Riot 5

Title Published
April 1954 to June 1956
Issue Numbers
1 to 6
Number of Issues
6
Riot 5 Cover Image
Issue Information
Cover Date
April 1956
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia Publisher
Animirth Comics, inc.
 
 
Cover Credits
John Severin pencils and inks unsigned
Contributions
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Cover Creator Credit
Stories
  Job
Number
Title Pages Credits
  J-5 Boy Meets Girl

Notes: Features "John Whine," a parody of actor John Wayne (1907-1979), and "Marilyn Oh Oh," a parody of actress Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962). Theatre in splash is the "Stanly," an allusion to scripter Stan Lee.
5 pg art Stan Lee script signed
John Severin pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  J-176 So I'm a Genius 2 pg text
  J-49 Mother Goosepimple's Nursery Rhymes 3 pg art Stan Lee script signed
Joe Maneely pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
  H-934 Riot's Cartoonists Look at T.V.

Notes: The style of the art in some panels is reminiscent of Virgil Partch (1916-1984) and in others of Ted Key (1912- ). Boy in one panel wears a Superman costume.
2 pg art Stan Lee script signed
Dan DeCarlo pencils signed
Rudy Lapick inks guess

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  J-50(B) World's Fastest Airline Non-Stop to London

Notes: Parody of advertisement for Trans World Airlines ("TUA").
1 pg art Bill Everett pencils and inks unsigned

Contributors:
Ger Apeldoorn: Creator Credit
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  J-50(A) New! Easy-Open Automatic Door!

Notes: Parody of advertisement for Westinghouse Electric Corp. ("Pest-in-House") refrigerators.
1 pg art Bill Everett pencils and inks unsigned

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  H-933(A) Why Izzit?

Notes: Very similar in style and content to Jimmy Hatlo's (1898-1963) comic strip, They'll Do It Every Time.
1 pg art Stan Lee script signed
Dan DeCarlo pencils signed
Rudy Lapick inks guess

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  H-933(B) Why Izzit? 1 pg art Stan Lee script signed
Dan DeCarlo pencils signed
Rudy Lapick inks guess

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
  J-6 Naughty Georgie

Notes: Though the title appears at the top of each page, the pages are numbered continuously and the job number only appears on the first. Note on last page reads in part, "Send your Naughty Georgie rhymes to Stan Lee, Riot, ... If we like 'em, we'll probably steal 'em ... but we'll use your name!"
4 pg art Joe Maneely pencils and inks unsigned

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  J-4 Laddie
·Lassie starring

Notes: Parody of the CBS-TV series Lassie (1954-1973), and its stars Tommy Rettig (1941-1996), as "Timmy Headache;" Jan Clayton (1917-1983), as "Nan Waitin';" and George Cleveland (1885-1957), as "George Cincinnati."
5 pg art Stan Lee script signed
Joe Maneely pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information