(May 1994)

Exhibit A Press, 1994 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.00 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
On-sale date:
1994-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Exhibit A Press
Brand:
Exhibit A Press
Editing:
Jackie Estrada
Color:
Color Covers; Black & White Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US Size (25.6 cm high X 16.7 cm wide)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint (#1-20); Smooth white (#21-23)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The publishing frequency for the title was not included in the indicia itself, but was noted in the editorial content on the inside front cover, where the indicia information was at the bottom of the page.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolff & Byrd / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Batton Lash
Inks:
Batton Lash
Colors:
Clydene Nee's In Color

Characters:
Alanna Wolff; Jeff Byrd
Synopsis:
Byrd is seated at a desk, Wolff is standing next to him. Around them are a goblin, a witch, a mummy, a spider, a ghost, Frankenstein's monster, the devil, a werewolf, and a couple of twisting tentacles that extend to the desk from inside a thick mist. On the desk is a skull with a candle on top of it and wax dripping over the skull. On the desk are two books - one titled "Civil Procedure" on top of one labeled "Necronomicon."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Batton Lash
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction to the characters of Alana Wolff and Jeff Byrd who had previously appeared in comic strips that appeared in The National Law Journal, and Brooklyn Paper Publications, and Comics Buyer's Guide

Preliminaries (Table of Contents)

Wolff & Byrd / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Batton Lash
Pencils:
Batton Lash; Nghia Lam (art assistance); Dennis Caco (art assistance)
Inks:
Batton Lash; Nghia Lam (art assistance); Dennis Caco (art assistance)
Letters:
Batton Lash

Characters:
Alana Wolff; Jeff Byrd; Mavis; Sodd
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

What Say You? / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Biographical information about the creators and contributors to the issue, plus thank yous to long-term supporters of the comic strip.

Indexer Notes

Since this was the first issue of the comic book, there were no letters from readers of previous issues to print. Information at the bottom of this feature would become the letters page beginning with the next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information about the next issue of the series, and information about how to order a collection of some of the previous newspaper strips.

["Attorneys"] (Table of Contents)

Wolff & Byrd / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Batton Lash
Inks:
Batton Lash
Colors:
Clydene Nee's In Color
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A fake reproduction of one page from the "Attorneys" section of the phone book's Yellow Pages. There is a green, scaly monster hand pointing toward an advertisement for the Wolff & Byrd law firm that takes about one-quarter of the page.

Indexer Notes

Attorney specialties listed in the fake phone book page are Real Estate Law, Securities Litigation, Social Security Law, Sports Law, Supernatural Law and Taxation Law. Wolff & Byrd are the only entry under Supernatural Law. All entries on the page have addresses on Court Street. One of the lawyers listed under Social Security Law is Lionel Hutz, which is the name of a recurring attorney character on the TV show "The Simpsons."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolff & Byrd
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Preliminaries
    Wolff & Byrd
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    What Say You?
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. ["Attorneys"]
    Wolff & Byrd
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ivan Martin
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Lou Mougin
  • R S
  • Jochen G.