(October 1986)

Dragon Lady Press, 1985 Series
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Price:
3.50 CAD; 2.95 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
six times yearly
On-sale date:
1986
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dragon Lady Press
Brand:
Dragon Lady Press
Editing:
John Biernat (publisher)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size (8.5" x 11")
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

"Production design and coordination by Hal Lane, Emil Novak, Kean Crowe and Mike Hyla."

Keywords:
aircraft carrier; navy; submarine; World War II

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Buz Sawyer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Roy Crane
Inks:
Roy Crane
Colors:
Murphy Anderson Visual Concepts
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Buz Sawyer; Rosco Sweeney; Chili Harrison
Synopsis:
Montage of art from Buz Sawyer newspaper strips
Keywords:
fighter plane; navy; submarine; World War II

["Follow the excitement in order and from the beginning!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Table of contents; promo for upcoming publications; dedication; credits; advertising rates; indicia

Buz Sawyer (Table of Contents)

Buz Sawyer / comic story / 53 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Crane
Pencils:
Roy Crane
Inks:
Roy Crane
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Buz Sawyer; Christy Jameson (intro); Rosco Sweeney; Tot Winter; Chili Harrison; Mr. Flint; Japanese submarine captain
Synopsis:
As Buz and Rosco are at Buz's home on leave, Buz falls for Christy Jameson but gets inveigled into an engagement with Tot Winter. Buz and Rosco retrain for duty on a "jeep" carrier, get shot down, and are captured by Japanese submariners. After their escape, Buz learns that he is next on an eerily accurate list, compiled by the squadron commander, of anticipated pilot deaths. The atomic bomb, and the Japanese surrender, save his life.
Reprints:
  • from newspaper strips from Dec 27, 1944 to Aug 28, 1945.
Keywords:
aircraft carrier; navy; submarine; TBM Avenger; World War II

Indexer Notes

The order of the recently published reprints is: Buz Sawyer, books 1 & 2, then Classic Adventure Strips #7, then Buz Sawyer Quarterly #1 and forward.

["Over 100 titles of comic strip reprint books in stock"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["The Action Continues Here!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["The Adventure Continues on: Roy Crane's Buz Sawyer #2"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Two Can Play at This Game (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Leapin' Lizards!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Little Orphan Annie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Brenda Starr Reporter"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Brenda Starr / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Little Nemo in Slumberland"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Little Nemo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Laffin' Gas"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Silver Snail Comics"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["We Are the First in Town With..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Back Issues"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Dragon Lady Comic Shop"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Johnny Hazard"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Buz Sawyer
  2. 1. ["Follow the excitement in order and from the beginning!"]
    Buz Sawyer
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Buz Sawyer
    Buz Sawyer
  5. 4. ["Over 100 titles of comic strip reprint books in stock"]
  6. 5. ["The Action Continues Here!"]
    Buz Sawyer
  7. 6. ["The Adventure Continues on: Roy Crane's Buz Sawyer #2"]
    Buz Sawyer
  8. 7. Two Can Play at This Game
  9. 8. ["Leapin' Lizards!"]
    Little Orphan Annie
  10. 9. ["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Brenda Starr Reporter"]
    Brenda Starr
  11. 10. ["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Little Nemo in Slumberland"]
    Little Nemo
  12. 11. ["Blackthorne Publishing, Inc. Presents Laffin' Gas"]
  13. 12. ["Silver Snail Comics"]
  14. 13. ["We Are the First in Town With..."]
  15. 14. ["Back Issues"]
  16. 15. ["Dragon Lady Comic Shop"]
  17. 16. ["Johnny Hazard"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Kirk House
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger Reus
  • Terry Vraspir