(October 18, 1996)

Slave Labor, 1994 Series
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Volume
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Price
2.75 USD
Pages
28
On-sale date
1996-10-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Slave Labor Graphics
Brand
SLG
Editing
Sarah Dyer
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Sarah Dyer
Inks
Sarah Dyer
Colors
Sarah Dyer

Characters
Action Girl
Keywords
paper doll

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover. Front portion has paper doll of Action Girl, plus one outfit (headband, jacket, skirt, boots). Back portion has additional outfits - 5 tops, 3 skirts, 3 pairs of boots, 2 headbands, 1 purse.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sarah Dyer
Letters
typeset

Tobey & Nicky in 'Girls in the Bathroom' (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Tobey
Pencils
Chris Tobey
Inks
Chris Tobey
Letters
Chris Tobey

Characters
Tobey; Nicky
Synopsis
Tobey and Nicky are in the bathroom of a bar to avoid having to talk to a couple of guys. Tobey is wracked by doubt about the quality of her cartooning work. Nicky tells Tobey to quit over-thinking things. They go back out, the guys ask what they were talking about, and are relieved when Tobey and Nicky simultaneously say "clothes."

Gene, Gene the Dancing Machine (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Amanda Lewis
Pencils
Amanda Lewis
Inks
Amanda Lewis
Letters
Amanda Lewis

Characters
Gene
Synopsis
Gene can't sleep so he watches a PBS fund-raising special, then falls asleep and dreams of dancing, and wakes up and realizes he is hungry.

A Bird in the Hand (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rebecca Dart
Pencils
Rebecca Dart
Inks
Rebecca Dart
Letters
Rebecca Dart

Characters
Beck
Synopsis
Beck and an unnamed man are walking and see large crows eating songbirds. A songbird flees, flying toward Beck. She holds up her hand to catch it in order to save it from the pursuing crow, but it hits the palm of her hand so hard it dies. The man then points toward a petting zoo, and Beck starts rubbing the underside of the beaks of a platypus, and then she wakes up.

Zero Hour (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Patty Leidy
Pencils
Patty Leidy
Inks
Patty Leidy
Letters
Patty Leidy

Characters
PJ; Ant
Synopsis
PJ and Ant have just gotten the Internet on their computer, but they only have 10 hours of free use. While PJ is doing housework Ant explores the Internet, spending over 14 hours checking out websites about Pez, Hello Kitty, the Olympics, and eventually sites with nude pictures and chat rooms. Finally after 14 hours PJ pulls the plug on the computer, just as Ant says she's trying to download a pot rose recipe from someone in Boise.

Fashion Fun with Ultra Girl (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sarah Dyer
Pencils
Sarah Dyer
Inks
Sarah Dyer
Letters
Sarah Dyer

Characters
Ultra Girl
Synopsis
A paper doll of Ultra Girl with several outfits for School Time, Saturday Afternoon, Socializing, and a costume for fighting crime as Ultra Girl.
Keywords
paper doll

Hopster's Tracks Theatre Pree-Zents Melba & Spence in "Fashion Plates!" (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stephanie Gladden
Pencils
Stephanie Gladden
Inks
Stephanie Gladden
Letters
Stephanie Gladden

Characters
Melba; Spence; Jake
Synopsis
Melba and Spence are catching lizards so they can bring them to Melba's garden to eat the bugs there. When they return home Jake is waiting. Jake is upset, and says he left Spence with Melba so that Melba could "teach her girl stuff." Melba tries to convince him that they were going to use the lizards as earrings. Jakes picks up Spence and storms off, as the lizards are hanging from Melba's ears.

The Number 6 (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Amanda Lewis
Pencils
Amanda Lewis
Inks
Amanda Lewis
Letters
Amanda Lewis

Synopsis
A large woman waits for a bus on a bus stop bench with a tiny old woman so she can go grocery shopping. They two women talk, and the large women imagines what the tiny woman's house looks like. The bus arrives and the tiny woman gets on.

Lumberjack Fun (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jen Sorensen
Pencils
Jen Sorensen
Inks
Jen Sorensen
Letters
Jen Sorensen

Synopsis
A man talks about activities at lumberjack camp in Logland, Michigan.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Your Hostesses / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Short biographies and information about other comics done by the contributors to this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Further Reading / text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Sarah Dyer
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Information about mini-comics and other comics that might appeal to readers of this comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Action Mail / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Tobey & Nicky in 'Girls in the Bathroom'
  4. 3. Gene, Gene the Dancing Machine
  5. 4. A Bird in the Hand
  6. 5. Zero Hour
  7. 6. Fashion Fun with Ultra Girl
  8. 7. Hopster's Tracks Theatre Pree-Zents Melba & Spence in "Fashion Plates!"
  9. 8. The Number 6
  10. 9. Lumberjack Fun
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Your Hostesses
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Further Reading
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Action Mail
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    More Action Stuff
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