(October 1995)

Image, 1995 Series
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Price
2.25 USD; 3.20 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Image Comics, Inc.
Brand
Image
Barcode
?
Editing
Ann Huntington Busiek (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy paper
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jack-in-the-Box
Reprints

A Little Knowledge (Table of Contents: 1)

Astro City / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Brent Anderson
Inks
Brent Anderson
Colors
Steve Buccellato; Electric Crayon
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the greatest city in the world.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jack-in-the-Box [Zachary Johnson]; Andrew Eisenstein; Tamra Dixon; The Deacon; Quarrel [Jessica Darlene Taggart]
Synopsis
A small-time crook sees Jack-in-the-Box unmasked and has to decide what to do with that knowledge.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Homages in this story include the Chesler neighborhood, Biro Island, Craig Avenue Bar & Grill, Ingels Street, Davis Grocers, Kamen's Deli, and Elder's Gym. Winged Victory, The Confessor, Boilermaker, The Middleman, and Samaritan are mentioned in the story.

Greetings from Astro City (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Art Nichols (background art); Curt Swan (illo); Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Inks
Art Nichols (background art); Murphy Anderson (illo); Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Colors
?; Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Samaritan; Winged Victory; Marta

Indexer Notes

Letters with responses from Kurt Busiek, an illustration of Samaritan, and a preview of the next issue with a small reproduction of its cover.

Astro City Character Gallery (Table of Contents: 3)

Astro City / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jack-in-the-Box
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencil design sketch

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Astro City
  2. 1. A Little Knowledge
    Astro City
  3. 2. Greetings from Astro City
  4. 3. Astro City Character Gallery
    Astro City
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Ken St. Andre
  • Michael Rhode
  • Robert Montgomery
  • Jim Van Dore