(December 1988)

Comico, 1988 Series
 
Price:
2.50 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
COMICO the Comic Company
Brand:
COMICO C
Editing:
Diana Schutz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
One Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Stevens
Inks:
Dave Stevens
Colors:
?
Letters:
Kathe Todd

Indexer Notes

cover relates to interior story "Traditions Everlasting"

Living for Christmas (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Douglas M. Wheeler
Pencils:
Ken Holewczynski
Inks:
Ken Holewczynski
Colors:
Joe Matt
Letters:
Ken Holewczynski
Editing:
Diana Schutz

Genre:
drama; science fiction
Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
A man who likes Christmas so much that he uses suspended animation to skip past non-Christmas months, discovers he has lost the true meaning of it until he reunites with his descendants.
Keywords:
Christmas

Too Many Santas (Table of Contents)

Santa Claus / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Douglas M. Wheeler
Pencils:
Bernie Mireault
Inks:
Bernie Mireault
Colors:
Bernie Mireault
Letters:
Bernie Mireault
Editing:
Diana Schutz

Genre:
humor; fantasy; satire-parody
Synopsis:
A boy, noting the multiple Santa Clauses running around town, learns the true answer to this.
Keywords:
Christmas

The Stiflemix Diaries (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Douglas M. Wheeler
Pencils:
Tim Sale
Inks:
Tim Sale
Colors:
Trishie Schutz
Letters:
L. Lois Buhalis
Editing:
Michael Eury

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
The adventures of the Noel Liberation Brigade fighting government regulations which outlaw any reference to Christmas except during the Christmas season.
Keywords:
Christmas

One Winter Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Douglas M. Wheeler
Pencils:
Bill Willingham
Inks:
Chris Warner
Colors:
Rick Taylor
Letters:
Bob Pinaha
Editing:
Diana Schutz

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The grind of snow shovelling in heavy snowfall regions.
Keywords:
Christmas

Traditions Everlasting (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Douglas M. Wheeler
Pencils:
Steve Rude
Inks:
Al Williamson
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Michael Eury

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Aliens surveying the ruins of post nuclear holocaust Earth debate the significance of Christmas objects they have found.
Keywords:
Christmas

Don't Get Left Out in the Cold (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Mireault (signed "BEM")
Inks:
Bernie Mireault (signed "BEM")
Letters:
Bernie Mireault

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Shows a family discovering a frozen Santa Claus in their front yard.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Living for Christmas
  3. 2. Too Many Santas
    Santa Claus
  4. 3. The Stiflemix Diaries
  5. 4. One Winter Day
  6. 5. Traditions Everlasting
  7. 6. Don't Get Left Out in the Cold
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Katie
  • Mickey Coalwell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Doug M. Wheeler