(1989)

Rip Off Press, 1989 Series
 
Price:
7.95 USD; 11.50 CAD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Rip Off Press, Inc.
Brand:
?
ISBN:
0896201120 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978089620112550795
Editing:
Bruce Hilvitz; Lloyd Dangle
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interiors
Dimensions:
10.81" x 8.31" (27.45 cm x 21.10 cm)
Binding:
Softcover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Richard Sala
Inks:
Richard Sala
Colors:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson; Mark Beyer; William Neff; Mark Marek; Carol Lay; Carol Tyler; Krystine Kryttre; Michael Dougan; Robert Kopecky; Kaz; Hunt Emerson; John Howard; Julie Doucet; Paul Mavrides; Lee Binswanger
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson; Mark Beyer; William Neff; Mark Marek; Carol Lay; Carol Tyler; Krystine Kryttre; Michael Dougan; Robert Kopecky; Kaz; Hunt Emerson; John Howard; Julie Doucet; Paul Mavrides; Lee Binswanger

Indexer Notes

endpage filled with small negative-image illustrations taken from the story contents

Heck!: Comic Art of the Late 1980s (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Mary Fleener; Julie Doucet; Carel Moiseiwitsch; Carol Lay; Mark Beyer; John Howard; Paul Mavrides; Hunt Emerson
Inks:
Mary Fleener; Julie Doucet; Carel Moiseiwitsch; Carol Lay; Mark Beyer; John Howard; Paul Mavrides; Hunt Emerson
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

title and publisher page; copyright and dedications page; table of contents page with eight small illustrations taken from the story contents

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Donahue
Letters:
typeset

[“Magnifique”] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

A four-panel vertical strip

In Heck (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

brief blurbs on all the artists

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Tyler
Pencils:
Carol Tyler
Inks:
Carol Tyler
Letters:
Carol Tyler

Characters:
Jim; Jean; Jean; Johnny; Vera; Charlie; Chuck; Hannah
Reprints:

Acid Rain Chronicles (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Pencils:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Inks:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Letters:
Carel Moiseiwitsch

Reprints:

Bootin' Toons (Table of Contents)

Dog Boy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Lafler
Pencils:
Steve Lafler
Inks:
Steve Lafler
Letters:
Steve Lafler

Characters:
Dog Boy; George Herbert Walker Bush
Synopsis:
Dog Boy makes a plan to bite the President where he least expects it.

Life and Times of Thomas House (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Beyer
Pencils:
Mark Beyer
Inks:
Mark Beyer
Letters:
Mark Beyer

Characters:
Thomas House; Grandmother

The Other Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Krystine Kryttre
Pencils:
Krystine Kryttre
Inks:
Krystine Kryttre
Letters:
Krystine Kryttre

Dirty Father Harry, Private Celibate Dick: “Idle Hands, Idle Glands” (Table of Contents)

Dirty Father Harry / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Marek
Pencils:
Mark Marek
Inks:
Mark Marek
Letters:
typeset; Mark Marek

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Dirty Father Harry
Synopsis:
A tough-talking pastor who uses extreme methods to punish sins.

One Day At the Bank (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Dougan
Pencils:
Michael Dougan
Inks:
Michael Dougan
Letters:
Michael Dougan

Characters:
Leah Louise; Ashley

Behind the 8-Ball (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Lay
Pencils:
Carol Lay
Inks:
Carol Lay
Letters:
Carol Lay

Characters:
Doctor; 8-Ball; Planarian Fmu

Dave the Death Chef (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Hilvitz
Pencils:
Bruce Hilvitz
Inks:
Bruce Hilvitz
Letters:
Bruce Hilvitz

Characters:
Dave; Jake
Synopsis:
The secret ingredient for Dave's famous chili.

Shithead & Winky: “What's Wrong With the Youth?” (Table of Contents)

Shithead & Winky / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kopecky
Pencils:
Robert Kopecky
Inks:
Robert Kopecky
Letters:
Robert Kopecky

Characters:
Shithead; Winky

Fine Art My Ass! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Krystine Kryttre; Dan O'Neill
Pencils:
Krystine Kryttre; Dan O'Neill
Inks:
Krystine Kryttre; Dan O'Neill
Letters:
Krystine Kryttre; Dan O'Neill

Characters:
Artist; Model

Indexer Notes

In this jam strip Dan drew the artist and Krystine drew the model.

Mike (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Erol Otus
Pencils:
Erol Otus
Inks:
Erol Otus
Letters:
Erol Otus

Characters:
Mike
Synopsis:
Mike can't stand the swimming pool's cold water.

