(March 1989)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
 
Price:
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
FB
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
Black & White
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

A collection of "odds n' ends" from various sources that never appeared in the original Love & Rockets magazine. 1st printing: January 1989


["Trix o trax, owedo boday! Miff mon?"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed); Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed); Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Colors:
Clay McBride

Indexer Notes

The front cover is the upper left image, which was drawn by Gilbert Hernandez. The back cover on bottom left is by Jaime. Both illustrations were used for T-shirts made by Graphitti T-Shirt Designs.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Maggie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, indicia and publishing credits.

Mecanicos (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hopey; Maggie; Daffy; Duke Morales; Rand Race; Penny Century
Synopsis:
Maggie's first day as Rand's assistant doesn't turn out as planned.
Reprints:

Welcome to Palomar (Table of Contents)

Palomar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Reprints:

[Chelo's Burden] (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Chelo; Vicente; Jesus Angel; Aurora; Israel; Sakahaftewa [Satch]; Pipo; Emil; Irma; Hans; Manuel; Soledad
Synopsis:
The narrator gives a rundown on various residents of Palomar.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

The story is untitled. This is the title given to it in the Complete Love & Rockets #2. The first line of dialogue is "As well as giving baths for a living in those days, Chelo was also a midwife." Not to be confused with the much longer story with the same title from Love & Rockets v1 #50.

24T (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Penny Century; H.R. Costigan
Synopsis:
Penny starts an argument in a restaurant.
Reprints:

Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch... (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hopey; Izzy; Daffy
Synopsis:
The girls have a conversation about Maggie.
Reprints:

The Goat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Becky Snyder
Synopsis:
The narrator recounts what happened in a bar when she saw a person she hadn't seen since junior high.
Reprints:

Sugar 'N' Spikes (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Vicente; Pipo; Jesus; Toco; Israel
Synopsis:
Vicente recounts what happened when he got into a kicking contest with Pipo.
Reprints:

The Adventures of Maggie the Mechanic (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Maggie; Rand Race; Duke
Synopsis:
Maggie and Rand try to rescue Duke from inside a fallen robot.
Reprints:

The Many Faces of "Big" Danny Chesterfield (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
"Big" Danny Chesterfield
Synopsis:
Danny goes to a peep show and interrupts the proceedings.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Hey Hopey (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Hopey; Joey
Synopsis:
Siblings Hopey and Joey talk about their mother and Maggie.
Reprints:

A Little Story... (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Martin; Sakahaftewa [Satch]; Chelo; Vicente; Israel; Jesus
Synopsis:
Trouble happens after the kids go to the local watering hole.
Reprints:

Those Wild and Mixed Up Locas (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama; humor
Characters:
Maggie; Hopey; Rand Race; Penny Century; H.R. Costigan
Synopsis:
Rand takes Maggie out to a restaurant in an effort to patch up their loose ends. Unfortunately, Maggie's insecurities get in the way.
Reprints:

Space Case (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Theo; Maricela; Guadalupe; Ofelia; Luba
Synopsis:
Guadalupe tries to find out if the sky goes on forever.
Reprints:

A Date With Hopey (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Henry; Hopey; Maggie
Synopsis:
Henry recounts his relationship with Maggie and Hopey, and his attempts to start a romance with the latter.
Reprints:

["Hi, girls. How are you feeling?"] (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Maggie; Hopey
Synopsis:
The narrator asks the girls their feelings on being inside a color comic book for the first time.
Reprints:

Coloring Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Maggie

Indexer Notes

A previously unpublished page from 1983.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Maggie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

List of other Hernandez brothers books with mail ordering information. Also on the page is a silhouette drawing of Maggie

["The bull of the woods, if you will."] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed)
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed); Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed); Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto] (signed)

Characters:
Maggie

Indexer Notes

The main image by Jaime Hernandez is from a T-shirt made by Graphitti T-Shirt Designs. The small drawing on the lower right of the cover is by Gilbert.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Trix o trax, owedo boday! Miff mon?"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Mecanicos
    Mechanics
  4. 3. Welcome to Palomar
    Palomar
  5. 4. [Chelo's Burden]
    Palomar
  6. 5. 24T
    Locas
  7. 6. Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch...
    Locas
  8. 7. The Goat
  9. 8. Sugar 'N' Spikes
    Palomar
  10. 9. The Adventures of Maggie the Mechanic
    Mechanics
  11. 10. The Many Faces of "Big" Danny Chesterfield
  12. 11. Hey Hopey
    Locas
  13. 12. A Little Story...
    Palomar
  14. 13. Those Wild and Mixed Up Locas
    Locas
  15. 14. Space Case
    Palomar
  16. 15. A Date With Hopey
  17. 16. ["Hi, girls. How are you feeling?"]
    Locas
  18. 17. Coloring Page
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. ["The bull of the woods, if you will."]
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