Strip Aids #[nn]
(1987)

Price
2.50 GBP
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
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Editing
Don Melia
Color
Colour Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions
UK A4
Binding
Saddle-Stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Kamen (painting)
Inks
Barry Kamen (painting)
Colors
Barry Kamen (painting)

Strip Aids - The Reason (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Don Melia
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Editorial

Strip Aids - The Artists (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Don Melia
Letters
Typeset

Strip Aids - The Producers (Table of Contents: 3)

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Script
Don Melia
Letters
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Belcher ?
Pencils
Bill Belcher ?
Inks
Bill Belcher ?
Letters
Bill Belcher ?

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

This is the same cartoonist who drew sequence 88. The signature is not exact, but Belcher is the nearest match from the list of otherwise unattributed creators.

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

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Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bob Geldof

Indexer Notes

This cartoon is credited to 'Spitting Image', which was a studio working on a puppet TV show of the same title. It appears to be a production sketch for a Bob Geldof puppet.

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

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Script
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Pencils
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Inks
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Letters
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Griffin / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Charles Griffin
Pencils
Charles Griffin
Inks
Charles Griffin
Letters
Charles Griffin; Typeset

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Comment on new regulations regarding football players who are bleeding on the field of play.
Reprints
  • From The Daily Mirror

Cosmicman! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alan Davis (plot); Richard Starkings (script)
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmicman
Synopsis
Even Cosmicman can't fight bigotry.

Hongkong Standards (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Hope Barrett
Pencils
Hope Barrett
Inks
Hope Barrett
Letters
Hope Barrett

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

JAK / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Raymond Jackson [as JAK]
Pencils
Raymond Jackson [as JAK]
Inks
Raymond Jackson [as JAK]
Letters
Raymond Jackson [as JAK]

Genre
humour
Synopsis
How the notoriously bigoted Greater Manchester Police Authority deal with AIDS.

Getting Things Straight (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kate Charlesworth
Pencils
Kate Charlesworth
Inks
Kate Charlesworth
Letters
Kate Charlesworth

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Two ignorant guys discuss contracting AIDS.

Sav's Safe Sex Sadness (Table of Contents: 12)

Sav Sadness / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
Bob Lynch
Pencils
Bob Lynch
Inks
Bob Lynch
Letters
Bob Lynch

Genre
humour
Characters
Sav Sadness; Digbert
Synopsis
Sav makes a sacrifice.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Sophie Grillet
Pencils
Sophie Grillet
Inks
Sophie Grillet
Letters
Sophie Grillet

Genre
humour
Synopsis
God's view on plagues.

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

Bristow / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Dickens
Pencils
Frank Dickens
Inks
Frank Dickens
Letters
Frank Dickens

Job Number
7368
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll say this for you Bristow...
Genre
humour
Characters
Bristow
Synopsis
Bristow is concentrating.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

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

Bristow / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Dickens
Pencils
Frank Dickens
Inks
Frank Dickens
Letters
Frank Dickens

Job Number
7367
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Bristow, I've been typing your novel...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
Bristow is writing a novel.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

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

Bristow / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Dickens
Pencils
Frank Dickens
Inks
Frank Dickens
Letters
Frank Dickens

Job Number
7383
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a boring, ordinary little man Jones is.
Genre
humour
Characters
Bristow; Jones
Synopsis
Mindreading.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard.

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

Bristow / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Dickens
Pencils
Frank Dickens
Inks
Frank Dickens
Letters
Frank Dickens

Job Number
7385
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't want to alarm you, but Fudge is on the warpath.
Genre
humour
Characters
Bristow; Jones
Synopsis
Fudge is on the warpath.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

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

Bristow / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Dickens
Pencils
Frank Dickens
Inks
Frank Dickens
Letters
Frank Dickens

Job Number
7387
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the place to be, a broom cupboard...
Genre
humour
Characters
Bristow
Synopsis
Bristow is hiding out.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

Before... After... (Table of Contents: 19)

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Script
A. Llloyd
Pencils
A. Llloyd
Inks
A. Llloyd
Letters
A. Llloyd

Genre
humour

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

Wicked Willie / cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Gray Joliffe
Pencils
Gray Joliffe
Inks
Gray Joliffe
Letters
Gray Joliffe

Genre
humour

AIDS As Seen On TV (Table of Contents: 21)

Griffin / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Charles Griffin
Pencils
Charles Griffin
Inks
Charles Griffin
Letters
Charles Griffin

Genre
humour
Characters
James Anderton
Reprints
  • From The Daily Mirror

How's Your Love Life? (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
GROC
Pencils
GROC
Inks
GROC
Letters
GROC

Genre
humour
Characters
Groc
Synopsis
Groc's cool by default

Postal Sex (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steven Appleby
Pencils
Steven Appleby
Inks
Steven Appleby
Letters
Steven Appleby

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Practicing safe sex, two adults have a postal affair.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Russ Tudor
Pencils
Russ Tudor
Inks
Russ Tudor
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
three gag cartoons.

