Gay Comics (Bob Ross)

 GCBR   (Bob Ross, 1985-1996)

Characters ™ and ©1993 their respective creators.

This series is a forum for lesbian and gay artists from small, local papers to be seen on a national level. It is a mixture of more and less well-known artists. Included in various issues is “Servants to the Cause” by Alison Bechdel of Dykes to Watch Out For fame, Jerry Mills’ Poppers, Roberta Gregory’s Bitchy Butch, and Tim Barela’s Leonard and Larry.

Gay Comics won the Comic Creators 1993 Award for the Best Anthology.

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  NotesWriterArtist

#1

  9/1/1980
  $1.50
  $13.50
No copies available
“Gay Comix”; Published by Kitchen SinkLee Marrs, Bill Fugate, Demian, Roberta Gregory, Kurt Erichsen, Howard Cruse, Karle Wilson, Theo BogartLee Marrs, Bill Fugate, Demian, Roberta Gregory, Kurt Erichsen, Howard Cruse, Karle Wilson, Theo Bogart

#2

  11/1/1981
  $1.50
  $8.00
No copies available
“Gay Comix”; Published by Kitchen SinkBurton Clarke, Melissa Bay Mathis, Jennifer Camper, Mary Wings, Joe Sinardi, Howard Cruse, Robert Triptow, Roberta Gregory, Lee MarrsBurton Clarke, Melissa Bay Mathis, Jennifer Camper, Mary Wings, Joe Sinardi, Howard Cruse, Robert Triptow, Roberta Gregory, Lee Marrs

#3

  12/1/1982
  $2.00
  $8.00
1 copy available for $8.00
“Gay Comix”; Published by Kitchen SinkTheo Bogaard, Lee Marrs, Kurt Erichsen, Robert Triptow, David Kottler, Patrick Marcel, Howard Cruse, Bill Fugate, Demian, Cheela Smith, Roberta Gregory, Vaughan FrickTheo Bogaard, Lee Marrs, Kurt Erichsen, Robert Triptow, David Kottler, Patrick Marcel, Howard Cruse, Bill Fugate, Demian, Cheela Smith, Roberta Gregory, Vaughan Frick

#4

  11/1/1983
  $2.00
  $6.00
No copies available
“Gay Comix”; Published by Kitchen SinkJerry Mills, Jim Yost, Rick Campbell, Jackie Urbanovic, Roberta Gregory, Kurt Erichsen, Lee Marrs, Joe Sinerdi, Howard Cruse, Camper, Vaughan Frick, Patrick MarcelJerry Mills, Jim Yost, Rick Campbell, Jackie Urbanovic, Roberta Gregory, Kurt Erichsen, Lee Marrs, Joe Sinerdi, Howard Cruse, Camper, Vaughan Frick, Patrick Marcel

#5

 
  $2.00
  $9.00
1 copy available for $9.00
“Gay Comix”; Published by Kitchen SinkMilo Poulson, Michael J. Goldberg, Tim Barela, Roberta Gregory, Richard Valley, Vaughan Frick, Demian, Michele Lloyd, Jerry Mills, Howard Cruse, Rick Campbell, Robert Triptow, Camper, Theo BoogardMilo Poulson, M.J. Goldberg, Tim Barela, Roberta Gregory, Richard Valley, Vaughan Frick, Demian, Michele Lloyd, Jerry Mills, Howard Cruse, Rick Campbell, Robert Triptow, Camper, Theo Boogard

#6

  12/1/1985
  $2.00
  $4.50
No copies available
Bob Ross begins as publisherTrina Robbins, Joe Sinardi, Leslie Ewing, Tim Barela, P. Marcel, Kurt Erichsen, Michael J. Goldberg, Roberta GregoryTrina Robbins, Joe Sinardi, Leslie Ewing, Tim Barela, P. Marcel, Kurt Erichsen, Richard Cornwell, Roberta Gregory

#7

  3/1/1986
  $2.00
  $4.50
No copies available
Spring 1986Tim Barela, Jeff Krell, Donelan, Robert Triptow, Roberta Gregory, Michael J. Goldberg, Patrick Marcel, Kurt Erichsen, T. Amatrudo, P. Mastin, Vaughan Frick, Jennifer CamperTim Barela, Jeff Krell, Donelan, Robert Triptow, Roberta Gregory, M.J. Goldberg, Patrick Marcel, Kurt Erichsen, T. Amatrudo, P. Mastin, Vaughan Frick, Jennifer Camper

