(Spring 1990)

Drawn & Quarterly, 1990 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.95 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Color:
Colour cover; mostly Black and White interior
Dimensions:
8.25" x 10.75" (21 cm x 27.3 cm)
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

["Can't Work! Too Many Distractions!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Pencils:
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Inks:
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Colors:
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Letters:
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)

[Woman with snake] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Marisa Gelfusa (credited)
Inks:
Marisa Gelfusa (credited)

Synopsis:
Scratchy drawing of a woman being bound by a snake.

Drawn & Quarterly Contents (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Pencils:
Chris Oliveros (signed)
Inks:
Chris Oliveros (signed)
Letters:
Abrey Myers (typesetting); Chris Oliveros

Characters:
Chris Oliveros
Synopsis:
Short introduction by Chris explaining why he is publishing the kind of magazine he is. Also includes table of contents with creator's names and indicia. Indicia states "Drawn and Quarterly".

A Dear John Letter from Your Dog on Moving Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Philip Fine (credied)
Pencils:
John Oliveros (credited)
Inks:
John Oliveros (credited)
Letters:
John Oliveros (credited)

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
A letter from a dog who is leaving his owner on the day he moves out of an apartment and into a house.
Reprints:

["I don't feel so good..."] (Table of Contents)

Girly Girl and Her Pal Chuckie-Boy! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Pencils:
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Inks:
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Letters:
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Girly Girl; Chuckie-Boy
Synopsis:
Chuckie-Boy has a stomach ache and Girly Girl gives him stuff that should make him throw up but instead makes him better.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artwork is noted as copyright in 1984. Originally published in colour.

My Life in a Nutshell (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Matt Wagner; Trish
Synopsis:
A year by year account of Joe's life up to 1988.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated October 24, 1988. Feature name from table of contents, might also be considered Peepshow.

Apr. 10th, 1989 (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited); Trish

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Trish
Synopsis:
Trish visits Joe in his strip and draws herself.
Reprints:

Mar. 31st, 1988 (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt
Synopsis:
Insecurity comes to visit Joe Matt, but he defeats it with white-out.
Reprints:

July 31st, 1988 (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Trish; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis:
Joe and Trish have a fight.
Reprints:

Aug. 16th, 1988 (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis:
Joe and Bernie discuss money.
Reprints:

Apr. 17th, 1989 (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Matt Wagner; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis:
Joe Matt hangs out with Matt Wagner and they discuss their girlfriends.
Reprints:

May 8th, 1989. Greg (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Trish; Greg Hyland ?; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis:
Joe is introduced to Greg but can't decide whether to call him up to talk to him or not.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Greg is described as "an animator who self published his own comic book", may be Greg Hyland.

July 18th, 1989 Happy Anniversary, Poopie! (Table of Contents)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks:
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters:
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Trish
Synopsis:
How Joe and Trish met.
Reprints:

Christmas 1,000,000 B.C. (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
J. D. King (credited); Alice Sebold (credited, pages 1 and 2 only)
Pencils:
J. D. King (credited)
Inks:
J. D. King (credited)
Letters:
J. D. King (credited)

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Santa in 1,000,000 B.C, and a caveman trying to get his girlfriend a present.
Reprints:

[Face of a woman] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruth Martinez (credited)
Inks:
Ruth Martinez (credited)

Thermal Dynamics (The Failure to Rise and Fall of...) (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Oliveros (credited); Kim ? (idea, see notes)
Pencils:
John Oliveros (credited)
Inks:
John Oliveros (credited)
Letters:
John Oliveros (credited)

Synopsis:
The story of another planet where the Thermal Dynamics live.

Indexer Notes

End of story states "Thanks, Kim, for the idea!"

["For my first trick I will attempt to saw a volunteer in half..."] (Table of Contents)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Pencils:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Inks:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Letters:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from Games Magazine #?

["Remember, Johnny! Watch out for his left jab..."] (Table of Contents)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Pencils:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Inks:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Letters:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from Games Magazine #?

["Excuse me, Lady... what year is this?"] (Table of Contents)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Pencils:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Inks:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Letters:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from Games Magazine #?

["Hello, Steve! Right on time!"] (Table of Contents)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Pencils:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Inks:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]
Letters:
Robert Leighton [as R.Leighton]

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from Games Magazine #?

["Every Saturday night, our proud warriors..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mailly (signed)
Pencils:
Mailly (signed)
Inks:
Mailly (signed)
Letters:
Mailly (signed)

Synopsis:
Two men standing in a bar with a caption underneath.

Indexer Notes

Title from contents page for this sequence and the next is "Three guys hard up on their luck".

["Peter Trash, 365 suits..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mailly (signed)
Pencils:
Mailly (signed)
Inks:
Mailly (signed)
Letters:
Mailly (signed)

Synopsis:
A man standing in front of a cityscape.

Out of Control Fantasy Comics (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Pencils:
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Inks:
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Letters:
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
A woman goes through an entire fantasy relationship with a cute guy she sees.

U.S. Violent Americans (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Pencils:
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Inks:
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Letters:
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A family pulls guns on each other to "convince" each other to do things like turn off the T.V.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Strip is dated 1985 so may have appeared somewhere else first.

Life After Three Card Monte (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Pencils:
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Inks:
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Letters:
Chris Oliveros (credited)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Chris Oliveros
Synopsis:
Chris goes to New York City and gets swindled out of money for a present by playing three card monte.

[two people hugging] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Oliveros (signed)
Inks:
John Oliveros (signed)

Synopsis:
Small reproduction of a print of a closeup of two people hugging or lying down together.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[Man with 4 babies] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)
Inks:
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)
Colors:
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)

Indexer Notes

On back cover of magazine.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Can't Work! Too Many Distractions!"]
  2. 1. [Woman with snake]
  3. 2. Drawn & Quarterly Contents
  4. 3. A Dear John Letter from Your Dog on Moving Day
  5. 4. ["I don't feel so good..."]
    Girly Girl and Her Pal Chuckie-Boy!
  6. 5. My Life in a Nutshell
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  7. 6. Apr. 10th, 1989
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  8. 7. Mar. 31st, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  9. 8. July 31st, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  10. 9. Aug. 16th, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  11. 10. Apr. 17th, 1989
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  12. 11. May 8th, 1989. Greg
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  13. 12. July 18th, 1989 Happy Anniversary, Poopie!
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  14. 13. Christmas 1,000,000 B.C.
  15. 14. [Face of a woman]
  16. 15. Thermal Dynamics (The Failure to Rise and Fall of...)
  17. 16. ["For my first trick I will attempt to saw a volunteer in half..."]
    7-Second Stories
  18. 17. ["Remember, Johnny! Watch out for his left jab..."]
    7-Second Stories
  19. 18. ["Excuse me, Lady... what year is this?"]
    7-Second Stories
  20. 19. ["Hello, Steve! Right on time!"]
    7-Second Stories
  21. 20. ["Every Saturday night, our proud warriors..."]
  22. 21. ["Peter Trash, 365 suits..."]
  23. 22. Out of Control Fantasy Comics
  24. 23. U.S. Violent Americans
  25. 24. Life After Three Card Monte
  26. 25. [two people hugging]
  27. 26. [Man with 4 babies]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Christopher Day
  • Peter Croome