(1986)

Henry Holt and Co., 1986 Series
 
Price
5.95 USD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Henry Holt and Co.
Brand
Henry Holt
ISBN
0-8050-0073-9 Search at WorldCat
Editing
David Stanford (uncredited, see notes)

Issue Notes

Reprints 124 daily newspaper comics strips originally published between September 23rd 1985 and March 29th 1986.

David Stanford was Garry Trudeau’s editor at Holt from 1981 till 1988 (Walker 2010, 95-96).
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Reference:

Walker, Brian. 2010. Doonesbury and the Art of G. B. Trudeau. New Haven: Yale University Press.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doonesbury / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Garry Trudeau
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Colors
Peter de Sève (background, uncredited); ? (inked figures)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Uncle Duke; Honey; Baby Doc Duvalier
Reprints
Keywords
Drug abuse; drugs; Haiti; zombie

Indexer Notes

Duvalier's image suggests the appearance of Paul Robeson in The Emperor Jones.

De Sève painted, without apparent inked lines, the “watercolor background” (Walker 2010, 100-01).
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References:

Walker, Brian. 2010. Doonesbury and the Art of G. B. Trudeau. New Haven: Yale University Press.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

"Death of a Party Animal" (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Garry Trudeau
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Honey; Curtis

Indexer Notes

Half-title page; list of available books; title page; front matter. One panel reproduced overlarge from interior.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Doonesbury / comic story / 124 pages (report information)

Script
Garry Trudeau (signed)
Pencils
Garry Trudeau (signed)
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Letters
Don Carlton (uncredited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pick you UP?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mike Doonesbury; Benjamin "Sal Putrid" Doonesbury; J.J. Caucus; Zonker Harris; Honey Huan; Uncle Duke; Mark Slackmeyer; Rick Redfern; Scot Sloan; Curtis; Baby Doc Duvalier
Synopsis
Sal starts college; Mark and J.J. get an apartment; Zonker wins the lottery, and buys Walden Commune; homelessness increases under Reagan; Uncle Duke dies of a drug overdose, but turns out to have been zombified by Baby Doc; J.J. decorates a rest room ... for free; Scot operates a sanctuary for illegal aliens at the former Walden Commune; Americans are terrified that Communists will attack from Nicaragua.
Reprints
  • From Doonesbury (Universal Press Syndicate) 1985-09-23 - 1986-03-29.
Keywords
college; dictator; Drug abuse; drugs; Haiti; homeless; lottery; newspaper comic strip; zombie

Indexer Notes

Garry Trudeau acknowledged employing Don Carlton as inker of Doonesbury (Alter 1990). Carlton’s association with Trudeau began in the early 1970s, and his responsibilities grew to include lettering of the strip. The association endured for decades (Walker 2010, 30–31).
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References:

Alter, Jonathan. 1990. “Inside Doonesbury’s Brain.” Newsweek. October 15, 1990. Quoted in Brian Walker, Doonesbury and the Art of G. B. Trudeau (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010).

Walker, Brian. 2010. Doonesbury and the Art of G. B. Trudeau. New Haven: Yale University Press.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

Raoul Duke, Former Envoy to Samoa, Dies in Haiti (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Garry Trudeau
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Colors
Peter de Sève (background, uncredited); ? (inked figures)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Opening of article from the January 24, 1986 St. Petersburg Times.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doonesbury
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. "Death of a Party Animal"
  4. 3. ["Pick you UP?"]
    Doonesbury
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Raoul Duke, Former Envoy to Samoa, Dies in Haiti
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