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Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) comic books 1938 or later

  • Issue #1
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 1

    Cover by David Zapanta. Family Reunion Part One, script and art by David Zapanta; When he was a small child, Larry Powell witnesses a freak accident where is father is killed by a pair of scissors when a bat flies through the window of a barber shop startling the barber (Mr. Giancarli); He grows up terrified of having his hair cut; At the age of 26, while sitting in his mother's kitchen, another bat flies through the window, causing Larry's mother to have a heart attack, and embeds itself in Larry's hair; Larry attempts to hide the bat; When both his childhood crush (Tracey Reynolds) and the bully who taunted him (Buddy Thornton) re-enter his life, the bat in Larry's hair begins to talk to him and give him advice on life. The Falling Boy, script and art by David Zapanta; The Falling Boy falls off a cliff. 36 pgs., B&W. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 2
    • Comic is autographed by writer/artist David Zapanta and includes a Lone Star Comics Certificate of Authenticity.

    Cover by David Zapanta. Family Reunion Part Two, script and art by David Zapanta; Continuing to be taunted by Oscar, the bat in his hair, Larry Powell visits his mother in the hospital; meets with Tracey Reynolds in front of Mr. Giancarli's barber shop; and attends an HDA (Hair-Dependents Anonymous) meeting, and meets Jack Jackson, the man with a snake in his beard. And Now, The Further Adventures Of Falling Boy, script and art by David Zapanta; The Falling Boy continues to fall. 36 pgs., B&W. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #3
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 3
  • Issue #4
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 4

    Cover by David Zapanta. Family Reunion Part Four, script and art by David Zapanta; Larry's sister is stopped from killing him by the the last minute intervention of Tracey and Zuby; When both are taken to the hospital, Dr. Sachtler allows Larry's sister to attempt to cut his hair. Larry loses control. And now... the miraculous return of The Falling Boy, script and art by David Zapanta; The Falling Boy continues to fall. 36 pgs., B&W. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #5
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 5

    Cover by David Zapanta. Home Sweet Home Part 1 of 4, script and art by David Zapanta; Dr. Sachtler continues to treat Larry in the asylum. Tracey visits Larry; Larry and Oscar continue to argue. The Ever-Stoic! The Ever-Popular! The Ever-Falling Boy!, script and art by David Zapanta; The Falling Boy continues to fall. 36 pgs., B&W. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #6
    Hairbat (1993 Screaming Rice Press) 6

    Cover by David Zapanta. Home Sweet Home Part 2 of 4, script by David Zapanta; During electro-shock therapy, Larry dreams of getting a haircut and finally being free from Oscar; Jack Jackson and Sam, the snake in his beard, meet Oscar's brother; Zuby and his friends visit Larry in the asylum; Dr. Sachtler wants to cut Larry's hair. 36 pgs., B&W. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.