(July 1972)

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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Lampoon, Inc.
Editing
Douglas C. Kenney

Issue Notes

The "Surprise" issue. Funny Pages on pages 90-95.

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

[Trojan Panda] (Table of Contents: 1)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Gross [as M. Gross] (signed) (painting)
Inks
Michael Gross [as M. Gross] (signed) (painting)
Colors
Michael Gross [as M. Gross] (signed) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Keywords
panda; Trojan horse

Third World Thrills; New Guinea Pig (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
P. J. O'Rourke; Dean Latimer
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Michael Rockefeller; Richard Nixon (cameo)
Synopsis
Michael Rockefeller sets up an antebellum society after crash-landing in New Guinea.

Indexer Notes

Parody consists of cover; parody of Charles Atlas ad; and eight page black and white story on newsprint.

Sermonette (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Bluestone
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Father Thomas Carlson; Jesus Christ
Synopsis
Sermonette features a crucified Jesus Christ as a guest.

Indexer Notes

Art is black and white, word balloons are tinted. Parody of short religious programs that used to be aired at the end of the television broadcast day.

[Hemorrhoids] (Table of Contents: 4)

Foto Funnies / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Doug Kenney (photo)

The Abandoned Sock (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Gorey
Pencils
Edward Gorey
Inks
Edward Gorey
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
What happens to a sock when it blows off a clothesline.

Indexer Notes

Panels with typeset text underneath. Printed on newsprint.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Foto Funnies / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow, I really dig your breasts.
Characters
Paul Krassner (photo)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Foto Funnies / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pant! Pant! Pant!
Characters
Chris Miller (photo)

The Worst Cartoons in the World (Table of Contents: 8)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Brian McConnachie
Pencils
Brian McConnachie
Inks
Brian McConnachie
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ten cartoons with odd punchlines.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Nuts / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Inks
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Letters
Gahan Wilson (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Remember all the things you did but didn't tell your parents...
Genre
children
Synopsis
A boy and his friend are playing in a dangerous place.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Prophet & Loss! / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Peter Bramley [as P. Bramley] (signed)
Pencils
Peter Bramley [as P. Bramley] (signed)
Inks
Peter Bramley [as P. Bramley] (signed)
Letters
Peter Bramley [as P. Bramley] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Prophet! Howzabout a game of pool?
Genre
humor
Characters
Prophet; Loss
Synopsis
With one shot, Loss manages to cause chaos in a pool room.

Reverse Censorship Comics! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Ed Subitzky [as Subz] (signed)
Pencils
Ed Subitzky [as Subz] (signed)
Inks
Ed Subitzky [as Subz] (signed)
Letters
Ed Subitzky [as Subz] (signed)

Synopsis
A comic where only the non-obscene parts are blacked out.

Mr. Gutz Goes Down for the Count (Table of Contents: 12)

Chicken Gutz / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Pencils
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Inks
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Letters
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Chicken Gutz
Synopsis
Chicken Gutz is counting flowers on a hill, while the bird on his head is reciting the opening to the radio program "Grand Central Station."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Alice Pajamas / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Charles Barsotti [as C. Barsotti] (signed)
Pencils
Charles Barsotti [as C. Barsotti] (signed)
Inks
Charles Barsotti [as C. Barsotti] (signed)
Letters
Charles Barsotti [as C. Barsotti] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alice came to our house...
Genre
humor
Characters
Alice Pajamas
Synopsis
Alice wants to go to Laredo, but she can't get there from here.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Idyll / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Jones [as J] (signed)
Pencils
Jeff Jones [as J] (signed)
Inks
Jeff Jones [as J] (signed)
Letters
Jeff Jones [as J] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mommy, what's Daddy doing in the woods?
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mercury God's Own Messenger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
M. K. Brown (signed)
Pencils
M. K. Brown (signed)
Inks
M. K. Brown (signed)
Letters
M. K. Brown (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One day while out walking God's dog...
Characters
Mercury; Ramona (dog); God
Synopsis
Mercury claims it is Spring. God doesn't believe him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Shab / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
B. Kliban (signed)
Pencils
B. Kliban (signed)
Inks
B. Kliban (signed)
Letters
B. Kliban (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alarm, alarm!
Characters
Shab

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

Doctor Colon's Monster / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Charles Rodriguez [as Rodriguez] (signed)
Pencils
Charles Rodriguez [as Rodriguez] (signed)
Inks
Charles Rodriguez [as Rodriguez] (signed)
Letters
Charles Rodriguez [as Rodriguez] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rosalinda, Rosalinda!
Characters
Wolfgang; Rosalinda; Smegma; the Monster
Synopsis
The Doctor and his monster are invited to the Soviet Academy of Medicine.

[Food Stamps] (Table of Contents: 18)

Americarnal / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Bill Lee (signed)
Pencils
Bill Lee (signed)
Inks
Bill Lee (signed)

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A man is given food stamps, which he eats.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [Trojan Panda]
  2. 2. Third World Thrills; New Guinea Pig
  3. 3. Sermonette
  4. 4. [Hemorrhoids]
    Foto Funnies
  5. 5. The Abandoned Sock
  6. 6. ["Wow, I really dig your breasts."]
    Foto Funnies
  7. 7. ["Pant! Pant! Pant!"]
    Foto Funnies
  8. 8. The Worst Cartoons in the World
  9. 9. ["Remember all the things you did but didn't tell your parents..."]
    Nuts
  10. 10. ["Hey Prophet! Howzabout a game of pool?"]
    Prophet & Loss!
  11. 11. Reverse Censorship Comics!
  12. 12. Mr. Gutz Goes Down for the Count
    Chicken Gutz
  13. 13. ["Alice came to our house..."]
    Alice Pajamas
  14. 14. ["Mommy, what's Daddy doing in the woods?"]
    Idyll
  15. 15. ["One day while out walking God's dog..."]
    Mercury God's Own Messenger
  16. 16. ["Alarm, alarm!"]
    Shab
  17. 17. ["Rosalinda, Rosalinda!"]
    Doctor Colon's Monster
  18. 18. [Food Stamps]
    Americarnal
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