Jizz #6
(August 1991)

Fantagraphics, 1991 Series
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Price
2.25 USD; 2.95 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
?
Editing
?
Color
Color Covers, Black and White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The cover month of publication (July) contradicts the indicia. Comic contains considerable text content. First printing: July 1991; Print run: 1800 copies


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo [as Steinman Goldfarberg]
Pencils
Scott Russo [as Steinman Goldfarberg]
Inks
Scott Russo [as Steinman Goldfarberg]
Colors
?
Letters
Scott Russo [as Steinman Goldfarberg]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello
Genre
biography

Spreading Warmth and Joy Since 1990 (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Characters
Scott Russo

Indexer Notes

With indicia at bottom

Editorial (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo [as Scotte Russow]; John Donne
Pencils
Scott Russo [as Scotte Russow]
Inks
Scott Russo [as Scotte Russow]
Letters
Scott Russo [as Scotte Russow]

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Russo rants against John Donne's "No Man is an Island"

Hey Kids! Time to Play Alienate Your Publisher (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor
Characters
Scott Russo
Synopsis
Russo mocks the blurb for Jizz #6 in the June 1991 Fantagraphics "Coming Attractions" flyer. A small-size image of the rejected cover for this issue is also included.

Al Hackendola (Fictitious Teacher of a Certain Fictitious Art School's Cartooning Dept.) (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Fanboy; Al Hackendola; Scott Russo
Synopsis
Comments on artistic integrity and the work ethic involved in mainstream comics
Keywords
Rant

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Scott Russo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
God, I'm so horny... I wish I could find a fat bitter comic artist who would sleep with me.
Characters
James Brady (photo); Michael Dukakis (photo); George Plimpton (photo); Dan Rather (photo); Bryant Gumbel (photo); Jane Pauley (photo); Willard Scott (photo)
Synopsis
Nine blurbs combined with assorted photos

The Magic Eightball (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Woman; Dog; The President
Synopsis
Assorted inexplicable happenings and comments

Indexer Notes

Pastiche of Eightball

Actual Dreams I've Had (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor

Kooky! (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Four text clippings and a few illustrations from oddball publications, most of them racist

Indexer Notes

"Special thanks to Jim Blanchard for sharing this material with me"

PBS Roundtable Discussion (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Discussion about AIDS

State of New Hampshire - Live Free or Die (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Glenn Westrom (photo collage)
Inks
Glenn Westrom (photo collage)
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I went to see a doctor about two years ago. He wasn't your ordinary M.D.
Genre
biography
Characters
Doctor; Chiropractor; Scott Russo
Synopsis
A strange experience at a doctor's office.

To Anyone Who Gives a Shit I Have the Following Mini-Comics for Sale (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gilligan's Island (A Heavily Symbolic Allegory for the Human Condition) (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
"A play in one act"

The World's Angriest Cartoonist (Table of Contents: 14)

Scott Russo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Characters
Scott Russo
Synopsis
Scott doesn't like the books he bought
Keywords
Rant

More Guns Less Nuns (Table of Contents: 15)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Mock-ad for an anti-nun rally

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo; ?
Letters
Scott Russo; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you've ever worked for the city you surely know about all the odd drawings and jokes that get passed around...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Russo shows a humorous "Astrological Sign Analysis" horoscope he found on the office fax machine.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The door slams shut loudly behind me as I climb the cracked stone staircase to the street.

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a single illustration

The Classifieds (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Scott Russo's Jizzbag (Table of Contents: 19)

letters page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

Indexer Notes

Letters from Justin Boise, Karin Falcone, George Maranville (a.k.a. Brother George), Laurence Sutherland, Cynthia McGarvie, J.J. Garland, Tamara and "Your Loving Daughter"

Etc. (Table of Contents: 20)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Scott Russo

Characters
George Herbert Walker Bush (photo); Gary Groth (photo); Ed Sullivan (photo)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Letters
Scott Russo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Step one: repeat: the art director is your friend... the art director is your friend...
Characters
Scott Russo

[Lincoln] (Table of Contents: 22)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Russo
Pencils
Scott Russo
Inks
Scott Russo
Colors
?

Characters
Abraham Lincoln

Indexer Notes

Illustration on back cover.