(June 1999)

Fantagraphics, 1997 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
07447090125906
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard US Modern Age size
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

Brad Angell listed as Art Director.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Penny Century / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Chris Brownrigg

Characters:
Penny Century; Ray Dominguez

[“Don't ask me how but I'm sitting with these twenty-something know-it-alls"] (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Ray Dominguez
Synopsis:
Ray remembers a heated teenage debate on the merits of rap music.
Reprints:

Election Day (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Louise; Inspector; Myrt; Ralph Kelly; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Dorky Limo Driver
Synopsis:
Hopey is working as a volunteer clerk in a polling station. Maggie shows up and they hash out why Hopey is mad at her - Maggie did not show up at Costigan's funeral. Nor did anyone else, leaving Hopey on her own. After Maggie leaves we hear some of Costigan's history from the other election workers.
Reprints:

The Littlest Mermaid Princess Doe (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Norma; Negra
Synopsis:
In the wake of Costigan's death, Norma takes Negra away on holiday and they grow closer. But Negra stands to inherit Costigan's fortune, and behind the scenes forces are building up against Norma.
Reprints:

Election Day, part 2 (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Drama
Characters:
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Guy Goforth; Myrt; Inspector; Norma; Mrs. Patty; Gaylord Patty; Rosie; Crane; “Bird” Bowers; Kaspar Johanssen
Synopsis:
Maggie meets Hopey and Guy at the polling station and they all go for some food, after which Hopey and Maggie argue. After the polls are over Hopey hears on TV that Norma has been arrested and charged with kidnapping Negra. Next day Hopey hears Maggie is planning to divorce, and they both make up.
Reprints:

I Am From Earth (Table of Contents)

Penny Century / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero; Fantasy
Characters:
Penny Century; Space Girl; Cheetah Torpeda
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Penny Century

[“Hurry up, kids! We haven't much time!”] (Table of Contents)

To Be Announced / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Chris Brownrigg
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Genre:
Fantasy; Children
Characters:
Blandina
Synopsis:
A mother takes her children to an outdoor shelter as an H-Bomb explodes across the street.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Penny Century
  2. 1. [“Don't ask me how but I'm sitting with these twenty-something know-it-alls"]
    Locas
  3. 2. Election Day
    Locas
  4. 3. The Littlest Mermaid Princess Doe
    Locas
  5. 4. Election Day, part 2
    Locas
  6. 5. I Am From Earth
    Penny Century
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [“Hurry up, kids! We haven't much time!”]
    To Be Announced
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gordon Keys
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gordon Keys