(December 2010)

IDW, 2010 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
29.99 USD
Pages
232
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IDW Publishing
Brand
IDW
ISBN
978-1-60010-802-0; 1-60010-802-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781600108020 52999
Editing
Scott Dunbier (Collection Editor)
Color
Black and White
Dimensions
11.25" x 8.75" (28.57 cm x 22.22 cm)
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am not bald! I get my hair cut this way!
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Letters
David Boswell

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So long, suckers!
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lena Toast

Indexer Notes

Includes two panels from page nine of "Heart Break Comics."

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Letters
David Boswell; typeset

Characters
Reid Fleming

Indexer Notes

Publisher page with a panel from the "Monday Morning" story; Title page with indicia, production, editorial and publishing credits includes a single illlustration from "Rogue to Riches chapter one"

Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Jonathan Demme
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Letters
David Boswell; typeset

Characters
Reid Fleming

Indexer Notes

Intro from June 2010. Accompanied by two panels from the "A Day Like Any Other" story.

Reading Tips (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Letters
David Boswell

Characters
David Boswell (photo); Reid Fleming; Mr. O'Clock; Mr. Crabbe; Lowell Cooper; Lena Toast

Indexer Notes

Brief intro from October 2010 accompanied by a Boswell photo from Jan. 24, 1978 and an illustration of the five main characters.

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wanna make something of it?
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Lena Toast; Mr. O'Clock
Reprints

A Day Like Any Other (Table of Contents: 6)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Mrs. Jenkins; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Mr. Crabbe; Lowell Cooper; Biff; Rex
Reprints

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You can put that newspaper away, Raoul. There's the milk-man now.
Genre
humor
Characters
Raoul; Reid Fleming; Cap [Lowell Cooper]; Mr. Crabbe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is Reid Fleming strip no. 9 from the Georgia Straight.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Because I always ate my spinach when I was a kid, that's how!
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Captain [Lowell Cooper]; Mr. Crabbe; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 10

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But I can't miss this week's episode! Ivan's been out cold for six years and it looks like he might snap out of it today
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Mr. Crabbe; Lowell Cooper; Ivan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 11

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So that's where I left my Wallace Beery shirt! Hang onto it for me, will ya?
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Mr. Crabbe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 12

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not a bad fit, eh, Cooper?
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 17

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's Christmas!!
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 15

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a question of principle, really, --- or rather, principles...
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Nigel G.D.T. Shaw; Mr. Crabbe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 16

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you were a true fan, you'd be writing to him as well!
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Ivan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 18

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why bother, Reid? Ivan's dead
Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Ivan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No. 19

Monday Morning (Table of Contents: 16)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as David E. Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lena Toast; Mr. Crabbe; Captain [Lowell Cooper]; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Ivan; Larry; Dad
Reprints

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

Heart Break Comics / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Laszlo, you chump, wake up! Constance just came in with another guy!
Characters
Reid Fleming; Constance; Laszlo; Lena Fleming [Lena Toast]; Ken
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This page includes everything from the original cover except for the cover price.

Heart Break Comics - Author's Note (Table of Contents: 18)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.69 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell
Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Laszlo; Constance; Ken; Lena Fleming [Lena Toast]; Reid Fleming
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints the introductions from the first two editions. Also includes a masthead illustration of the main characters

Heart Break Comics No. 1 (Table of Contents: 19)

Heart Break Comics / comic story / 0.31 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed)
Inks
David Boswell (signed)
Letters
David Boswell (signed)

Characters
Laszlo; Lena
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Boswell's first published comic strip.

