(May 1995)

Astro Comics, 1995 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
four or five times a year
On-sale date:
1995
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Astro Comics
Brand:
Astro Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Cat Yronwode
Color:
Color Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern US (height 25.9 cm, width 16.9 cm)
Paper Stock:
smooth white
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

First Issue titled Hilly Rose's Space Adventures.
With ads for Strange Attractors; Bizarre Heroes; Wolff & Byrd; Hilly Rose

2nd printing noted in indicia. No other known changes in second printing.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hilly Rose / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
B. C. Boyer
Inks:
B. C. Boyer
Colors:
B. C. Boyer
Letters:
B. C. Boyer

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Cat Yronwode
Letters:
typeset

[Title page] (Table of Contents)

Hilly Rose / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
B.C. Boyer
Pencils:
B.C. Boyer
Inks:
B.C. Boyer
Letters:
?

What has happened so far: (Table of Contents)

recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

A Blossom By Any Other Name (Table of Contents)

Hilly Rose / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
B. C. Boyer
Pencils:
B. C. Boyer
Inks:
B. C. Boyer
Colors:
?
Letters:
B. C. Boyer

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hilly Rose (Intro); Blossom (Intro); Steeltrap Rose (Intro); Mr Bach (Intro); Sidney the Evil Incarnate Guy (Intro); Bojo (Intro); Chemicals (Intro); Jean-Claude (Intro)
Synopsis:
When Mr. Bach comes to offer Hilly a newspaper job on Earth, her father Steeltrap pays Sidney to create news stories to keep her home on Splatt-4.
Reprints:

Scenes from the next issue (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
B.C. Boyer
Pencils:
B.C. Boyer
Inks:
B.C. Boyer
Letters:
B.C. Boyer

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mail / letters page / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
B.C. Boyer
Letters:
typeset

Rocket Times (Table of Contents)

Hilly Rose / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
B.C. Boyer
Inks:
B.C. Boyer
Colors:
B.C. Boyer
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hilly Rose
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Title page]
    Hilly Rose
  4. 3. What has happened so far:
  5. 4. A Blossom By Any Other Name
    Hilly Rose
  6. 5. Scenes from the next issue
    Hilly Rose
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mail
  8. 7. Rocket Times
    Hilly Rose
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • R S