(January 1999)

Fantagraphics, 1997 Series
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Price
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
published three times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Barcode
074470901259 01
Editing
Gary Groth
Color
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Brad Angell listed as Art Director.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Chris Brownrigg

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Norma And Negra
Characters
Norma Costigan; Negra
Reprints

Letters (Table of Contents: 1)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Penny Century (Table of Contents: 2)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Penny Century; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]
Synopsis
Nude Penny leaves an open bottle of wine on a table.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Loser Leave Oxnard (Table of Contents: 3)

Locas / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Negra; Norma Costigan; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Bolani; Guy Goforth
Synopsis
Hopey is making heavy work of bartending at Norma's party and gets the sack. The party turns sour after Bolani strips and urinates in the pool. Negra flees. Hopey has to call around all her friends to get a lift home, and as a last resort has to ask Goforth.
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¡Inquiritis! (Table of Contents: 4)

Locas / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Penny Century; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]
Synopsis
Penny is hiding out at Isabel's, where they reminisce before going out to buy groceries. On the television news they hear that Penny's husband H.R. Costigan has slipped into a coma.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

Story continues on from the opener.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

To Be Announced / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here comes the devils with their ice creams!
Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

One More Ladies' Man (Table of Contents: 6)

Locas / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Ray Dominguez; Joe; “Frogmouth” Velvet [Vivian Solis]; Negra; Negra's Friend; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Penny Century; Danita Lincoln
Synopsis
A visit to a strip-club leaves Ray in a melancholic mood. He goes for a drive and encounters Negra and her friend, who have broken down. He gives them a lift, which does nothing to improve his mood. He winds up in Denny's All Night, where he sees Hopey and Goforth, and spends the rest of the night thinking about the past.
Reprints
Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

First appearance of "Frogmouth"

Nobody? So... (Table of Contents: 7)

Locas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
drama
Characters
Penny Century; Izzy [Isabel Ortiz Ruebens]
Synopsis
Penny and Isabel say goodbye, but Penny leaves before hearing Costigan has died.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continues on from Inquiritis.

Cocktail Hour With Mini Rivero (Table of Contents: 8)

Mini Rivero / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Chris Brownrigg
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Mini Rivero; Space Girl; Donny Esmond
Synopsis
Mini interviews Space Girl on her T.V. show.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Norma And Negra"]
  2. 1. Letters
  3. 2. Penny Century
    Locas
  4. 3. Loser Leave Oxnard
    Locas
  5. 4. ¡Inquiritis!
    Locas
  6. 5. ["Here comes the devils with their ice creams!"]
    To Be Announced
  7. 6. One More Ladies' Man
    Locas
  8. 7. Nobody? So...
    Locas
  9. 8. Cocktail Hour With Mini Rivero
    Mini Rivero
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gordon Keys
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