(Spring 1990)

Drawn & Quarterly, 1990 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.95 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Color
Colour cover; mostly Black and White interior
Dimensions
8.25" x 10.75" (21 cm x 27.3 cm)
Binding
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Pencils
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Inks
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Colors
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)
Letters
Anne D. Bernstein (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can't Work! Too Many Distractions!

[Woman with snake] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marisa Gelfusa (credited)
Inks
Marisa Gelfusa (credited)

Synopsis
Scratchy drawing of a woman being bound by a snake.

Drawn & Quarterly Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Pencils
Chris Oliveros (signed)
Inks
Chris Oliveros (signed)
Letters
Abrey Myers (typesetting); Chris Oliveros

Characters
Chris Oliveros
Synopsis
Short introduction by Chris explaining why he is publishing the kind of magazine he is. Also includes table of contents with creator's names and indicia. Indicia states "Drawn and Quarterly".

A Dear John Letter from Your Dog on Moving Day (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Philip Fine (credied)
Pencils
John Oliveros (credited)
Inks
John Oliveros (credited)
Letters
John Oliveros (credited)

Genre
humour
Synopsis
A letter from a dog who is leaving his owner on the day he moves out of an apartment and into a house.
Reprints

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

Girly Girl and Her Pal Chuckie-Boy! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Pencils
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Inks
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]
Letters
Peter Bagge [as P. Bagge]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't feel so good...
Genre
humour
Characters
Girly Girl; Chuckie-Boy
Synopsis
Chuckie-Boy has a stomach ache and Girly Girl gives him stuff that should make him throw up but instead makes him better.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artwork is noted as copyright in 1984. Originally published in colour.

My Life in a Nutshell (Table of Contents: 5)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Matt Wagner; Trish
Synopsis
A year by year account of Joe's life up to 1988.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dated October 24, 1988. Feature name from table of contents, might also be considered Peepshow.

Apr. 10th, 1989 (Table of Contents: 6)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Inks
Joe Matt (credited); Trish
Letters
Joe Matt (credited); Trish

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Trish
Synopsis
Trish visits Joe in his strip and draws herself.
Reprints

Mar. 31st, 1988 (Table of Contents: 7)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt
Synopsis
Insecurity comes to visit Joe Matt, but he defeats it with white-out.
Reprints

July 31st, 1988 (Table of Contents: 8)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Trish; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis
Joe and Trish have a fight.
Reprints

Aug. 16th, 1988 (Table of Contents: 9)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis
Joe and Bernie discuss money.
Reprints

Apr. 17th, 1989 (Table of Contents: 10)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Matt Wagner; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis
Joe Matt hangs out with Matt Wagner and they discuss their girlfriends.
Reprints

May 8th, 1989. Greg (Table of Contents: 11)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Trish; Greg Hyland ?; Bernie Mireault
Synopsis
Joe is introduced to Greg but can't decide whether to call him up to talk to him or not.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Greg is described as "an animator who self published his own comic book", may be Greg Hyland.

July 18th, 1989 Happy Anniversary, Poopie! (Table of Contents: 12)

AutoMatt; Peepshow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Matt (credited)
Pencils
Joe Matt (credited)
Inks
Joe Matt (credited)
Letters
Joe Matt (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Trish
Synopsis
How Joe and Trish met.
Reprints

Christmas 1,000,000 B.C. (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
J. D. King (credited); Alice Sebold (credited, pages 1 and 2 only)
Pencils
J. D. King (credited)
Inks
J. D. King (credited)
Letters
J. D. King (credited)

Genre
humour
Characters
Santa Claus
Synopsis
Santa in 1,000,000 B.C, and a caveman trying to get his girlfriend a present.
Reprints

[Face of a woman] (Table of Contents: 14)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ruth Martinez (credited)
Inks
Ruth Martinez (credited)

Thermal Dynamics (The Failure to Rise and Fall of...) (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Oliveros (credited); Kim ? (idea, see notes)
Pencils
John Oliveros (credited)
Inks
John Oliveros (credited)
Letters
John Oliveros (credited)

Synopsis
The story of another planet where the Thermal Dynamics live.

