(May 1997)

Fantagraphics, 1996 Series
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Price
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages
28
On-sale date
1997-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Barcode
074470901266 06
Editing
?
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Characters
Ugly girl
Reprints

Drink, Fucker! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Characters
Two drinkers
Synopsis
Bar philosophy
Reprints

Mosquito (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Primitives
Synopsis
A murder in the village
Reprints

Who Cares About Love? (Table of Contents: 3)

Letters From Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Venus; Yoshio; Glinda Gonzalez; Mr. Vasquez [David Vasquez]; Fritz; Petra; Carlos; Sergio; Kat
Synopsis
Assorted misunderstandings
Reprints

Equinox, Jr. (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Fake old-fashioned gag strip
Reprints

You Don't Change a Person's Mind, He Just Stops Arguing (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Reprints

Father's Day (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Dad; Mother; Daughter
Synopsis
A father goes in search of his absent teenage daughter
Reprints
Keywords
slice of life

Kidney Stoned (Table of Contents: 7)

Wilson / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Characters
Wilson
Synopsis
Wilson is present at a birth
Reprints

Are the Kids All Right? (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Seth; Gary Groth
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez
Editing
Seth; Gary Groth

Genre
humor
Characters
Gary Groth; Seth
Synopsis
Bemoaning contemporary culture
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Your New Favorite Pin-Up! (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Characters
Gilbert Hernandez
Synopsis
A nude self-portrait
Reprints

The Fights (Table of Contents: 10)

Twelve-Forty Two / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
biography; sports
Characters
John Lester Johnson; Jack Dempsey
Synopsis
Events in the life of John Lester Johnson
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The Love Swine (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Synopsis
An attempted kidnap
Reprints

Roy (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
humor
Characters
Roy; Judith; Homeless Woman
Synopsis
Roy does good
Reprints

Indexer Notes

At one point during the story the cover illustration is depicted as a wall painting discussed by the characters.

Kidney Stoned Again (Table of Contents: 13)

Venus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Venus; Fritz; Enrique
Synopsis
Venus hears about Fritz's boyfriend
Reprints
Keywords
slice of life

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Venus
Synopsis
Venus plays with dolls of her friends and relations
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Drink, Fucker!
  3. 2. Mosquito
  4. 3. Who Cares About Love?
    Letters From Venus
  5. 4. Equinox, Jr.
  6. 5. You Don't Change a Person's Mind, He Just Stops Arguing
  7. 6. Father's Day
  8. 7. Kidney Stoned
    Wilson
  9. 8. Are the Kids All Right?
  10. 9. Your New Favorite Pin-Up!
  11. 10. The Fights
    Twelve-Forty Two
  12. 11. The Love Swine
  13. 12. Roy
  14. 13. Kidney Stoned Again
    Venus
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
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