Where Do Condoms Come From? (Table of Contents: 25)

Colin Condom / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Hunt Emerson
Pencils
Hunt Emerson
Inks
Hunt Emerson
Letters
Hunt Emerson

Genre
humour
Characters
Colin Condom
Synopsis
Where condoms come from.

More Women Than Men Insist On Using Condoms (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Caroline Della Porta
Pencils
Caroline Della Porta
Inks
Caroline Della Porta
Letters
Caroline Della Porta

Genre
humour
Characters
Bea Prepared
Synopsis
How girls should enforce condom procedures.

Communards (Table of Contents: 27)

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Pencils
Richard Coles
Inks
Richard Coles
Letters
Richard Coles

Characters
Richard Coles; Jimi Sommerville
Synopsis
Cartoon by Communards band member of his band.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Script
Dominic Poelsma
Pencils
Dominic Poelsma
Inks
Dominic Poelsma
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Brookes / cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Richard Brookes [as Brookes]
Pencils
Richard Brookes [as Brookes]
Inks
Richard Brookes [as Brookes]
Letters
Richard Brookes [as Brookes]

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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Script
Viv Quillan
Pencils
Viv Quillan
Inks
Viv Quillan
Letters
Viv Quillan

Genre
humour
Synopsis
How will AIDS affect lesbians?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Augusta / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Angus McGill
Pencils
Dominic Poelsma
Inks
Dominic Poelsma
Letters
Dominic Poelsma

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love you yeah, yeah yeah
Genre
humour
Characters
Augusta; Liz
Synopsis
Augusta has no clue about the Beatles.
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Augusta / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Angus McGill
Pencils
Dominic Poelsma
Inks
Dominic Poelsma
Letters
Dominic Poelsma

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a pretty little girl.
Genre
humour
Characters
Granny Bravo
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Augusta / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Angus McGill
Pencils
Dominic Poelsma
Inks
Dominic Poelsma
Letters
Dominic Poelsma

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Poof!
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • From The Evening Standard

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Augusta / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Angus McGill
Pencils
Dominic Poelsma
Inks
Dominic Poelsma
Letters
Dominic Poelsma

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mummy, that's jolly rotten!
Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
David Roper
Pencils
David Roper
Inks
David Roper
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Merrily Harpur
Pencils
Merrily Harpur
Inks
Merrily Harpur
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour

The Man Who Said He Had Met A Man.... (Table of Contents: 37)

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Script
Geoff Thompson
Pencils
Geoff Thompson
Inks
Geoff Thompson
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

The cartoonist acknowledges H. M. Bateman as an influence.

Face To Face (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Phil Elliott
Pencils
Phil Elliott
Inks
Phil Elliott
Letters
Phil Elliott

Genre
humour
Characters
Phil Elliott
Synopsis
Okay, one should wear a condom, but where?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

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Script
Chris Constantine
Pencils
Chris Constantine
Inks
Chris Constantine
Letters
Chris Constantine

Genre
humour
Synopsis
A contemporary reworking of Je T'Aime.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

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Script
David A. Smith [as Weef]
Pencils
David A. Smith [as Weef]
Inks
David A. Smith [as Weef]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

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Script
Mimi Potworowska
Pencils
Mimi Potworowska
Inks
Mimi Potworowska
Letters
Mimi Potworowska

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Should rubbers be used for drawing?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Miss March / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Myra Hancock
Pencils
Myra Hancock
Inks
Myra Hancock
Letters
Myra Hancock

Genre
humour
Characters
Miss March
Synopsis
People's reaction to AIDS.

