(January 1990)

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:
Chester Brown; Bill Marks (publisher) [as William P. Marks]
Color:
colour covers; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Autobiography of Chester Brown / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Chester Brown
Keywords:
autobiography

Helder (Table of Contents)

Autobiography of Chester Brown / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Chester Brown; Helder; Donna
Synopsis:
Chester moves into an apartment building, meets Helder and regrets not helping a fellow resident, Donna
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Chester Brown's first autobiographical story in Yummy Fur. Issue 20's story "Showing Helder" is about how this story was drawn and edited.

Matthew 4:18-4:22 (Table of Contents)

Adaptation of Gospel of Matthew / comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
religious
Characters:
Jesus; James; John; Andrew; Peter
Synopsis:
Jesus calls the fishermen to be fishers of men.
Keywords:
Biblical

Indexer Notes

Letters page starts on the bottom of the last page.

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.33 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Handlettered by Chester Brown. Also small picture of the crucifixion from a Spanish postcard drawn by Chester Brown. Starts at the bottom of the last page of the comic.

Who Said Hell and Damnation Couldn't Be Fun! (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
Ad for Stig's Inferno trade paperback.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  2. 1. Helder
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  3. 2. Matthew 4:18-4:22
    Adaptation of Gospel of Matthew
  4. 3. The Fur Bag
  5. 4. Who Said Hell and Damnation Couldn't Be Fun!
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