(July-August 1979)

Comely Comix, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1979-08-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
CKR Productions Ltd.
Brand
Comely Comix
Editing
Richard Comely

Issue Notes

On-sale date based on a note in issue #6: "#4 was scheduled for release in mid-July but due to the trucker's strike in the U.S. and a second labour dispute in Canada it went on sale a month late. ... #4 did not appear on any U.S. newsstands..."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Canuck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Comely ?
Pencils
George Freeman
Inks
George Freeman
Colors
George Freeman ?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Canuck [Tom Evans]; Catman (vignette)
Reprints

Behind the Mask (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Canuck / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Comely
Pencils
George Freeman
Inks
Jean-Claude St. Aubin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Canuck; Tom Evans (first appearance); Mr Gold (first appearance)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credit from Richard Comely and his Captain Canuck web site.

The Origin Story (Table of Contents: 2)

Catman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Comely
Pencils
Richard Comely
Inks
Jean-Claude St. Aubin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catman [Jason Corey] (introduction; origin)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jason Corey is not identified as Catman during the story, but according Richard Comely's Captain Canuck web site Jason was meant to be Catman.

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

The Canuck Kid / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Letkeman ?
Pencils
E. Letkeman
Inks
E. Letkeman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's see now!! Father Time told me this is July 1534!
Genre
adventure
Synopsis
The Canuck Kid and his dog Rolf travel back in time to witness explorer Jacques Cartier landing at what is now Gaspe Harbour.

Indexer Notes

Billed as "an unpublished strip from the 40's." Five installments.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Beavers / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dave Sim
Pencils
Dave Sim
Inks
Dave Sim
Colors
?
Letters
Dave Sim ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How many times have I told you I don't want you reading comic books?
Genre
humour; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Beavers
Reprints
  • from ? [strip reprint]
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Canuck
  2. 1. Behind the Mask
    Captain Canuck
  3. 2. The Origin Story
    Catman
  4. 3. ["Let's see now!! Father Time told me this is July 1534!"]
    The Canuck Kid
  5. 4. ["How many times have I told you I don't want you reading comic books?"]
    The Beavers
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