(June 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
19.95 USD; 27.95 CAD
Pages:
164
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
0 930193-25-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978093019325651995
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
Black & White
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First edition: June 1986 (9.95 USD; 13.50 CAD); Second edition: May 1989 (12.95 USD); Third edition May 1996 (19.95 USD); Fourth edition: November 2001 (19.95 USD; 27.95 CAD). Between those four editions there have been three different covers. The fourth edition was used to create this index.


Chelo's Burden (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Luba; Chelo; Toco
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Chelo
Synopsis:
Title and publisher page; Publishing and reprint credits; Table of Contents plus one blank page

Preface (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gary Groth
Pencils:
Mario Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction plus one blank page

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; Satch [Sakahaftewa]; Pipo; Emil; Irma; Hans; Manuel; Soledad
Synopsis:
The narrator gives a rundown on various residents of Palomar.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

The title is only given in the table of contents. Not to be confused with the twenty-four page story with the same name from Love & Rockets #50.

Heartbreak Soup (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Illustration of a deserted street scene in Palomar
Reprints:

Sopa de Gran Pena, part one (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Tipin' Tipin'; Zomba; Gato; Carmen; Augustin; Lucia; Pipo Jimenez; Chelo; Gordo; Toco; Heraclio; Vicente; Satch [Sakahaftewa]; Jesus Angel; Israel Diaz; Manuel; Arturo; Soledad Marquez; Guero; Pintor; Luba; Ofelia; Maricela; Sheriff Borro
Reprints:

Sopa de Gran Pena, part two (Table of Contents)

Palomar / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Luba; Chelo; Gato; Heraclio; Vicente; Jesus; Israel Diaz; Satch; Toco; Sheriff Borro; Tipin' Tipin'; Carmen; Augustine; Lucia; Pipo Jimenez; Manuel (dies); Soledad Marquez; Ofelia; Maricela; Juan Cobos; Tonantzin Carolongas; Pintor
Reprints:

Love and Rockets (Table of Contents)

Love and Rockets / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Penny Century; "Atoma"; Suicidal Woman (dream sequence only)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Gilbert and Jaime each used "Love & Rockets" as a story title exactly once. Gilbert's turn was with the graphic novel-length "Love & Rockets X."

Maggie vs. Maniakk (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez; Mario Hernandez (Maniakk's dialogue)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Maniakus Rex (Maniakk); Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Giggles Galore; Venetia Vendetta; Penny Century; Ultimax; unnamed Satellite City mayor
Reprints:

More Music for Monsters III (Table of Contents)

Bang & Inez / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Monster; Inez; Bang Bang
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Titled "More Music for Monsters" on the first page and "Music for Monsters III" in the table of contents.

Hey Hopey (Table of Contents)

Locas / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Joey Glass
Synopsis:
Siblings Hopey and Joey talk about their mother and Maggie.
Reprints:

["So ya wanna?"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

100 Rooms (Table of Contents)

Locas Tambien / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Vicki Glori; Speedy [Eulalio Ortiz]; Penny Century; H. R. Costigan [Herv R. Costigan]; Webster; Ethel; Baron Casey Giffs; Vicente (Beto's character); Chelo (Beto's character); Rand Race; Demoña; Comrade 7
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previously unpublished material has been added to this story, making it five pages longer than the original version.

Twitch City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Emico; Frida Kahlo; Senor Ito
Reprints:

Toyo's Request (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bernie Carbo; Rena Titañon; Duke Morales; Toyo; Zono Hibonales; Bull Marie
Reprints:

["Hey! Here comes Maggie! Man, I'd sure like her to give me head scissors."] (Table of Contents)

Locas Tambien / comic story / 1.9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Penny Century; Daffy [Daphne Matsumoto]; Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Joey Glass; Tony
Reprints:

La Chota vs. Roy Cowboy (Table of Contents)

La Chota / comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
La Chota; Roy Cowboy
Reprints:

[“Well, Brian. You were right. The place still looks like a slum. Keen house, though”] (Table of Contents)

Somewhere in California / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Mario Hernandez
Pencils:
Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez (pgs. 7 & 13 only)

Characters:
Brian Vinton; Joleen; Tony; Omor; Nefar; Sedrik; Kled; Afa Riengold; Dalvor Amorte; Aunt Verlika; Jan; Jelik; Fred
Reprints:

Out O' Space (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Fumble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Rocky; Fumble; Mad Patrick
Reprints:

Locker Room Interviews By and By (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dr. Smith; Mother of Two Children
Reprints:

Cover Gallery (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

A blown-up panel taken from page two of Love & Rockets #3.

[Love & Rockets #3] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
?

Characters:
Atoma
Reprints:

[Love & Rockets #3 back cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez

Reprints:

[Love & Rockets #4] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez; Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Penny Century; Bang; Inez; Luba; Rocky; Fumble
Reprints:

[Love & Rockets #4 back cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez

Reprints:

[Complete Love & Rockets #2- Chelo's Burden (first printing)] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
?

Characters:
Luba
Reprints:
  • from The Complete Love & Rockets #2 - Chelo's Burden (June 1986) (1st printing)

[Complete Love & Rockets #2 (second & third printings)] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
?

Characters:
Chelo
Reprints:
  • from The Complete Love & Rockets #2 - Chelo's Burden (May 1989) (2nd printing)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Marc Arsenault (back cover only)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez; Typeset

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]

Indexer Notes

An ad promo for other Complete Love & Rockets volumes and a blank page. Lastly, the back cover promo has a Jaime Hernandez illustration along with quotes from Robert Crumb and Angela Carter.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Chelo's Burden
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Preface
  4. 3. Chelo's Burden
    Palomar
  5. 4. Heartbreak Soup
  6. 5. Sopa de Gran Pena, part one
    Palomar
  7. 6. Sopa de Gran Pena, part two
    Palomar
  8. 7. Love and Rockets
    Love and Rockets
  9. 8. Maggie vs. Maniakk
    Locas
  10. 9. More Music for Monsters III
    Bang & Inez
  11. 10. Hey Hopey
    Locas
  12. 11. ["So ya wanna?"]
  13. 12. 100 Rooms
    Locas Tambien
  14. 13. Twitch City
  15. 14. Toyo's Request
    Mechanics
  16. 15. ["Hey! Here comes Maggie! Man, I'd sure like her to give me head scissors."]
    Locas Tambien
  17. 16. La Chota vs. Roy Cowboy
    La Chota
  18. 17. [“Well, Brian. You were right. The place still looks like a slum. Keen house, though”]
    Somewhere in California
  19. 18. Out O' Space
    Rocky and Fumble
  20. 19. Locker Room Interviews By and By
  21. 20. Cover Gallery
  22. 21. [Love & Rockets #3]
  23. 22. [Love & Rockets #3 back cover]
  24. 23. [Love & Rockets #4]
  25. 24. [Love & Rockets #4 back cover]
  26. 25. [Complete Love & Rockets #2- Chelo's Burden (first printing)]
  27. 26. [Complete Love & Rockets #2 (second & third printings)]
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
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