(August 1987)

Vortex, 1986 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vortex Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Vortex Comics
Editing:
William P. Marks (publisher)
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:

"Mum, I Think She's Hurt Bad." (Table of Contents)

Ed the Happy Clown / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; satire-parody
Characters:
Mrs. Doodley; Chet Doodley (as a boy)

Lost in the Sewers Part One (Table of Contents)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; satire-parody
Characters:
Ed the Happy Clown; Josie; Chet Doodley

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

The column includes letters from R. G. Taylor and Charles Burns.

Mark Part 3 (Table of Contents)

The Gospels / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark the Evangelist (original scripture); Chester Brown (adaptation)
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
drama; biography; history; religious
Characters:
Jesus Christ; Simon Peter [Saint Peter]; James, Son of Zebedee; John the Apostle; Andrew the Apostle; Philip the Apostle; Bartholomew the Apostle; Matthew the Apostle; Thomas the Apostle; James, Son of Alphaeus; Thaddeus [Jude the Apostle]; Simon the Zealot; Judas Iscariot

Indexer Notes

A comics adaptation of the Gospel According to Mark 3:13-4:12.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. "Mum, I Think She's Hurt Bad."
    Ed the Happy Clown
  2. 1. Lost in the Sewers Part One
    Ed the Happy Clown
  3. 2. The Fur Bag
  4. 3. Mark Part 3
    The Gospels
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • R. S. Martin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls