(December 1983)

First, 1983 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Gold
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Killed in the Ratings! (Table of Contents)

American Flagg / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Kreiger; Raul
Reprints:

Family Album (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Gold
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A company-wide promotional for First Comics.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover.

Hard Times Conclusion (Table of Contents)

American Flagg / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Kreiger; Charles Blitz; Raul; Martin Flotsky; Nadine Domeczek; John Scheiskopf; Harris Angrilli; Medea Blitz; Cyril Farid-Khan
Synopsis:
Flagg solves the mystery of the murder of Hilton Kreiger.
Reprints:

Fantasy & Comics Art from Bud Plant (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
An advertisement for Bud Plant, Inc, a bookseller.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
An advertisement for Glenwood Distributors, a comics wholesaler.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plex Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Gold
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters of comment from Cat Yronwode, Columbia MO; Jeff Gelb, Redondo Beach CA; Mike Wieteska, Schaumburg IL; Charles Lawrence, Greenville NC

The Origins of "Independent" Comics Part 1 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Meyerson
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A discussion of early independent comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Winning Line-Up! / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
An in-house promotional for Starslayer #11, E-Man #9, American Flagg #3, John Sable #7, Warp #9.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

The Making of the Mistress of War! (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
In-house promotional for Warp Special #2

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Killed in the Ratings!
    American Flagg
  2. 1. Family Album
    First Notes
  3. 2. Hard Times Conclusion
    American Flagg
  4. 3. Fantasy & Comics Art from Bud Plant
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Plex Mail
  7. 6. The Origins of "Independent" Comics Part 1
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Winning Line-Up!
  9. 8. The Making of the Mistress of War!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Tony R. Rose