(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
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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.
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[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.
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[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.
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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
Related Scans
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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