#8

  6/1/1986
  $2.00
  $28.00
No copies available
Summer 1986; Flipbook; Flip cover is Superman Bizarro TributeVaughan Frick, Jennifer Camper, Kurt Erichsen, Jeff Jacklin, Robert Triptow, Jeff Krell, Michael J. Goldberg, Jean-Daniel BrequeVaughan Frick, Jennifer Camper, Kurt Erichsen, Jeff Jacklin, Robert Triptow, Jeff Krell, Michael J. Goldberg, Patrick Marcel

#9

  12/1/1986
  $2.00
  $18.00
No copies available
Winter 1986-87; All Poppers IssueJerry MillsJerry mills

#10

  3/1/1987
  $2.00
  $3.50
No copies available
Spring 1987Donelan, Burton Clark, Robert Triptow, Bruce Billings, Jeff Krell, Howard Cruse, Alison Bechdel, Tim Barela, Roberta Gregory, Michael J. GoldbergDonelan, Burton Clark, Robert Triptow, Bruce Billings, Jeff Krell, Howard Cruse, Alison Bechdel, Tim Barela, Roberta Gregory, Michael J. Goldberg

#11

  1/1/1988
  $2.00
  $3.50
No copies available
Winter 1987-88Howard Stangroom, Leslie Ewing, Angela Borage, Cherry, Robert Triptow, Michael J. Goldberg, Jennifer Camper, Roberta Gregory, Jeff Krell, Kurt Erichsen, Tim Barela, Trina RobbinsStephen Lowther, Leslie Ewing, Angela Borage, Cherry, Robert Triptow, Michael J. Goldberg, Jennifer Camper, Roberta Gregory, Jeff Krell, Kurt Erichsen, Tim Barela, Steve Beery

#12

  3/1/1988
  $2.50
  $140.00
1 copy available for $49.99
Spring-Summer 1988Bruce Billings, Patrick Marcel, Tim Barela, Jeff Krell, Roberta Gregory, Jennifer Camper, Leslie Ewing, Robert Triptow, Kurt Erichsen, Marc Campos, Michael J. Goldberg, Howard StangroomBruce Billings, Patrick Marcel, Tim Barela, Jeff Krell, Roberta Gregory, Jennifer Camper, Leslie Ewing, Robert Triptow, Kurt Erichsen, M. Campos, Michael J. Goldberg, Stephen Lowther

#13

  6/1/1991
  $2.50
  $3.50
No copies available
Summer1991; Indicia says Summer/Autumn 1988, Corrected on inside page 1; FlipbookJennifer Camper, Tim Barela, Joan Hilty, Peter Keane, Andrea Natalie, Groc, Robert Triptow, F. Marcel, Skye, Michael J. Goldberg, Noreen Stevens, Roberta GregoryJennifer Camper, Tim Barela, Joan Hilty, Peter Keane, Andrea Natalie, Groc, Robert Triptow, F. Marcel, Skye, Michael J. Goldberg, Noreen Stevens, Roberta Gregory, Vaughan Frick

#14

  1/1/1991
  $2.00
  $3.50
No copies available
Winter 1991Roberta Gregory, Andy Mangels, Howard Stangroom, Noreen Stevens, Jacki Randall, Tim Barela, Jennifer Camper, Joan Hilty, Michael J. Goldberg, Leslie Ewing, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, J.D. March, Howard CruseRoberta Gregory, Stephen Lowther, Noreen Stevens, Stan Shaw, Jacki Randall, Tim Barela, Jennifer Camper, Joan Hilty, M. Vaughan Frick, Leslie Ewing, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, J.D. March, Howard Cruse, Daerick Gröss

#15

  3/1/1992
  $2.00
  $3.50
No copies available
Title changes to “Gay Comics”; Spring 1992Ivan Velez Jr., Andy Mangels, Noreen Stevens, Roberta Gregory, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, Ralf König, Jeff Richard, Donna Barr, Rhonda Dicksion, Vaughan Frick, Jennifer CamperIvan Velez Jr., Noreen Stevens, Roberta Gregory, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, Ralf König, Donna Barr, Rhonda Dicksion, Vaughan Frick, Jennifer Camper

