(December 1947)

Harvey, 1945 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Harvey Publications H [Wings]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; later Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; later Squarebound (#116 - #118)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Only appearance of Atoma.
First appearance of Humphrey.
Possible first appearance of Little Max.
Most information for this issue is from Darci, April 2009.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Joe Palooka; Humphrey Pennyworth

Indexer Notes

All information for this issue is from Darci, April 2009.

[With a bullet that was meant for me!] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Joe Palooka; Phantom Dill; Vince Quinn; Knobby Walsh; Dr. Bimmellman (masquerading as Juan del Torres); Dolores; Dr. Radler
Reprints:
  • from Joe Palooka daily (McNaught Syndicate) 1946 - 1946.07.20

Introducing Humphrey (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 9.175 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Humphrey Pennyworth; Knobby Walsh; Prunella Pennyworth; Mushky O'Toole; Otto Blamp
Reprints:

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.825 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Joe Palooka; Humphrey Pennyworth
Synopsis:
House ad for Joe Palooka #16.

Little Max Goes Into Business (Table of Contents)

Little Max / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Max; Mr. Boyle; Mr. Casey; Tuffie; Joe Palooka

Eager Beaver (Table of Contents)

Little Max / comic story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Max; Joe Palooka

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Steve Canyon / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
House ad for Steve Canyon #1.

Knobby's Sure Bet (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Joe Palooka; Knobby Walsh; Ann Howe; Kid Leff; Buster Boyle
Reprints:

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Kerry Drake / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
House ad for Kerry Drake #6.

Personal Appearance (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Ham Fisher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Jerry Leemy; Moe; Joe Palooka; Mr. Bobblekrop; Knobby Walsh

Beauty and Killer (Table of Contents)

Black Cat / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Cat; Mrs. Dwight [Cathy] Pellman; Natalie Scully

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Black Cat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Black Cat
Synopsis:
House ad for Black Cat.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Rickie Roony / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ricky Roony

["Anytown, U.S.A., 1946..."] (Table of Contents)

Atoma / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Powell ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dusty Rhodes; Atoma (first and only appearance); Arton
Synopsis:
Dusty accidentally projects himself 500 years into the future, where Atoma the historian acquaints him with the year 2446. The City of Peace is a domed habitat powered by atomic plants. People only work an hour a day, spending
their leisure time reading on the solar deck. Modern medicine keeps people alive for hundreds of years. However, only the soldiers have the freedom of the city. Atoma regards their Governor was little better than Hitler from
Dusty's time.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Green Hornet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Green Hornet; Kato; Mike Axford; Lenore "Casey" Case
Synopsis:
House ad for Green Hornet Comics #37.

Indexer Notes

Also advertises the show on the NBC Blue network on Tuesday nights.

[Cartoon Laughs] (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Salo Roth (signed)
Inks:
Salo Roth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Synopsis:
Jokes with art.

Indexer Notes

Another signature on this sequence appears to be "La Mc..."

Almost Perfect Crime (Table of Contents)

Black Cat / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Cat; Louie; Rick Horne

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:

Synopsis:
House ad for Terry and the Pirates #7.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. [With a bullet that was meant for me!]
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. Introducing Humphrey
    Joe Palooka
  4. 3. [untitled]
    Joe Palooka
  5. 4. Little Max Goes Into Business
    Little Max
  6. 5. Eager Beaver
    Little Max
  7. 6. [untitled]
    Steve Canyon
  8. 7. Knobby's Sure Bet
    Joe Palooka
  9. 8. [untitled]
    Kerry Drake
  10. 9. Personal Appearance
    Joe Palooka
  11. 10. Beauty and Killer
    Black Cat
  12. 11. [untitled]
    Black Cat
  13. 12. [untitled]
    Rickie Roony
  14. 13. ["Anytown, U.S.A., 1946..."]
    Atoma
  15. 14. [untitled]
    Green Hornet
  16. 15. [Cartoon Laughs]
  17. 16. Almost Perfect Crime
    Black Cat
  18. 17. [untitled]
    Terry and the Pirates
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