National Lampoon Sunday Newspaper Parody (1978) comic books
Sequel to the 1964 High School Yearbook. Tabloid newspaper parody (the Dacron [OH] Republican-Democrat) with separate sections featuring national/international news, Metro, Living Life/Sports, Leisure/Travel, and comics (in full color!). There are even parodies of Parade Magazine, local magazine, and Swillmart advertising flyer. COMPLETE LIST OF SECTIONS: Color protective cover (stiff card stock); Tabloid newspaper parody featuring: Comics section, Newspaper sections A, B, C-D, E-F; Sunday Week magazine section; Swillmart ad section; Pomade magazine section (all interior sections newsprint paper stock). Conceived and edited by P.J. O'Rourke; written by O'Rourke, John Hughes (who went on to become a famous screenwriter of National Lampoon's Vacation, Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink, et al.), Ted Mann, and Tod Carroll, with additional material by Douglas C. Kenney, Bruce McCall, and Denis Boyles. Designed and art directed by Skip Johnston. Art by Shary Flenniken, Frank Springer, Bob Larkin, Mary Wilshire, Irv Novick, Warren Sattler, John Workman, Chris Browne, and others. A classic collection! Cover price $4.95.