(February 2009)

Fantagraphics, 2009 Series
 
Price:
19.99 USD
Pages:
148
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Brand:
FB
ISBN:
978-1-56097-961-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Craig Yoe; Jacob Covey (design); Paul Baresh (digital restoration)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
7.75" x 10" (19.7 cm x 25.4 cm)
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover
Binding:
Squarebound

Boody. The Bizarre Comics of Boody Rogers (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Eric Reynolds

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Babe Boone; Two-Ton Gooseflesh; Jasper Fudd; Peg-Leg the Parson; Clark Sable; Sue; Sparky Watts; Queen KKKKK

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

[Title Pages, Publication Information and Dedication] (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Yoe
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Duck, Blackie--There's a crazy man loose"] (Table of Contents)

Rattlesnake Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gordon Rogers
Pencils:
Gordon Rogers
Inks:
Gordon Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gordon Rogers

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Rattlesnake Pete; Blackie

Boody Call. -or- Comics That Will Capture your Heart and Three Other Organs (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Yoe
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

The Amazon of The Ozarks (Table of Contents)

Babe / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Babe Boone; Mammy Boone; Pappy Boone; Jim Teapot; Lippy Hootnholler
Synopsis:
Teapot, a scout for the Brookdale Blue Sox baseball team, comes to Possum Holler Junction to scout the area's greatest ballplayer, Babe Boone.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Babe (Prize, 1948 series) #1

["Goodness gracious sakes alive! What is it, Sparky!"] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Doc Static
Synopsis:
After doing entomological research in the yard, Sparky's cosmic rays wear off and he is forced to briefly live among the subjects of his studies.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Sparky Watts (Columbia, 1942 series) #7.

["Oooo! What an awful nightmare!"] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Doc Static; Oscar
Synopsis:
Slap Happy receives a monkey in the mail as the cosmic rays charging Sparky wear off, causing him to shrink and become entangled in the monkey's hair.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Sparky Watts (Columbia, 1942 series) #8.

The Kingdom of the Talking Bugs! (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Doc Static; Oscar; Herman; Verman; Queen Kkkkk
Synopsis:
Sparky finds himself brought before the Queen of a group of talking insects.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Sparky Watts (Columbia, 1942 series) #8.

Stripped for Action! (Table of Contents)

Jasper Fudd / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jasper Fudd; Big Ben; Betty Brown; Shorty; Pig-Eye
Synopsis:
Jasper enters the cross country race at the school track meet in order to win a date for the prom with Betty Brown.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Dudley (Prize, 1949 series) #3.

The Prince of Prance! (Table of Contents)

Dudley / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dudley; Spurs Lee; Jimmy Jamm; Ben; Gay; Stringbean
Synopsis:
Jimmy Jamm shows up at Dudley's party and holds a contest for the best dancer.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Dudley (Prize, 1949 series) #3.

Hideout! (Table of Contents)

Babe / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (plot idea)
Pencils:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Inks:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fanny Hawgfat [Clark Sable]; Babe Boone; Mammy Boone; Pappy Boone; Scarface
Synopsis:
In order to escape the attention of his fans, actor Clark Sable poses as Babe's cousin Fanny.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Babe, Darling of the Hills (Prize, 1949 series) #8.

["Here's something that should interest Hattie --"] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Hattie
Synopsis:
As they head to the carnival with Sparky, Slap Happy and Hattie make a wager on who will get married first.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Big Shot (Columbia, 1942 series) #85.

["Sparkie, Slap Happy, and Hattie are visiting a carnival -- "] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Hattie; Bonny Pinfeathers
Synopsis:
At the carnival, Hattie proposes to his high school sweetheart, Bonny Pinfeathers.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Big Shot (Columbia, 1942 series) #86.

["Today is the gala day -- "] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Sparky Watts; Slap Happy; Hattie; Bonny Pinfeathers; Doc Static; Sue
Synopsis:
Slap Happy serves as the best man at Hattie and Bonny's wedding.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Big Shot (Columbia, 1942 series) #87.

Mrs. Gooseflesh (Table of Contents)

Babe / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (plot idea)
Pencils:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Inks:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Babe Boone; Two-Ton Gooseflesh; Sam S. Shyste; Jim Teapot; Mammy Boone; Pappy Boone; Ernie Stanzoni
Synopsis:
Jim Teapot recruits Babe to wrestle Two-Ton Gooseflesh.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Babe (Prize, 1948 series) #4.

Indexer Notes

Ernie Stanzoni is the real name of Eric Stanton

The Secret of the Lightning Juice Tea (Table of Contents)

Babe / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Babe Boone; Jim Teapot; Mammy Boone; Pappy Boone; Max Van Glamor; Mervin; Lippy Hootnholler
Synopsis:
Mammy reveals the secret of lightning juice tea to Mr. Teapot.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Babe (Prize, 1948 series) #1.

The Mysterious Case of Mystery Mountain! (Table of Contents)

Babe / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (plot idea)
Pencils:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Inks:
Boody Rogers; Eric Stanton (art assist)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Babe Boone; Mammy Boone; Pappy Boone
Synopsis:
Babe finds that the beautiful girls that have been disappearing are being rounded up by centaurs.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Babe, Darling of the Hills (Prize, 1949 series) #8.

About the Editor: (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Yoe ?
Pencils:
Kelly Freas
Inks:
Kelly Freas
Colors:
Kelly Freas
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Craig Yoe (Ho-Ho) Presents The... Boody Rogers Cartoonist Confessional (Table of Contents)

Cartoonist Confessional / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Letters:
Boody Rogers ?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Comics Buyers Guide #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

["Boody Rogers's work was and is a visual stormfront that keeps you turning pages."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Williams (quotation); ?
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promotional text about this book with an accompanying illustration. This sequence appears on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Boody. The Bizarre Comics of Boody Rogers
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Title Pages, Publication Information and Dedication]
  4. 3. ["Duck, Blackie--There's a crazy man loose"]
    Rattlesnake Pete
  5. 4. Boody Call. -or- Comics That Will Capture your Heart and Three Other Organs
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Amazon of The Ozarks
    Babe
  8. 7. ["Goodness gracious sakes alive! What is it, Sparky!"]
    Sparky Watts
  9. 8. ["Oooo! What an awful nightmare!"]
    Sparky Watts
  10. 9. The Kingdom of the Talking Bugs!
    Sparky Watts
  11. 10. Stripped for Action!
    Jasper Fudd
  12. 11. The Prince of Prance!
    Dudley
  13. 12. Hideout!
    Babe
  14. 13. ["Here's something that should interest Hattie --"]
    Sparky Watts
  15. 14. ["Sparkie, Slap Happy, and Hattie are visiting a carnival -- "]
    Sparky Watts
  16. 15. ["Today is the gala day -- "]
    Sparky Watts
  17. 16. Mrs. Gooseflesh
    Babe
  18. 17. The Secret of the Lightning Juice Tea
    Babe
  19. 18. The Mysterious Case of Mystery Mountain!
    Babe
  20. 19. About the Editor:
  21. 20. Craig Yoe (Ho-Ho) Presents The... Boody Rogers Cartoonist Confessional
    Cartoonist Confessional
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
  23. 22. ["Boody Rogers's work was and is a visual stormfront that keeps you turning pages."]
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  • Lou Mazzella
  • Patrick Lemaire
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