(March 1991)

A-Plus Comics, 1990 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.50 USD; 2.95 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A+ Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roger Broughton ?
Color:
Colour Cover; Black & White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Herbie Wants You! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; humour
Characters:
Herbie
Synopsis:
Herbie, dressed as Uncle Sam, points at the reader with one hand and holds a patriotic lollipop in the other.

Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon! (Table of Contents: 1)

Herbie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Letters:
Ed Hamilton ?
Editing:
Richard Hughes (original editor)

Genre:
humour; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker
Synopsis:
Herbie's father thinks his son will never amount to anything or do anything. Herbie goes to the zoo where he takes on a tiger. Then, he saves Senator Stevens who is lost at sea. Finally, he stops an alien invasion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is the first appearance of Herbie and features his peculiar way of flying and his ability to talk to animals and aliens. Herbie looks and talks differently in this pre-Herbie reprint.

Popnecker the Pilgrim! (Table of Contents: 2)

Herbie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Letters:
Ed Hamilton ?
Editing:
Richard Hughes (original editor)

Genre:
humour; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker
Synopsis:
Herbie's family owes money dating back to the Mayflower. Herbie travels back in time to set things straight.
Reprints:

Mussel-Man (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Q? (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero; humour

Withering Heights (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Nicola Cuti
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Letters:
John Byrne
Editing:
George Wildman (original editor)
Job Number:
D-6597

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

(c) ROG 2000, TM, Roger Broughton/SIS Prod. 1990. Credit for art: John Byrne

George Washington's Teeth! (Table of Contents: 5)

Herbie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Letters:
Ed Hamilton ?
Editing:
Richard Hughes (original editor)

Genre:
humour; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; George Washington; Paul Revere
Synopsis:
Herbie goes back in time to settle a dispute about how the US Revolutionary War started.
Reprints:

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

Herbie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Hard Day of Murgatroyd Minch! (Table of Contents: 7)

Herbie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney ?
Inks:
Ogden Whitney ?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton ?
Editing:
Richard Hughes (original editor)

Genre:
humour; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Synopsis:
A skinny fan wants to be just like Herbie.
Reprints:

The Space Broomstick (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Brad Everson]
Pencils:
Lloyd Cynwald
Inks:
Lloyd Cynwald
Letters:
?
Editing:
Richard Hughes (Original Editor)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
No one can explain the strange abilities of Archie Worple's broomstick.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Herbie Wants You!
  2. 1. Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon!
    Herbie
  3. 2. Popnecker the Pilgrim!
    Herbie
  4. 3. Mussel-Man
  5. 4. Withering Heights
  6. 5. George Washington's Teeth!
    Herbie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Herbie
  8. 7. The Hard Day of Murgatroyd Minch!
    Herbie
  9. 8. The Space Broomstick
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gary Perlman
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  • Peter Croome
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