(January 1984)

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

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

And These Are the Good Guys! (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; Crystal Marakova
Reprints:

49 Million Miles and 10,000 Years! (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

Southern Comfort! (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:
Charles Blitz; Reuben Flagg; Ernesto Hernandez; Nadine Domeczek; Raul; Medea Blitz; Mandy Kreiger; Ester De La Cristo; Cyril Farid-Khan; William Windsor Jones; Crystal Marakova; Clifford X; Wilfredo Santos; Seth; Jules; Desmond
Synopsis:
Flagg escorts a basketball team to South America and foils an Irish Republican Army highjacking.
Reprints:

[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)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
An in-house promotional for Jon Sable, Freelance.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Gold
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters of comment from Bill Mantlo, New York NY; Thomas F. Smith, Haworth NJ; Willie Holmes, Chicago IL; Michael Eury, Concord NC; Pierre Comtois, Lowell MA; Brian Smith, Marshalltown IA; Stephen Scott Beau Smith, Barboursville, WV.

The Origins of "Independent" Comics Part 2 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Meyerson
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A discussion of Star*Reach and its influence on other independent comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
An in-house promotional for E-Man #10, American Flagg #4, Starslayer #12, Warp Special #2, Jon Sable #8, and Mars #1.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

The First Posters (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
An in-house promotional for posters featuring American Flagg and E-Man.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. And These Are the Good Guys!
    American Flagg
  2. 1. 49 Million Miles and 10,000 Years!
    First Notes
  3. 2. Southern Comfort!
    American Flagg
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Plex Mail
  7. 6. The Origins of "Independent" Comics Part 2
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Winning Line-Up!
  9. 8. The First Posters
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