(1992)

Kitchen Sink Press, 1988 Series
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Price
18.95 USD; 22.80 CAD
Pages
180
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Kitchen Sink Press, Inc.
Brand
Kitchen Sink Press
ISBN
0-87816-127-9 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Dave Schreiner

Issue Notes

Hardcover edition (ISBN 0-87816-126-0) available at $34.95.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Colors
Ray Fehrenbach
Letters
Al Capp; typeset

Characters
Li'l Abner; Dumpington van Lump; Hawk Gal; J. Roaringham Fatback; Kigmies
Keywords
Kigmy

Indexer Notes

Cover design (possibly by Ray Fehrenbach) from 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 / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Li'l Abner Dailies Volume Fifteen: 1949
Characters
Li'l Abner; Pappy Yokum; Daisy Mae; Hawk Gal; Dogpatcher

Indexer Notes

Title page; front mater; spot illustrations

Full o' Beans, Confidence an' Hope!! (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Goulart
Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Li'l Abner
Keywords
1949; Cartoonist; newspaper comic strip

Indexer Notes

Commentary on another year of the strip.

Capp on Thinking: Exceprts From the Famous Artists Cartoon Course (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Abner / text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Capp
Pencils
Al Capp; Milton Caniff
Inks
Al Capp; Milton Caniff
Letters
Al Capp; typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Rube Goldberg; Milton Caniff; Al Capp; Gurney Williams; Harry Haenigsen; Willard Mullin; Daisy Mae; Dumpington van Lump
Keywords
Cartoonist; correspondence course; correspondence school; newspaper comic strip

Indexer Notes

Capp's lesson from the Famous Artists Cartoon Course, liberally illustrated by strips from the Dumpingtom van Lump story arc included in this volume. Caricature of the artists by Milt Caniff.

The Evolution of the Kigmy (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Schreiner
Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Kigmies
Keywords
Cartoonist; Kigmy

Indexer Notes

Essay on Capp's creation of the Kigmy, including Capp's development sketches.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 165 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
She's recovering!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Daisy Mae; Dumpington van Lump; Joe Rattigan; invisible friend; J. Roaringham Fatback; sculptor; Al Capp; One-Fault Jones; Kigmies; Wolf Gal; Pig Gal; Hawk Gal; Marryin' Sam; Fabulous Jones
Keywords
Hillbillies; hillbilly; invisible; kidnap; Kigmies; Kigmy; newspaper comic strip; pig; Sadie Hawkins Day; sculptor; statue; wedding

Indexer Notes

Compilation of daily newspaper strips from December 23, 1948 through January 11, 1950. Notable story arcs include: Daisy Mae is kidnapped as a bride for Dumpington van Lump; Li'l Abner's invisible friend joins Joe Ratigan in crime; J. Roaringham Fatback and his brother square off in a prize pig contest; Li'l Abner is forced to imitate a statue; Al Capp rewrites the ending to the 1943 One-Fault Jones story line; Kigmies bring world peace since they love to be kicked, removing the need for aggression; Kigmies are locked up, since the world economy runs on aggression; Li'l Abner survives the Sadie Hawkins race; Kigmies learn to kick back.

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

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

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

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

Script
Al Capp
Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
Al Capp
Colors
Ray Fehrenbach
Letters
Al Capp; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah don't know HOW ah kin git yo' Kigmies t' th' Yew-Nited States!!
Characters
Li'l Abner; Kigmies
Keywords
Kigmies; Kigmy

Indexer Notes

Back cover; one panel repeated colorized and repeated overlarge from interior.

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 Fifteen: 1949"]
  4. 3. Full o' Beans, Confidence an' Hope!!
  5. 4. Capp on Thinking: Exceprts From the Famous Artists Cartoon Course
    Li'l Abner
  6. 5. The Evolution of the Kigmy
  7. 6. ["She's recovering!"]
    Li'l Abner
  8. 7. ["Capp-tivating!"]
    Li'l Abner
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. ["Ah don't know HOW ah kin git yo' Kigmies t' th' Yew-Nited States!!"]
    Li'l Abner
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