(Spring 1986)

Pure Imagination, 1986 Series
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Price:
5.00 USD; 6.50 CAD
Pages:
56
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
pure imagination
Brand:
PI
ISBN:
?
Editing:
Greg Theakston
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Binding:
Softcover

Issue Notes

Dedicated to Julie Schwartz W.G.C.B.E. and it includes special thanks to Nancy Danahy, Bill Wray, Mitch Itkowitz, Tony Dispoto, Richard Halegua, Mike Thibodeaux, Paul Levitz, and Peggy May.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Greg Theakston
Colors:
Greg Theakston
Letters:
Greg Theakston

Double-Daring Adventure (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

An editorial illustrated with a Wally Wood unpublished newspaper strip, mid-1960s and a black & white reproduction of Animal Fair (Fawcett, 1946 Series) #9

Frazetta Favorites (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
N.C. Wyeth; Hal Foster
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Brief bio, photo of Frazetta, and 4 examples of Wyeth's work and 2 examples of Hal Foster's work.

War of the Gladiators (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Adrift in a Rowboat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Memorable Memorial Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Inside Stories of the Lives and Crimes of Famous Gangsters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Enfant Terrible a teen-aged Kubert takes on the comics (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contains a photo of Joe Kubert and 4 early examples of his work.

Buddha Was a Big Boy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is a discrepancy between the number of pages here (7 pages) and the 6 pages listed in the entry at Speed Comics (Harvey, 1939 series) #43

["Irene Schroeder blazed a trail of death and destruction"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Meskin, Mort (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
?; Joe Kubert
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

A brief bio of Mort Meskin, quotes about him from George Roussos, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby and Jim Steranko, and 3 examples of his work from Black Magic #11 and an unpublished newspaper strip.

The Return of the Conquerors! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Golden Lad

Indexer Notes

previously unpublished from 1946.

Alex Toth (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alex Toth
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Letters:
Alex Toth

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Self written bio and self portrait of Alex Toth.

Rogue Gallery (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
An assortment of characters drawn by Alex Toth that look suspiciously like actor Errol Flynn.

Geronimo Joe (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Mike Peppe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1506

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Alex Toth's notes on coloring are visible at the margins of some of the pages.

Gift of Murder (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth [as Scott]
Inks:
Mike Peppe [as Scott]
Letters:
?
Job Number:
VB-76

Indexer Notes

originally intended for Adventures into Darkness #15

The Crushed Gardenia (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth]
Inks:
Alex Toth
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Red Cross New Method of Artificial Respiration (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
?; typeset

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Greg Theakston
Colors:
Greg Theakston
Letters:
?