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Issue Details

Issue #79
Published October 1985
Cover Price 2.00 CAD; 1.70 USD
Pages 28
Editing Dave Sim

Cover Details - "Cerebus stuck in a wall"

Characters Cerebus
Genre Fantasy
Pencils Dave Sim
Inks Dave Sim; Gerhard
Colors Dave Sim; Gerhard

1 page Note From the President foreword, introduction, preface, afterword "After a great deal of discussion with Karen..."

Synopsis Dave talks about discontinuing the fan club and an idea that Alan Moore had for a Cerebus story.
Script Dave Sim
Letters Typeset
Notes Inside front cover. Also includes indicia. Circulation 25,500. Copyright noted as "All contents (C) 1985 Dave Sim".

20 page Cerebus story "Spinning Straw into Gold"

Characters Lord Stormsend; Bear; Lord Julius; Leonardi; Cerebus
Synopsis Stormsend tries to give Cerebus advice. Cerebus has a cold and gets stuck in a wall.
Genre Fantasy
Script Dave Sim
Pencils Dave Sim; Gerhard (backgrounds)
Inks Dave Sim; Gerhard (backgrounds)
Letters Dave Sim
Reprinted in Cerebus (Aardvark-Vanaheim, 1986 series) #3 [Church & State Volume 1]

1 page Cerebus advertisement "Most Holy wants you to buy hundreds of Cerebus T-shirts..."

Characters Cerebus
Synopsis Ad for Cerebus t-shirts and cloisonne pins from Graphitti.
Script Dave Sim
Pencils Dave Sim
Inks Dave Sim
Letters Dave Sim; Typeset

3 page Aardvark Comment letters page "Aardvark Comment"

Characters Dave Sim; Gerhard; Connie
Synopsis Letters of comment from readers, plus pictures of Dave Sim, Gerhard and Connie.
Script Dave Sim
Pencils Conrad P. Felber (photo); Connie (photo)
Inks Conrad P. Felber (photo); Connie (photo)
Letters Typeset

1 page promo (ad from the publisher) "Friends of Cerebus Fan Club "

Synopsis Ad for Friends of Cerebus Fan Club (with a black bar through it reading "Discontinued"), Original Artwork for sale and back issues.
Notes Inside back cover.

1 page illustration "photo of Gerhard"

Characters Gerhard
Pencils ? (photo)
Inks ? (photo)
Colors ? (photo)
Notes On back cover of comic.