The Fantagraphics EC Artists' Library #9 - Judgment Day and Other Stories
(May 2014)

Fantagraphics, 2012 Series
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Price
29.99 USD
Pages
200
On-sale Date
2014-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
FB
ISBN
978-1-60699-727-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781606997277 52999
Editing
J. Michael Catron (Senior Editor); Gary Groth (Executive Editor)

Issue Notes

This is Volume 9 of The Fantagraphics EC Artists' Library

Judgment Day and Other Stories (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Judgment Day and Other Stories (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page; credits; indicia.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Orlando Ascendant (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mason
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Article about Orlando's EC comics work, including art by, and a photo of, Orlando.

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown-up to fit a full page.

The Long Years! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Bradbury (original author); Albert B. Feldstein (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of a Ray Bradbury story included in "The Martian Chronicles."

In the Beginning... (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Infiltration (Table of Contents: 7)

A Science-Fiction SuspenStory / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Phil Brady (Flying Saucer Bureau employee, death); Betty Curtiss (villain, a Martian, Shaw's private secretary); Colonel Wayne Shaw (villain, a Martian, Pentagon Flying Saucer Bureau employee)
Synopsis
This story postulates that a small government agency responsible for ferreting out Martian infiltrators is completely infested with Martian infiltrators except for a sole human whom they gun down.
Reprints

Disassembled! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Judgment Day! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tarlton
Reprints

Keyed Up! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Time For a Change! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Meddlers! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
crime
Characters
Dr. Conrad Rivers (research chemist, death); Mr. Kearns (groery store owner, death); the widow Jones (death); Jed (death); Enos (death); Martha (death)
Synopsis
The folk of a small town attempt to drive away a doctor who is attempting to create life in a test tube. They smash his equipment while he suffers heart failure. His failed experiments combine in the sewer to create a blob-like living mass which devours the townsfolk.
Reprints
Keywords
Millville

The Reformers (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Automaton (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Home Run! (Table of Contents: 15)

A Science-Fiction SuspenStory / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Doctor Muller (atomic scientist, absorbed into a Martian); Doctor Caxton (Muller's supervisor); a Martian (villain)
Synopsis
Astronauts are approaching Mars when one of their number admits to them that he is really a Martian who designed the rocket in order to return home after his crashed. The other astronauts think he has lost his mind and attempt to seize his gun, which discharges, killing him. They land on Mars and notice that the body has regained its true form and realize the creature was telling them the truth and that hostile Martians are now waiting outside to absorb their bodies and return to Earth as Martian infiltrators.
Reprints

The Ugly One (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

My Home... (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Outcast of the Stars (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Bradbury (original); Albert B. Feldstein (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Fossil (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Fair Trade (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
After a nuclear holocaust, a tribe sells Manhattan Island to aliens.
Reprints

The Teacher From Mars (Table of Contents: 21)

Weird Science-Fantasy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder]; Albert B. Feldstein (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Characters
Professor Mun Zeerohs; Tom Blaine; Robert Graham; Oscar (robot)
Synopsis
A Martian teacher on Earth finds his students full of bigotry.
Reprints
Keywords
Martian; racism

Indexer Notes

Eando Binder adaptation. "Eando" is pen name of long-time comics scripter Otto Binder.

Harvest (Table of Contents: 22)

Weird Science-Fantasy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Reprints

Conditioned Reflex (Table of Contents: 23)

Incredible Science Fiction / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Fallen Idol (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Adam Link (Table of Contents: 25)

Adam Link / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Article about the "Adam Link" stories adapted in the next several reprints.

I, Robot (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder] (credited); Al Feldstein (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Link; Terry (dog); Charley (gardner); Adam Link (Robot)
Synopsis
Dr. Link has created a thinking robot who unfortunately is believed to have killed him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Eando" is the pen name of long-time comics scripter Otto Binder.

The Trial of Adam Link (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
Jim Wroten

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Eando Binder adaptation. "Eando" is pen name of long-time comics scripter Otto Binder.

Adam Link in Business (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder]; Albert B. Feldstein (adaptation)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Eando Binder adaptation. "Eando" is pen name of long-time comics scripter Otto Binder.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown up to fit a two-page spread.

Joe Orlando (Table of Contents: 30)

text article / 7 pages (report information)

Script
S. C. Ringgenberg
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Biography of Orlando, including a self-portrait and images from his work on the Warren magazine "Blazing Combat."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown up to fit a full page.

Behind the Panels (Table of Contents: 32)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Lortie; Tom Spurgeon; Janice Lee
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Biographies of Otto Oscar Binder; Ray Douglas Bradbury; Albert B. Feldstein; William Maxwell Gaines; Jack Oleck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown-up to fit a two-page spread.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown-up to fit a full page.

Crime. Horror, Terror, Gore, Depravity, Disrespect for Established Authority - and Science Fiction, Too! The Ups and Downs of EC Comics (Table of Contents: 35)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ted White
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown-up to fit a two-page spread.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando

Indexer Notes

Panel illustration blown-up to fit a full page.

Subversive science fiction from Joe Orlando! (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)