(Spring 1999)

Fantagraphics, 1993 Series
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Price
4.50 USD; 5.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
?
Color
Black and White and Color
Dimensions
Various As Described
Binding
Saddle-Stitched (#1-12; 15); Perfect Bound (#13-14)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Printed at 155mm x 183mm (6.1" x 7.2"), four colour, saddle stitched. Most strips are modified from original appearance in Chicago newspaper New City.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chris Ware
Inks
Chris Ware
Colors
Chris Ware
Letters
Chris Ware

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our Evenings at Home Series • Appropriate for Any Occasion
Characters
Big Tex; Rocket Sam; Jimmy Corrigan's Father [James William Corrigan]; Jimmy Corrigan; Quimby the Mouse; Chalky White; Rusty Brown

Our Spring Novelty Library (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chris Ware
Pencils
Chris Ware
Inks
Chris Ware
Colors
Chris Ware
Letters
typeset; Chris Ware

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover. Mock periodical cover complete with the artist's mock-archaic graphics and writing style. Includes publisher and copyright credits along with an intro titled "Trees Leafing Out, Dog Urine Thawing" and a letter from "Mr. Dax Delap." Also includes a cutout "Acme Novelty" matchbox case.

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

Jimmy Corrigan the Smartest Kid On Earth / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Ware
Pencils
Chris Ware
Inks
Chris Ware
Colors
Chris Ware
Letters
Chris Ware

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, I'll get you boys some menus in a second... you know what you wanna have to drink?
Genre
drama; humor
Characters
Jimmy Corrigan; Jimmy Corrigan Snr.; Waitress, Mrs. Corrigan; Jimmy's Grandfather Jimmy
Synopsis
Jimmy learns more about his father and meets his grandfather
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Ware
Pencils
Chris Ware
Inks
Chris Ware
Colors
Chris Ware
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These complimentary sample views of one of our nation's many vital boroughs may be separated by following the guidelines...
Synopsis
Twelve cutout mundane views of a city with descriptive blurbs on the opposite side that can be stored in the cutout matchbox case from the inside front cover.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Activity begins on the inside back and back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Our Evenings at Home Series • Appropriate for Any Occasion"]
  2. 1. Our Spring Novelty Library
  3. 2. ["Okay, I'll get you boys some menus in a second... you know what you wanna have to drink?"]
    Jimmy Corrigan the Smartest Kid On Earth
  4. 3. ["These complimentary sample views of one of our nation's many vital boroughs may be separated by following the guidelines..."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Frank Plowright