Heart Break Comics (Table of Contents: 20)

Heart Break Comics / comic story / 41 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed)
Inks
David Boswell (signed)
Letters
David Boswell (signed)

Characters
Laszlo; Lena Fleming [Lena Toast]; Reid Fleming; Ken; Constance; Zoltan; Imre; Larry Fine (cameo); Craig; Mr. Don; Hodge Corbett
Reprints

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Knock it off!
Characters
Reid Fleming
Reprints

[Rogue to Riches • chapter 1 •] (Table of Contents: 22)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Mr. Crabbe; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Murray; Ivan; Ivan's Mom; Cap [Lowell Cooper]; Lena Toast; Algy; Abbott; Bogle
Reprints

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Includes one small illustration

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you staring at? Gimme a re-fill!
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper
Reprints

Rogue to Riches • chapter 2 • (Table of Contents: 25)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Mr. Porrk; Mailman; Mrs. Gooch; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Mr. Crabbe; Mr. Clumb; Poochie; Lowell Cooper; Lena Toast; Commander Bob; Paul Newman (cameo); Algy; Spim Ransley
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Includes one small illustration

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, mom!!!
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Mr. Crabbe; Mr. O'Clock; Lena Toast
Reprints

Rogue to Riches • chapter 3 • (Table of Contents: 28)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Ivan; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Lena Toast; Mr. Crabbe; Spim Ransley; Captain Coffee [Lowell Cooper]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The book's first printing has page twenty-two missing from this story. In its place is page twenty-two from the chapter that follows. A follow-up printing was made with the error corrected.

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Includes one small illustration

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you afraid of, young man?
Characters
Reid Fleming
Reprints

Rogue to Riches • chapter 4 • (Table of Contents: 31)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Lowell Cooper; Spim Ransley; Algy; Mr. Crabbe; Craig; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Lena Toast; Reid's Mom; Ivan; Bum
Reprints

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Includes one small illustration

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

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alas! Poor Ivan. I knew him well
Characters
Reid Fleming; Ivan
Reprints

Rogue to Riches • The Final Chapter • (Table of Contents: 34)

Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Pencils
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Inks
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)
Letters
David Boswell [as Boswell] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Reid Fleming; Mr. Crabbe; Bogle; Mr. O'Clock [Herbert O'Clock]; Algy; Abbott; Craig; Lowell Cooper; Olive Crabbe; Alan Jr.; Lena Toast; Ivan; Commander Bob; Reid's Mom; Edwin Lehoe; Clifton Fodlig; Spike
Reprints

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell

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

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
David Boswell
Inks
David Boswell

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Freeze, milkman!
Characters
Laszlo; Constance; Ken

Indexer Notes

Includes a panel from the "Heart Break Comics" story and three small illustrations

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I am not bald! I get my hair cut this way!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  2. 1. ["So long, suckers!"]
  3. 2. Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Reading Tips
  6. 5. ["Wanna make something of it?"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  7. 6. A Day Like Any Other
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  8. 7. ["You can put that newspaper away, Raoul. There's the milk-man now."]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  9. 8. ["Because I always ate my spinach when I was a kid, that's how!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  10. 9. ["But I can't miss this week's episode! Ivan's been out cold for six years and it looks like he might snap out of it today"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  11. 10. ["So that's where I left my Wallace Beery shirt! Hang onto it for me, will ya?"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  12. 11. ["Not a bad fit, eh, Cooper?"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  13. 12. ["It's Christmas!!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  14. 13. ["It's a question of principle, really, --- or rather, principles..."]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  15. 14. ["If you were a true fan, you'd be writing to him as well!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  16. 15. ["Why bother, Reid? Ivan's dead"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  17. 16. Monday Morning
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  18. 17. ["Laszlo, you chump, wake up! Constance just came in with another guy!"]
    Heart Break Comics
  19. 18. Heart Break Comics - Author's Note
  20. 19. Heart Break Comics No. 1
    Heart Break Comics
  21. 20. Heart Break Comics
    Heart Break Comics
  22. 21. ["Knock it off!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  23. 22. [Rogue to Riches • chapter 1 •]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. ["What are you staring at? Gimme a re-fill!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  26. 25. Rogue to Riches • chapter 2 •
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. ["Hi, mom!!!"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  29. 28. Rogue to Riches • chapter 3 •
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. ["What are you afraid of, young man?"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  32. 31. Rogue to Riches • chapter 4 •
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. ["Alas! Poor Ivan. I knew him well"]
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  35. 34. Rogue to Riches • The Final Chapter •
    Reid Fleming World's Toughest Milkman
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. ["Freeze, milkman!"]
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