Care Bears #1 [Direct]
(November 1985)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.65 USD; 0.30 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Star Comics; Marvel
Editing
Sid Jacobson
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Care Bears / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Post
Pencils
Howard Post
Inks
Roberta Edelman
Colors
Isabell Bidwell
Letters
Grace Kremer

Genre
children
Characters
Love-a-Lot Bear; Funshine Bear; Cheer Bear; Tenderheart Bear; Bedtime Bear; Good Luck Bear
Reprints

The Plot to Steal Summer (Table of Contents: 1)

Care Bears / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Post
Pencils
Howard Post
Inks
Roberta Edelman
Colors
Isabell Bidwell
Letters
Grace Kremer

Genre
children
Reprints

Top Dog is the Talk of the Town! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

Subscription Offer for Star Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

They Have Already Begun to Talk About... Planet Terry (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Star Signals (Table of Contents: 5)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco [executive editor]
Letters
typeset

Genre
children
Synopsis
An introduction and welcome to Star Comics.

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

Check List / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

How to be a Care Bears/Woman's Day Care-A-Lot Kid! (Table of Contents: 7)

Care bears / public service announcement / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Synopsis
Send in a true story of 50 words or less of something someone has done special.

Indexer Notes

Second page continues on back cover with prizes listed for winners.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Care Bears
  2. 1. The Plot to Steal Summer
    Care Bears
  3. 2. Top Dog is the Talk of the Town!
    Top Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Subscription Offer for Star Comics
  5. 4. They Have Already Begun to Talk About... Planet Terry
    Planet Terry
  6. 5. Star Signals
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Check List
  8. 7. How to be a Care Bears/Woman's Day Care-A-Lot Kid!
    Care bears
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