(July 1989)

Vortex, 1985 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.00 USD; 2.35 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Patricia Jeres
Color:
colour cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard modern age U.S.
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[none] (Table of Contents)

Post Bros. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Matt Howarth
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Colors:
Matt Howarth?

Genre:
adventure; humour
Characters:
Ron Post

Those Annoying Post Bros. (Table of Contents)

Post Bros. / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)


Genre:
humour; adventure

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

92 (degrees) (Table of Contents)

Post Bros. / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Howarth
Pencils:
Matt Howarth
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Letters:
Matt Howarth

Genre:
humour; adventure
Characters:
Ron Post; Mary Allen (dies); a Caroline clone; Russ Post; Monsieur Boche
Synopsis:
Waiting outside of a factory in Tinder City, Ron tries to kidnap Mary Allen, but due to the efforts of a large security robot, ends up shooting her instead.
Returning to Bugtown, the Crew is annoyed to find Ron bringing back only a large piece of Mary.
Later, Boche delivers a large bomb disguised as a broken air conditioner to a repair shop (one of 24 so far), and continues on to deliver more.
Later still, as Russ and Boche fish for large monsterous eels, Ron returns with another Mary. Boche introduces her to his twin cattle prods, Alain and Luc, while Mary escapes by falling to her death.

Enterprising Boys (Table of Contents)

Post Bros. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Howarth
Pencils:
Phil Foglio
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Letters:
Phil Foglio?

Genre:
humour; adventure
Characters:
Ron Post (as youngster); Russ Post (as youngster)
Synopsis:
In a rural reality, young Ron and Russ set up a Lemonade stand. As one approaching local pays the boys 50 cents, Ron shoots him in the face. The other complains and Ron shoots him in the face also. Glad that they brought the lemonade, three nuns approach.

Real Music (Table of Contents)

Sonic Curiosity / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Matt Howarth
Pencils:
Matt Howarth
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Letters:
Matt Howarth

Characters:
Ron Post; Savage Henry
Synopsis:
Reviews/promos of releases by Soft Machine (Live at the Proms 1970), a;GRUMH (We Are a;GRUMH and You Are Not and Bloody Side), Asmus Tietchens (Aus Freude Am Elend) and D. Andrew Rath (Extended Meditations)
Reprints:
  • Reprints of four Sonic Curiosity strips from Reflex (?)
Keywords:
Music Review

Even More Comics by Matt Howarth (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Mister X #1 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Shane Oakley
Inks:
Ken Holewczynski
Letters:
?; some typeset

Characters:
Mister X
Synopsis:
Ad for ongoing Mister X series.

Subscribe! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ron Post; Russ Post
Synopsis:
ad for subscription to Those Annoying Post Bros.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Return of Mister X (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
ad for The Return of Mister X tpb.

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [none]
    Post Bros.
  2. 1. Those Annoying Post Bros.
    Post Bros.
  3. 2. 92 (degrees)
    Post Bros.
  4. 3. Enterprising Boys
    Post Bros.
  5. 4. Real Music
    Sonic Curiosity
  6. 5. Even More Comics by Matt Howarth
    Post Bros.
  7. 6. Mister X #1
    Mister X
  8. 7. Subscribe!
    Post Bros.
  9. 8. The Return of Mister X
    Mister X
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Doty
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Doty