Eightball #2 [Third printing (2.50 cover price)]

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
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Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
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Editing:
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Color:
Color Covers, Mostly Black & White Interiors with some Color- (#1-21); Full Color (#22 & 23)
Dimensions:
standard US comic size (#1-21); irregular sized (#22 & 23)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Eightball (Fantagraphics, 1989 series) #2.


[Read Eightball for the best in family entertainment!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Artist; Model; Lloyd Llewellyn; Clay

The Truth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Artist
Synopsis:
Commentary on the art world
Reprints:

Harum Scarum (Table of Contents)

Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Clay Loudermilk; 2 policemen; Beautiful Sun; Air; Dirt; Warmth; Godfrey; Billy; Tina
Synopsis:
Clay is assaulted by the police and awakens in a strange commune
Reprints:

I Hate You Deeply (Table of Contents)

Lloyd Llewelyn / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Lloyd Llewellyn; Emmet Ceeley
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Although noted as a Lloyd Llewellyn adventure this is Clowes using Llewellyn to rant against types he hates

Prank Phone Call Contest (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Synopsis:
Announcement of Clowes' "Official Eightball Prank Phone Call Contest"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.6 page (report information)

Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Synopsis:
Includes brief quotes of letters from Robert Crumb, Peter Bagge, Michael Gilbert and Scott McCloud

What Do You Think George Washington's Voice Sounded Like? (Table of Contents)

Duplex Planet / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Various
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Reprints:
Keywords:
Question

Indexer Notes

Adapts answers given by people in an old folks home and originally published in Duplex Planet. This is the back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Read Eightball for the best in family entertainment!]
  2. 1. The Truth
  3. 2. Harum Scarum
    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron
  4. 3. I Hate You Deeply
    Lloyd Llewelyn
  5. 4. Prank Phone Call Contest
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. What Do You Think George Washington's Voice Sounded Like?
    Duplex Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright
  • Christopher Day