(October 1985)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.70 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1985
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Recommended for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Editing
Kim Thompson (co-ordination); Gary Groth (reprint material)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Inks
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Colors
Paul Rivoche
Letters
Kevin Nowlan (logo design); typeset

Genre
drama; science fiction
Characters
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Rand Race; Penny Century; Rena Titañon; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaur; wrench

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Also includes production credits and indicia

Mechanics - Love and the Rocket (Table of Contents: 2)

Locas / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Paul Rivoche
Letters
Kevin Nowlan (logo design); typeset

Characters
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Penny Century
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaur; spear

Indexer Notes

This reprints the front cover, minus the "Love and Rockets" logo, publisher brand, issue number and price.

[Mechanics Parts 1 to 3] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mechanics / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Paul Rivoche
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
drama; science fiction
Characters
Rand Race; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Duke Morales; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Yax Haxley; Mr. Escareno; Tse Tse [Rosa Colores Arriaga Banuelos]; Penny Century [Beatriz Garcia]; Ben Ruben; Rena Titañon; Guillermo del Juevín; Pedero Rodriguez San Jo; Old Timer [Ruben]
Synopsis
Maggie, Rand Race and the rest are in Zimbodia to fix a rocket ship that landed in the jungle years before.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

[Expect the Unexpected In...] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

On th' Road Ag'in (Table of Contents: 5)

Penny Century / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Paul Rivoche
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Characters
Penny Century; Bomber Bones; Big 'Turo; H. R. Costigan; Norma (wordless single-panel)
Synopsis
H. R. Costigan has hired Bomber to find Penny Century. When he comes across her by accident, she doesn't let him know who she is. Big 'Turo finally drags her back to Costigan's place. Later on, she flees again.
Reprints

Fantagraphics Books - Comic Books for a New Generation! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Hey Hopey (Table of Contents: 7)

Locas / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Paul Rivoche
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Joey Glass
Synopsis
Siblings Hopey and Joey talk about their mother and Maggie.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mechanics
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. Mechanics - Love and the Rocket
    Locas
  4. 3. [Mechanics Parts 1 to 3]
    Mechanics
  5. 4. [Expect the Unexpected In...]
  6. 5. On th' Road Ag'in
    Penny Century
  7. 6. Fantagraphics Books - Comic Books for a New Generation!
  8. 7. Hey Hopey
    Locas
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
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