(September 1985)

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1
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Pages
24 ?
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Editing
Chester Brown

Issue Notes

Issue was indexed from reprints in Yummy Fur (Vortex, 1986 series) #3, but total page count there is only 21 pages. 24 pages is assumed to be total count, unknown what contents of additional pages are, possibly letters pages.

Price not listed on cover.

The Man Who Couldn't Stop! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Synopsis
Woman being attacked by a werewolf.
Reprints

Adventures in Science (Table of Contents: 1)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A scientist demonstrates the difference between an earthworm and a piano.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In Yummy Fur (Vortex, 1986 series) #3, the last panel is printed as-is with "Tortured Canoe" in the address. In Ed the Happy Clown (Vortex, 1989 series) #[nn], the address is simply "Toronto Ontario".

Garbage Day (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A woman takes out the garbage and it runs away.
Reprints

My Old Neighborhood (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A naked alien gets shot in a suburban neighborhood.
Reprints

The Man Who Couldn't Stop (Table of Contents: 4)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A man sitting on a toilet just can't stop.
Reprints

An Authentic Innuit Folk Song (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A boy at school makes up an "authentic" Inuit folk song.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inuit is misspelled in the title. Spelling of title is corrected in Little Man reprint (2006 version, possibly in 1998 version).

I Live in the Bottomless Pit (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A man falls into a pit and meets the anti-Christ.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In the comments section of Little Man (2006 edition), Chester Brown mentions that the seventh issue of Yummy Fur may not be the first appearance of this strip. It was originally drawn for another zine but he doesn't remember the zine's name, the guy who published the zine or whether or not it ever appeared.

Ed the Happy Clown in Confinement (Table of Contents: 7)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Ed gets his makeup wiped off and his head shaved.
Reprints

Adventures in Science (Table of Contents: 8)

Ed the Happy Clown / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Brown
Pencils
Chester Brown
Inks
Chester Brown
Letters
Chester Brown

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
The man who couldn't stop is put in jail and accidentally helps everyone break out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinted in collections as "Chapter One" with slightly different formatting for first page.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Couldn't Stop!
  2. 1. Adventures in Science
    Ed the Happy Clown
  3. 2. Garbage Day
  4. 3. My Old Neighborhood
  5. 4. The Man Who Couldn't Stop
    Ed the Happy Clown
  6. 5. An Authentic Innuit Folk Song
  7. 6. I Live in the Bottomless Pit
  8. 7. Ed the Happy Clown in Confinement
    Ed the Happy Clown
  9. 8. Adventures in Science
    Ed the Happy Clown
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