Measles #2
(Easter 1999)

Fantagraphics, 1998 Series
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Price
2.95 USD
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Gilbert Hernandez; Kim Thompson
Color
Color Cover, Black & White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez; Rick Altergott; Jaime Hernandez; Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez; Rick Altergott; Jaime Hernandez; Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Colors
Rhea Patton

Characters
Venus; Professor Eggrod; Kid Firechief

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

Venus / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters
Venus
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bzzt click. Yes Sir...
Genre
children
Characters
Venus; Jim Martian; Fritzi; Mad Dog Crater; Petra
Synopsis
Venus visits an alien-themed amusement park with her aunt.
Reprints

La Blanca (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
biography
Characters
La Blanca
Synopsis
The strange story of a ghost
Reprints
Keywords
Ghost

Indexer Notes

“A true story.” “A tip of the hat to Mom Hernandez for a great tale...”

The Oedwards File (Table of Contents: 4)

Olaf Oedwards, Kid Firechief / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Pencils
Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Inks
Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Letters
Steven Weissman [as Ribs]

Genre
children
Characters
Olaf Oedwards; Smokey Joe; Rosie Cheeks; Carl Oedwards; Amy Van Auken
Synopsis
Just how did a kid get to be firechief?
Reprints

Punctuation Duck Capricious Canine (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Henderson
Pencils
Sam Henderson
Inks
Sam Henderson
Letters
Sam Henderson

Genre
children
Characters
Punctuation Duck; Capricious Canine
Synopsis
A duck that speaks in punctuation marks.

"...could have saved the planet." (Table of Contents: 6)

Professor Eggrod / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rick Altergott
Pencils
Rick Altergott
Inks
Rick Altergott
Letters
Rick Altergott

Genre
children
Characters
Professor Eggrod; Nibblett; Barman; Old Angus
Synopsis
Nibblett is drowning his sorrows.

The Legend Of Celestra (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mario Hernandez
Pencils
Mario Hernandez
Inks
Mario Hernandez
Letters
Mario Hernandez

Characters
Celestra
Synopsis
Celstra is sent to appease the demons.

Indexer Notes

Pages 3 and 2 are transposed.

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

Venus / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Glinda's usually pretty nice...
Genre
children
Characters
Venus; Glinda; Yoshio; Miguel Mendoza; Petra; Fritzi
Synopsis
Venus contemplates her friend and boys.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Frank / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Woodring
Pencils
Jim Woodring
Inks
Jim Woodring
Colors
Jim Woodring
Letters
Jim Woodring

Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Venus
  3. 2. ["Bzzt click. Yes Sir..."]
    Venus
  4. 3. La Blanca
  5. 4. The Oedwards File
    Olaf Oedwards, Kid Firechief
  6. 5. Punctuation Duck Capricious Canine
  7. 6. "...could have saved the planet."
    Professor Eggrod
  8. 7. The Legend Of Celestra
  9. 8. ["Glinda's usually pretty nice..."]
    Venus
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Frank
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Frank Plowright
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gordon Keys