Love and Rockets #8 [2nd printing]
(August 1991)

Fantagraphics, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.50 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages
32
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Editing
Gary Groth
Color
black and white with color covers
Dimensions
8.5" x 11" (21.59 cm x 27.94 cm)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Love and Rockets (Fantagraphics, 1982 series) #8.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Colors
Larissa Heinrich (color separations)

Characters
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Monica Miranda Zandinski; Rand Race

Indicia / Staff / Contents / Letters (Table of Contents: 1)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Groth
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, production credits and indicia. Starts on inside front cover, continued right after the final story.

Letters of comment from Richmond Gardner (Winchester, MA); Matt A. Yockey (Galveston, IN); Mark Voyack (Coaldale, PA); Matthew-Louis M. Levin (Brattleboro, VT); Thom Young (Boise, ID); John MacLeod (Ontario, Canada); Garold Reynolds (Santa Cruz, CA); David Campiti (N. Attleboro, VA)

[Mechanics / Las Mujeres Perdidas part three] (Table of Contents: 2)

Mechanics / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; drama
Characters
Daffy [Daphne Matsumoto]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Reno Banks (first appearance); Monica Miranda Zandinski; Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Jaime Hernandez (single-panel cameo); Dot Winks; Rand Race; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Penny Century; Rena Titañon; Doctor Beaky; Flaco; Joe; Lester; Benso; Zero Gravity; Machi; Chiness; Boo Boo
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Titled on the page "Mechanics Part III." The story is not given the title "Las Mujeres Perdidas" until the final page of the concluding chapter in Love & Rockets #11.

The Laughing Sun (Table of Contents: 3)

Palomar / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Diana Villaseñor; Tonanzin Villaseñor; Jesus Angel; Chelo; Carmen; Laura; Heraclio; Satch; Israel Diaz; Vicente; Pipo (1st flashback only); Pintor (2nd flashback only); Manuel (2nd flashback only); Toco (2nd flashback only); Soledad Marquez (2nd flashback only)
Reprints

On Isidro's Beach (Table of Contents: 4)

Heartbreak Soup Theatre / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]

Genre
drama
Characters
Casimira; Guadalupe; Luba; Doralis; Maricela; Tipín Tipín; Isidro Rivas
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors
Janet Toombs
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heartbreak Soup
Characters
Luba; Chelo; Heraclio; Carmen; Tipin' Tipin'
Reprints

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Indicia / Staff / Contents / Letters
  3. 2. [Mechanics / Las Mujeres Perdidas part three]
    Mechanics
  4. 3. The Laughing Sun
    Palomar
  5. 4. On Isidro's Beach
    Heartbreak Soup Theatre
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. ["Heartbreak Soup"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Travis George
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Christopher Day