#16

  6/1/1992
  $2.95
  $21.00
No copies available
Desert Peach storyDonna Barr, Andy Mangels, Sean Martin, Jacki Randall, Ralf König, Roberta Gregory, Ivan Velez Jr., Andrea Natalie, Rhonda Dicksion, Matthew NelsonDonna Barr, Sean Martin, Jacki Randall, Ralf König, Roberta Gregory, Ivan Velez Jr., Andrea Natalie, J.A. Fludd, Rhonda Dicksion, Matthew Nelson

#17

 
  $2.95
  $2.95
No copies available
Early 1993Eric Shanower, Andy Mangels, Cheela Smith, Jennifer Camper, Howard Stangroom, Kris Kovick, Tim Barela, Howard Cruse, Leslie Ewing, Roberta Gregory, Mark Durham, Julie Franki, Donna Barr, Fish, Diane DiMassa, Burton Clarke, Jeff Krell, Michael Wilhoite, A.J. Benny, Robert Kirby, Frank Durham, Diane Germain, Cornnell Clarke, Nicole Ferentz, Alisa Gordaneer, Demian, Rhonda DicksionEric Shanower, Cheela Smith, Jennifer Camper, Stephen Lowther, Kris Kovick, Tim Barela, Howard Cruse, Leslie Ewing, Roberta Gregory, Mark Durham, Julie Franki, Donna Barr, Fish, Diane DiMassa, Burton Clarke, Jeff Krell, Michael Wilhoite, A.J. Benny, Robert Kirby, Frank Durham, Diane Germain, Cornnell Clarke, Nicole Ferentz, Alisa Gordaneer, Demian, J.A. Fludd, Rhonda Dicksion

#18

 
  $2.95
  $2.95
No copies available
Spring 1993Andy Mangels, Julie Franki, J.D. March, Laura Rebecca, Linda Sue Welch, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, Steve Matusczak, Jacki Randall, Ivan Velez Jr., Diana Green, Joan Hilty, Leanne Franson, Sean MartinJulie Franki, J.D. March, J.A. Fludd, Laura Rebecca, Linda Sue Welch, Dave Young, Andrea Natalie, Steve Matusczak, Jacki Randall, Ivan Velez Jr., Diana Green, Joan Hilty, Leanne Franson, Sean Martin

#19

  6/1/1993
  $2.95
  $2.95
No copies available
Alison Bechdel SpecialAlison BechdelAlison Bechdel

#20

 
  $2.95
  $19.00
No copies available
Super-heroes  

#21

 
  $2.95
  $2.95
No copies available
   

#22

  6/1/1994
  $2.95
  $37.00
No copies available
Funny Animals Special with Omaha the Cat Dancer storyAndy Mangels, Reed Waller, Kate Worley, Leanne Franson, Michael Goldberg, J. D. March, Vaughn Frick, Diane DiMassa, Howard Stangroom, Joan Hilty, Kurt Erichsen, Kris Kovick, Mike CurtisReed Waller, Kate Worley, Leanne Franson, Michael Goldberg, J. D. March, Vaughn Frick, Diane DiMassa, Stephen Lowther, Joan Hilty, Kurt Erichsen, Terrie Smith

#23

  6/1/1996
  $3.50
  $4.00
No copies available
Heartbreakers StoryAndy Mangels, Anina Bennett, Andy Hartzell, Stephanie Pennington, Jon Macy, Beck Main, Catherine Doherty, David Kelly, Roberta GregoryPaul Guinan, Andy Hartzall, Stephanie Pennington, Jon Macy, Beck Main, Catherine Doherty, J.A. Fludd, David Kelly, Roberta Gregory

#24

  9/1/1996
  $3.50
  $44.00
3 copies available from $19.99
Fall 1996; Indicia says Spring 1997; Crossover with The MaxxAndy Mangels, Joan Hilty, Marc Lynx, Leanne Franson, Jennifer Camper, J.D. March, Paige Braddock, Stephanie Pennington, Steve MatusczakDaerick Gröss, John Dennis, Joan Hilty, Leanne Franson, Ivan Velez Jr., J.D. March, Brandon McKinney, Paige Braddock, Stephanie Pennington, Steve Matusczak

#25

 
  $6.95
  $3.50
No copies available
80 pages, 71 creators; B&W; ca. 1998  

Special Edition #1

  3/1/1992
  $2.50
  $3.00
No copies available
Spring 1992Tim BarelaTim Barela