(May 1997)

Fantagraphics, 1996 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages:
28
On-sale date:
1997-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Barcode:
07447090126606
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ugly girl
Reprints:

Drink, Fucker! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Two drinkers
Synopsis:
Bar philosophy
Reprints:

Mosquito (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Primitives
Synopsis:
A murder in the village
Reprints:

Who Cares About Love? (Table of Contents)

Letters From Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Yoshio; Glinda Gonzalez; Mr. Vasquez [David Vasquez]; Fritz; Petra; Carlos; Sergio; Kat
Synopsis:
Assorted misunderstandings
Reprints:

Equinox, Jr. (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Fake old-fashioned gag strip
Reprints:

You Don't Change a Person's Mind, He Just Stops Arguing (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Father's Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dad; Mother; Daughter
Synopsis:
A father goes in search of his absent teenage daughter
Reprints:
Keywords:
slice of life

Kidney Stoned (Table of Contents)

Wilson / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wilson
Synopsis:
Wilson is present at a birth
Reprints:

Are the Kids All Right? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Seth; Gary Groth
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez
Editing:
Seth; Gary Groth

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gary Groth; Seth
Synopsis:
Bemoaning contemporary culture
Reprints:

Your New Favorite Pin-Up! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gilbert Hernandez
Synopsis:
A nude self-portrait
Reprints:

The Fights (Table of Contents)

Twelve-Forty Two / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
biography; sports
Characters:
John Lester Johnson; Jack Dempsey
Synopsis:
Events in the life of John Lester Johnson
Reprints:

The Love Swine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
An attempted kidnap
Reprints:

Roy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Roy; Judith; Homeless Woman
Synopsis:
Roy does good
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

At one point during the story the cover illustration is depicted as a wall painting discussed by the characters.

Kidney Stoned Again (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Fritz; Enrique
Synopsis:
Venus hears about Fritz's boyfriend
Reprints:
Keywords:
slice of life

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus
Synopsis:
Venus plays with dolls of her friends and relations
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Drink, Fucker!
  3. 2. Mosquito
  4. 3. Who Cares About Love?
    Letters From Venus
  5. 4. Equinox, Jr.
  6. 5. You Don't Change a Person's Mind, He Just Stops Arguing
  7. 6. Father's Day
  8. 7. Kidney Stoned
    Wilson
  9. 8. Are the Kids All Right?
  10. 9. Your New Favorite Pin-Up!
  11. 10. The Fights
    Twelve-Forty Two
  12. 11. The Love Swine
  13. 12. Roy
  14. 13. Kidney Stoned Again
    Venus
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
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