MAD #110
(April 1967)

EC, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly except for February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
E.C. Publications, Inc.
Editing
Al Feldstein
Color
color (#1-23, 400-550); color cover with black & white interior (#24-399)
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US (#1-23); magazine size (#24 onward)
Paper Stock
glossy cover
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Norman Mingo (signed)
Inks
Norman Mingo (signed)
Colors
Norman Mingo (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Alfred E. Neuman
Reprints

The Mad Hate Book (Table of Contents: 1)

Vex Education Dept. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Jaffee
Pencils
Al Jaffee
Inks
Al Jaffee
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Examples of human behavior and circumstances of life that are annoying.
Reprints

Drawn Out Dramas (Table of Contents: 2)

Marginal Thinking Dept. / cartoon / pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Cartoons drawn into the margins of random pages.

Ads We'd Like to See (Table of Contents: 3)

Wild Pitches Dept. / photo story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Famous advertising slogans placed on ironically appropriate real life photos.

One Day in a Hospital (Table of Contents: 4)

Don Martin Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A doctor performs surgery on an unrepentant practical joker.
Reprints

Songs of Food (Table of Contents: 5)

Tuning Fork Dept. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Jacobs
Pencils
Paul Coker Jr.
Inks
Paul Coker Jr.
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
New lyrics written to famous tunes with the subject of food and eating.

The Life of Your Run (Table of Contents: 6)

Obit Player Dept. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick DeBartolo
Pencils
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Ben Gazzara [as Pall Dyin]
Synopsis
In a parody of the TV show "Run For Your Life," a man diagnosed with a terminal disease spends his remaining time taking foolish risks and meeting foolish people.

Spy Vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 7)

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 White Spy defeats the Black Spy's armor.

A Portfolio of Mad Zoo-Lulus (Table of Contents: 8)

Animal Crack-Ups Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Max Brandel
Pencils
Max Brandel
Inks
Max Brandel

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Examples of the names of animals with the calligraphy altered or stylized to resemble that animal.

What is a Born Loser? (Table of Contents: 9)

Hi, Jinx Dept. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Koch
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Essay on people who seem cursed with bad luck, accompanied by relevant illustrations.
Reprints

The Lighter Side of Camera-Bugs (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 photography enthusiasts.

Spy Vs. Spy (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Antonio Prohias
Pencils
Antonio Prohias (signed)
Inks
Antonio Prohias (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
The Black Spy; The White Spy
Synopsis
The Black Spy manages to avoid the White Spy's border checkpoint.

The Television Network President of the Year (Table of Contents: 12)

The Boob in Charge of the Tube Dept. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Hart
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Truman Capote [as Trueblood Capote]; Herman Avarice
Synopsis
The executive of a major television network is interviewed.

Meet Ziraldo (Table of Contents: 13)

Boffo Nova Dept. / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ziraldo Alves Pinto [as Ziraldo] (signed)
Pencils
Ziraldo Alves Pinto [as Ziraldo] (signed)
Inks
Ziraldo Alves Pinto [as Ziraldo] (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Series of humorous illustrations from Brazilian cartoonist Ziraldo Pinto.

Yellow Pages for Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 14)

Comic Relief Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Don Reilly
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Telephone book advertisements altered to target super-heroes.
Reprints

Winter Sports Foto-Plays (Table of Contents: 15)

Snow Laughing Matter Dept. / photo story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Arnie Kogen
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Humorous word balloons added to wire service photos of winter-themed sporting events.

A Quick Stroll (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

Synopsis
A man tests a patch of new cement to see if it is dry enough to walk on.
Reprints

Fantastecch Voyage (Table of Contents: 17)

Inside Joke Dept. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Stephen Boyd [as Stephen Grunt]; Raquel Welch [as Carrie VaVoom]; Donald Pleasence [as Dr. Micro]; Arthur Kennedy [as Dr. NoCal]; Edmund O'Brien [as Mr. Conman]; Arthur O'Connell [as Donald Ream]; Irving J. Sinusitis
Synopsis
In a parody of the film "Fantastic Voyage," five scientists are shrunk to microbe size in order to cure a wealthy man's bad sinuses.

What Is Replacing Girls In Young Men's Minds (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
There's only one thing more appealing to teenage boys than girls.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

P.H.I.L.C.O. Warns: Color TV Can Often Look This Bad! (Table of Contents: 19)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Parody of Philco Television Repairman print ads; There's nothing wrong with your color TV set that an expensive repair call can't prolong.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Mad Hate Book
    Vex Education Dept.
  3. 2. Drawn Out Dramas
    Marginal Thinking Dept.
  4. 3. Ads We'd Like to See
    Wild Pitches Dept.
  5. 4. One Day in a Hospital
    Don Martin Dept.
  6. 5. Songs of Food
    Tuning Fork Dept.
  7. 6. The Life of Your Run
    Obit Player Dept.
  8. 7. Spy Vs. Spy
    Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy
  9. 8. A Portfolio of Mad Zoo-Lulus
    Animal Crack-Ups Dept.
  10. 9. What is a Born Loser?
    Hi, Jinx Dept.
  11. 10. The Lighter Side of Camera-Bugs
    Berg's Eye View Dept.
  12. 11. Spy Vs. Spy
    Joke & Dagger Dept.; Spy Vs. Spy
  13. 12. The Television Network President of the Year
    The Boob in Charge of the Tube Dept.
  14. 13. Meet Ziraldo
    Boffo Nova Dept.
  15. 14. Yellow Pages for Super-Heroes
    Comic Relief Dept.
  16. 15. Winter Sports Foto-Plays
    Snow Laughing Matter Dept.
  17. 16. A Quick Stroll
    Don Martin Dept.
  18. 17. Fantastecch Voyage
    Inside Joke Dept.
  19. 18. What Is Replacing Girls In Young Men's Minds
    Mad Fold-In
  20. 19. P.H.I.L.C.O. Warns: Color TV Can Often Look This Bad!
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