(October 1966)

Harvey, 1966 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Illustrated Humor, Inc.
Brand:
Giant Size Harvey Thriller
Editing:
Joe Simon; Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.

Issue Notes

Only Leon Harvey is credited in the indicia as editor.


["Look out! It's Round Robin!"] (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American; Speedboy; Round Robin
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Round Robin (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Fergusen ?; Ben Oda

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Indexer Notes

First two pages of Round Robin open, interrupted by an introduction to Fighting American, "Peter Piper's Red Vipers" which includes Fighting American's origin. Page 13 opens with a four panel origin of Speedboy, with what appears to be new Joe Simon art, followed the conclusion of the Red Robin story. last app. in FIGHTING AMERICAN #7 (Prize); V: Round Robin (I)

Peter Piper's Red Vipers (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

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Indexer Notes

New art on splash page, possibly by Joe Simon, has Fighting American and Speedboy interrupting Round Robin story to present Fightin American's origin story. V: Commissar Yutz (I, D), Shepard Shoestring, Blatzbier, Theda Barracuda (I for all)

Roman Scoundrels (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Fergusen ?

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Indexer Notes

"V: Commissar Yutz (I, D), Shepard Shoestring, Blatzbier, Theda Barracuda (I for all)"

Duel to the Finish Line (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon ?; Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

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Fighting American: The Hero Who Laughed at Himself (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Perrin
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Reprint of a fanzine article on Fighting American, accompanied by illustrations.

Find the King of the Crime Syndicate (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

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The League of the Handsome Devils (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon ?; Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

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Indexer Notes

"I: Viva Yafata (Harvey Nibble), Bosworth Nibble, La Mombo; V: El Ropo (I); next app. in FIGHTING AMERICAN #0-87135-600-7 (Marvel)"

You'll Never See The Likes of Them Again (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen; Ben Oda

Indexer Notes

ad for forthcoming issues includes 3 images from Fighting American covers and a new image, likely by Joe Simon. This was the only issue published.

The Secret of Yafata's Moustache (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Fergusen ?

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Indexer Notes

"I: Viva Yafata (Harvey Nibble), Bosworth Nibble, La Mombo; V: El Ropo (I); next app. in FIGHTING AMERICAN #0-87135-600-7 (Marvel)"

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Look out! It's Round Robin!"]
    Fighting American
  2. 1. Round Robin
    Fighting American
  3. 2. Peter Piper's Red Vipers
    Fighting American
  4. 3. Roman Scoundrels
    Fighting American
  5. 4. Duel to the Finish Line
    Fighting American
  6. 5. Fighting American: The Hero Who Laughed at Himself
  7. 6. Find the King of the Crime Syndicate
    Fighting American
  8. 7. The League of the Handsome Devils
    Fighting American
  9. 8. You'll Never See The Likes of Them Again
  10. 9. The Secret of Yafata's Moustache
    Fighting American
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