(1999)

Avalon Communications, 1999 Series
 
Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Avalon Communications
Brand:
ACG Comics
Editing:
Roger Broughton ?
Format:
Standard Modern Age US Size; Colour Covers; Black and White Interiors; Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

Cover title is "Tales of Blue & Grey"


Tales of Blue & Grey (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
General U. S. Grant; General Robert E. Lee
Keywords:
Civil War
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More Than Just Gothic! (Table of Contents)

James O'Barr's Tasty Bits / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
James O'Barr
Inks:
James O'Barr
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Promo for James O'Barr's Tasty Bits comic.

Brothers at War!! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D5567

Genre:
war
Characters:
General U. S. Grant (cameo); General Robert E. Lee (cameo)
Synopsis:
Two brothers go to war, one in the Confederate Army and the other in the Union Navy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Battle of Vicksburg; Civil War; The Merrimack; The Monitor

The Second Battle of Bull Run (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S2748

Genre:
war
Characters:
General Robert E. Lee (cameo)
Reprints:
Keywords:
1862; Civil War; Second Battle of Bull Run

A Tale of Two Tims! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for Dragon Chiang comic.

Johnny Reb Had a Machine Gun (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on the Confederate Army experiments with machine guns in the Civil War.
Reprints:

The Battle of the Crater (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glanzman
Inks:
Sam Glanzman
Letters:
?
Job Number:
4662 [S-4662]

Genre:
war
Characters:
General Ambrose E. Burnside; General George G. Meade; Lt. Colonel Henry Pleasants; Sgt. Harry Reese
Synopsis:
The Union Army digs a tunnel to blow up a huge crater, creating a gap in Confederate defensive lines in Petersburg, Virginia. But inept Union commanders let the Confederates win "The Battle of the Crater."
Reprints:
Keywords:
1864; Battle of the Crater; Civil War; Siege of Petersburg

More Than Just Gothic! (Table of Contents)

James O'Barr's Tasty Bits / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
James O'Barr
Inks:
James O'Barr
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Same promo as inside front cover.

Even Stone Walls Crumble! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-7364

Genre:
war
Characters:
Gen. Stonewall Jackson
Synopsis:
General Stonewall Jackson leads the Confederate Army in a series of winning battles in the Shenandoah Valley, but on the eve of the Battle of Chancellorville, he is accidently shot by one of his own sentries.
Reprints:
Keywords:
1863; Battle of Chancellorville; Civil War; Shenandoah Valley

Indexer Notes

Story inaccurately shows Jackson dying immediately after being shot. He did not die until eight days later.

The Last Ride of The General (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-3861

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Summary of "The Great Locomotive Chase" in Georgia in 1862.
Reprints:
Keywords:
1862; Civil War; Great Locomotive Chase

Who? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Herbie
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Promo for Herbie comics, reprinted from the original series.

The Jack Kirby Collector #20 (Table of Contents)

TwoMorrows / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Silver Surfer (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for The Jack Kirby Collector #20 and Comic Book Artist #1. Also has mail-in coupon for ordering The Jack Kirby Collector #13-19.

You've Just Discovered.... (Table of Contents)

Comic Book Marketplace / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Comic Book Marketplace magazine.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tales of Blue & Grey
  2. 1. More Than Just Gothic!
    James O'Barr's Tasty Bits
  3. 2. Brothers at War!!
  4. 3. The Second Battle of Bull Run
  5. 4. A Tale of Two Tims!
    Dragon Chiang
  6. 5. Johnny Reb Had a Machine Gun
  7. 6. The Battle of the Crater
  8. 7. More Than Just Gothic!
    James O'Barr's Tasty Bits
  9. 8. Even Stone Walls Crumble!
  10. 9. The Last Ride of The General
  11. 10. Who?
    Herbie
  12. 11. The Jack Kirby Collector #20
    TwoMorrows
  13. 12. You've Just Discovered....
    Comic Book Marketplace
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