MAD Magazine #39

MAD Magazine #39 • USA • 1st Edition - New York
1st Edition - New York
May 1st, 1958
Special April Fool Issue
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Table of Contents

Cover: Special April Fool Issue

Cover Artist: C.C. Beall Jr.

April Fool!

Artist: C.C. Beall Jr.


Department: Vital Features

Artist: The Usual Gang of Idiots

Typewriters To Fit Your Trade

Department: The Key To Success Dept.

Writer: Frank Jacobs Artist: Bob Clarke

Test Your Eyes!

Department: Mad Magazine

Positively The Last Offer!

Department: Alfred E. Neuman

Artist: Norman Mingo

Random Samplings of Reader Mail

Department: Letters Dept.

Finish Off Your Easter Outfit

Department: MAD Jewelry

How To Make America's Kids...Science Conscious

Department: Scramble Them Eggheads Dept.

Artist: Wally Wood

Scratchpad Doodles

Department: Memo Randoms Dept.

Artist: Bob Clarke

The Suburbs Are On Their Way Out!

Department: Home Is Where THe House Is Dept.

Artist, Writer: Dave Berg

Woodman, Spare That Tree!

Department: Poetry Dept.

Artist: Don Martin Writer: George Pope Morris

Shakespeare Up-To-Date

Department: The Bard of Birdland Dept.

Writer: Paul Laikin Writer: William Shakespeare

Sneaky Advertisements

Department: Big Brother Is Motivating You Dept.

Artist: Bob Clarke Writer: Paul Krassner

TV Scenes We'd Like To See

Department: Television Dept.

Artist: Joe Orlando Writer: E. Nelson Bridwell

Opera Record Albums

Department: High "C". Low Neckline Dept.

Artist: Bob Clarke

High School Paper

Department: Etaoin Shrdlu Dept.

Commemorative Stamps

Department: Postage Overdue Dept.

Artist: George Woodbridge Writer: Tom Koch

Big Big Earth

Department: Bob & Ray Dept.

Artist: Mort Drucker Writer: Bob Elliott Writer: Ray Goulding

Accidental Inventions

Department: Patent Pending Dept.

Artist: Joe Orlando Writer: Paul Krassner

Party Games

Department: Play's The Thing Dept.

Writer: Frank Jacobs Artist: Wally Wood

Why I Changed My Job

Department: Opportunity Knocks Dept.

Writer: Frank Jacobs Artist: George Woodbridge

The Window Trimmer

Department: Don Martin Dept.

Artist, Writer: Don Martin

MAD Dogs And Their Owners

Department: How Now Bow-Wow Dept.

Artist: Frank Kelly Freas Writer: Frank Jacobs

A Page From The MAD Phone Book

Department: The Line Is Dizzy Dept.

The Saturday Evening Pest

Department: Post-Mortem Dept.

Artist: Bob Clarke Writer: Tom Koch

MAD T-Shirts

Department: MAD T-Shirts

Artist: Wally Wood Artist: Larry Maleman

Movies' Secret Sponsors

Department: Marginal Thinking Dept.

MAD Windshield Stickers