JCK…Why? What Were We Thinking With These 10 Covers?

From a fascist post-WWII flatware parade and a possibly possessed doll to kooky cartoons and questionable cover lines (“Can women outsell men in jewelry stores?”), here are 10 of our most head-scratching, craziest, and—let’s face it—ugliest covers.

April 1951 JCK coverApril 1951

December 1961 JCK coverDecember 1961

October 1966 JCK coverOctober 1966

August 1967 JCK coverAugust 1967

September 1975 JCK coverSeptember 1975

September 1982 JCK coverSeptember 1982

September 1984 JCK coverSeptember 1984

September 1991 JCK coverSeptember 1991

December 1982 JCK coverDecember 1992

September 2005 JCK coverSeptember 2005