(Spring 1998)

Fantagraphics, 1993 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
4.95 USD; 6.95 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Black and White and Color
Dimensions:
Various As Described
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched (#1-12; 15); Perfect Bound (#13-14)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Format is 152mm x 175 mm (5.98" x 6.88"), saddle stitched. Much of the comic material previously saw print in Blab! 7 and 8. The comic is presented as a novelty catalogue with the comic as an insert.


["The whole world is reading"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

[Fake ads] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Catalogue section is printed on cream paper.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Corrigan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Characters:
Jimmy Corrigan; Superhero

Indexer Notes

Comic insert titled Acme Novelty Comics

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rusty Brown; Chalky White
Synopsis:
Rusty bilks Chalky out of a rare figure

Indexer Notes

Printed black and red on cream

Mouse Trap (Table of Contents)

Quimby The Mouse / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Characters:
Quimby
Synopsis:
Balloon day in Quimby's town

Indexer Notes

Printed white on black

["but first... an amusing cartoon short before our scheduled featured entertainment begin..."] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Corrigan / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Genre:
drama; humor
Characters:
Jimmy Corrigan; Jimmy's Mom; Nelson Smellpants; Superman; Sparky, the Super-Boy; Quimby the Mouse; Mr. Johnson; Jimmy's Sister
Synopsis:
Jimmy dislikes his mother's new lover
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reformatted from its original appearance in Blab magazine. A small handful of panels from the earlier chapters that included "Super-Man" were replaced in this version with brand new panels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rusty Brown; Chalky White
Synopsis:
Rusty bilks Chalky out of another rare action figure

Indexer Notes

Story is black and red on cream

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Fake ad

[Fake ads] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Continuation of catalogue section is printed on cream paper.

["Gosh Rusty I'm sure glad you got this Official Price Guide to G.I. Jim™ collectibles because now..."] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rusty Brown; Chalky White
Synopsis:
Rusty bilks Chalky out of another rare action figure

Indexer Notes

Story is black and red on cream. It doubles as the back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The whole world is reading"]
  2. 1. [Fake ads]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Corrigan
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club
  5. 4. Mouse Trap
    Quimby The Mouse
  6. 5. ["but first... an amusing cartoon short before our scheduled featured entertainment begin..."]
    Jimmy Corrigan
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [Fake ads]
  10. 9. ["Gosh Rusty I'm sure glad you got this Official Price Guide to G.I. Jim™ collectibles because now..."]
    Adventures of the G.I. Jim Action Club
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels
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