(December 1985)

Fantagraphics, 1985 Series
Price:
2.00 USD; 2.70 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
More or less monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Editing:
Gary Groth (Reprint Material Editor); Kim Thompson (Editorial Co-ordinator)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Baxter interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

Issue Notes

1st printing: September 1985


[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:
Tse Tse [Rosa Colores Arriaga Banuelos]; Rena Titañon; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Rand Race; Penny Century; Duke Morales; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]

Loving the Rocket: A Guide to Maggie's World (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kim Thompson
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Also included are production credits, a distributor list and indicia

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

Mechanics / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Paul Rivoche

Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]
Synopsis:
Illustration of the character standing thigh deep in a mud field.
Reprints:

[Mechanics Part 6] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mechanics / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; science fiction
Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens];
Daffy [Daphne Matsumoto]; Tse Tse [Rosa Colores Arriaga Banuelos]; Rena Titañon; Rand Race; Ki Ki; Duke Morales; Yax Haxley; Penny Century; Bernie Carbo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Toyo's Request (Table of Contents: 5)

Mechanics / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Jocko; Bernie Carbo; Rena Titañon; Yuki; Toyo Hibonales; Sharkey; Zono Hibonales; Bull Marie; Duke Morales [Manuel Morales]; Sergeant Jipín; Burro
Reprints:

Look Out for... Lloyd Llewellyn (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Retro Rocky (Table of Contents: 7)

Rocky and Fumble / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Rocky Rhodes; Fumble; Rocky's Mom [Melba Rhodes]; Rocky's Dad [John Rhodes]; Raymond
Synopsis:
Rocky recalls how she got Fumble.
Reprints:

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

["Hi, girls. How are you feeling?"] (Table of Contents: 9)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jaime] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]
Synopsis:
The narrator asks the girls their feelings on being inside a color comic book for the first time. The joke being that this page is in black & white.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mechanics
  2. 1. Loving the Rocket: A Guide to Maggie's World
  3. 2. Mechanics - The Love and the Rocket
    Mechanics
  4. 3. [Mechanics Part 6]
    Mechanics
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Toyo's Request
    Mechanics
  7. 6. Look Out for... Lloyd Llewellyn
  8. 7. Retro Rocky
    Rocky and Fumble
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. ["Hi, girls. How are you feeling?"]
    Locas
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Mike Nielsen
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