HOME GROWN FUNNIES
by R. Crumb (8th
This was Kitchen Sink Press' best-selling
underground comic book of all time, with sales of over 160,000
copies. The reason for its popularity was simple. Other than
a secondary 3-page lead story featuring Mr. Snoid and
Angelfood McSpade, the book consists almost entirely of
the legendary "Whiteman Meets Bigfoot" story. Whiteman,
an everyman caucasian, is initially kidnapped by the dark,
large and furry Yeti, but he eventually falls in love
with her and has no desire to return to civilization. Its length
and upbeat message is not typical of the often-cyncial Robert
Home Grown was
first published in 1971 by Kitchen Sink. Newsprint guts.
The edition offered here is the 8th printing (March 1973).
NM/Mint. The cover price of this 30+ year old underground is
still only 50 cents. NM/Mint. $20.