(1991)

AC, 1991 Series
 
Price:
9.95 USD; 14.00 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Paragon Publications
Brand:
Paragon Graphic Anthology
ISBN:
1-56225-001-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978156225001050995
Editing:
Bill Black; Hames Ware (assistant editor); Peter Tibble (assistant editor)
Color:
black and white and color
Dimensions:
6 2/3" x 10 1/3" (16.9 x 26.3 cm)
Paper Stock:
black and white on slick paper and color pages on newsprint
Binding:
squarebound

Issue Notes

Production crew: Mark Heike, Rebekah Black, Bill Marimon, Cliff Weikal, Christie Churms, Jordi Ensign and Bill Black. The book is dedicated to T.T. Scott (Fiction House president and publisher).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mars, God of War / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Doolin (illo)
Inks:
Joe Doolin (illo)
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Colossus (illo); Gale Allen (illo)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Thrilling Planet Tales (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page with list of credits.

The World's First Science Fiction Comic Book... (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
? (illos)
Inks:
? (illos)
Colors:
? (graytones, illos)
Letters:
typeset

Dwarflings of Oceania (Table of Contents)

Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (original managing editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hunt Bowman (main character); Lyssa; a Venusian; Voltamen
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

title from cover of Planet Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #53

[Colossus of the Blood-Moon] (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Douglass McKee]
Pencils:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Paul Payne (original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colossus; Gale Allen; two brothers
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title from the cover of the original issue.

Project Survival (Table of Contents)

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Douglas]
Pencils:
Enrico Bagnoli
Inks:
Enrico Bagnoli
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (original managing editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Futura; Mentor; Synthos (flashback); Thi; Venusians
Reprints:

Goz Is Coming! (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Dick Charles]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (original managing editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Auro; Claudia; the D-Battalion; Dorna; Goz
Reprints:

["In the control tower of space outpost seven..."] (Table of Contents)

Space Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Paul Payne (original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Braxo; Captain Gordon; Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan]; Torga and the ape men; Vara
Reprints:

To New Worlds (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Gale Allen (cameo); Auro (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Planet Comics with cover from #20 depicted.

["Was justice but a mockery on the planet..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Len Dodson]
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (original managing editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Blacky; Rasca (legalist); Sato; Star Pirate [also as legalist Tal Varr]; Valda
Reprints:

["A world went mad at his maniacal whim..."] (Table of Contents)

Mars, God of War / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Paul Payne (original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. Kort; Mars; Mysta; her brother Nors
Reprints:

["Alone in the mist-shrouded moon lab, Bron heard..."] (Table of Contents)

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (original managing editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bron; Doctor Jon Svord; Elna; Kharn; Mysta; Orok
Reprints:

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
? (graytones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colossus; Gale Allen
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Outside back cover. Pinup with introductory text.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mars, God of War
  2. 1. [untitled]
  3. 2. Thrilling Planet Tales
  4. 3. The World's First Science Fiction Comic Book...
  5. 4. Dwarflings of Oceania
    Lost World
  6. 5. [Colossus of the Blood-Moon]
    Gale Allen
  7. 6. Project Survival
    Futura
  8. 7. Goz Is Coming!
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  9. 8. ["In the control tower of space outpost seven..."]
    Space Rangers
  10. 9. To New Worlds
  11. 10. ["Was justice but a mockery on the planet..."]
    Star Pirate
  12. 11. ["A world went mad at his maniacal whim..."]
    Mars, God of War
  13. 12. ["Alone in the mist-shrouded moon lab, Bron heard..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
  14. 13. [untitled]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  15. 14. [untitled]
    Gale Allen
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