(July 1987)

Fantagraphics, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.25 USD: 3.40 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
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

1st printing: May 1987. 2nd printing: ?


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez (signed)
Colors
?

Reprints

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

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Groth
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Features creator credits, indicia information, letters of comment (from Stephen Farenza, West Plains NY; L. Dietrich Adonis, Philadelphia PA; "P.J.", Security, CO; Jeff Killian, Thoughts and Images' business manager, Seattle WA; Joel Stelt, Grand Rapids, MI; Chris Duffy, Winchester MA; Charles Van Meter, Upstate, South Carolina), next issue, and back issue information.

Bala (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

Jerusalem Crickets (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Zero Gravity (Charles Joseph Gravette); Monica Miranda Zandinski
Reprints

Letters (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters page continued plus small L&R promo

Human Diastrophism (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title page for this story.

Human Diastrophism part one (Table of Contents: 6)

Palomar / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Luba (also in flashback); Maricela; Guadalupe; Doralis; Marlena Bernal (corpse); Peter (flashback); Antonino (flashback); Heraclio Calderon (also in flashback); Khamo (also in flashback); Ofelia Beltran (also in flashback); Archie; Tonantzin; Diana; Chelo; Mayor Alcalde Jesus Bernal; Humberto; Augustin; Boots; Lorraina; Chango Valdes; Concha; Riri; Casimira; Pipo; Carmen; Geraldo Mejia (flashback); Dude #1 [Gerry]; Dude #2 [Steve Stranski]; Martin; Chancla Garcia; Aldo Munkres (corpse, behind the scenes); Tomaso
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

The two white kids who call each other "dude" are not given names until their appearance in the "Love and Rockets X" story that runs in issues #31-39

Vida Loca: The Death of Speedy Ortiz (part one) (Table of Contents: 7)

Locas / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Speedy Ortiz; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Esther; Ray Dominguez; 'Litos; Danita Lincoln; Blanca Rizo; Chivita; Doyle Blackburn; Vicki Glori; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]; Gorro; Carlos
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Jerusalem Crickets / Vida Loca (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Inks
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jaime Hernandez (signed)

Characters
Monica Miranda Zandinski; Terry [Theresa Leeanne Downe]; Zero Gravity (Charles Joseph Gravette); Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Esther Chascarillo; Speedy Ortiz
Reprints

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents/Staff/Letters
  3. 2. Bala
  4. 3. Jerusalem Crickets
  5. 4. Letters
  6. 5. Human Diastrophism
  7. 6. Human Diastrophism part one
    Palomar
  8. 7. Vida Loca: The Death of Speedy Ortiz (part one)
    Locas
  9. 8. ["Jim Shooter Under Oath"]
  10. 9. Jerusalem Crickets / Vida Loca
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