(May 1992)

Vortex, 1992 Series
 
Price:
14.95 CAD
Pages:
228
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ISBN:
0921451083 Search at WorldCat
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Editing:
William P. Marks (publisher)
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Squarebound

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Colors:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
satire-parody

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
satire-parody
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Solomos
Letters:
Typeset

Introductory Pieces (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Chapter title page for "Introductory Pieces" section.

Ed The Happy Clown (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Ed tries to do good things, but only bad things happen.
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Adventures In Science (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
A professor and his assistants study the masturbation techniques of giant squids.
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Ed and the Beanstalk (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Satire of Jack and the Beanstalk [English fairy tale].
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Adventures In Science (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Scientists find the face of Jesus on masking tape.
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Indexer Notes

Final two panels appear at top of first page of next story.

Crime and Punishment with Ed The Happy Clown (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Chet Doodley loses his hand and Ed the Happy Clown goes to jail.
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Indexer Notes

Final two panels of previous story appear at top of first page of this story.

Adventures In Science (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
A scientist demonstrates the difference between an earthworm and a piano.
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The Man Who Couldn't Stop (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
A man sitting on a toilet just can't stop.
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Ed The Happy Clown in Confinement (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Ed The Happy Clown
Synopsis:
Ed gets his makeup wiped off and his head shaved.
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Chapter One: Adventures In Science (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
The man who couldn't stop is put in jail and accidentally helps everyone break out.
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Indexer Notes

Reprint page count includes title page.

Chapter Two (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Chet remembers stories about St. Justin and follows Ed to the bookstore.
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Indexer Notes

Page count includes title page.

Chapter Three (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Cirel takes Ed out to the woods. Chet leaves Josie out in the woods. Pygmies take both Ed and Josie down to the sewers.
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Chapter Four (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
The pygmy hunters go out hunting. Josie meets Annie, Chet's dead sister. Josie gets killed again.
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Chapter Five (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Dimension X is found and President Reagan's head gets stuck in it.
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Chapter Six (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Ed and Josie are lost beneath the sewers. Josie gets shot. The Professor and Ronald Reagan meet. Ed goes on the Adventures In Science TV Show.
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Chapter Seven (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Ed and the Professor appear on Good Morning Canada. The Adventures In Science people find out everyone from the Professor's dimension are homosexual and they kill him.
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Indexer Notes

Page count includes title page.

Chapter Eight (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

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Chapter Nine (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Josie hunts down Chet at the hospital so she can have sex with him and then kill him. She does this so he will go to Hell. Ed talks to his penis.
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Chapter Ten (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the story that appeared in Yummy Fur #17 (1986 Series).

Chapter Eleven (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Synopsis:
Bick and Ed get their penis's switched. Mrs. Backman brings Ed home from the hospital thinking it is her husband. Gerry tells the RCMP that he's seen Ed. The RCMP come and take away Bick.
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Chapter Twelve (Table of Contents)

Ed The Happy Clown / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the story that originally appeared in Yummy Fur #17 (1986 Series), with new conclusion.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ed The Happy Clown
  2. 1. [Title Page]
    Ed The Happy Clown
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Introductory Pieces
    Ed The Happy Clown
  5. 4. Ed The Happy Clown
    Ed The Happy Clown
  6. 5. Adventures In Science
    Ed The Happy Clown
  7. 6. Ed and the Beanstalk
    Ed The Happy Clown
  8. 7. Adventures In Science
    Ed The Happy Clown
  9. 8. Crime and Punishment with Ed The Happy Clown
    Ed The Happy Clown
  10. 9. Adventures In Science
    Ed The Happy Clown
  11. 10. The Man Who Couldn't Stop
    Ed The Happy Clown
  12. 11. Ed The Happy Clown in Confinement
    Ed The Happy Clown
  13. 12. Chapter One: Adventures In Science
    Ed The Happy Clown
  14. 13. Chapter Two
    Ed The Happy Clown
  15. 14. Chapter Three
    Ed The Happy Clown
  16. 15. Chapter Four
    Ed The Happy Clown
  17. 16. Chapter Five
    Ed The Happy Clown
  18. 17. Chapter Six
    Ed The Happy Clown
  19. 18. Chapter Seven
    Ed The Happy Clown
  20. 19. Chapter Eight
    Ed The Happy Clown
  21. 20. Chapter Nine
    Ed The Happy Clown
  22. 21. Chapter Ten
    Ed The Happy Clown
  23. 22. Chapter Eleven
    Ed The Happy Clown
  24. 23. Chapter Twelve
    Ed The Happy Clown
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