(August 1984)

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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1984-04-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
First Comics, Inc
Brand
First Comics
Editing
Mike Gold

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #45.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Grimjack / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Timothy Truman (signed as Truman)
Inks
Timothy Truman (signed as Truman)
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Grimjack
Reprints

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

Spill Yer Guts! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Ostrander (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Letters page, but since no letters has a column by John Ostrander telling how the book came about. Also a small repro of the cover for the next issue and a short promo.

A Shade of Truth (Table of Contents: 2)

Grimjack / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
John Ostrander
Pencils
Timothy Truman (as Tim Truman)
Inks
Timothy Truman (as Tim Truman)
Colors
Janice Cohen
Letters
John Workman

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Grimjack
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ties in to Trade War

Submitting Submissions (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

First Notes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

He's Fighting Back! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Starslayer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Discover the Mystery of the Red Planet (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Mars / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Various ads] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

First Comics at Your Doorstep (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

First Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Scapegoat in Four Colors Part 1 (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Meyerson
Pencils
(various)
Inks
(various)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Part one of a history of the evolution of the Comics Code.

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with parts of panels from pre-Code comics.

The Revolution Will Be Televised! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

American Flagg / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The First Choice (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

First Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Grimjack
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Spill Yer Guts!
  3. 2. A Shade of Truth
    Grimjack
  4. 3. Submitting Submissions
    First Notes
  5. 4. He's Fighting Back!
    Starslayer
  6. 5. Discover the Mystery of the Red Planet
    Mars
  7. 6. [Various ads]
  8. 7. First Comics at Your Doorstep
    First Comics
  9. 8. Scapegoat in Four Colors Part 1
  10. 9. The Revolution Will Be Televised!
    American Flagg
  11. 10. The First Choice
    First Comics
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