Raw #7
([May] 1985)

Raw Books, 1980 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
6.00 USD
Pages
?
Indicia frequency
Published about twice a year
On-sale date
1985-05-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Raw Books & Graphics
Editing
Art Spiegelman; Françoise Mouly
Color
Color Covers; Black & White Interiors with some Color
Dimensions
10.5" x 14.12" (26.67 cm x 35.86 cm)
Binding
Saddle-Stitched (#1-7); Squarebound (#8)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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

"RAW is published about twice a year by RAW BOOKS & GRAPHICS, 27 Greene Street, NYC, N.Y. 100013. It is not published by or connected with Real Art Ways (RAW) INK (INC) or any other organization. Entire contents ©1985 by Raw Books & Graphics unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved. ISSN 0742-4434; We are not responsible for unsolicited submissions. Send only nonreturnable photocopies.; Publisher: Françoise Mouly; Design & Production: Françoise Mouly; Design Associate: Mark Michaelson; Aides: Tomas Bunk, Kevin Hein, Paul Karasik, Mark Newgarden; SPECIAL THANKS TO: Yoshiko Kasuga, Robert Legault, Sonny O'Chiai, Kosei Ono; Typesetting: Daniel R. Shapiro; Printing: Malmar Graphics, NYC; Binding: Dependable Bindery, NYC"

Keywords
adult; alternative; treasury; underground comix

The Torn-Again Graphix Magazine (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Art Spiegelman (signed)
Inks
Art Spiegelman (signed)
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Note: The top right hand corner of all issues was torn off & thrown in a pile; a corner picked at random was taped inside, with a piece of black tape; An ironic gesture to both high grade collectors and mass production.

Torn Together (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joost Swarte
Pencils
Joost Swarte
Inks
Joost Swarte
Colors
?
Letters
Joost Swarte

Genre
humor

Raw 7 (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
Daniel R. Shapiro (typesetting)

Indexer Notes

table of contents with piece of the torn cover attached; production credits, indicia, a list of other available RAW publications for sale

Advertisement (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jelly Roll Morton's Voodoo Curse (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
Jelly Roll Morton; Billy Young; Madame Elise; Anita Gonzalez; Laura Hunter [Eulalie Echo]
Synopsis
Jelly Roll's own words are used to illustrate this story about how a curse may have caused his decline and fall in show business and in life.
Reprints

A Very Strange Trip (Table of Contents: 5)

Fermin & Piker / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]; Nacho Piño (Translation)
Pencils
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]
Inks
Javier Mariscal [as Mariscal]
Colors
?
Letters
Tomas Bunk

Characters
Fermin; Piker
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

The first page only is in color.

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sue Coe (painting)
Inks
Sue Coe (painting)
Colors
Sue Coe (painting)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mine

Radioactive Guilt - Ritual Sacrifice in Reagan's America (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lloyd deMause
Pencils
Sue Coe
Inks
Sue Coe
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A text article excerpted from the writer's "Reagan's America" (Creative Roots, 1984). Accompanied by ten illustrations of varying sizes.

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

Dog-Boy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Burns
Pencils
Charles Burns
Inks
Charles Burns
Letters
Charles Burns

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yo! Dog-Boy! Get your face out of those plates and look what I got for you!
Characters
Dog Boy; Rondy; Linda; Donna; Lois; Betty; Mandy

You Know Where to Find Me At (Table of Contents: 9)

Amy & Jordan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Beyer
Pencils
Mark Beyer
Inks
Mark Beyer
Letters
Mark Beyer

Characters
Amy; Jordan

Maus, Chapter Six: Mouse Trap (Table of Contents: 10)

Maus, A Survivor's Tale / comic story / ? pages (report information)

Script
Art Spiegelman
Pencils
Art Spiegelman
Inks
Art Spiegelman
Letters
Art Spiegelman

Reprints

Indexer Notes

a small-size insert

Maus, a Survivor's Tale: Synopsis (Table of Contents: 11)

recap / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Synopsis accompanied by a half-page photo taken by Jeffrey S. Kriger

The Passion of Saint Sluggo (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Charles Burns; Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]; Art Spiegelman
Inks
Charles Burns; Eddy Vermeulen [as Ever Meulen]; Art Spiegelman

Characters
Sluggo; Nancy

Indexer Notes

A double-page centerspread.

I Am a Cliché (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Greil Marcus
Pencils
Scott Gillis
Inks
Scott Gillis
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Story accompanied by ten illustrations of varying sizes.

