Final regular issue. Cover by Robert Crumb. Several short strips by David Carrino and Peter Bagge. Harvey Sez column; Harvey Pekar praises Terry Laban’s “Unsupervised Existence,” Daniel Clowes’ “Eightball” and Chester Brown’s “Ed the Happy Clown”; Aline Kominsky-Crumb masthead illustration is included. Untitled Mode O’Day story, script and art by Robert Crumb; Mode is persuaded to become a partner in a new restaurant. “The Prince and the Art Girl,” script and art by Carol Lay; Carol is wooed by a prince. “Texas Characters,” script and art by Penny Moran Van Horn; Recollections of a co-worker. “Report from the Disaster Scene,” script and art by Lloyd Dangle; Lloyd’s prelude to the 1989 San Francisco earthquake. “Merci Areevwahr Ameriker,” script and art by Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Aline’s observations about what’s being left behind in the USA. “Oh, Baby,” script and art by Art Spiegelman and Charles Burns.
56 page black and white magazine with color covers
Last Gasp, 1990