(October 2002)

Fantagraphics, 2002 Series
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Price
3.50 USD; 5.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
published twice a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Editing
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Issue Notes

First printing: August 2002

Grab Yourself a Slice of... (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rick Altergott (painting); Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Rick Altergott (painting); Ariel Bordeaux
Colors
Rick Altergott (painting); Ariel Bordeaux
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Doofus

Indexer Notes

The bulk of the cover is by Rick Altergott, with the bottom strip the work of Ariel Bordeaux.

Starting Over (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rick Altergott; Ariel Bordeaux
Pencils
Rick Altergott; Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Rick Altergott; Ariel Bordeaux
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Altergott; Ariel Bordeaux

Genre
biography
Characters
Rick Altergott; Ariel Bordeaux
Synopsis
Rick and Ariel consider their forthcoming move to Providence and their new joint comic.
Keywords
autobiography

Indexer Notes

This is a jointly created strip in black, white and red.

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

Doofus / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Rick Altergott
Pencils
Rick Altergott
Inks
Rick Altergott
Letters
Rick Altergott

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Inside the courthouse.
Genre
drama
Characters
Judge Jason Haardstitch; Connie Pagano; Tommy Cottonwood; Henry Hotchkiss; Astrid; Scotty; Heather; Doofus; Stitch; Donny; Stink Hair Stu;
Synopsis
Tommy Cottonwood is released from jail, but has learned nothing, and Doofus is searching for Henry Hotchkiss.

Indexer Notes

This story is continued in the following issue.

Maple Valley Public Library (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ariel Bordeaux
Pencils
Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Ariel Bordeaux
Letters
Ariel Bordeaux

Genre
drama
Characters
Nora; Shelly; Paul; Student; Old Lady
Synopsis
Friendly Librarian Nora helps out and takes a complaint about a book a visitor considers obscene.

The Ladies Line (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ariel Bordeaux
Pencils
Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Ariel Bordeaux
Letters
Ariel Bordeaux

Characters
Ms Strauss; Tricia; Darla; Hiromi; Joan
Synopsis
Darla overhears the conversation of a woman she considers a friend.

Raisin' Pie (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Guest
Pencils
Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Ariel Bordeaux
Letters
Ariel Bordeaux

Synopsis
An illustrated version of a 1916 poem extolling the virtues of raisin pie.

Indexer Notes

This strip is in black, white and pink.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ariel Bordeaux
Inks
Ariel Bordeaux
Colors
Ariel Bordeaux

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Grab Yourself a Slice of...
  2. 1. Starting Over
  3. 2. ["Inside the courthouse."]
    Doofus
  4. 3. Maple Valley Public Library
  5. 4. The Ladies Line
  6. 5. Raisin' Pie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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