The New Scarlet Letter (Table of Contents: 43)

cartoon / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
Bill Sienkiewicz
Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz
Letters
Bill Sienkiewicz

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

cartoon / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Sophie Grillet
Pencils
Sophie Grillet
Inks
Sophie Grillet
Letters
Sophie Grillet

Genre
humour

Soho Square (Table of Contents: 45)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tony Allen; Max Handley
Pencils
Pete Rigg
Inks
Pete Rigg
Letters
Pete Rigg

Genre
humour
Characters
Art
Synopsis
Four one tier strips dealing with coming to terms with the AIDS era.
Reprints
  • From The London Daily News

Avoid AIDS (Table of Contents: 46)

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Script
Derrick Erasmus
Pencils
Derrick Erasmus
Inks
Derrick Erasmus
Letters
Derrick Erasmus

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Mel Calman
Pencils
Mel Calman
Inks
Mel Calman
Letters
Mel Calman

Genre
humour

Safe Sex (Table of Contents: 48)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rian Hughes
Pencils
Rian Hughes
Inks
Rian Hughes

Genre
humour

The Country Closet And The Town Vice (Table of Contents: 49)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Cath Jackson
Pencils
Cath Jackson
Inks
Cath Jackson
Letters
Cath Jackson

Genre
humour
Characters
Dilly Dyke; Mr. Dyke; Mrs. Dyke
Synopsis
Dilly Dyke slips out of the closet.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vaginal and anal penetration...
Genre
humour
Characters
Chairman
Synopsis
The meeting chairman attempts delicacy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Department Of Health stress...
Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nah - You won't catch me wearing a condom.
Genre
humour

"Want to buy a raffle ticket?" (Table of Contents: 53)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

Genre
humour

"To continue this week's special..." (Table of Contents: 54)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

Controlled Hysteria / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
David Shenton
Pencils
David Shenton
Inks
David Shenton
Letters
David Shenton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Over the new year I decided it was time to settle.
Genre
humour

London Lighthouse (Table of Contents: 56)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Feature on the project for which Strip Aids is raising funds with an illustration of the building.

Test Patterns (Table of Contents: 57)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Melinda Gebbie
Pencils
Melinda Gebbie
Inks
Melinda Gebbie
Letters
Melinda Gebbie

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Sequence of cartoons protraying a conversation about excuses.

Media Sickness (Table of Contents: 58)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Margi Clarke; Jamie Reid
Inks
Margi Clarke; Jamie Reid

2 Simple Ways To Avoid AIDS (Table of Contents: 59)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Floyd Hughes
Pencils
Floyd Hughes
Inks
Floyd Hughes
Letters
Floyd Hughes

The Token Gesture (Table of Contents: 60)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Litza Jansz
Pencils
Litza Jansz
Inks
Litza Jansz
Letters
Litza Jansz

Genre
humour
Characters
God
Synopsis
God' reaction to AIDS.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

Garland / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Nick Garland
Pencils
Nick Garland
Inks
Nick Garland
Letters
Nick Garland

Indexer Notes

Illustration references Rembrandt's Anatomy Lecture painting.

Living With The Big A (Table of Contents: 62)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Robinson
Pencils
Tom Robinson
Inks
Tom Robinson
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour
Synopsis
The first obstacle to fighting AIDS is removing prejudice.

Indexer Notes

Robinson created his art on a computer in 1989.

Dreams Of Paul Klee (Table of Contents: 63)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Michael Cashman
Pencils
Michael Cashman
Inks
Michael Cashman
Letters
Michael Cashman

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

Yobs / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Tony Husband
Pencils
Tony Husband
Inks
Tony Husband
Letters
Tony Husband

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's wrong with Midge?
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • From Private Eye

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

Yobs / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Tony Husband
Pencils
Tony Husband
Inks
Tony Husband
Letters
Tony Husband

First Line of Dialogue or Text
O.K. if you join my gang...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • From Private Eye

Mike Macho Plays It Safe (Table of Contents: 66)

Mike Macho / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Hine
Pencils
David Hine
Inks
David Hine
Letters
David Hine

Genre
humour
Characters
Mike Macho
Synopsis
Mike Macho's guide to avoiding AIDS.

Just Past It (Table of Contents: 67)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Posy Simmonds
Pencils
Posy Simmonds
Inks
Posy Simmonds
Letters
Posy Simmonds

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Middle class dinner table chatter about AIDS.
Reprints
  • From The Guardian

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Helen Reddington [as Helen McCookerybook]
Pencils
Helen Reddington [as Helen McCookerybook]
Inks
Helen Reddington [as Helen McCookerybook]
Letters
Helen Reddington [as Helen McCookerybook]

Genre
humour

Breakthroughs In Science Number One: The Catwhisker (Table of Contents: 69)

Maxwell The Magic Cat / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Pencils
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Inks
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Letters
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]

Genre
humour
Characters
Maxwell the Magic Cat
Synopsis
The use of the catwhisker.

Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Two: The Ear (Table of Contents: 70)

Maxwell The Magic Cat / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Pencils
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Inks
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Letters
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]

Genre
humour
Characters
Maxwell the Magic Cat
Synopsis
How cats hear things.

Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Three: The Eye (Table of Contents: 71)

Maxwell The Magic Cat / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Pencils
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Inks
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Letters
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]

Genre
humour
Characters
Maxwell the Magic Cat
Synopsis
How cats see things.

Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Four: The Nose (Table of Contents: 72)

Maxwell The Magic Cat / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Pencils
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Inks
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]
Letters
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]

Genre
humour
Characters
Maxwell the Magic Cat
Synopsis
Facts about a cat's nose.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

illustration / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Monte Beauchamp; Dan Clowes; Kim Deitch; Jay Lynch; Larry Marder; Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]; Skip Williamson
Inks
Monte Beauchamp; Dan Clowes; Kim Deitch; Jay Lynch; Larry Marder; Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]; Skip Williamson
Letters
Alan Moore [as Jill de Ray]

Genre
humour
Characters
Lloyd Llewelyn; Waldo; Maxwell the Magic Cat; Bean; Snappy Sammy Smoot; Pat

Indexer Notes

This is a jam illustration with all the artists drawing their characters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

cartoon / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
Bambos Georgiou [as Bambos]
Pencils
Bambos Georgiou [as Bambos]
Inks
Bambos Georgiou [as Bambos]
Letters
Bambos Georgiou [as Bambos]

Genre
humour

Tongue Condoms (Table of Contents: 75)

cartoon / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

The cartoon is signed with an S that has a vertical stroke through it, but the initials don't match anyone listed in the credits. It could be the work of Steve Bell, as it resembles his style, but he usually signs his full name.

Trousers (Table of Contents: 76)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Peter Lydon
Pencils
James Sillavan
Inks
James Sillavan
Letters
James Sillavan

Genre
humour
Characters
Frank; Mike; Ruth
Synopsis
A desperate search for a condom.
Reprints
  • From City Limits

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 77)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Saffie Ashtiany
Pencils
Saffie Ashtiany
Inks
Saffie Ashtiany
Letters
Saffie Ashtiany

Genre
humour
Characters
Suzy
Synopsis
No-one has the time to talk with Suzy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 78)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Michael Heath
Pencils
Michael Heath
Inks
Michael Heath
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Happy Darling?
Genre
humour

Whatever Happened To Sid? (Table of Contents: 79)

If... / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Bell
Pencils
Steve Bell
Inks
Steve Bell
Letters
Steve Bell

Genre
humour
Characters
Slackwit Sid; Alexis; Captain Condom
Synopsis
Sid finds he's HGV positive.
Reprints
  • From The Guardian

Indexer Notes

This consists of four separate daily strips from 1986, but is a self-contained sequence of the ongoing strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

If... / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Bell
Pencils
Steve Bell
Inks
Steve Bell
Letters
Steve Bell

Genre
humour
Characters
Captain Condom; Maggie Thatcher; Mary Whitehouse
Synopsis
The government attempts a risk-free sex message.
Reprints
  • From The Guardian

Indexer Notes

This consists of four separate daily strips from 1986, but is a self-contained sequence of the ongoing strip. Captain Condom is then home Secretary William Whitelaw.

The Party Trick (Table of Contents: 81)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Buckingham
Pencils
Mark Buckingham
Inks
Mark Buckingham

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Another use for a condom.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

This has the same initialled signature as sequence 75, but doesn't resemble the work of Steve Bell!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 83)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Geoff Thompson
Pencils
Geoff Thompson
Inks
Geoff Thompson
Letters
Geoff Thompson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not tonight Jorg.
Genre
humour

Princess Di Makes A Visit (Table of Contents: 84)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom Johnston
Pencils
Tom Johnston
Inks
Tom Johnston
Letters
Tom Johnston

Genre
humour
Characters
Princess Diana; Nurse; AIDS patient
Synopsis
Princess Diana visits an AIDS ward.

