MAD Magazine #153

MAD Magazine #153 • USA • 1st Edition - New York
1st Edition - New York
September 1st, 1972
Sale price:
40 cent
Alfred E. Neuman for President


Cover Variations

Table of Contents


Artist, Colorist: Norman Mingo

One Day in the Comics Suburbs

Artist, Colorist: Jack Rickard Writer: Arnoldo Franchioni

Why Not Have the Next Issue Sent Directly to Your Home?

Artist: Paul Coker, Jr.

Dirty Larry

Department: The Wrong Arm of the Law

Artist: Mort Drucker Writer: Arnie Kogen

The Mad "Religion in America" Primer

Department: A Blessing on All Your Houses

Artist: Paul Coker, Jr. Writer: Larry Siegel

Don Martin Looks at Cave Men

Department: Don Martin

Artist, Writer: Don Martin

Typical Sports Movie of the Past

Department: Boolah-Boolah

Artist: Jack Davis Writer: Lou Silverstone

Typical Sports Movie of the Present

Department: Moolah-Moolah

Artist: Jack Davis Writer: Lou Silverstone

Mad's All-Inclusive Do-It-Yourself Labor Dispute Newspaper Story

Department: Picket Yourself

Writer: Frank Jacobs

Snappy Answers to Stupid TV Commercials

Department: Ad Insult to Injury

Artist, Writer: Al Jaffee

Spy Vs. Spy

Department: Joke & Dagger ; Spy Vs. Spy

Artist, Writer: Antonio Prohias

Reprinted in: US MAD Magazine #18

Mad Postcards From Mad Vacationers

Department: Post-Waste

Writer: Dick DeBartolo Writer: Donald K. Epstein

The Lighter Side of Summer Activities

Department: Berg's Eye View

Artist, Writer: Dave Berg

A Mad Peek Behind the Scenes at a Political Convention

Department: Inside-Ouch

Artist: Jack Rickard Writer: Lou Silverstone

A Microscopic Look at Modern-Day Bacteria

Department: The Malady Lingers On

Writer: Frank Jacobs Writer: Max Brandel Artist: Bob Clarke


Department: Blindfolderol

Artist: Angelo Torres Writer: Stan Hart

What Sudden Assault Has Wiped Out More and More Americans Each Year?

Department: Mad Fold-In

Artist, Colorist, Writer: Al Jaffee

Wanted For Murder! Joe Pusher!

Artist, Colorist: Irving Schild Writer: Max Brandel

Drawn Out Dramas (Various Places around the Magazine)

Artist, Writer: Sergio Aragonés