(September 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)
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

The Playboy Stories: Part Two (Table of Contents)

Autobiography of Chester Brown / comic story / 14 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 another issue of Playboy, hides it in a field and it is found and destroyed.
Reprints:
  • in Playboy, Le (Les 400 coups, 2001 series) #[nn]
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Issue of Playboy in issue is from November 1975. Story starts on inside front cover.

Matthew 7:28-8:17 (Table of Contents)

Adaptation of the gospel of Matthew / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
religious
Characters:
Jesus
Synopsis:
Jesus heals the sick.
Keywords:
Biblical

Indexer Notes

Last page is only 2/3rds long. Letters page starts at bottom.

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2.33 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Includes a letter from Frank Plowright telling Chester Brown that he won the 1990 UK Comic Art Award for Best Graphic Novel Collection for Ed the Happy Clown.

Indexer Notes

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

Stuff You Should Buy! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Handdrawn ad for Dirty Plotte (Julie Doucet), Excrement (Crad Kilodney), Fear Comics (Maurice Vellekoop) and Dishman (John MacLeod).

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  2. 1. The Playboy Stories: Part Two
    Autobiography of Chester Brown
  3. 2. Matthew 7:28-8:17
    Adaptation of the gospel of Matthew
  4. 3. The Fur Bag
  5. 4. Stuff You Should Buy!
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