(June 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
35.00 USD
Pages:
164
On-sale date:
1986
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
0-930193-26-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
Color Covers, Black & White Interiors
Binding:
Hardcover
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The indicia title is "Love and Rockets Book 2: Chelo's Burden." Different editions may have different cover art and pricing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Luba

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits, title page / 6 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Maggie; Chelo
Synopsis:
Title and publisher page; Publishing and reprint credits; Table of Contents plus one blank page

Preface (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary Groth
Pencils:
Mario Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction plus one blank page

["As well as giving baths for a living in those days, Chelo was also a midwife."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Chelo; Vicente; Jesus Angel; Aurora; Israel; Sakahaftewa [Satch]; Pipo; Emil; Irma; Hans; Manuel; Soledad
Synopsis:
The narrator gives a rundown on various residents of Palomar.
Keywords:
adult

Heartbreak Soup (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Illustration of a deserted street scene in Palomar

Sopa de Gran Pena, part one (Table of Contents)

comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Tipin' Tipin'; Zomba; Gato; Carmen; Augustin; Lucia; Pipo Jimenez; Chelo; Gordo; Toco; Heraclio; Vicente; Sakahaftewa [Satch]; Jesus Angel; Israel Diaz; Manuel; Arturo; Soledad Marquez; Guero; Pintor; Luba; Ofelia; Maricela; Sheriff Borro
Reprints:

["Welcome to Palomar, population three hundred and eighty six..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Tipin' Tipin'; Carmen; Pipo; Lucia; Manuel; Luba; Chelo; Gato; Heraclio; Jesus; Vincente; Israel; Satch; Toco; Constable
Synopsis:
The narrator tries to decide with which character the story started. A prelude to the second chapter of "Sopa de Gran Pena"

Sopa de Gran Pena, part two (Table of Contents)

comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Luba; Chelo; Gato; Heraclio; Vicente; Jesus; Israel Diaz; Satch; Toco; Sheriff Borro; Tipin' Tipin'; Carmen; Augustine; Lucia; Pipo Jimenez; Manuel (dies); Soledad Marquez; Ofelia; Maricela; Juan Cobos; Tonantzin Carolongas; Pintor
Reprints:

["I loved you... but you didn't love me..."] (Table of Contents)

Love and Rockets / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Penny Century; "Atoma"; suicidal woman (dream sequence only)
Reprints:

Maggie vs. Maniakk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez; Mario Hernandez (Maniakk's dialogue)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Maniakus Rex (Maniakk); Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Giggles Galore; Venetia Vendetta; Penny Century; Ultimax; unnamed Satellite City mayor
Reprints:

More Music for Monsters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
monster; Inez; Bang Bang
Reprints:

Hey Hopey (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Joey
Synopsis:
Siblings Hopey and Joey talk about their mother and Maggie.
Reprints:

["So ya wanna?"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

["This is my friend Maggie... charming, petite, fragile... and yet at the same time she's mad as hell"] (Table of Contents)

Locas Tambien / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Rand Race; Duke Morales; Izzy [Izabel Ortiz Ruebens]
Synopsis:
Izzy gives a rundown on Maggie's life.
Reprints:

100 Rooms (Table of Contents)

Locas Tambien / comic story / 31 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Vicki Glori; Speedy [Eulalio Ortiz]; Penny Century; H. R. Costigan [Herv R. Costigan]; Webster; Ethel; Baron Casey Giffs; Vicente (Beto's character); Chelo (Beto's character); Rand Race; Demona; Comrade 7
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previously unpublished material has been added to this story, making it five pages longer than the original version.

Twitch City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Emico; Frida Kahlo; Señor Ito
Reprints:

Toyo's Request (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Bernie Carbo; Rena Titañon; Duke Morales; Toyo; Zono Hibonales; Bull Marie
Reprints:

Locas Tambien (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1.9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Penny Century; Daffy [Daphne Matsumoto]; Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Joey Glass; Tony
Reprints:

La Chota vs. Roy Cowboy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
La Chota; Roy Cowboy
Reprints:

Somewhere in California (Table of Contents)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Mario Hernandez
Pencils:
Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Mario Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez (pages 7 and 13 only)

Characters:
Brian Vinton; Joleen; Tony; Omor; Nefar; Sedrik; Kled; Afa Riengold; Dalvor Amorte; Aunt Verlika; Jan; Jelik; Fred
Reprints:

Out O' Space (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Fumble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez

Characters:
Rocky; Fumble; Mad Patrick
Reprints:

Locker Room interviews By and By (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dr. Smith; Mother of Two Children
Reprints:

Cover Gallery (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 7 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez; Mario Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez; Jaime Hernandez; Mario Hernandez

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Penny Century; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Luba; Atoma
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)