Yummy Fur #12
([September 1988])

Vortex, 1986 Series
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Price
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Brand
Vortex Comics
Editing
Bill Marks (publisher)

Issue Notes

No indicia in comic (looks like space was left on inside back cover but it wasn't printed). Date of September 1988 based on bi-monthly publication and previous and next issue dates.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ed the Happy Clown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Colors
Chester Brown ?
Letters
Chester Brown

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm back!
Characters
Ronald Reagan of the Micro-Dimension; Nancy Reagan of the Micro-Dimension
Keywords
Alternative

Going Home (Table of Contents: 1)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Ed the Happy Clown; Bick; Mrs. Backman; Gerry
Synopsis
Bick and Ed get their penis's switched. Mrs. Backman brings Ed home from the hospital thinking it is her husband. Gerry tells the RCMP that he's seen Ed. The RCMP come and take away Bick.
Reprints
Keywords
Alternative

Indexer Notes

Starts on inside front cover.

Mark 10:35-12:27 (Table of Contents: 2)

The Gospels / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark the Evangelist (original scripture); Chester Brown (adaptation)
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
drama; biography; history; religious
Characters
Jesus; James, Son of Zebedee; John the Apostle; Bartimaeus; Simon Peter [Saint Peter]; Andrew the Apostle; Philip the Apostle; Bartholomew the Apostle; Thomas the Apostle; Matthew the Apostle; James, Son of Alphaeus; Thaddeus [Jude the Apostle]; Simon the Zealot; Judas Iscariot; the Pharisees
Synopsis
Jesus preaches, heals Bartimaeus the blind man, enters Jerusalem on a colt. He also curses a fig tree and throws the money traders out of the temple.
Keywords
Biblical

Indexer Notes

A comics adaptation of the Gospel According to Mark 10:35-12:27.

The Fur Bag (Table of Contents: 3)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Indexer Notes

Handlettered by Chester Brown. Notes on Mark. Mention of Yummy Fur minicomics with prices. Issues 1 to 7 and the compilation of issues 1-6. Stated that they were reprinted in first 3 issues of Yummy Fur. Inside back cover.

Strip Aids USA (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'm back!"]
    Ed the Happy Clown
  2. 1. Going Home
    Ed the Happy Clown
  3. 2. Mark 10:35-12:27
    The Gospels
  4. 3. The Fur Bag
  5. 4. Strip Aids USA
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