(February 1994)

Fantagraphics, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
4.95 USD; 6.50 CAD
Pages
60
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Editing
Kim Thompson
Color
Color Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions
standard modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Colors
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Christof Ellinghaus
Letters
typeset

Industrial Revolution (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis
Sacco informs the world that the Industrial Revolution did not take several decades to develop, but was a 'prank' developed over a single day.
Reprints

Sir Isaac Newton (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Medicine... in the Renaissance (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor; satire-parody

Slab City (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor

The Empire and the Exploits of Col. Singo-Jingo, M.C., V.C., B.C. (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Col. Singo-Jingo; Colonel Bruce Fitzwillynilly; Lt. Dandyo
Synopsis
A send-up of the colonial mindset, as a British colonel leads an expedition to put down a "Pathan" rebellion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1986

The Arnold Homecastle Story (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Arnold Homecastle; Wilfred
Synopsis
The story of a Marxist accountant who one day decides to do his part for the revolution by abusing his office beverage privileges.
Reprints

Oliver Limpdingle's Search For Love (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor
Characters
Oliver Limpdingle; Bruiser Beefbruno
Synopsis
Oliver's total inability to relate with women
Reprints

The Man Who Wanted to Change the World (Table of Contents: 9)

Zachary Mindbiscuit / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Zachary Mindbiscuit; Moppy
Synopsis
Zachary publicly imposes a hunger strike on his cat in order to protest a nuclear power plant.
Reprints

A Successful First Day on the Job (Table of Contents: 10)

Johnny Sentence / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Johnny Sentence; Mr. Bigwhipple; Blonde Coworker; Boyfriend from Accounts Payable
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dated April 1987

Edwin Smallcabbage's White Collar Incursion (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor
Characters
Edwin Smallcabbage; Mr. Stompspit; William; Ms. Smidlint
Synopsis
A neutered worker attends a board meeting and a whole new world opens up.
Reprints

Apocalypse, Then (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor

Tales of the Office (Table of Contents: 13)

Johnny Sentence / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Neener-Ploy

Meat (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Joe Sacco; Blonde Co-Worker; Dark Haired Co-Worker; Junior; Mother
Synopsis
A send-up of modern attitudes towards meat consumption.
Reprints
  • from Neener-Ploy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Long after Time magazine had declared socialism dead
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge
Synopsis
Mark Victorystooge dreams of a worker's paradise triumphing over the ruins of capitalism. However, he can't get laid.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

PDXS was a Portland alternative tabloid. Dated July 1992

Smash the Bourgeoisie! (Table of Contents: 16)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia; Stage Director
Synopsis
Mark takes the part of a hammer in a stage version of a Karl Marx book.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) ?, 199?

Indexer Notes

Dated July 1992

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

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: has M. V. found the sickle of his dreams?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia; Stage Director
Synopsis
Mark is in love with the actress he's doing the play with.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1992

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: M. V. is about to make his splash on stage!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia
Synopsis
Mark faints while on stage and later finds himself tied to the top of an automobile.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1992

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: too complicated to explain!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia
Synopsis
Mark finds himself in Cynthia's apartment.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated October 1992

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Mark Victorystooge! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: just this side of brilliant!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1992

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

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: it wasn't Amway!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge
Synopsis
Mark is thrown down the stairs and tied to a chair by members of his own party.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) ?, 199?

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1992

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: M. V. has learned the awful truth!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Cynthia; Mark's Peer
Synopsis
Mark denounces Cynthia because she is a Stalinist rather than a Trotskyite.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated December 1992

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Mark Victorystooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our story thus far: Cynthia is gone for good.
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Mark Victorystooge; Worker
Synopsis
Mark wanders the streets in a complete emotional collapse, wearing his hammer costume from the stage play.
Reprints
  • from PDXS (Jim Redden, 199? series) (?, 199?)

Indexer Notes

Dated December 1992

Cartoonist's Notes (Table of Contents: 24)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Wer Schläft Mit Wem im Musik-Business (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Sacco
Pencils
Joe Sacco
Inks
Joe Sacco
Letters
Joe Sacco

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Agenda

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.