(January 1985)

Fantagraphics, 1982 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.50 USD; 3.25 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
black and white with color covers
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11" (21.59 cm x 27.94 cm)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going Series

Issue Notes

Original publication date needs to be confirmed. 1st printing: ? 1984; 2nd printing: December 1991 (2.95 USD; 3.75 CAD).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
Janet Toombs (separations)

Characters:
Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Rand Race; Luba; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Chelo; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Errata Stigmata; Rocky; Fumble; Heraclio; Carmen; H.R. Costigan; Rena Titañon; Archie; Ray; Tipin' Tipin'; Penny Century; H. R. Costigan; Duke Morales; Archie; Speedy Ortiz; Yax Haxley
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

[“I dunno, Mag. I've been thinking about this for some time now.”] (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]
Synopsis:
Maggie and Hopey discuss getting a new writer and artist.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Notes (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gary Groth
Letters:
typeset

[Las Mujeres Perdidas part five] (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama; adventure
Characters:
Penny Century; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Rand Race; Joe; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Rena Titañon; Dot Winks; Vicki Glori; Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Joey Glass; Luthor; Kato; Carlos; Licha; Speedy Ortiz; 'Litos; Monica Miranda Zandinski; Duke Morales; Tony Belle; Daffy [Daphne Matsumoto]
Synopsis:
Hoppers adjusts to life without Maggie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story is not given the title "Las Mujeres Perdidas" until the final page of next issue's story.

[none] (Table of Contents)

Letters / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary Groth
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters of comment from Beth Adams, Boston MA; Jack Neigenfind Dauphin PA; Karl Heitmueller Jr, Lancaster PA; Chris Brasted, Southampton UK; Kate Coffee, Indianola OK; Monica Sharp, Holtville CA; John MacLeod, Ontario CN

Los Bros. Hernandez Sketchbook (Table of Contents)

illustration / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
typeset

Ecce Homo (Table of Contents)

Heartbreak Soup / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Heraclio; Carmen; Tonantzin; Luba; Vicente; Israel; Maricela; Guadalupe; Pipo; Sergio; Manuel; Tipín Tipín; Borro; Chelo; Satch; Gato; Archie Ruiz; Ofelia; Martín; Diana
Synopsis:
Palomar has a village picnic.
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
In the second edition this page is a promo for Love & Rockets merchandise

Ready? Set? Go! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tonantzín Villaseñor; Luba; Gilbert Hernandez [as El Gilberto]; Errata Stigmata
Synopsis:
Gilbert's characters complain about their condition.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [“I dunno, Mag. I've been thinking about this for some time now.”]
    Locas
  3. 2. Notes
  4. 3. [Las Mujeres Perdidas part five]
    Mechanics
  5. 4. [none]
    Letters
  6. 5. Los Bros. Hernandez Sketchbook
  7. 6. Ecce Homo
    Heartbreak Soup
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Ready? Set? Go!
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