(June 1990)

Vortex, 1986 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.00 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vortex Comics Incorporated [CA]
Brand:
Vortex Comics
Editing:
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)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Playboy centerfold
Keywords:
autobiography

Racism (Table of Contents)

Autobiography of Chester Brown / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Chester Brown; Chester Brown's father
Synopsis:
Chester Brown's early personal experiences with racism.
Keywords:
autobiography

Disgust (Table of Contents)

Autobiography of Chester Brown / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Chester Brown; Chester Brown [as a flying imp]
Synopsis:
Chester Brown buys a Playboy magazine and is disgusted with himself for many reasons, one of which is not being attracted to the black centerfold.
Reprints:
  • in Playboy, Le (Les 400 coups, 2001 series) #[nn]
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

The Playboy magazine in the issue is June 1975.

Matthew 5:11-7:27 (Table of Contents)

Adaptation of the Gospel of Matthew / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
religious
Characters:
Jesus
Synopsis:
The sermon on the mount.
Keywords:
Biblical

Indexer Notes

All told in closeups of Jesus' face.

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Letters and information about an interview in The Comics Journal.

Indexer Notes

Handlettered by Chester Brown. Second page on inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad on back cover of magazine. For "The Beguiling" comic shop in Toronto, Colin Upton's "Big Thing" comic, Ed the Happy Clown collection and Yummy Fur back issues. All hand-drawn by Chester Brown.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  2. 1. Racism
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  3. 2. Disgust
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  4. 3. Matthew 5:11-7:27
    Adaptation of the Gospel of Matthew
  5. 4. The Fur Bag
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Patrick Lemaire
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Gordon
  • Jim Walls