(February 1991)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
2.25 USD; 2.95 CAD
Pages:
24
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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

Letters page has comments from Mary Fleener, Jay Lynch and Don Simpson. Partial interior colour from this issue. The cover pricing varies depending on the print run. 1st printing: ?; 2nd printing: ?


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Playful Obsession / Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Gregg; Obesity Hopkins; Willie Willions; Insignificant Shrimp; Little Octagon; Pothead

Indexer Notes

Letters page has comments from Mary Fleener, Jay Lynch and Don Simpson. Partial interior colour from this issue.

Why Do People Spit? (Table of Contents)

Duplex Planet / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapts answers given by people in an old folks home and originally published in Duplex Planet.

Part Five (Table of Contents)

Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Clay Loudermilk; Beatrice
Synopsis:
Clay ends up in a strange hotel
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First page is in colour

Just Another Day... (Table of Contents)

Daniel G. Clowes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Daniel Clowes; Steve
Synopsis:
Clowes directs his cast
Reprints:

Playful Obsession (Table of Contents)

Willie Willions; Insignificant Shrimp / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Willie Willions; Insignificant Shrimp; Gregg; Little Octagon; Obesity Hopkins; Sweet Sal; Pothead
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Strip is a pastiche of Richie Rich, Caspar and other Harvey characters, and is in colour

Paranoid (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
God; God's Friend; You; Perry Gnoid
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is also the back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Playful Obsession / Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron
  2. 1. Why Do People Spit?
    Duplex Planet
  3. 2. Part Five
    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron
  4. 3. Just Another Day...
    Daniel G. Clowes
  5. 4. Playful Obsession
    Willie Willions; Insignificant Shrimp
  6. 5. Paranoid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Denys Howard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright
  • Christopher Day