Cat's Got The Fever (Table of Contents: 85)

Buck'n'Ears / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Birch
Pencils
John Erasmus
Inks
John Erasmus
Letters
John Erasmus

Genre
humour
Characters
Buck; Ears

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 86)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Paul Raymonde
Pencils
Paul Raymonde
Inks
Paul Raymonde
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 87)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Glenn Deakin
Pencils
Glenn Deakin
Inks
Glenn Deakin
Letters
Glenn Deakin

Genre
humour

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 88)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bill Belcher ?
Pencils
Bill Belcher ?
Inks
Bill Belcher ?
Letters
Bill Belcher ?

Indexer Notes

This is the same cartoonist who drew sequence 4. The signature is not exact, but Belcher is the nearest match from the list of otherwise unattributed creators.

Old Person's Guide To Safe Sex (Table of Contents: 89)

Sister Sadistic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Leach
Pencils
David Leach
Inks
David Leach
Letters
David Leach

Genre
humour
Characters
Sister Sadistic; Albert
Synopsis
How Sister Sadistic keeps her Albert in line.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 90)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Pencils
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Inks
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]
Letters
Chris Garratt [as Biff]; Mick Kidd [as Biff]

Genre
humour

Endangered Species (Table of Contents: 91)

illustration / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Melia
Inks
Don Melia
Letters
Don Melia

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 92)

Mac / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Stan McMurtry [as Mac]
Pencils
Stan McMurtry [as Mac]
Inks
Stan McMurtry [as Mac]
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humour
Reprints
  • From The Daily Mail

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 93)

Paradax / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Pete Milligan
Pencils
Brendan McCarthy
Inks
Brendan McCarthy
Letters
Brendan McCarthy

Genre
superhero
Characters
Al Cooper [Paradax]; Copper
Synopsis
Paradax is elected President of the USA.

Katie Kuboid (Table of Contents: 94)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Iskander Islam
Pencils
Iskander Islam
Inks
Iskander Islam
Letters
Iskander Islam

Genre
humour
Characters
Katie Kuboid

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 95)

The Lady And The Wimp / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Pencils
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Inks
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Letters
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
O.K. O.K. You win.
Genre
humour
Characters
Spreckley; Lady; Stud
Synopsis
The stud agrees to use condoms.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 96)

The Lady And The Wimp / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Pencils
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Inks
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]
Letters
Christopher Williams [as Kipper Williams]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well I'm jolly glad I've never slept around.
Genre
humour
Characters
Spreckley; Lady
Synopsis
Spreckley suddenly becomes desirable.

Lovers Lane (Table of Contents: 97)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Harrison
Pencils
Steve Harrison
Inks
Steve Harrison
Letters
Steve Harrison

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Car sex.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 98)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Linda Parker
Pencils
Linda Parker
Inks
Linda Parker
Letters
Linda Parker

Genre
humour
Synopsis
If the virus could speak...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 99)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kevin O'Neill
Inks
Kevin O'Neill
Letters
Kevin O'Neill

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
The fight against AIDS as a superhero battle.

Indexer Notes

O'Neill imaginatively reworks the puritan slogan spouted in the Nemesis strip he was drawing at the time into an AIDS context: Be pure... be vigilant... behave!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 100)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Nick Kamen ?
Pencils
Nick Kamen ?
Inks
Nick Kamen ?
Letters
Nick Kamen ?

Indexer Notes

The signature doesn't obviously match anyone from the credits list not indicated elsewhere.

After Aids (Table of Contents: 101)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Neil Bennett
Pencils
Neil Bennett
Inks
Neil Bennett
Letters
Neil Bennett

Genre
humour

The Last Chance To Hear Another AIDS Joke In England (Table of Contents: 102)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Terry Parkes [as Larry]
Pencils
Terry Parkes [as Larry]
Inks
Terry Parkes [as Larry]
Letters
Terry Parkes [as Larry]

Genre
humour

May Your Light Burn Bright (Table of Contents: 103)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Gibbons
Pencils
Dave Gibbons
Inks
Dave Gibbons
Letters
Dave Gibbons

