Eightball #22
(October 2001)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
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Volume
1
Price
5.95 USD; 8.95 CAD
Pages
40
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Editing
Gary Groth (proprietor); Kim Thompson (proprietor)

Issue Notes

This issue features a series of short stories that together tell one larger story. The issue was subsequently reformatted and updated into the graphic novel Ice Haven (Pantheon Books, 2005).
2nd printing: June 2002 (5.95 USD; 8.95 CAD). Dimensions- 10.25" x 7.62" (26.03 cm x 19.35 cm)
Awards

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Violet Vanderplatz; Penrod Pulaski; David Goldberg; Harry Naybors; Mr. Joe Ames; George; Random Wilder; Paula; Charles; Carmichael; Vida; Mrs. Ida Wentz
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Features a wrap-around cover.

Around Ice Haven with Random Wilder (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Random Wilder; Carmichael; Mrs. Ida Wentz
Awards
Reprints

Our Children and their Friends (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
David Goldberg; Charles; Carmichael; Paula
Reprints

The True Story of Leopold And Loeb (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Bobby Franks; Jacob Franks; Richard Loeb; Nathan Leopold, Jr.; Clarence Darrow
Reprints

Melancholy Serenade (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Random Wilder; Mr. Knudson; Mrs. Ida Wentz; Vida
Reprints

Seventeen (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Violet Vanderplatz; Penrod Pulaski; Dagmar; Paul
Reprints

David Goldberg is Missing (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charles; Carmichael; Paula; David Goldberg; Officer Kaufman
Reprints

Vida and Her Grandmother (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Vida; Mrs. Ida Wentz; Random Wilder
Reprints

Mr. & Mrs. Ames: Detectives For Hire (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Mr. Joe Ames; Mrs. Ames; Officer Kaufman
Reprints

Charles (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charles; George; Violet Vanderplatz
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story printed with black-&-white line art colored with shades of red.

Violet in Love (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Violet Vanderplatz; Dagmar; Penrod Pulaski; Paul
Reprints

Harry Naybors: Comic Book Critic (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Harry Naybors; Mr. Joe Ames
Reprints

Rocky: 100,000 B.C. (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Rocky; Ogg
Reprints

The Hole (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Carmichael; Charles
Reprints

Seersucker (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Vida; Random Wilder
Reprints

Julie Patheticstein (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Julie Patheticstein [Julie Rathman]; Mr. Joe Ames
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of four strips on a page, each formatted like a newspaper comic strip.

Mrs. Ames (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Mrs. Ames; Mr. Joe Ames
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of four strips on a page, each formatted like a newspaper comic strip.

Kim Lee (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Kim Lee; Mr. Joe Ames
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of four strips on a page, each formatted like a newspaper comic strip.

Officer Kaufman (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Mr. Joe Ames; Officer Kaufman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of four strips on a page, each formatted like a newspaper comic strip.

"Mosquito" (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charles; George
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Printed with black-&-white line art, colored in shades of red.

Blue Bunny (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Blue Bunny; Grammaw; Officer Kaufman
Reprints

Random Wilder in Toilet Time (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Random Wilder
Reprints

Charles and his Therapist (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charles; Paula; Carmichael; Doctor Saul; Paul; Violet Vanderplatz; Dagmar
Reprints

The Ransom Note (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Mr. Joe Ames; Mrs. Ames; Vida
Reprints

Random Wilder, Again (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Random Wilder
Reprints

David Goldberg is Alive (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Vida; Julie Patheticstein [Julie Rathman]; Kim Lee
Reprints

Our Children, Revisited (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charles; Carmichael
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page is broken into fourths: two sections are formatted like single panel gag strips; the other two as nine panel comic pages.

Violet: Alone Forever (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Violet Vanderplatz; Paul; Julie Patheticstein [Julie Rathman]; Dagmar; Charles
Reprints

Vida Goes to Hollywood (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Vida; Mrs. Ida Wentz
Reprints

Harry Naybors Explains Everything (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Harry Naybors
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ends on inside back cover.