(June 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
35.00 USD
Pages:
164
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 / 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
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["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
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["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)
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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
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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
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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.
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["So ya wanna?"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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["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.

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 (pgs. 7 & 13 only)

Characters:
Brian Vinton; Joleen; Tony; Omor; Nefar; Sedrik; Kled; Afa Riengold; Dalvor Amorte; Aunt Verlika; Jan; Jelik; Fred
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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
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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
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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
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Marc Arsenault (back cover only)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez; Typeset

Characters:
Maggie; Hopey; Izzy

Indexer Notes

An ad promo for other Complete Love & Rockets volumes and a blank page. Lastly, the back cover promo has quotes from Robert Crumb and Angela Carter

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Preface
  4. 3. ["As well as giving baths for a living in those days, Chelo was also a midwife."]
  5. 4. Heartbreak Soup
  6. 5. Sopa de Gran Pena, part one
  7. 6. ["Welcome to Palomar, population three hundred and eighty six..."]
  8. 7. Sopa de Gran Pena, part two
  9. 8. ["I loved you... but you didn't love me..."]
    Love and Rockets
  10. 9. Maggie vs. Maniakk
  11. 10. More Music for Monsters
  12. 11. Hey Hopey
  13. 12. ["So ya wanna?"]
  14. 13. ["This is my friend Maggie... charming, petite, fragile... and yet at the same time she's mad as hell"]
    Locas Tambien
  15. 14. 100 Rooms
    Locas Tambien
  16. 15. Twitch City
  17. 16. Toyo's Request
  18. 17. Locas Tambien
  19. 18. La Chota vs. Roy Cowboy
  20. 19. Somewhere in California
  21. 20. Out O' Space
    Rocky and Fumble
  22. 21. Locker Room interviews By and By
  23. 22. Cover Gallery
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
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