(December 2010)

IDW, 2010 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
29.99 USD
Pages
232
On-sale Date
2011-03-02
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 (credited) (collection rditor)

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

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 (signed as Boswell)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Inks
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)

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

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 (signed as Boswell)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Inks
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)

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

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 (signed as Boswell)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Inks
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)

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

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 (signed as Boswell)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Inks
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)

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

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 (signed as Boswell)
Pencils
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Inks
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)
Colors
?
Letters
David Boswell (signed as Boswell)

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

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)

illustration / 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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