(July 1995)

EC, 1970 Series
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Price
4.95 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Eight times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
E.C. Publications, Inc.
Barcode
070989340800 07
Editing
Nick Meglin; John Ficarr; Leonard Brenner (art director); Tom Nozkowski (production director); Charlie Kadau (associate editor); Joe Raiola (associate editor); Dick De Bartolo (creative consultant); Andrew J. Schwartz (assistant editor); Amy L. Vozcoles (editorial assistant); Marla Weisenborn (production assistant)
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Williams (painted)
Inks
Richard Williams (painted)
Colors
Richard Williams (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
O. J. Simpson

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Mad Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Departments (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Letters and Tomatoes with Special Sauce Dept. / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Viviano (illustrations)
Inks
Sam Viviano (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Rules for Games the Way They're Really Played (Table of Contents: 4)

Wise Guides Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Goodwin
Pencils
Jack Davis
Inks
Jack Davis
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Spy Vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 5)

Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Antonio Prohias
Pencils
Antonio Prohias
Inks
Antonio Prohias

Genre
humor
Characters
The Black Spy; The White Spy
Synopsis
The Black Spy tries to sabotage the White Spy's slot car track.
Reprints

Modern Day Clue Game Cards (Table of Contents: 6)

Sleuth Decay Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mary Pat Lindl
Pencils
Greg Theakston
Inks
Greg Theakston
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Captain Hazelwood; President Bush; Charles Keating; Jose Canseco; The Three Stooges (as Japanese)
Reprints

Future "Famous Collector's Series" (Table of Contents: 7)

Mint's Pie Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils
Bob Clarke
Inks
Bob Clarke
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

One Evening in a Bath Tub (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Two parents remove the bath tub toy of their pride and joy.
Reprints

Cabbage Patch Products For People Who Hate Cabbage Patch Products (Table of Contents: 9)

Goodbye Dolly Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Raiola; Charlie Kadau
Pencils
George Woodbridge (signed)
Inks
George Woodbridge (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Warped Games (Table of Contents: 10)

Missile Command - Berserk - Kaboom! Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Matthew Broderick [as Mavin]; Dabney Coleman [as McKidTricks]; Ally Sheedy [as Juniper]
Synopsis
Parody of the film "War Games"; a high school student hacks into a military computer and becomes a fugitive from government prosecution.
Reprints

Missile Alert (Table of Contents: 11)

Out to Launch Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The Air Force gets some new tech.
Reprints

The Mad Guide to New Computer Games (Table of Contents: 12)

ROM with a View Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Matthew T. Smith
Pencils
Rick Tulka
Inks
Rick Tulka
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Toys R U (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Charlie Kadau; Joe Raiola
Pencils
George Woodbridge
Inks
George Woodbridge
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Spy Vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 14)

Joke and Dagger Dept; Spy Vs. Spy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Russ Cooper [as C] (signed)
Pencils
Bob Clarke [as C] (signed)
Inks
Bob Clarke [as C] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
The White Spy; The Black Spy
Synopsis
White Spy sees Black Spy practicing to hit him with a yo-yo. When the expected attack comes White Spy tries to cut the yo-yo string with scissors mid-air but the string is actually an electric cord and White Spy is electrocuted.
Reprints

Three Cornered Pitney (Table of Contents: 15)

Wild Game Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Koch
Pencils
Jack Davis
Inks
Jack Davis
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
How to build and play a brand new game.
Reprints

Mad's O. J. Pog Schtickers (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Excerpt Marks the Spot Dept. / text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Geissman
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Collectibly Mad (Kitchen Sink Press, 1995 series)

Mad's Politically Inspired Dolls (Table of Contents: 18)

Mannequin Depressives Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Snee
Pencils
Rick Tulka
Inks
Rick Tulka
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

The Lighter Side of Collecting (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Dave Berg
Pencils
Dave Berg
Inks
Dave Berg
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Examples of obsessive behavior demonstrated by collectors and hobbyists.
Reprints

Making Baseball Card Collections Complete (Table of Contents: 20)

From Topps to Bottom Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
John Pound
Pencils
Desmond Devlin
Inks
Desmond Devlin
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Laundromat Bingo (Table of Contents: 21)

Wash Bored Games Department / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Clarke
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Rurik Tyler
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Video Games Based on Real Life (Table of Contents: 22)

Blip Schtick Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Jaffee
Pencils
Al Jaffee
Inks
Al Jaffee
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Unofficial Yo-Yo Tricks Every Kid Knows (Table of Contents: 23)

String Fever Dept. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Britcher
Pencils
Paul Coker
Inks
Paul Coker
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Ways in which children use their yo-yos to antagonize other people.
Reprints

The Lighter Side of Hobbies (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Dave Berg
Pencils
Dave Berg
Inks
Dave Berg
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Satirical look at what people collect and why.
Reprints

Some Real Scruples Questions We'd Like to Ask Some Real People (Table of Contents: 25)

Card Shocks Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Charlie Kadau
Pencils
Neil Schneider (photos)
Inks
Neil Schneider (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

What's the Best Thing to Use to See Stars? (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Used wrong, it can be a revelation.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Toys R U (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charlie Kadau; Joe Raiola
Pencils
Irving Schild (photos)
Inks
Irving Schild (photos)
Colors
Irving Schild (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Subscribe!"]
    Mad Magazine
  3. 2. Departments
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters and Tomatoes with Special Sauce Dept.
  5. 4. Rules for Games the Way They're Really Played
    Wise Guides Dept.
  6. 5. Spy Vs. Spy
    Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy
  7. 6. Modern Day Clue Game Cards
    Sleuth Decay Department
  8. 7. Future "Famous Collector's Series"
    Mint's Pie Dept.
  9. 8. One Evening in a Bath Tub
    Don Martin Dept.
  10. 9. Cabbage Patch Products For People Who Hate Cabbage Patch Products
    Goodbye Dolly Department
  11. 10. Warped Games
    Missile Command - Berserk - Kaboom! Dept.
  12. 11. Missile Alert
    Out to Launch Dept.
  13. 12. The Mad Guide to New Computer Games
    ROM with a View Dept.
  14. 13. Toys R U
  15. 14. Spy Vs. Spy
    Joke and Dagger Dept; Spy Vs. Spy
  16. 15. Three Cornered Pitney
    Wild Game Dept.
  17. 16. Mad's O. J. Pog Schtickers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Excerpt Marks the Spot Dept.
  19. 18. Mad's Politically Inspired Dolls
    Mannequin Depressives Dept.
  20. 19. The Lighter Side of Collecting
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  21. 20. Making Baseball Card Collections Complete
    From Topps to Bottom Dept.
  22. 21. Laundromat Bingo
    Wash Bored Games Department
  23. 22. Video Games Based on Real Life
    Blip Schtick Dept.
  24. 23. Unofficial Yo-Yo Tricks Every Kid Knows
    String Fever Dept.
  25. 24. The Lighter Side of Hobbies
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  26. 25. Some Real Scruples Questions We'd Like to Ask Some Real People
    Card Shocks Dept.
  27. 26. What's the Best Thing to Use to See Stars?
    Mad Fold-In
  28. 27. Toys R U
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