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(Spring 1959)

Harvey, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Stamp]
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited); Sid Jacobson (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (many squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper's Ghostland / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Wendy; Spooky; Nightmare; Ghostly Trio (inset only)
Keywords:
baseball; clouds

["Hey, Casper! Let's fight!"] (Table of Contents)

Casper's Ghostland / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper
Synopsis:
Casper tries to get away from people fighting but even the television is showing a boxing match.
Keywords:
television

["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky tries to take a nap.
Keywords:
bees; woodpeckers

High Kicks [Part One] (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Kay
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Nightmare
Synopsis:
Casper and Nightmare are invited to a club of friendly ghosts but the Ghostly Trio makes mischief and captures Nightmare so Casper can't find him.
Reprints:

["Watch me scare that bull frog!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
A frog hops away with Spooky's derby.
Keywords:
frogs; underwater

Story Session (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Ghost Riders [Part Two] (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Nightmare; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Nightmare escapes but the Trio still wants to keep Casper away from the meeting of friendly ghosts.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper's Diary / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Casper]
Letters:
typeset

Rhymes with Reason (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Synopsis:
illustrations of amalgamated animals such as the pigator and the moosetrich
Reprints:

["I'm tired of this old doiby."] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky tries several new hats but the old one is still the best.
Keywords:
hats

Good Yawning (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; the Sandman
Synopsis:
Casper discovers that no one can sleep because the Sandman is napping instead of making his rounds.
Reprints:

["Boy! Those apples sure look good!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky overeats.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper's Diary / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Casper]
Letters:
typeset

Spooky's Other Self (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Casper
Synopsis:
Casper tries to get Spooky to stop scaring people by disguising himself as Spooky and claiming to be Spooky's other self, the good one.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

art credit from the reprint in Harvey Comics Classics (Dark Horse, 2007 series) #1

From Bad to Voice (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Reprints:

["...if shoes really had tongues?"] (Table of Contents)

Woudn't It Be Funny? / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Just What the Doctor Ordered (Table of Contents)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Bat Belfry
Synopsis:
When Spooky's nemesis Bat Belfry plans to move away, Spooky realizes just how much he will miss him.

Cheese It! (Table of Contents)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Spooky; the Mad Mouse
Synopsis:
Spooky tries desperate measures to get rid of the pesky Mad Mouse but things don't work out as he planned.

["Boo!" "Yow!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky scares a waiter who drops his tray, but when Spooky eats the food he discovers that it's made of wax.

["Golly, I haven't been able to make one friend today!"] (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Spooky
Synopsis:
Casper tries to do a good deed for Spooky but Spooky doesn't appreciate it.

The Happy Brew (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Wendy
Synopsis:
Wendy makes a special potion that turns the Ghostly Trio into friendly ghosts, but no one believes they've changed.
Reprints:

["Ah! Someone asleep in the cave!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky tires himself out trying to scare a hibernating bear.

Kilroy Was Here (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Charlie Chick

All Wet (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Nightmare; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
The Ghostly Trio makes Casper and Nightmare stay out in the rain, where they discover that the local dam is in danger and they must enlist the Trio's help to save everyone.

[Windy Day] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
On a very windy day, Spooky's derby blows off but when he gets it back he's accidentally caught a man's toupee as well.

Indexer Notes

no dialogue

Cut Your Own Place Mats (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Circus Quiz (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

rhyming riddles

Full House (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
72 Main Street; 67 Main Street

Space Spooks (Table of Contents)

Casper the Friendly Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Casper tries to make friends with some aliens but the Trio tries to scare them off.

["Nothing like reading in bed to get to sleep!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky has a nightmare from reading a scary story before bed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper's Diary / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Casper]
Letters:
typeset

Tuff Town (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky is bored with people who scare too easily so he goes to Tuff Town, where he gets an unfriendly reception.

[Painting a Chair] (Table of Contents)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky gets paint all over himself and figures out how to get it off.

Indexer Notes

no dialogue

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Casper's Ghostland
  2. 1. ["Hey, Casper! Let's fight!"]
    Casper's Ghostland
  3. 2. ["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."]
    Spooky
  4. 3. High Kicks [Part One]
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  5. 4. ["Watch me scare that bull frog!"]
    Spooky
  6. 5. Story Session
  7. 6. Ghost Riders [Part Two]
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Casper's Diary
  9. 8. Rhymes with Reason
  10. 9. ["I'm tired of this old doiby."]
    Spooky
  11. 10. Good Yawning
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  12. 11. ["Boy! Those apples sure look good!"]
    Spooky
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Casper's Diary
  14. 13. Spooky's Other Self
    Spooky
  15. 14. From Bad to Voice
  16. 15. ["...if shoes really had tongues?"]
    Woudn't It Be Funny?
  17. 16. Just What the Doctor Ordered
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  18. 17. Cheese It!
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  19. 18. ["Boo!" "Yow!"]
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  20. 19. ["Golly, I haven't been able to make one friend today!"]
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  21. 20. The Happy Brew
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  22. 21. ["Ah! Someone asleep in the cave!"]
    Spooky
  23. 22. Kilroy Was Here
  24. 23. All Wet
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  25. 24. [Windy Day]
    Spooky
  26. 25. Cut Your Own Place Mats
  27. 26. Circus Quiz
  28. 27. Full House
  29. 28. Space Spooks
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  30. 29. ["Nothing like reading in bed to get to sleep!"]
    Spooky
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Casper's Diary
  32. 31. Tuff Town
    Spooky
  33. 32. [Painting a Chair]
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Warren Zeigler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mark Gordon
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Jim Van Dore