(December 1991)

Dark Horse, 1986 Series
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Price:
3.50 USD; 4.50 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Dark Horse Comics [chess piece]
Editing:
Randy Stradley
Color:
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched; squarebound (#20, 32, 56, 57 and 67)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue was a take-off on the cover to Marvel's DAREDEVIL #1. It was also a square-bound 52 page "Post-Annual." Logo by Jim Spivey, Carolyn Megyesi and Jack Pollock.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Next Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne (signed); Frank Miller; Eddie Campbell; Eric Vincent; Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
John Byrne (signed); Frank Miller; Eddie Campbell; Eric Vincent; Dale Eaglesham
Colors:
Rachell Menashe; Sean Tierney
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Next Men; Marv (Sin City)

Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #1 (April 1964)

DHP #57 Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover with contents listing with small illustrations, company credits and indicia information.

Nativity (Table of Contents)

The Next Men / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Letters:
John Byrne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nathan; Bethany; Jack; Jazz [Jasmine Desoto]; Danny Hilltop; Tony Murcheson; Dr. Bremmer; Senator Aldus Hilltop
Synopsis:
Tony Murcheson rescues the Next Men.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Story continued in John Byrne's Next Men (Dark Horse, 1992 series) #1.

The Creep (Part 4) (Table of Contents)

The Creep; Homicide / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John Arcudi
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Dale Eaglesham
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Oxel Karnhus

Indexer Notes

From the Homicide feature in past issues, now featuring The Creep.

Grampa Speaks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rick Geary
Pencils:
Rick Geary
Inks:
Rick Geary
Letters:
Rick Geary

Genre:
drama

Pass in Thunder: Episode One (Table of Contents)

Alien Fire / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Anthony Smith
Pencils:
Eric Vincent
Inks:
Eric Vincent
Letters:
Eric Vincent

Genre:
science fiction

DHP Winner's Circle (Table of Contents)

DHP Winner's Circle / letters page / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Randy Stradley
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Juan C. Diniz, Paul G. Davis, Robert Hemphill, Dan Kassiday and Gordon P. Bush - and responses from Randy Stradley.

Around the World in Eighty Frames (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Eddie Campbell

Genre:
drama

Sin Cty Episode Eight (Table of Contents)

Sin City / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Miller
Pencils:
Frank Miller
Inks:
Frank Miller
Letters:
Frank Miller

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Marv
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Flogging a Dead Horse [First Amendment Rights] [December 1991] (Table of Contents)

Flogging a Dead Horse / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mike Richardson
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Mike Richardson talks about Dark Horse's stand regarding First Amendment rights. Checklist for Dark Horse comics shipping December 1991.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Next Men
  2. 1. DHP #57 Contents
  3. 2. Nativity
    The Next Men
  4. 3. The Creep (Part 4)
    The Creep; Homicide
  5. 4. Grampa Speaks
  6. 5. Pass in Thunder: Episode One
    Alien Fire
  7. 6. DHP Winner's Circle
    DHP Winner's Circle
  8. 7. Around the World in Eighty Frames
  9. 8. Sin Cty Episode Eight
    Sin City
  10. 9. Flogging a Dead Horse [First Amendment Rights] [December 1991]
    Flogging a Dead Horse
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