(January 1987)

EC, 1952 Series
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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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Will Elder [as WEHK] (signed); Harvey Kurtzman [as WEHK] (signed)
Inks:
Will Elder [as WEHK] (signed); Harvey Kurtzman [as WEHK] (signed)
Colors:
Will Elder [as WEHK] (signed); Harvey Kurtzman [as WEHK] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ellen Ripley; Sigourney Weaver; Alfred E. Neuman
Synopsis:
Parody of film Alien.

Subscribe to Mad and We'll Deck Your Halls with Books of Folly! (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

Genre:
humor

Creatures from a Hack Buffoon (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Regis Philbin (photo); Dick De Bartolo (photo)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ronald Reagan

Looking for a Fuse Laughs? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Fearless Buller's Day Off (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis Snee
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Ferris Bueller; Matthew Broderick; Jennifer Grey; Jeffrey Jones (actor); Pope John Paul II; Charlie Sheen; Rodney Dangerfield; Sally Kellerman; Ned Beatty; Sam Kinison
Synopsis:
Parody of film Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Last page is parody of film Back to School.

New Clothing Care Symbols That Tell It Like It Is (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charlie Kadau
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

If Society's Unwritten Rules of Behavior Were Actually Written Down (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

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 Balmy November Morning (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stanley Swiersz
Pencils:
Don Martin
Inks:
Don Martin

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Hobo picks apples.

Typewri-Toons (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Desmond Devlin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

These pages are printed sideways. Gag panel characters are composed of typewriter symbols. The art is credited to "Smith Corona" which in 1987 was a company the produced typewriters.

The Mad Guide to Various High School Types (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
George Woodbridge
Inks:
George Woodbridge
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

A Mad Peek behind the Scenes at a Terrorist Training Camp (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Famous Stories as Told by Famous People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Silverstone
Pencils:
Bob Clarke
Inks:
Bob Clarke
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mario Cuomo; Jesse Helms; Ronald Reagan; George Steinbrenner
Synopsis:
Books with added photos on the covers, of celebrities who are relating the plots.

One Glorious December Morning (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Prisoners get released.

The Karocky Kid, Part II (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Ralph Macchio (actor); Pat Morita; Three Stooges
Synopsis:
Parody of film The Karate Kid, Part II

More Logical Farewells to Replace the Dreaded Have a Nice Day! Have a Nice Day! Have a Nice Day! Have a... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Snider
Pencils:
Paul Coker
Inks:
Paul Coker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Antonio Prohias
Inks:
Antonio Prohias

Genre:
humor

The Far-Out Ride of Edwin Meese (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Gerry Gersten
Inks:
Gerry Gersten
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Edwin Meese
Synopsis:
Parody of poem The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

The Mad Richter Scale for Human Beings (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Jacobs
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

One Delightful January Morning (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Waiter saves a life.

Alienators (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick De Bartolo
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Ellen Ripley; Sigourney Weaver
Synopsis:
Parody of film Aliens

Santa Claus as Seen by... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Santa Claus

What Do Experts Agree Makes Students Confused and Out of Touch with Reality? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Colors:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions at Richard M. Nixon High (Table of Contents)

Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Jaffee
Pencils:
Al Jaffee
Inks:
Al Jaffee
Colors:
Al Jaffee
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor

Drawn-Out Dramas (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Subscribe to Mad and We'll Deck Your Halls with Books of Folly!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Table of contents
  4. 3. Creatures from a Hack Buffoon
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Looking for a Fuse Laughs?
  8. 7. Fearless Buller's Day Off
  9. 8. New Clothing Care Symbols That Tell It Like It Is
  10. 9. If Society's Unwritten Rules of Behavior Were Actually Written Down
  11. 10. The Lighter Side of...
    Lighter Side
  12. 11. One Balmy November Morning
  13. 12. Typewri-Toons
  14. 13. The Mad Guide to Various High School Types
  15. 14. A Mad Peek behind the Scenes at a Terrorist Training Camp
  16. 15. Famous Stories as Told by Famous People
  17. 16. One Glorious December Morning
  18. 17. The Karocky Kid, Part II
  19. 18. More Logical Farewells to Replace the Dreaded Have a Nice Day! Have a Nice Day! Have a Nice Day! Have a...
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Spy vs Spy
  21. 20. The Far-Out Ride of Edwin Meese
  22. 21. The Mad Richter Scale for Human Beings
  23. 22. One Delightful January Morning
  24. 23. Alienators
  25. 24. Santa Claus as Seen by...
  26. 25. What Do Experts Agree Makes Students Confused and Out of Touch with Reality?
    Mad Fold-In
  27. 26. Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions at Richard M. Nixon High
    Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions
  28. 27. Drawn-Out Dramas
    Drawn-Out Dramas
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  • David Welsh
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  • Terry Watkins
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne