(2001)

Fantagraphics, 2001 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
12.95 USD; 19.45 CAD
Pages
124
On-sale date
2001
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN
1-56097-430-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781560974307 51295
Editing
Gary Groth; Peppy White (designer)
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
7.5" x 11"
Paper Stock
cardstock cover, smooth white interior
Binding
trade paperback
Publishing Format
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Colors
?

Characters
Artbabe

Indexer Notes

Cover is a close-up of Artbabe from the cover of Artbabe #1.

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

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

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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typeset

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Artbabe

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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1 Short Stories (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Soundtrack (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A day in a girl's life.
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Last One Out Close the Door and Shut Off the Lights (Table of Contents: 8)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Characters
Jilly; Peter
Synopsis
A couple, one who wants to move and one who wants to stay in the city.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1993-xx-xx

3:47 PM: the Clock Stops on Division St. (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Flying saucers attack the city.
Reprints
  • from Flying Saucer Attack, 1995

Mile Marker (Table of Contents: 10)

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Script
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Tim Brower
Synopsis
Trying to find two people who had been riding a motorcycle in the rain.
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Permanent Damage (Table of Contents: 11)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Synopsis
Becoming one with the song.

$64 Question (Table of Contents: 12)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Synopsis
Why does a gal avoid a guy?
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Oh! My Sisters! (Table of Contents: 13)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A guy makes a rude suggestion to a woman and two ways she could react are shown.
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Pass It On... (Table of Contents: 14)

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Script
Neil Henderson
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Neil Henderson
Synopsis
Trying to be nice.
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The Junkie Part One (Table of Contents: 15)

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Script
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Characters
Courtney Clare; Dawn; John Faber; Liz
Synopsis
Courtney tells how she stalked a guy.
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The Junkie Part 2 (Table of Contents: 16)

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Erica Froker; Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Characters
Courtney Clare; John Faber
Synopsis
Courtney tells of her relationship with the junkie.
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10mm Gut Wrench (Table of Contents: 17)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Characters
Scott
Synopsis
Scott works at a record shop.

Indexer Notes

Intended to be the first of a much longer story, but she stopped after three installments. Character name from the author's comment about the story.

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

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2 Journalism (Table of Contents: 19)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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typeset

Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1995-05-04

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

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Camille Paglia (Table of Contents: 21)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Stacy; Anna; Josh; Terri; Diane; Scott; S Zurania; Plutonyx; Elisabeth; Guy; Chloe; Courtney; Camille Paglia
Synopsis
Why people are there to listen to a speech by Camille Paglia.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1994-xx-xx

Waiting for Douglas Coupland (Table of Contents: 22)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
The author trying to do a story about Douglas Coupland and his fans.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1994-xx-xx

...Or Whatever... (Table of Contents: 23)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Elizabeth Wurtzel; Vicki; Alicia; Yolanda; Charles
Synopsis
Eliza Wurtzel on depression and the people who came to see her.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1995-xx-xx

Punk Pilgrimage (Table of Contents: 24)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
John; Norah; Tim; Brian; Letha; Chan; Cynthia; Steven (Blake); Trey; Lenny; Tracy; Adam; Stanley's Joyful Noise [Andrew Duncan; Tim Nordwind; Dan Konopka]; Elliot; Tom; Kim
Synopsis
Talking to people at a concert at the Fireside Bowl.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1995-05-04

The Miracle Tree (Table of Contents: 25)

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Script
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Dave Mason; Greg; Patrick; Nancee; Jerry; Luke; Danny; Liz; Kris; Terrence Braxton
Synopsis
Talking to people who are waiting three hours to eat near the Miracle Tree in Marshall Fields.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1995-xx-xx

Godzilla (Table of Contents: 26)

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Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Godzilla; Alex Wald; Combat Joe; David; Robert; Ed; Andrew; Jeff; Levell; Shane; Gamera; Gyaos; Jesica Abel
Synopsis
Jessica goes to G-Con.
Reprints
  • from NewCity, 1995-xx-xx

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

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3 (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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A Ship in the Night (Table of Contents: 30)

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Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A man being followed by woman, but he doesn't see her when he turns around.
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Indexer Notes

Characters look similar to Diana Prince and Steve Trevor.

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

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I was back in France, 1943.
Genre
drama
Synopsis
A man dreams about a woman he's obsessed about.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I saw him just last night...
Genre
drama
Synopsis
A man learns a guy he knew died and argues with his girlfriend.
Reprints
  • from the album cover for the single Chronic by the band Bender, 1993

Indexer Notes

The dialogue may be by a different author as it comes from the song lyrics.

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

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I was in my office. The door opened and she walked in. Not since France...
Genre
drama
Synopsis
The woman he loves comes into his office and makes his life hell.
Reprints

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

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't remember anything in my life before that moment I first laid eyes on her.
Genre
drama
Synopsis
A soldier meets a woman in France and falls in love, but she's using him.
Reprints

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

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4 Funny Pages (Table of Contents: 36)

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Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Artbabe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints a three-panel comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

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Evidence (Table of Contents: 38)

Li'l Meliz of Decatur Street / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Meliz Laugen ?
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Meliz
Synopsis
Li'l Meliz invites the boys over for sangria.
Reprints
  • from Moho, 2000-xx-xx

True Grunge (Table of Contents: 39)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
biography
Characters
Jessica Abel
Synopsis
Jessica's head itches.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Trans-Am Trouble (Table of Contents: 40)

Kek and Poot / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel; NE
Inks
Jessica Abel; NE
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Kek; Poot
Synopsis
Kek and Poot spot a Trans-Am.
Reprints
  • from Breakdown #3, 1990-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

NE is Jessica's mom.

Bad Mood (Table of Contents: 41)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman wakes up with no coffee.

Two Degrees of Separation or: Arkansas Aint Got Nothin' on Us! (Table of Contents: 42)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
drama
Characters
Steve Albini
Synopsis
A pizza delivery is made to Steve's studio.
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Family Classics (Table of Contents: 43)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Frazier Thomas; Ishmael; Captain Ahab; Queequeg; Gilligan; Courtney; Jessica Abel
Synopsis
An old TV show gets what the author thinks it deserves.
Reprints

Foke Hell! (Table of Contents: 44)

Kek and Poot / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel; Leah Zonis; Carrie Golus
Inks
Jessica Abel; Leah Zonis; Carrie Golus
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Kek; Poot; K. C. Awesome; Louse Din
Synopsis
Kek and Poot listen to a band called Demolition Foke.

Too Punk to Funk? (Table of Contents: 45)

Artbabe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Artbabe; Steve; The Butt-Pickin' Morons
Synopsis
Artbabe wants to go dancing, but the guy she's going out with hates dancing.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

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5 Covers (Table of Contents: 47)

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Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Illustration of a woman in a spacesuit.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

from Breakdown #2 Fall 1989

"Whaddya think? I call it... "Self-Portrait in Blue, No. 697." (Table of Contents: 50)

Artbabe / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Artbabe
Reprints

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

Artbabe / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Artbabe
Synopsis
Artbabe dreaming about numbered skateboarders jumping a fence.
Reprints

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

Artbabe / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel

Genre
humor
Characters
Artbabe
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

Artbabe / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel

Characters
Artbabe
Reprints

Crowd Scene at a Concert (Table of Contents: 54)

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

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

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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
Cowgirl riding a horse.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

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6 The Four Seasons (Table of Contents: 57)

Artbabe / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel; typeset

Characters
Artbabe
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

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The Heart of a Turtle (Table of Contents: 59)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Synopsis
A guy tells of a gal he saw in Louisiana helping turtles across the road.
Reprints

The Ant & the Grasshopper (Table of Contents: 60)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel
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Jessica Abel

Characters
Ant; Grasshopper
Synopsis
Ant has to put up with her lazy, forgetful friend, Grasshopper.
Reprints

Jack London (Table of Contents: 61)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Characters
Courtney; Doug; Jim
Synopsis
Courtney finds herself distracted by the heavy snowstorm when she should be working.
Reprints

Viva! (Table of Contents: 62)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Characters
Louise; Betsey; Casey; Michelle; Dana; Scott; Dave "Petey" Peters
Synopsis
Louise and Betsy out at the club.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

Artbabe / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel

Characters
Artbabe
Synopsis
Artbabe skating on the frozen lake.
Reprints

A (Table of Contents: 64)

Artbabe / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Letters
Jessica Abel

Characters
Artbabe
Synopsis
Artbabe walking with a baby.

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

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Via Lattea (Table of Contents: 66)

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Script
Jessica Abel
Pencils
Jessica Abel
Inks
Jessica Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Jessica Abel; typeset

Synopsis
A celebration of the Milky Way.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Also includes quotes from people about the book and author.

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. 1 Short Stories
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Soundtrack
  9. 8. Last One Out Close the Door and Shut Off the Lights
  10. 9. 3:47 PM: the Clock Stops on Division St.
  11. 10. Mile Marker
  12. 11. Permanent Damage
  13. 12. $64 Question
  14. 13. Oh! My Sisters!
  15. 14. Pass It On...
  16. 15. The Junkie Part One
  17. 16. The Junkie Part 2
  18. 17. 10mm Gut Wrench
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. 2 Journalism
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. Camille Paglia
  23. 22. Waiting for Douglas Coupland
  24. 23. ...Or Whatever...
  25. 24. Punk Pilgrimage
  26. 25. The Miracle Tree
  27. 26. Godzilla
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
  29. 28. 3
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. A Ship in the Night
  32. 31. ["I was back in France, 1943."]
  33. 32. ["I saw him just last night..."]
  34. 33. ["I was in my office. The door opened and she walked in. Not since France..."]
  35. 34. ["I can't remember anything in my life before that moment I first laid eyes on her."]
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. 4 Funny Pages
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
  39. 38. Evidence
    Li'l Meliz of Decatur Street
  40. 39. True Grunge
  41. 40. Trans-Am Trouble
    Kek and Poot
  42. 41. Bad Mood
  43. 42. Two Degrees of Separation or: Arkansas Aint Got Nothin' on Us!
  44. 43. Family Classics
  45. 44. Foke Hell!
    Kek and Poot
  46. 45. Too Punk to Funk?
    Artbabe
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
  48. 47. 5 Covers
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
  51. 50. "Whaddya think? I call it... "Self-Portrait in Blue, No. 697."
    Artbabe
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Artbabe
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Artbabe
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
    Artbabe
  55. 54. Crowd Scene at a Concert
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
  58. 57. 6 The Four Seasons
    Artbabe
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
  60. 59. The Heart of a Turtle
  61. 60. The Ant & the Grasshopper
  62. 61. Jack London
  63. 62. Viva!
  64. 63. [no title indexed]
    Artbabe
  65. 64. A
    Artbabe
  66. 65. [no title indexed]
  67. 66. Via Lattea
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