(1996)

AC, 1996 Series
 
Price:
4.95 USD
Pages:
24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics
Brand:
AC Comics
Editing:
Bill Black
Format:
Modern U.S. Sized; Color Covers; Black and White Interior; Saddle Stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Femforce / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Black (signed)
Inks:
Bill Black (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alizarin Crimson; Synesthesia
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is printed in black and red like the first Paragon book from 1969 (Paragon Illustrated #1).

Synesthesia A Brief History of the Girl from LSD (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Recap of how the Synesthesia character was first developed and how she evolved into Synn. This section also contains historical information about the Paragon Publications era. Reprint information related to the stories and art in this issue is also included.

The Capricorn Chronicles: Book One (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Synesthesia (Silvia Sinn); Phantom Lady; Alizarin Crimson
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This may have been intended as a cover illustration representing the "Carnage on Campus" story. The illustration represents the characters and events that occurred in that story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Girl from LSD / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Synn
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprint of the first drawing of Synn ever published.

Synn Meets Alizarin Crimson! (Table of Contents)

Girl from LSD / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bill Black (signed)
Inks:
Bill Black (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Synesthesia; Alizarin Crimson; Scarlet Scorpion
Synopsis:
Synesthesia and the Scarlet Scorpion battle Alizarin Crimson in the Florida Everglades.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Synn is referred to as Synesthesia throughout the story except for the title. Since the issue introduction explains that Synesthesia was later shortened to Synn, it is possible that the story title was changed from the original story for this reprint.

Dweller in the Darkness! (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; occult
Characters:
Phantom Lady; Azagoth; Alizarin Crimson; Capricorn
Synopsis:
The awesome Azagoth shows Phantom Lady a vision of Capricorn sending Alizarin Crimson out into the world to spread pestilence and death. Phantom Lady goes after her to stop her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Note at the end of this story states that it was designed to be a promo to launch the Phantom Lady in her own book from AC, but that the re-launch never happened.

Carnage on Campus (Table of Contents)

Girl from LSD / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Black (signed)
Inks:
Bill Black (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Synesthesia (Silvia Sinn); Phantom Lady; Alizarin Crimson
Synopsis:
Alizarin Crimson uses the fountain at Florida State University to spread her 'Red Death' plague.
Reprints:

["Happy Holidays!"] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Black (signed)
Inks:
Bill Black (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Astron; Captain Paragon; Stormy Tempest; Tara; Synesthesia

Indexer Notes

Art to a Paragon Christmas card from 1978.

Synesthesia (Table of Contents)

Synesthesia / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Black (signed)
Inks:
Bill Black (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Synesthesia

Indexer Notes

Art to a Synesthesia poster issued in 1970.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Femforce
  2. 1. Synesthesia A Brief History of the Girl from LSD
  3. 2. The Capricorn Chronicles: Book One
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Girl from LSD
  5. 4. Synn Meets Alizarin Crimson!
    Girl from LSD
  6. 5. Dweller in the Darkness!
    Phantom Lady
  7. 6. Carnage on Campus
    Girl from LSD
  8. 7. ["Happy Holidays!"]
  9. 8. Synesthesia
    Synesthesia
This issue was most recently modified by:
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