.
Reprints

Welcome Back, Klodder (Table of Contents: 12)

A Grapple For the Teacher Dept. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Silverstone
Pencils
Angelo Torres (signed)
Inks
Angelo Torres (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Gabe Kaplan [as Gab Klodder]; Marcia Strassman [as Mrs. Klodder]; John Travolta [as Winnie Booberino]; Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs [as Washingtongue]; Robert Hegyes [as Juan Ecchstein]; Ron Palillo [as Arnold Horseshot]; John Sylvester White [as Mr. Woodmind]; Henny Youngman [as Uncle Henny]
Synopsis
In a parody of the TV series "Welcome Back, Kotter," a teacher who tells bad jokes teaches a class of inner city youths who tell worse jokes.
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The Electrician (Table of Contents: 13)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man attempts to install a ceiling light fixture.
Reprints

Letters to a Congressman...That Were Answered By Form Letters By That Congressman (Table of Contents: 14)

R.S.V.P-U. Dept. / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Andrews
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A constituent tries to communicate with his Congressman, but only gets a form letter response that can't even get his name right.
Reprints

The Biology Professor (Table of Contents: 15)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A biologist admires his colleague's preserved organ collection.
Reprints

A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at a Service Station (Table of Contents: 16)

Inside-Ouch Dept. / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Siegel
Pencils
George Woodbridge (signed)
Inks
George Woodbridge (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical look at the incompetence, dishonesty and lack of interest at a typical auto garage.
Reprints

White House Follies of 1977 (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Jacobs
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Jimmy Carter; Rosalyn Carter; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Harry Truman; Lyndon Johnson; John F. Kennedy; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Eleanor Roosevelt; Abraham Lincoln; Billy Carter; Edmund Muskie; Ted Kennedy; Jerry Ford; Andy Young; Walter Mondale; Charlie Brown; Lucy Van Pelt
Reprints

In an Alley (Table of Contents: 18)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A police officer's warning shot goes awry.
Reprints

What is a Guidance Counselor? (Table of Contents: 19)

Advice to the Forelorn Dept. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Koch
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Satirical essay on the profession of guidance counseling.
Reprints

The Lighter Side of Corruption (Table of Contents: 20)

Berg's Eye View Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Berg
Pencils
Dave Berg
Inks
Dave Berg
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Examples of dishonesty being its own reward.
Reprints

Blarney Miller (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Hart
Pencils
Angelo Torres
Inks
Angelo Torres
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

The Small Businessman (Table of Contents: 22)

Polish Joke Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy makes a lot of money with a collapsible shoe shine kit.
Reprints

A Mad Look at Service Stations (Table of Contents: 23)

Pump and Circumstance Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Don Edwing
Pencils
Paul Coker Jr.
Inks
Paul Coker Jr.
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Silly situations associated with auto garages and gas stations.
Reprints

The Private Eye (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin (credited)
Pencils
Don Martin (credited)
Inks
Don Martin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Mad Academy Awards for Small Businessmen (Table of Contents: 25)

Counter-Acting Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Hart
Pencils
Jack Rickard
Inks
Jack Rickard
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Giving awards to small business operators who provide creative lack of service to their customers.
Reprints

Mad's Guaranteed Effective All-Occasion Non-Slanderous Political Smear Speech (Table of Contents: 26)

Death by Elocution Dept. / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Garvin
Pencils
George Woodbridge
Inks
George Woodbridge
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Political speech telling it like it is.
Reprints

An Early Morning Bathroom Scene (Table of Contents: 27)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man berates the plumber he hired for the poor job done.
Reprints

Modern Teacher (Table of Contents: 28)

Working For Schoolie Wages Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Siegel
Pencils
George Woodbridge
Inks
George Woodbridge
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of a niche magazine aimed at teachers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A segment on whether teachers should be allowed to strike includes a response from then Teamsters Union head Jimmy Hoffa.