Indexer Notes

End of story states "Thanks, Kim, for the idea!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Pencils
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Inks
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Letters
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For my first trick I will attempt to saw a volunteer in half...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Games Magazine #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Pencils
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Inks
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Letters
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Remember, Johnny! Watch out for his left jab...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Games Magazine #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Pencils
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Inks
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Letters
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Excuse me, Lady... what year is this?
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Games Magazine #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

7-Second Stories / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Pencils
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Inks
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]
Letters
Robert Leighton [as R. Leighton]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Steve! Right on time!
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Games Magazine #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mailly (signed)
Pencils
Mailly (signed)
Inks
Mailly (signed)
Letters
Mailly (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Every Saturday night, our proud warriors...
Synopsis
Two men standing in a bar with a caption underneath.

Indexer Notes

Title from contents page for this sequence and the next is "Three guys hard up on their luck".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mailly (signed)
Pencils
Mailly (signed)
Inks
Mailly (signed)
Letters
Mailly (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Peter Trash, 365 suits...
Synopsis
A man standing in front of a cityscape.

Out of Control Fantasy Comics (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Pencils
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Inks
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]
Letters
Anne D. Bernstein [as AD Bernstein]

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A woman goes through an entire fantasy relationship with a cute guy she sees.

U.S. Violent Americans (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Pencils
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Inks
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]
Letters
Dennis Worden [as D. Worden]

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A family pulls guns on each other to "convince" each other to do things like turn off the T.V.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Strip is dated 1985 so may have appeared somewhere else first.

Life After Three Card Monte (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Pencils
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Inks
Chris Oliveros (credited)
Letters
Chris Oliveros (credited)

Genre
biography
Characters
Chris Oliveros
Synopsis
Chris goes to New York City and gets swindled out of money for a present by playing three card monte.

[two people hugging] (Table of Contents: 25)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Oliveros (signed)
Inks
John Oliveros (signed)

Synopsis
Small reproduction of a print of a closeup of two people hugging or lying down together.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[Man with 4 babies] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)
Inks
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)
Colors
Joe Matt (signed) (painting)

Indexer Notes

On back cover of magazine.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Can't Work! Too Many Distractions!"]
  2. 1. [Woman with snake]
  3. 2. Drawn & Quarterly Contents
  4. 3. A Dear John Letter from Your Dog on Moving Day
  5. 4. ["I don't feel so good..."]
    Girly Girl and Her Pal Chuckie-Boy!
  6. 5. My Life in a Nutshell
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  7. 6. Apr. 10th, 1989
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  8. 7. Mar. 31st, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  9. 8. July 31st, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  10. 9. Aug. 16th, 1988
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  11. 10. Apr. 17th, 1989
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  12. 11. May 8th, 1989. Greg
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  13. 12. July 18th, 1989 Happy Anniversary, Poopie!
    AutoMatt; Peepshow
  14. 13. Christmas 1,000,000 B.C.
  15. 14. [Face of a woman]
  16. 15. Thermal Dynamics (The Failure to Rise and Fall of...)
  17. 16. ["For my first trick I will attempt to saw a volunteer in half..."]
    7-Second Stories
  18. 17. ["Remember, Johnny! Watch out for his left jab..."]
    7-Second Stories
  19. 18. ["Excuse me, Lady... what year is this?"]
    7-Second Stories
  20. 19. ["Hello, Steve! Right on time!"]
    7-Second Stories
  21. 20. ["Every Saturday night, our proud warriors..."]
  22. 21. ["Peter Trash, 365 suits..."]
  23. 22. Out of Control Fantasy Comics
  24. 23. U.S. Violent Americans
  25. 24. Life After Three Card Monte
  26. 25. [two people hugging]
  27. 26. [Man with 4 babies]
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