(August 1989)

Vortex, 1986 Series
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Price:
2.00 USD; 2.35 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vortex Comics Incorporated [CA]
Brand:
Vortex Comics
Editing:
Bill Marks (publisher) [as William P. Marks]
Format:
Standard US Comic Size; Colour Cover; Black and White Interior; Saddlebound; Published Erratically

Nominated for 4 Harvey Awards (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Bunny
Synopsis:
Yummy Fur is nominated for 4 Harvey awards and loses all 4 of them.
Keywords:
autobiography

Subscribe! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Matt Howarth (signed)
Inks:
Matt Howarth (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for subscriptions to Those Annoying Post Bros.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Ed (Table of Contents)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Josie; Josie's Mother; Zombie; Pygmy; Rodney
Synopsis:
Josie and a Zombie share a meal. Josie flys home and her mother tries to get her to sleep with Rodney. Her blind opens and when the sun hits her she catches fire. They try to take her to the hospital but she catches fire again and falls into the sewer.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Ed The Happy Clown: The Definitive Ed Book (Vortex, 1992 series) #nn [Adapted into two sequences]
Keywords:
Alternative

Indexer Notes

Last page is 2/3 of a page long.

Matthew 3:1-4:17 (Table of Contents)

Adaptation of the Gospel of Matthew / comic story / 8.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown (adaptation)
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
religious
Characters:
John the Baptist; Jesus; Satan
Synopsis:
Jesus is baptized by John and then tempted by Satan in the desert.
Keywords:
Biblical

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Indexer Notes

Two small illustrations for Eightball and Dirty Plotte. Unknown whether they are re-drawn by Chester Brown or straight copies of the originals.

By Popular Demand! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for The Return of Mister X.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Nominated for 4 Harvey Awards
  2. 1. Subscribe!
  3. 2. Ed
    Ed the Happy Clown
  4. 3. Matthew 3:1-4:17
    Adaptation of the Gospel of Matthew
  5. 4. The Fur Bag
  6. 5. By Popular Demand!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls