(June 1990)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
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Price:
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
Published Thrice Yearly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Covers, Mostly Black & White Interiors with some Color- (#1-21); Full Color (#22 & 23)
Dimensions:
standard US comic size (#1-21); irregular sized (#22 & 23)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover is split equally between three features. Letters page has comments from Jim Woodring. 1st printing: ? 1990; 2nd printing: August 1991


The Return of Young Dan Pussey (Table of Contents)

The Stroll / Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / Dan Pussey / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Dan Pussey; Sammy Loving; Toupée Guy

Pastor Robert Tilton (Table of Contents)

The Eightball Profile / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Robert Tilton

Indexer Notes

Text and illustration feature about a sleazy TV evangelist

Part Three (Table of Contents)

Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Clay Loudermilk; Tina Muskegon; Kitty Muskegon
Synopsis:
Clay stays with the part-fish Tina and her mother
Reprints:

The Stroll (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Toupée Guy; Lisa
Synopsis:
A person walks home and relfects on the people and incidents they observe
Reprints:

The Young Manhood Of Dan Pussey (Table of Contents)

Dan Pussey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Dan Pussey; Doctor Infinity; Ms. Phalier; Gummo Bubbleman; Larry Anger
Synopsis:
Dan Pussey tries to broaden his work
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Alternately titled 'Portrait of the Artist as a Young Pussey'. Gummo Bubbleman is a caricature of Art Spiegelman, and Larry Anger is a caricature of Fantagraphics publisher Gary Groth.

Postal Intercourse (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.4 page (report information)

Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Synopsis:
Letters section and a "plug corner" promoting the album "Split" by Victor Banana

Prank Phone Call Contest Final Results (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Synopsis:
Announcing the winner of the contest; small promo for other Clowes books.

What Can Robots Do? (Table of Contents)

Duplex Planet / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Various
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Reprints:
Keywords:
Question

Indexer Notes

Adapts answers given by people in an old folks home and originally published in Duplex Planet. This is the back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Return of Young Dan Pussey
    The Stroll / Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / Dan Pussey
  2. 1. Pastor Robert Tilton
    The Eightball Profile
  3. 2. Part Three
    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron
  4. 3. The Stroll
  5. 4. The Young Manhood Of Dan Pussey
    Dan Pussey
  6. 5. Postal Intercourse
  7. 6. Prank Phone Call Contest Final Results
  8. 7. What Can Robots Do?
    Duplex Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright
  • Christopher Day