(May 1987)

Fantagraphics, 1986 Series
Volume:
?
Price:
2.75 USD; 3.75 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Joe Sacco; Kim Thompson (Contributing Editor); Tom Mason (Editor Emeritus)
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
magazine size
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Issue has an interview with David Boswell and an article on Gotlib, both accompanied by strip and illustration reproductions.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Boswell
Pencils:
David Boswell
Inks:
David Boswell
Colors:
David Boswell
Letters:
David Boswell

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reid Fleming

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Callahan
Pencils:
John Callahan
Inks:
John Callahan
Letters:
John Callahan

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Assorted cartoons

Rock & Roll Dad (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tommy; Suzie; John Blue; Peggy; Morty Goldman; Sid Goldman
Synopsis:
A father faces his past

Kat Mandu (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Siergey; Jeff Siergey
Pencils:
Jim Siergey; Jeff Siergey
Inks:
Jim Siergey; Jeff Siergey
Letters:
Jim Siergey; Jeff Siergey

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Koala Lumpur; G.I. Gottalotta; Kat Mandu; Rug Addict
Synopsis:
There is a rash of carpet thefts.

Indexer Notes

The strip is just credited to 'Siergey Bros' without any indication of who is responsible for individual portions

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Tale From Gimbley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gimbley
Synopsis:
The erosion of Gimbley's faiths

The Giraffe (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gotlib
Pencils:
Gotlib
Inks:
Gotlib
Letters:
Gary Fields

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Ruminations on the giraffe

Indexer Notes

Translated by Kim Thompson from the French

The Wonders of Science (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

These strips originally ran as single tiers in the British music paper Melody Maker. Some are produced by Elliott, some by Campbell and some are collaborations. All are signed psuedonymously as Charlie Trumper

Globetrotting for Agoraphobics (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Eddie Campbell
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
How to give Agoraphobics a holiday at home
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is text and illustration and originally appeared in the Knockabout 9.

Formless Fosdick, The Invisible Detective (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Bartlett
Pencils:
Craig Bartlett
Inks:
Craig Bartlett
Letters:
Craig Bartlett

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Formless Fosdick
Synopsis:
Fosdick gets his act together
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Rock & Roll Dad
  4. 3. Kat Mandu
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    A Tale From Gimbley
  6. 5. The Giraffe
  7. 6. The Wonders of Science
  8. 7. Globetrotting for Agoraphobics
  9. 8. Formless Fosdick, The Invisible Detective
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright