(January 1985)

EC, 1952 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD
Pages:
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Indicia frequency:
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
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ISBN:
?
Barcode:
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Color:
color (#1-23, 400-present); 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:
ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Doug Webb [as Armanli]
Inks:
Doug Webb [as Armanli]
Colors:
Doug Webb [as Armanli]

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
Statue of Liberty

Stuck for Xmas Gift Ideas? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Table of contents / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

We've Come Up with Another Ecch for Your Ecch-mas Gift List! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Family Tides (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Michael J. Fox
Synopsis:
Parody of TV show Family Ties.

One Fine Morning at State Prison (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Execution by electric chair.

The Evolution of the Species, Updated (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Hart
Pencils:
Harry North
Inks:
Harry North
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
Star Trek

After the Game Is Over (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Another side to sports fans.

The Mad Movie Rating System (Table of Contents)

photo story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ficarra (script); Billy Doherty (idea)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Harrison Ford; Han Solo; Mark Hamill; Luke Skywalker; Chewbacca; Eddie Murphy; Jamie Lee Curtis; Dan Aykroyd; Creature from the Black Lagoon; Tom Cruise; Al Pacino; Bo Derek; Woody Allen
Synopsis:
Additional MPAA style movie ratings.

The Lighter Side of... (Table of Contents)

Lighter Side / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Berg
Pencils:
Dave Berg
Inks:
Dave Berg
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

One Fine Christmas in the Jungle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Don Martin

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Cannibal tribe donates for the needy.

Here's a New Mad Look at the Shape of Things! We Call Them... Mad Turn-Arounds! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Metz
Pencils:
Mike Metz
Inks:
Mike Metz
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Odd shapes with humorous text wrapping around the entire shape. Each side describes the shape as a different object when viewed from that angle.

Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself New Medical Breakthrough Newspaper Story (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Fill in the blanks from numbered lists.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spy vs Spy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Antonio Prohias
Inks:
Antonio Prohias

Genre:
humor

Mad Percentages (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ficarra
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
E.T.; Woody Allen

Snappy Answers to Stupid Bumper Stickers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Siegel
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

The Best... and the Worst... Things to Say for Every Occasion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Koch
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

The Passing Parade... As Seen from behind a Very Tall Crowd (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Peter Porges
Pencils:
Paul Peter Porges
Inks:
Paul Peter Porges
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Poems... To Inspire You and Bring Hope to Your Heart and Make You Feel a Whole Lot Better (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Hardhassle and McCorny (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick De Bartolo
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Parody of TV show Hardcastle and McCormick

One Fine Afternoon Downtown (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Martin
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Man checks his weight on coin-operated scales.

Who Had a Hand in Promoting a Hot New Erotic Fashion Trend? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Colors:
Al Jaffee

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Edwing
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin
Colors:
Don Martin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Prisoners hanging by their arms in a cell.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Drawn-Out Dramas (Table of Contents)

Drawn-Out Dramas / cartoon / ? pages (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

No page count as gags appear in various places around the magazine.