(June 1985)

First, 1985 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
11.95 USD
Pages:
100
On-sale date:
1985-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
First Graphic Novel
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Gold
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11"
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

"Howard Chaykin's American Flagg!" logo created by Alex Jay. Noted in the indicia as "First Comics Graphic Novel Number Three."

Continues in American Flagg!: Southern Comfort (First, 1987 series).


Hard Times (Table of Contents)

American Flagg / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed) (painted)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed) (painted)
Colors:
Howard Chaykin (signed) (painted)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Kreiger
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover. Cover based on cover of American Flagg (First, 1983 series) #3.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Michael Moorcock
Letters:
typeset

[Hard Times Prologue] (Table of Contents: 2)

American Flagg / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Linda Lessman
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New story for this collection.

[Hard Times Part 1] (Table of Contents: 3)

American Flagg / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hilton Kreiger; Reuben Flagg; Gretchen Holstrum; Raul; Mandy Kreiger; Charles Blitz; Cyril Farid-Khan
Synopsis:
New Plexus Ranger Reuben Flagg takes up his assignment in the Chicago Plexmall.
Reprints:

[Hard Times Part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

American Flagg / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Raul; Reuben Flagg; Conrad Kreiger; Gretchen Holstrum; Mandy Kreiger; Cyril Farid-Khan; Charles Blitz; Dagmar Liebowitz; Amy Clanahan; Michael Clanahan; Ernesto Hernandez; Ester De La Cristo; C.G. Marakova; Medea Blitz; John Scheiskopf
Synopsis:
Flagg acts as Mayor Blitz's bodyguard as more new-comers arrive in Chicago. Conrad Kreiger is murdered.
Reprints:

[Hard Times Conclusion] (Table of Contents: 5)

American Flagg / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Kreiger; Charles Blitz; Raul; Martin Flotsky; Nadine Domeczek; John Scheiskopf; Harris Angrilli; Medea Blitz; Cyril Farid-Khan
Synopsis:
Flagg solves the mystery of the murder of Hilton Kreiger.
Reprints:

Howard Chaykin (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Biography of creator Howard Chaykin.

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hard Times
    American Flagg
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. [Hard Times Prologue]
    American Flagg
  4. 3. [Hard Times Part 1]
    American Flagg
  5. 4. [Hard Times Part 2]
    American Flagg
  6. 5. [Hard Times Conclusion]
    American Flagg
  7. 6. Howard Chaykin
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