([1987?])

Vortex, 1986 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
colour covers; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Yummy Fur (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Colors:
Chester Brown (?)
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour; fantasy-supernatural

[cover of Yummy Fur #4] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Face with shattered glass.
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Keywords:
adult

Catlick Creek (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Catlick Creek floods even after a "helpful" citizen suggests draining his septic tank into it.
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The Eyelid Burial (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Surreal tale of Alex Tate and his double.
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Adventures in Science (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
A professor and his assistants study the masturbation techniques of giant squids.
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Fire With Fire (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
A boy unleashes his pirahna dogs.
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[cover of Yummy Fur #5] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
horror-suspense; satire-parody
Characters:
Frankenstein's Monster; Ed the Happy Clown
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Keywords:
monsters

Ed and the Beanstalk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Jack; Ed; Frankenstein's monster [noted as Frankenstein]; Christian; Tim
Synopsis:
Satire of Jack and the Beanstalk [English fairy tale].
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[Cover of Yummy Fur #6] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Small picture of hand.
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Adventures in Science (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Scientists find the face of Jesus on masking tape.
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Joke Time [Knock Knock] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Jessica
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
A knock-knock joke.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Yummy Fur
  2. 1. [cover of Yummy Fur #4]
  3. 2. Catlick Creek
  4. 3. The Eyelid Burial
  5. 4. Adventures in Science
  6. 5. Fire With Fire
  7. 6. [cover of Yummy Fur #5]
  8. 7. Ed and the Beanstalk
  9. 8. [Cover of Yummy Fur #6]
  10. 9. Adventures in Science
  11. 10. Joke Time [Knock Knock]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mark Gordon
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls