(July 1985)

Fantagraphics, 1982 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.95 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
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

1st printing: May 1985; 2nd printing: ?


[none] (Table of Contents)

Palomar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Colors:
Mr. Hambone (Color Separations)

Characters:
Tonantzín; Diana; Theo
Reprints:

[none] (Table of Contents)

Letters / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary Groth
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters of comment from M.T. Lunsford, McDonough GA; Ian Smyth, Westmidlands England; Amy Fairweather; John MacLeod, Guelph ON; Monica Sharp, Holtiville CA; Albert Godot, Porter TX; Patrick Perry, Boulder CO; Paolo Cantatore, New York, NY; E. Hope Shaw, Brighton, MA; Lisa Pace; Andrew Tashan

Indexer Notes

Inside front and inside back covers

Slug Fest (Table of Contents)

Heartbreak Soup / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Tonantzín Villaseñor; Diana Villaseñor; El Clavo; Diana; Theo; Chelo; Tipín Tipín; Carmen; Chelo
Synopsis:
Tonantzín gathers babosas
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Rocky's Birthday Surprise (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Fumble / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rocky Rhodes; Fumble; Rhoda; Needra; Cheetah Torpeda; Mr. Bakers; Rongo Ragney
Synopsis:
Fumble is kidnapped by a robot hater.
Reprints:

The Reticent Heart (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Heraclio; Carmen; Jesús; Israel; Vicente; Satch; Luba; Ofelia; Maricela; Tonantzín; Diana; Theo; Guadalupe; Chelo; Manuel
Synopsis:
Heraclio recalls a sexual encounter he had with Luba when he was fifteen years old
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)


Synopsis:
Ads for Comics Journal #100, Graphitti Design's Love & Rockets t-shirt and for Mechanics (Fantagraphics, 1985 series) #1
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [none]
    Palomar
  2. 1. [none]
    Letters
  3. 2. Slug Fest
    Heartbreak Soup
  4. 3. Rocky's Birthday Surprise
    Rocky and Fumble
  5. 4. The Reticent Heart
    Palomar
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
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