(1976)

Harvey Pekar, 1976 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Big Bi-Centennial Issue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Greg Budgett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Sid; Freddy
Synopsis:
Sid drones on.
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

The tiny Robert Crumb cartoon shown in the upper left corner of this cover is reprinted in The Complete Crumb Comics volume 12.

101 Ways To Pick Up Girls (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Greg Budgett
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Guy; Betty
Synopsis:
One way to pick up a girl.

A Fantasy (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Robert Crumb; Aline Kominsky; Terry Zwigoff
Synopsis:
Robert Crumb turns up out of the blue with some friends.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

How I Spent My Summer Vacation: 1972 (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Marv; Lenny; Eddie Berg; Tina; Sue Ann; Larry
Synopsis:
Marv cops off with his friend's girlfriend as they visit, and she invites him to California.
Keywords:
autobiography

The Rank (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Lad Jeric (layouts); Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Big John
Synopsis:
A conversation at the store

Remembering Be-Ins (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Brian Bram
Inks:
Brian Bram
Letters:
Brian Bram

Characters:
Harold; Mr Shapiro; Murray; Preacher; Ray; Arnie
Synopsis:
A look back from 2010 to how the 1960s be-ins weren't all they may have later seemed.

A Tune Is Introduced In Cleveland (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Characters:
Piano player
Synopsis:
A once a lifetime introduction to the bar band's next song.

Love Story (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Greg Budgett
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Elaine Rawlings; Herbie; Herbie's Dad; Miss McDaniel; Cosmo Bonaventura; Herbie's mother; Pimp
Synopsis:
Herbie discovers what's happened to a childhood friend.

A Mexican Tale (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Just why is that guy called Mexico?

["You fuckers can leave if you wanna..."] (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
An incident at the bus depot.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Big Bi-Centennial Issue
  2. 1. 101 Ways To Pick Up Girls
    American Splendor
  3. 2. A Fantasy
    American Splendor
  4. 3. How I Spent My Summer Vacation: 1972
    American Splendor
  5. 4. The Rank
    American Splendor
  6. 5. Remembering Be-Ins
    American Splendor
  7. 6. A Tune Is Introduced In Cleveland
    American Splendor
  8. 7. Love Story
    American Splendor
  9. 8. A Mexican Tale
    American Splendor
  10. 9. ["You fuckers can leave if you wanna..."]
    American Splendor
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