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 104)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Kamen (painting)
Inks
Barry Kamen (painting)
Colors
Barry Kamen (painting)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Strip Aids - The Reason
  3. 2. Strip Aids - The Artists
  4. 3. Strip Aids - The Producers
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Griffin
  9. 8. Cosmicman!
  10. 9. Hongkong Standards
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    JAK
  12. 11. Getting Things Straight
  13. 12. Sav's Safe Sex Sadness
    Sav Sadness
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. ["I'll say this for you Bristow..."]
    Bristow
  16. 15. ["Mr. Bristow, I've been typing your novel..."]
    Bristow
  17. 16. ["What a boring, ordinary little man Jones is."]
    Bristow
  18. 17. ["I don't want to alarm you, but Fudge is on the warpath."]
    Bristow
  19. 18. ["This is the place to be, a broom cupboard..."]
    Bristow
  20. 19. Before... After...
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wicked Willie
  22. 21. AIDS As Seen On TV
    Griffin
  23. 22. How's Your Love Life?
  24. 23. Postal Sex
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
  26. 25. Where Do Condoms Come From?
    Colin Condom
  27. 26. More Women Than Men Insist On Using Condoms
  28. 27. Communards
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Brookes
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
  32. 31. ["I love you yeah, yeah yeah"]
    Augusta
  33. 32. ["What a pretty little girl."]
    Augusta
  34. 33. ["Poof!"]
    Augusta
  35. 34. ["Mummy, that's jolly rotten!"]
    Augusta
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
  38. 37. The Man Who Said He Had Met A Man....
  39. 38. Face To Face
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Miss March
  44. 43. The New Scarlet Letter
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
  46. 45. Soho Square
  47. 46. Avoid AIDS
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
  49. 48. Safe Sex
  50. 49. The Country Closet And The Town Vice
  51. 50. ["Vaginal and anal penetration..."]
    Controlled Hysteria
  52. 51. ["The Department Of Health stress..."]
    Controlled Hysteria
  53. 52. ["Nah - You won't catch me wearing a condom."]
    Controlled Hysteria
  54. 53. "Want to buy a raffle ticket?"
    Controlled Hysteria
  55. 54. "To continue this week's special..."
    Controlled Hysteria
  56. 55. ["Over the new year I decided it was time to settle."]
    Controlled Hysteria
  57. 56. London Lighthouse
  58. 57. Test Patterns
  59. 58. Media Sickness
  60. 59. 2 Simple Ways To Avoid AIDS
  61. 60. The Token Gesture
  62. 61. [no title indexed]
    Garland
  63. 62. Living With The Big A
  64. 63. Dreams Of Paul Klee
  65. 64. ["What's wrong with Midge?"]
    Yobs
  66. 65. ["O.K. if you join my gang..."]
    Yobs
  67. 66. Mike Macho Plays It Safe
    Mike Macho
  68. 67. Just Past It
  69. 68. [no title indexed]
  70. 69. Breakthroughs In Science Number One: The Catwhisker
    Maxwell The Magic Cat
  71. 70. Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Two: The Ear
    Maxwell The Magic Cat
  72. 71. Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Three: The Eye
    Maxwell The Magic Cat
  73. 72. Astonishing Facts About Bits Of Cats Number Four: The Nose
    Maxwell The Magic Cat
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
  75. 74. [no title indexed]
  76. 75. Tongue Condoms
  77. 76. Trousers
  78. 77. [no title indexed]
  79. 78. ["Happy Darling?"]
  80. 79. Whatever Happened To Sid?
    If...
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
    If...
  82. 81. The Party Trick
  83. 82. [no title indexed]
  84. 83. ["Not tonight Jorg."]
  85. 84. Princess Di Makes A Visit
  86. 85. Cat's Got The Fever
    Buck'n'Ears
  87. 86. [no title indexed]
  88. 87. [no title indexed]
  89. 88. [no title indexed]
  90. 89. Old Person's Guide To Safe Sex
    Sister Sadistic
  91. 90. [no title indexed]
  92. 91. Endangered Species
  93. 92. [no title indexed]
    Mac
  94. 93. [no title indexed]
    Paradax
  95. 94. Katie Kuboid
  96. 95. ["O.K. O.K. You win."]
    The Lady And The Wimp
  97. 96. ["Well I'm jolly glad I've never slept around."]
    The Lady And The Wimp
  98. 97. Lovers Lane
  99. 98. [no title indexed]
  100. 99. [no title indexed]
  101. 100. [no title indexed]
  102. 101. After Aids
  103. 102. The Last Chance To Hear Another AIDS Joke In England
  104. 103. May Your Light Burn Bright
  105. 104. [no title indexed]
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