Sham Comics #4
Page Count: 36
What It's About
Calling Doctor Sham, Classic medical comics get a face lift! This issue of the ongoing SHAM series delves into the doctor and nurse comics of the early sixties, in particular, Charlton Comics. Follow the adventures of the staff of St. Larriby’;s Medical Center as they cope with some strange problems. Dr. Studly Sham faces a stubborn patient in the midst of a sex change. Nurse Niki Nookie copes with a suicidal patient who is in love with her as Dr. Fingerman comes to the rescue. Learn the proper way to go to the doctor with Mary Generic and Dr. Futternutz. Plastic surgeon Dr. Lance Girth must learn to deal with a bunch of crazies as he substitutes for the missing psychologist. Will he survive the day? And Nurse Linda Lovegood finds Mister Right while on the graveyard shift in the emergency room. All this, plus those strange ads for useless items, like Kissing Dudes, Blackhead Guns and a Record Riot. You’;d have to be sick to miss this one!
SHAM Comics-Golden Age “Classics” Put Through the Blender! Did you ever wonder what happens when copyrights run out? In this case, it means an irreverent cartoonist, Tim Fuller, can take public domain funny books from the 40s, 50s and 60s and rewrite them with hilarious results.