Peer Pressure (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Francis Masse; Kim Thompson (Translation)
Pencils
Francis Masse
Inks
Francis Masse
Letters
Tomas Bunk

Characters
Cynthia; Rodney
Reprints
  • from ?

Shogun Tofu (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Pencils
Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Inks
Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Colors
Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Letters
Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]

Keywords
manga

Indexer Notes

The first page only is in color.

Raw Fish Grafix (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Yosuke Kawamura (painting)
Inks
Yosuke Kawamura (painting)
Colors
Yosuke Kawamura (painting)

Tokyo Raw (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Leonard Koren; Robert Legault; Françoise Mouly; Art Spiegelman
Pencils
George Herriman; Yosuke Kawamura; Mark Beyer; Gary Panter; Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Inks
George Herriman; Yosuke Kawamura; Mark Beyer; Gary Panter; Teruhiko Yumura [as Terry Yumura]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Thirteen small text pieces accompanied by fourteen small illustrations: Three by Kawamura and Beyer, two by Yumura, one by Panter. The text pieces are titled "Lost in Face," "Arigato, Mr. Roboto," "Disposable Architecture," "A Slanted Point of View," "Lost in Space," Nippin' the Hand That Feeds Us," "It's 10 AM. Do You Know Where Your Husband Is?," "Next Flavor for Tofutti!," "Going First Class," "A Very Subtle Blend of 11 Different Herbs and Spices!," "Socks and Bonds" and "Conversational English for Adults Only (excerpts). The single Herriman illustration is taken from a March 30 Krazy Kat page (unknown year).

Jiraiya the Ninja Boy (Table of Contents: 18)

Jiraiya the Ninja Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Shigeru Sugiura; Kosei Ono (Translation)
Pencils
Shigeru Sugiura
Inks
Shigeru Sugiura
Letters
Sugiura Shigeru

Characters
Jiraiya the Ninja Boy; Sensei; Princess
Synopsis
Jiraiya is given the mission of rescuing the king's kidnapped daughter.
Keywords
manga

Indexer Notes

This story was created just for this issue.

Tokyo Raw Data (Table of Contents: 19)

credits, title page / 0.19 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Brief blurbs on this issue's Japanese artists, plus Gary Panter.

Foundry (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 0.81 page (report information)

Script
Gary Panter [as Gars Panter]
Pencils
Gary Panter [as Gars Panter]
Inks
Gary Panter [as Gars Panter]
Letters
Gary Panter [as Gars Panter]

Red Flowers (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Yoshiharu Tsuge; Yoshiko Kasuga (Translation)
Pencils
Yoshiharu Tsuge
Inks
Yoshiharu Tsuge
Letters
Phil Felix

Characters
Sayoko Kikuchi; Customer; Masaji
Reprints
Keywords
manga

Indexer Notes

A 9" x 5.5" (22.86 cm x 13.97 cm) insert stapled to the magazine's spine. Notations by Yoshiko Kasuga, Paul Karasik and Art Spiegelman. "Osewa-sama deshita: Kosei Ono, Yoshiko Kasuga, Akira Satake, Sonny and Hidé."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

School of Visual Arts (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Torn-Again Graphix Magazine
  2. 1. Torn Together
  3. 2. Raw 7
  4. 3. Advertisement
  5. 4. Jelly Roll Morton's Voodoo Curse
  6. 5. A Very Strange Trip
    Fermin & Piker
  7. 6. ["Mine"]
  8. 7. Radioactive Guilt - Ritual Sacrifice in Reagan's America
  9. 8. ["Yo! Dog-Boy! Get your face out of those plates and look what I got for you!"]
    Dog-Boy
  10. 9. You Know Where to Find Me At
    Amy & Jordan
  11. 10. Maus, Chapter Six: Mouse Trap
    Maus, A Survivor's Tale
  12. 11. Maus, a Survivor's Tale: Synopsis
  13. 12. The Passion of Saint Sluggo
  14. 13. I Am a Cliché
  15. 14. Peer Pressure
  16. 15. Shogun Tofu
  17. 16. Raw Fish Grafix
  18. 17. Tokyo Raw
  19. 18. Jiraiya the Ninja Boy
    Jiraiya the Ninja Boy
  20. 19. Tokyo Raw Data
  21. 20. Foundry
  22. 21. Red Flowers
  23. 22. ["A fascinating world is in store for you."]
  24. 23. School of Visual Arts
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Samuels
  • Frank Motler
  • R. S. Martin