(1990)

Kitchen Sink Press, 1988 Series
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Volume
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Price
16.95 USD; 20.35 CAD
Pages
172
On-sale Date
1990-08-23
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Kitchen Sink Press, Inc.
Brand
Kitchen Sink Press
ISBN
0-87816-074-4 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Dave Schreiner

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.

A hardcover edition (0-87816-073-6) was published with a $29.65 cover price.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Colors
Ray Fehrenbach
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae

Indexer Notes

Cover design and color by Ray Fehrenbach, from original art by Al Capp.

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Al Capp; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Li'l Abner Dailies Volume Nine: 1943
Characters
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae

Indexer Notes

Title page. One panel repeated oversize from interior.

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

Li'l Abner / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Li'l Abner
Characters
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae

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

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

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Li'l Abner Dailies Volume Nine: 1943
Characters
Daisy Mae

Indexer Notes

Front matter

The Fastest Strip on Earth (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Don Thompson
Pencils
Al Capp; ? (photograph)
Inks
Al Capp; ? (photograph)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Li'l Abner; Al Capp
Keywords
Newspaper comic strip

Indexer Notes

Commentary of the strip's pacing.

1943: 'El Champo' (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Schreiner
Pencils
Al Capp; ? (photograph)
Inks
Al Capp; ? (photograph)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Al Capp; Sgt. Henry Newell; Sgt. Herbert Schon; Sgt. Steve Dermady; Sgt. Walter Weisbecker; Cpl. Herbert Moore; Adolf Hitler; Benito Mussolini; British pilot; American pilot; Adam Lazonga; George Bernard Shaw; Patricia Hallroom; Patricia Hall; Adorable Jones; Winston Churchill; Fearless Fosdick
Keywords
1943; Army; newspaper comic strip; Second World War; World War II

Indexer Notes

The editor's commentary on the year 1943, in the strip and in the world. Includes characters and their likely inspirations. Includes photo of Capp with army public relations men. Includes Capp's cover for sheet music of "The U.S.A. by Day and the R.A.F. by Night," by Hal Block and Bob Musel.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Li'l Abner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp

Characters
Daisy Mae; Romeo Scragg

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 151 pages (report information)

Script
Al Capp
Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Al Capp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yo' done advertised fo' a youth o' fine ed-joo-cayshun, han'some appearance, and splendid soshul background -- so hyar ah IS!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Daisy Mae; Romeo Scragg; Aunt Bessie; Lord Cecil Cesspool; Droopingham; Curse; Shadrack Throwback; One-Fault Jones; Adorable Jones; Madame Lazonga; Gat Garson; Big Banislouse; Ramrod Ramsbottom; Bet-a-Million Bashby; Patricia Hallroom
Keywords
Doppelganger; double; lookalike; mistaken identity; newspaper comic strip; Sadie Hawkins Day

Indexer Notes

Compilation of daily newspaper comic strips from December 31, 1942 through December 16, 1943. Significant story arcs include: the Scraggs force Daisy Mae to work as a model; Aunt Bessie pursues Lord Cecil Cesspool; Li'l Abner and Daisy Mae are shanghaied to a tropical island; Shadrack Throwback has never encountered women; all the women fall for Adorable Jones; Mammy and Pappy are trapped inside the Burpinyore Vase; Gat Garson masquerades as Li'l Abner; Ramrod Ramsbottom dominates Dogpatch; Patricia Hallroom's dancing drives all the men wild.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Li'l Abner / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

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

Li'l Abner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Colors
Ray Fehrenbach
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the 1943 run of Al Capp's L'il Abner, Madama Lazonga taught Daisy Mae how to woo, and Abner came perilously close to the fate he dreaded most.
Characters
Daisy Mae; Romeo Scragg

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Design and colors by Ray Fehrenbach, from original art by Al Capp.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Li'l Abner Dailies Volume Nine: 1943"]
  4. 3. ["Li'l Abner"]
    Li'l Abner
  5. 4. ["Li'l Abner Dailies Volume Nine: 1943"]
  6. 5. The Fastest Strip on Earth
  7. 6. 1943: 'El Champo'
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Li'l Abner
  9. 8. ["Yo' done advertised fo' a youth o' fine ed-joo-cayshun, han'some appearance, and splendid soshul background -- so hyar ah IS!"]
    Li'l Abner
  10. 9. ["Nine volumes and counting in Kitchen Sink Press's compete reprinting of Al Capp's Li'l Abner!"]
    Li'l Abner
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. ["In the 1943 run of Al Capp's L'il Abner, Madama Lazonga taught Daisy Mae how to woo, and Abner came perilously close to the fate he dreaded most."]
    Li'l Abner
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