A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at the U. S. Congress (Table of Contents: 29)

Inside-Ouch Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Silverstone
Pencils
Bob Clarke (signed)
Inks
Bob Clarke (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
The antics behind the scenes at Congress is depicted.
Reprints

One Night in a Police Station (Table of Contents: 30)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don Martin
Pencils
Don Martin
Inks
Don Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A crime victim works with a police sketch artist on a composite of the perpetrator.
Reprints

How Bad Childhood Habits Can Help in a Congressional Career (Table of Contents: 31)

Capitol Punishment Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Hart
Pencils
Paul Coker, Jr.
Inks
Paul Coker, Jr.
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Examples of politicians acting childishly.
Reprints

Clodumbo (Table of Contents: 32)

Knifin' Falk Dept. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Silverstone
Pencils
Angelo Torres (signed)
Inks
Angelo Torres (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Peter Falk [as Lt. Clodumbo]; Robert Culp [as Dr. Robert Culpable]; Basil Rathbone [as Sherlock Holmes]; Nigel Bruce [as Dr. John Watson]; Sidney Toler [as Charlie Chan]; Sen Yung [as Jimmy Chan]; Mickey Spillane [as Mike Hammer]
Synopsis
Parody of the TV show "Columbo"; a police detective solves crimes by being a general pest and driving suspects into confessing out of self-defense.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Mad Fold-In / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Jaffee (signed)
Inks
Al Jaffee (signed)
Colors
Al Jaffee (signed)
Letters
typeset

Ron Reagan. Isn't He the Ex-Movie Star Who Wanted To Be President? (Table of Contents: 34)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Max Brandel ?
Pencils
Irving Schild (photo)
Inks
Irving Schild (photo)
Colors
Irving Schild (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Ronald Reagan
Synopsis
Phony ad for Ronreagan brand rum, intimating that former actors running for political office spurs alcohol abuse.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Cops Politicians Teachers
  2. 1. Nixon Slipped Here
    Another Mad Mini-Poster
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Dirty Larry
    The Wrong Arm of the Law Dept.
  5. 4. On the Subway
    Don Martin Dept.
  6. 5. The Mad Politician's Primer
    Snakes in the Grass Roots Dept.
  7. 6. A Mad Look at Motorcycle Cops
    Where's the Fire Dept.
  8. 7. While Hanging Around the Corner
    Don Martin
  9. 8. Mad's Educator of the Year
    Progressive Jazz Dept.
  10. 9. Commemoratives to President Nixon
    Let's Make It Perfectly Clear Dept.
  11. 10. The Lighter Side of Cops
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  12. 11. Mad's Simplified ABC Method of Bulling Your Way Through Election Campaigns
    Speech-Easy Dept.
  13. 12. Welcome Back, Klodder
    A Grapple For the Teacher Dept.
  14. 13. The Electrician
    Don Martin Dept.
  15. 14. Letters to a Congressman...That Were Answered By Form Letters By That Congressman
    R.S.V.P-U. Dept.
  16. 15. The Biology Professor
    Don Martin Dept.
  17. 16. A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at a Service Station
    Inside-Ouch Dept.
  18. 17. White House Follies of 1977
  19. 18. In an Alley
    Don Martin Dept.
  20. 19. What is a Guidance Counselor?
    Advice to the Forelorn Dept.
  21. 20. The Lighter Side of Corruption
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  22. 21. Blarney Miller
  23. 22. The Small Businessman
    Polish Joke Dept.
  24. 23. A Mad Look at Service Stations
    Pump and Circumstance Dept.
  25. 24. The Private Eye
  26. 25. The Mad Academy Awards for Small Businessmen
    Counter-Acting Dept.
  27. 26. Mad's Guaranteed Effective All-Occasion Non-Slanderous Political Smear Speech
    Death by Elocution Dept.
  28. 27. An Early Morning Bathroom Scene
    Don Martin Dept.
  29. 28. Modern Teacher
    Working For Schoolie Wages Dept.
  30. 29. A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at the U. S. Congress
    Inside-Ouch Dept.
  31. 30. One Night in a Police Station
    Don Martin Dept.
  32. 31. How Bad Childhood Habits Can Help in a Congressional Career
    Capitol Punishment Dept.
  33. 32. Clodumbo
    Knifin' Falk Dept.
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Mad Fold-In
  35. 34. Ron Reagan. Isn't He the Ex-Movie Star Who Wanted To Be President?
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Karl Wilcox