(October 18, 1996)

Slave Labor, 1994 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
2.75 USD
Pages:
28
On-sale date:
1996-10-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Slave Labor Graphics
Brand:
SLG
Editing:
Sarah Dyer
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Sarah Dyer
Inks:
Sarah Dyer
Colors:
Sarah Dyer

Characters:
Action Girl
Keywords:
paper doll

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover. Front portion has paper doll of Action Girl, plus one outfit (headband, jacket, skirt, boots). Back portion has additional outfits - 5 tops, 3 skirts, 3 pairs of boots, 2 headbands, 1 purse.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sarah Dyer
Letters:
typeset

Tobey & Nicky in 'Girls in the Bathroom' (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Tobey
Pencils:
Chris Tobey
Inks:
Chris Tobey
Letters:
Chris Tobey

Characters:
Tobey; Nicky
Synopsis:
Tobey and Nicky are in the bathroom of a bar to avoid having to talk to a couple of guys. Tobey is wracked by doubt about the quality of her cartooning work. Nicky tells Tobey to quit over-thinking things. They go back out, the guys ask what they were talking about, and are relieved when Tobey and Nicky simultaneously say "clothes."

Gene, Gene the Dancing Machine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Amanda Lewis
Pencils:
Amanda Lewis
Inks:
Amanda Lewis
Letters:
Amanda Lewis

Characters:
Gene
Synopsis:
Gene can't sleep so he watches a PBS fund-raising special, then falls asleep and dreams of dancing, and wakes up and realizes he is hungry.

A Bird in the Hand (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Rebecca Dart
Pencils:
Rebecca Dart
Inks:
Rebecca Dart
Letters:
Rebecca Dart

Characters:
Beck
Synopsis:
Beck and an unnamed man are walking and see large crows eating songbirds. A songbird flees, flying toward Beck. She holds up her hand to catch it in order to save it from the pursuing crow, but it hits the palm of her hand so hard it dies. The man then points toward a petting zoo, and Beck starts rubbing the underside of the beaks of a platypus, and then she wakes up.

Zero Hour (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Patty Leidy
Pencils:
Patty Leidy
Inks:
Patty Leidy
Letters:
Patty Leidy

Characters:
PJ; Ant
Synopsis:
PJ and Ant have just gotten the Internet on their computer, but they only have 10 hours of free use. While PJ is doing housework Ant explores the Internet, spending over 14 hours checking out websites about Pez, Hello Kitty, the Olympics, and eventually sites with nude pictures and chat rooms. Finally after 14 hours PJ pulls the plug on the computer, just as Ant says she's trying to download a pot rose recipe from someone in Boise.

Fashion Fun with Ultra Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sarah Dyer
Pencils:
Sarah Dyer
Inks:
Sarah Dyer
Letters:
Sarah Dyer

Characters:
Ultra Girl
Synopsis:
A paper doll of Ultra Girl with several outfits for School Time, Saturday Afternoon, Socializing, and a costume for fighting crime as Ultra Girl.
Keywords:
paper doll

Hopster's Tracks Theatre Pree-Zents Melba & Spence in "Fashion Plates!" (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Stephanie Gladden
Pencils:
Stephanie Gladden
Inks:
Stephanie Gladden
Letters:
Stephanie Gladden

Characters:
Melba; Spence; Jake
Synopsis:
Melba and Spence are catching lizards so they can bring them to Melba's garden to eat the bugs there. When they return home Jake is waiting. Jake is upset, and says he left Spence with Melba so that Melba could "teach her girl stuff." Melba tries to convince him that they were going to use the lizards as earrings. Jakes picks up Spence and storms off, as the lizards are hanging from Melba's ears.

The Number 6 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Amanda Lewis
Pencils:
Amanda Lewis
Inks:
Amanda Lewis
Letters:
Amanda Lewis

Synopsis:
A large woman waits for a bus on a bus stop bench with a tiny old woman so she can go grocery shopping. They two women talk, and the large women imagines what the tiny woman's house looks like. The bus arrives and the tiny woman gets on.

Lumberjack Fun (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jen Sorensen
Pencils:
Jen Sorensen
Inks:
Jen Sorensen
Letters:
Jen Sorensen

Synopsis:
A man talks about activities at lumberjack camp in Logland, Michigan.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Your Hostesses / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Short biographies and information about other comics done by the contributors to this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Further Reading / text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sarah Dyer
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information about mini-comics and other comics that might appeal to readers of this comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Action Mail / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters from readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information about how to order back issues of this comic, a catalog of other Slave Labor comics, and Action Girl T-shirts.