(December 1990)

First, 1990 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.95 USD; 2.45 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1990-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
First Publishing, Inc.
Brand:
First Publishing
Editing:
Mike Gold
Format:
Standard Modern Color

Issue Notes

Final Issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jon Sable / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Akins
Inks:
Tony Akins
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jon Sable

[Mike Grell's Sable] (Table of Contents)

recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Mike Grell
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Jon Sable

Triptych (Table of Contents)

Jon Sable / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Grell
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Mike Grell
Colors:
Janice Cohen
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jon Sable; Sonny Pratt; Mrs. Feldman; Eden Kendal; Myke Blackmon; Grey Adler; Josh Winters; Gene Shalit
Synopsis:
Jon wraps up a detail from his last case, finishes his next book and has to give an interview on live TV as B.B. Flemm.
Reprints:

First Person Singular (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Garcia
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
About a recent attempt to eliminate the NEA and why the writer thinks it's important to keep it.

Indexer Notes

Between pages 6 and 7 of Triptych.

First in August (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First Publishing books coming out in August 1990: Nexus #75; Zero Tolerance #3; Grimjack #77; Badger #66; Dreadstar #61; Classics Illustrated #13; Lone Wolf and Cub #37; Mike Grell's Sable #10; Nexus Legends #20; Grimjack Casefiles #2.

Between pages 6 and 7 of Triptych.

[The Dawn of a New Age...] (Table of Contents)

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

Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Meta 4.

Between pages 8 and 9 of Triptych.

[Nexus vs Nexus] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Steve Rude
Inks:
Steve Rude
Colors:
Steve Rude
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Horatio [Nexus]; Stan Korivitsky [Nexus]

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Nexus #75.

Between pages 20 and 21 of Triptych.

[People... people who hate Papal...] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Angel Medina
Inks:
Tim Tyler
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Vanth Dreadstar; Papal

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Dreadstar #61.

Between pages 22 and 23 of Triptych.

[Lone Wolf and Cub] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Ploog
Inks:
Mike Ploog
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Lone Wolf and Cub series and the new cover artist Mike Ploog.

[Classics Illustrated] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Rick Geary; Jay Geldhof
Inks:
Rick Geary; Jay Geldhof
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Classics Illustrated #13 and 14.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jon Sable
  2. 1. [Mike Grell's Sable]
  3. 2. Triptych
    Jon Sable
  4. 3. First Person Singular
  5. 4. First in August
  6. 5. [The Dawn of a New Age...]
  7. 6. [Nexus vs Nexus]
  8. 7. [People... people who hate Papal...]
  9. 8. [Lone Wolf and Cub]
  10. 9. [Classics Illustrated]
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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