(January 1987)

Fantagraphics, 1986 Series
Volume:
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Price:
2.75 USD; 3.75 CAD
Pages:
28 ?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Barcode:
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Editing:
Tom Mason; Mark Waid (contributing editor); Andrew Christie (contributing editor); Kim Thompson (contributing editor)
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
magazine size
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Issue features interviews with Bill Watterson and Drew Friedman.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Watterson
Inks:
Bill Watterson
Colors:
Mr Mace

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Calvin and Hobbes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Temptation / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin
Inks:
Glenn Dakin
Letters:
Glenn Dakin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Devil; castaway
Synopsis:
The devil offers a deal
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

It's Spring (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Marc Hempel
Pencils:
Marc Hempel
Inks:
Marc Hempel
Letters:
Marc Hempel

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Asylum patient
Synopsis:
The joy of Spring

Indexer Notes

This is very much the forunner to Hempel's acclaimed Gregory strip

Main Course (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Trevs Phoenix; Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Trevs Phoenix; Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Trevs Phoenix; Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Trevs Phoenix; Eddie Campbell

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Discursive food related stories

The Misadventures of Dostoyevsky (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Miller
Pencils:
David Miller
Inks:
David Miller
Letters:
David Miller

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dostoyevsky
Synopsis:
Dostoyevsky ends up in one of his stories

The Clas Reunion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Boze Bell
Pencils:
Bob Boze Bell
Inks:
Bob Boze Bell
Letters:
Bob Boze Bell

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Strips and gags about Class Reunions

A Dinner Treat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marc Hempel
Pencils:
Marc Hempel
Inks:
Marc Hempel
Letters:
Marc Hempel

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A man eats too much

Indexer Notes

Story is in rhyme

Paris (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Bagnall
Pencils:
John Bagnall
Inks:
John Bagnall
Letters:
John Bagnall

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Muffy; Morton
Synopsis:
A tour of Paris

Light Conversation (Table of Contents)

Cartoon Man / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
M
Pencils:
Marc Hempel
Inks:
Marc Hempel
Letters:
Marc Hempel

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cartoon man; cartoon woman
Synopsis:
Dating problems in cartoon land

Winter '66: Anytown USA (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J.D.King
Pencils:
J.D.King
Inks:
J.D.King
Letters:
J.D.King

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mother; son
Synopsis:
A turning of the tables

Rodney: The Premonition II (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Phil Elliott
Inks:
Phil Elliott
Letters:
Phil Elliott

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rodney

Indexer Notes

Originally serialised as single tier strips in the British music paper Sounds

Brasso With Rosie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Peter Bagge
Inks:
Peter Bagge
Letters:
type

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Anecdotes about Moore's parents and relations

Indexer Notes

This is text and illustration. The essay originally appeared in the Knockabout Trial Special, illustrated by Savage Pencil.

The Parasite (Table of Contents)

Anton Path / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin
Inks:
Glenn Dakin
Letters:
Glenn Dakin

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Anton Path; Anton's mother; Rocky
Synopsis:
The origins of Anton's wardrobe

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Bad Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
J.R.Williams
Pencils:
J.R.Williams
Inks:
J.R.Williams
Letters:
J.R.Williams

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Bad Boys; Fatty
Synopsis:
The Bad boys play at superheroes

Indexer Notes

The strip is printed sideways across two pages

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Tale From Gimbley / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Elliott
Pencils:
Phil Elliott
Inks:
Phil Elliott
Letters:
Phil Elliott

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gimbley; Matthew; Mrs. Thomas; Girl
Synopsis:
Gimbley looks after a child

Death Takes A Walk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J.R.Williams
Pencils:
J.R.Williams
Inks:
J.R.Williams
Letters:
J.R.Williams

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Death; Mrs. Wenzel; Timmy; Old guy
Synopsis:
Fatalities follow a meeting with Death

Job Search (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Brian James Riedel
Pencils:
Brian James Riedel
Inks:
Brian James Riedel
Letters:
Brian James Riedel

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Captain Courageous
Synopsis:
Captain Courageous needs a job
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Temptation
  3. 2. It's Spring
  4. 3. Main Course
  5. 4. The Misadventures of Dostoyevsky
  6. 5. The Clas Reunion
  7. 6. A Dinner Treat
  8. 7. Paris
  9. 8. Light Conversation
    Cartoon Man
  10. 9. Winter '66: Anytown USA
  11. 10. Rodney: The Premonition II
  12. 11. Brasso With Rosie
  13. 12. The Parasite
    Anton Path
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Bad Boys
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    A Tale From Gimbley
  16. 15. Death Takes A Walk
  17. 16. Job Search
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright