(1980)

Raw Books, 1980 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
4.00 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
published between two and four times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Raw Books
Editing:
Art Spiegelman; Françoise Mouly
Color:
Color Covers; Black & White Interiors with some Color
Dimensions:
10.5" x 14.12" (26.67 cm x 35.86 cm)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched (#1-7); Squarebound (#8)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

"Editorial Associate: Rick Gallagher; Staff: Kevin Hein and Mark Newgarden; Raw vol. I no. 2 is published between two and four times a year by Raw Books, 27 Greene Street, New York, NY 10013. Copyright © 1980 by Raw Books unless otherwise noted."

"Subscriptions are not available, but our next issue, or additional supplies of our current issue, or RAW 1 (limited supply) may be ordered from the publisher for $4.00 each plus $1.00 postage and handling. "

"RAW is interested in receiving text/art submissions. They must be accompanied by a stamped self-addressed envelope. Payment in contributor's copies. Original art and copyright, of course, remain the contributor's property."

"Special tips-of-the-hat to: Marshall Arisman, Gary Hallgren, Jim Holberman, Ben Katchor, Laurence Mouly, Bruno Schmidt, Daniel Shapiro, Johannes Van Dam. "

"A number of RAW's contributors and staff members are students, faculty or alumni of the School of Visual Arts in NYC. We gratefully thank the school for partially subsidizing this issue and for their support in general."


The Graphix Magazine for Damned Intellectuals (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joost Swarte
Inks:
Joost Swarte
Colors:
Françoise Mouly
Letters:
Joost Swarte

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This cover illustration is titled "The Comix Factory"

["Insurance, Jack?"] (Table of Contents)

Jack Survives / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jerry Moriarty
Pencils:
Jerry Moriarty (painting)
Inks:
Jerry Moriarty (painting)
Colors:
Jerry Moriarty (painting)
Letters:
Jerry Moriarty (painting)

Characters:
Jack [John W. Jack]
Reprints:

RAW number two (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dom Blonde (painting)
Inks:
Dom Blonde (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

table of contents; production credits; indicia; brief artist blurbs; Half-page illustration by the listed artist

Baby Picture (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

The Clock Strikes (Table of Contents)

Anton Makasarr / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joost Swarte; Johannes Van Dern (Translation)
Pencils:
Joost Swarte
Inks:
Joost Swarte
Letters:
Gary Hallgren

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Anton Makasarr; Mr. Van Genderen; The Sexton
Synopsis:
Anton Makasarr has promised his wife to come back home no later than 11 p.m.
Reprints:

The Plot Thickens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Griffith
Pencils:
Bill Griffith
Inks:
Bill Griffith
Letters:
Bill Griffith

Characters:
Charlie Bendix; Shirley; Lester; Aunt Norleen
Reprints:

A Little White Lie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Emmanuel Poiré [as Caran d'Ache]
Pencils:
Emmanuel Poiré [as Caran d'Ache]
Inks:
Emmanuel Poiré [as Caran d'Ache]
Letters:
Emmanuel Poiré [as Caran d'Ache]

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Hunter; Hound
Synopsis:
A nearly wordless story of a hunter who instructs his hound to go into a rabbit burrow.
Reprints:

Night Beat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rick Geary
Pencils:
Rick Geary
Inks:
Rick Geary
Letters:
Rick Geary

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Originally appeared in a self-published mini-comic

Honk! Honk! It's the Bonk! History as Soap Opera; The News as Entertainment (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
David Levy; Art Spiegelman
Letters:
typeset

What's Wrong With This Picture? (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]
Pencils:
Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]
Inks:
Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]
Letters:
Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A wordless page packed with illogical details.
Reprints:

City of Terror (Table of Contents)

Amy & Jordan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Beyer
Pencils:
Mark Beyer
Inks:
Mark Beyer
Letters:
Mark Beyer

Characters:
Amy Tilsdale; Jordan Levine
Synopsis:
Amy and Jordan bring in a stray dog they found. The dog eats some of Jordan's bubblegum cards and leaves. The duo go out and try to track him down.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A series of "City of Terror" trading cards are included right between these pages.

[City of Terror trading cards] (Table of Contents)

Amy & Jordan / illustration / pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Beyer
Pencils:
Mark Beyer
Inks:
Mark Beyer
Colors:
Mark Beyer
Letters:
Mark Beyer

Characters:
Amy Tilsdale; Jordan Levine
Synopsis:
A series of eight trading cards sealed in a bag with a stick of bubble gum
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

These inserts are baseball card size- approximately 4" x 3" (10.16 cm x 7.62 cm)

Journal (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Christian Roux [as Cathy Millet]
Pencils:
Christian Roux [as Cathy Millet]
Inks:
Christian Roux [as Cathy Millet]
Letters:
Christian Roux [as Cathy Millet]

Pussyfooting (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Synopsis:
A wordless story in Kaz's unique style involving a thief, a stolen gift and a long chase scene.
Reprints:

Comic Strip (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Drew Friedman
Pencils:
Drew Friedman
Inks:
Drew Friedman
Letters:
Drew Friedman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Lou; Emily; Jim; Drew Friedman; Art Spiegelman; Francoise Mouly

Fishing With the Moon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]
Pencils:
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]
Inks:
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]
Letters:
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]

The Golden Calf (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lynne Tillman
Pencils:
Scott Gillis
Inks:
Scott Gillis
Letters:
Scott Gillis

The Atlantic Ocean Laundry (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Katchor
Pencils:
Ben Katchor
Inks:
Ben Katchor
Letters:
Ben Katchor

The Pep Boys (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Newgarden
Pencils:
Mark Newgarden
Inks:
Mark Newgarden
Letters:
Mark Newgarden

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Manny; Moe; Jack
Synopsis:
Manny Pep, the last of the Pep Boys, looks back on his life.
Reprints:

It's High Time for the Last Word in Fashion (Table of Contents)

Anton Makasarr / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joost Swarte; Johannes Van Dern (Translation)
Pencils:
Joost Swarte
Inks:
Joost Swarte
Letters:
Gary Hallgren

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Anton Makasarr
Synopsis:
Anton Makasarr talks about the virtues of trash.
Reprints:

Maus: A Survivor's Tale (Chapter One) (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Spiegelman
Inks:
Art Spiegelman
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

A brief intro to the series.

Maus, Chapter One: The Sheik (Table of Contents)

Maus, A Survivor's Tale / comic story / ? pages (report information)

Script:
Art Spiegelman
Pencils:
Art Spiegelman
Inks:
Art Spiegelman
Letters:
Art Spiegelman

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Small-size booklet attached to the page listed just above in the upper right corner.

School of Visual Arts (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

back cover