(September 1992)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD; 2.95 CAD
Pages:
24
Indicia frequency:
thrice yearly
On-sale date:
1992
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
For mature readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
Editing:
Kim Thompson ?
Color:
Color Covers, Mostly Black and White Interiors with some Color- (#1-21); Color (#22 & 23)
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US (#1-18); 7.56" x 10.25" (19.2 cm x 26 cm) (#19-22); irregular sized (#23)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

First printing, July 1992.


["She wants a barbecue! Sam wants to boil a ham! Jake wants a weenie bake, steak and a layer cake!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Sam; Jake; Zubrick; Pogeybait; Dan Pussey

Ink Studs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
Why aren't artists figures of adoration?
Reprints:
Keywords:
Slice of Life

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Part Nine (Table of Contents)

Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Clay Loudermilk; Billings; Geat; Haskell; Dr Wilde; Precious; Tina Muskegon; Sal
Synopsis:
Clay decides to leave town
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Black and white except for the splash panel which is in color.

Value Valley (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Eightball / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.75 page (report information)

["Hey... Hey!... Do you party?"] (Table of Contents)

Erika Katz / cartoon / 0.125 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Erika Katz

Indexer Notes

On page 15 lower left.

Plug Corner (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rube Ruben / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.125 page (report information)

Eightballitis (Table of Contents)

Eightball / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Herb Lichtenstein (photograph)

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Bob Hartshorn, Dennis Worden, Michael Hashim, Todd Prudhomme and Brian Payne.

["Look! Somebody threw away an old lab coat!"] (Table of Contents)

Fuckface / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fuckface
Synopsis:
Fuckface poses as a gynecologist
Reprints:

The Artist's Life (Table of Contents)

Dan Pussey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Dan Pussey; Slugger Onions; Jilly
Synopsis:
Dan's introduction to fine art
Reprints:

["Psst! Hey buddy! I need to talk to you!"] (Table of Contents)

Zubrick and Pogeybait / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Zubrick; Pogeybait
Synopsis:
Zubrick's bad day
Reprints:

Eightball (Table of Contents)

Eightball / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Clowes
Pencils:
Daniel Clowes
Inks:
Daniel Clowes
Colors:
Daniel Clowes
Letters:
Daniel Clowes

Characters:
Sir God Eightball [Daniel Clowes]; Dan Pussey; Gregg; Lloyd Llewellyn
Synopsis:
Dan Clowes visits his characters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story concludes on the back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["She wants a barbecue! Sam wants to boil a ham! Jake wants a weenie bake, steak and a layer cake!"]
  2. 1. Ink Studs
  3. 2. Part Nine
    Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron
  4. 3. Value Valley
    Eightball
  5. 4. ["Hey... Hey!... Do you party?"]
    Erika Katz
  6. 5. Plug Corner
    Rube Ruben
  7. 6. Eightballitis
    Eightball
  8. 7. ["Look! Somebody threw away an old lab coat!"]
    Fuckface
  9. 8. The Artist's Life
    Dan Pussey
  10. 9. ["Psst! Hey buddy! I need to talk to you!"]
    Zubrick and Pogeybait
  11. 10. Eightball
    Eightball
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