Skulls n' Stiffs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mary Fleener
Pencils:
Mary Fleener
Inks:
Mary Fleener
Letters:
Mary Fleener

Genre:
humor; biography
Characters:
Mary Fleener; Mary's Friend; Dad
Synopsis:
Mary talks about the time her friend's dad, a mortician, took them to his mortuary to make a plaster cast of a corpse's head.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Cool Jerk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Pencils:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

[“A Painful Five Pig Blat”] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Inks:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]
Letters:
Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis [as Kaz]

Barb'ra-Ann (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Hunt Emerson
Pencils:
Hunt Emerson
Inks:
Hunt Emerson
Letters:
Hunt Emerson

Genre:
biography
Characters:
John Tulip; Steve Ross; Norm Emerson; Hunt Emerson; Pete Reynolds
Synopsis:
The artist talks about one particular performance of his mid-sixties covers band.
Keywords:
autobiography

Hello? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
John Howard
Pencils:
John Howard
Inks:
John Howard
Letters:
John Howard

A Night (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julie Doucet
Pencils:
Julie Doucet
Inks:
Julie Doucet
Letters:
Julie Doucet

Characters:
Julie
Reprints:

Family Party (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julie Doucet
Pencils:
Julie Doucet
Inks:
Julie Doucet
Letters:
Julie Doucet

Reprints:

In the Fridge (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Lloyd Dangle
Pencils:
Lloyd Dangle
Inks:
Lloyd Dangle
Letters:
Lloyd Dangle

Characters:
Kirk; Ed; Chuck; Ranger; Stan
Synopsis:
A night with the fridge man at the convenience store.

Shades (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Pete Friedrich
Pencils:
Pete Friedrich
Inks:
Pete Friedrich
Letters:
Pete Friedrich

Characters:
Pete
Synopsis:
Pete's worldview changes after he gets a new pair of shades.

Anatomy Class or "The Cutting Edge" (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Binswanger
Pencils:
Lee Binswanger
Inks:
Lee Binswanger
Letters:
Lee Binswanger

Synopsis:
A nude model slowly loses his limbs.

Ultra Science! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry S. Robins
Pencils:
Harry S. Robins
Inks:
Harry S. Robins
Letters:
Harry S. Robins

The Party Girls Cook Up a Warm Welcome At... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Appleton
Pencils:
Tom Appleton
Inks:
Tom Appleton
Letters:
Tom Appleton

Characters:
Miss Judd; Mr. Furgeson; Miss Beasly

The Chalk Artist (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mario Hernandez
Pencils:
Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez
Letters:
Mario Hernandez

Characters:
Greg; Girl
Reprints:

Honeymoon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Sala
Pencils:
Richard Sala
Inks:
Richard Sala
Letters:
Richard Sala

Characters:
Brenda; Otto; Mother; Neville

Va-Va-Voom! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Mavrides
Pencils:
Paul Mavrides
Inks:
Paul Mavrides
Letters:
typeset

Post War Jerks (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Reprints:

The Comic Book Adventures of Captain Krygo! America's Real Action Hero! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
William Neff
Pencils:
William Neff
Inks:
William Neff
Letters:
William Neff

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Captain Krygo; Corporal Walensky; Private Goylem; Juan; Fatima; Stevens; Jimmy

Zoot Suit (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Cherry
Pencils:
Dave Cherry
Inks:
Dave Cherry
Letters:
Dave Cherry

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Henry

["Last Call! or: The Checkered Demon and his toadies thump the bartender..."] (Table of Contents)

The Checkered Demon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson

Characters:
Checkered Demon
Reprints:

BZZT! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Seabury
Inks:
John Seabury

["A helluva cross-section of the new generation of commix-scrawlers."] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Howard
Inks:
John Howard
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

This back cover features quotes from Art Spiegelman, Paul Krassner and Harvey Pekar; accompanied by a nearly full-page illustration.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Heck!: Comic Art of the Late 1980s
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. [“Magnifique”]
  6. 5. In Heck
  7. 6. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
  8. 7. Acid Rain Chronicles
  9. 8. Bootin' Toons
    Dog Boy
  10. 9. Life and Times of Thomas House
  11. 10. The Other Day
  12. 11. Dirty Father Harry, Private Celibate Dick: “Idle Hands, Idle Glands”
    Dirty Father Harry
  13. 12. One Day At the Bank
  14. 13. Behind the 8-Ball
  15. 14. Dave the Death Chef
  16. 15. Shithead & Winky: “What's Wrong With the Youth?”
    Shithead & Winky
  17. 16. Fine Art My Ass!
  18. 17. Mike
  19. 18. Skulls n' Stiffs
  20. 19. Cool Jerk
  21. 20. [“A Painful Five Pig Blat”]
  22. 21. Barb'ra-Ann
  23. 22. Hello?
  24. 23. A Night
  25. 24. Family Party
  26. 25. In the Fridge
  27. 26. Shades
  28. 27. Anatomy Class or "The Cutting Edge"
  29. 28. Ultra Science!
  30. 29. The Party Girls Cook Up a Warm Welcome At...
  31. 30. The Chalk Artist
  32. 31. Honeymoon
  33. 32. Va-Va-Voom!
  34. 33. Post War Jerks
  35. 34. The Comic Book Adventures of Captain Krygo! America's Real Action Hero!
  36. 35. Zoot Suit
  37. 36. ["Last Call! or: The Checkered Demon and his toadies thump the bartender..."]
    The Checkered Demon
  38. 37. BZZT!
  39. 38. ["A helluva cross-section of the new generation of commix-scrawlers."]
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