(October 1985)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
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Price:
2.00 USD; 2.70 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Editing:
Kim Thompson (editorial co-ordination); Gary Groth (reprint material editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

Issue Notes

1st printing: June 1986


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mechanics / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
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]
Keywords:
dinosaur; wrench

Introduction (Table of Contents)

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)

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)

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) (Expand) /

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

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

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) (Expand) /

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

Hey Hopey (Table of Contents)

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) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mechanics
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. Mechanics - Love and the Rocket
  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]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein