GAINES, BILL
 Name and vital stats
  GAINES, WILLIAM MAXWELL [1922-92] (publisher; editor)
 Pen names
  On advice-to-girls columns: AMY; ADRIAN
 Family in arts
  Cousin: Evelyn Gaines
  Father: M. C. Gaines
  Former spouse: Nancy Siegel
  Relative: David Gaines
  Son: Christopher Gaines
  Wife: Ann Griffiths Gaines
 Member
  Association of Comic Magazine Publishers (Board of Directors)
 Additional biography
  Comic Book Artist #1, Spr., 1998
  Comic Book Marketplace #16 Aug., 1992 [obituary]; #80 Jul/Aug., 2000
  Comics Journal #81 May., 1983; #100 Jul., 1985
  Jester July, 1992 [obituary]
  MAD World of William M. Gaines 1972
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976/98
 Honors
  Eisner Award Hall of Fame 1993> 93
  Harvey Award The Jack Kirby Hall of Fame 1997> 97
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1990> 90
 ANTARCTIC PRESS
  ERMA FELNA (pen/) 1996> 96
 Fan & trade zines
  Comic Book Marketplace (contrib/) #41, 1996> 96
 BALLANTINE BOOKS
  BROTHERS MAD, THE~ (ed/) 1958 paperback collection> 58
  INSIDE MAD~ (ed/) 1958 paperback collection> 58
  UTTERLY MAD~ (ed/) 1961 paperback collection> 61
 DC COMICS
  Support (bus consult/) c1972-92+> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95
 EC COMICS
  Support (ed/) 1946-47> 46 47
  Support (publ/ed-in-chief/) 1947-55> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
  Text (wr/) 1951-52> 51 52
  Various features (plot/) 1947-55> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
 SIGNET BOOKS
  BEDSIDE MAD, THE~ (ed/) 1959 paperback reprint> 59
  FIGHTING MAD~ (ed/) 1961 paperback reprint> 61
  ORGANIZATION MAD, THE~ (ed/) 1960 paperback reprint> 60
  SON OF MAD~ (ed/) 1959 paperback reprint> 59