(August 1948)

Harvey, 1947 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Publications H [Wings]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

publishing frequency verbiage as per indicia; editor as listed in indicia


"- Hmm - maybe this might not be such a bad spot after all!" (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Milton Caniff (signed)
Inks:
Milton Caniff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

panel taken from story "Part 9: Trail to Adventure".

Leaders Ride Roadmasters (Table of Contents)

Roadmaster Bicycle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Bicycle ad from Cleveland Welding Company in black and white on inside front cover.

Page also includes issue indicia.

Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado (Table of Contents)

Tootsie Fudge / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
C.C. Beck
Pencils:
C.C. Beck
Inks:
C.C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Tootsie

Indexer Notes

An add for Tootsie Fudge, the precursor of today's Tootsie Roll.

"A Japanese task force attacking an American island base..." (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Taffy Tucker
Synopsis:
While the Americans and Japanese battle over a secret island air strip, Taffy Tucker starts to recover from her amnesia - only enough to wonder how she ended up in the middle of a battle. She joins up with Marine Corp medical unit, and is put to use.

Part 2: Identity Discovered (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. G.M. 'Taffy' Tucker; Joss Goode; Patrick Ryan
Synopsis:
Taffy partially overcomes her amnesia to recover her identity. Meanwhile, her friends Joss and Patrick fight to hold the coast against Japanese ships seeking to establish a beachhead.

Part 3: Jap Trickery (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Joss Goode; Patrick Ryan; Taffy Tucker
Synopsis:
Joss and Patrick fret over the fate of Taffy Tucker and continue to search for her. They ultimately find her, partially amnesiatic, working at the field hospital. They help her fully regain her memory, and return her to base to face charges of being a Japanese spy.

Part 4: Grand Reunion (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Col. Flip Corkin; Taffy Tucker; Major Bob Tucker

Part 5: Meet Grett Murmur (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Terry Lee; Taffy Tucker; Grett Murmur (introduction)

Part 6: Flight Into Danger (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Terry Lee

Part 7: Crash Landing (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Terry Lee; Taffy Tucker

Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike (Table of Contents)

Columbia Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

ad for Columbia bicycles

["Look!"] (Table of Contents)

Reliance Manufacturing / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Boy's wear centerspread ad with an mail-in offer for a compass.

Bike-Hike Quiz (Table of Contents)

Fisk Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
boys use their bikes to tour America's famous sites.

Part 8 (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Terry Lee
Synopsis:
Terry learns that the Chinese can't corroborate his sighting of a Japanese bomber crash, a fact that will bring him in front of a Board of Inquiry. The Chinese, admiring his courage, determine to try to find the missing plane.

Part 9: Trail to Adventure (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Terry Lee; Col. 'Flip' Corkin; Grett Murmur
Synopsis:
Terry's mysterious crashed Jap bomber is found, and he gets promoted by the board from Cadet to Flight Officer, but must still observe battles from the ground until he has more experience. Things heat up between Grett and Terry.

["I am nowhere...I am everywhere..."] (Table of Contents)

Man in Black / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
The Man in Black [Death]
Synopsis:
A group of thugs plan and execute a kidnapping, and almost get away scot free, if it weren't for the clues that one of the thugs leaves behind, landscape drawings of where their hide-out is located.

["Here's where I do some big business!"] (Table of Contents)

Bimbo's Beanery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A string of bizarre characters comes into Bimbo's diner, and he is perplexed until somebody tells him the circus is in town.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

["Isn't he devine?"] (Table of Contents)

Ricky Roony / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ricky Roony; Ginger
Synopsis:
Ricky can't see why Ginger thinks so highly of a boy who has a job at a department store.

Indexer Notes

includes initials H.F.S.; possible credit?

["Ooh-h-h! A fiver! Come to Papa!"] (Table of Contents)

Ricky Roony / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ricky Roony; Ginger
Synopsis:
Ricky finds a five-dollar bill on the ground, then proceeds to live like a king, treating himself and Ginger at the soda shop until he is told that it is counterfeit.

Indexer Notes

initialed H.F.S.; possible signiture?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cartoon Laughs / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Strauss (signed)
Inks:
Charles Strauss (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

a mixture of typeset gags with two single-panel gag cartoons.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Parade / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Final Curtain (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Black Cat

Web of Gold (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Black Cat

The Adventures of Popsicle Pete and Bob Feller (Table of Contents)

Popsicles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

comic about baseball players and a give-away offer connected with Popsicle.

Get Your Free Movie Star Pictures (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bicycle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

give-away promotion from Schwinn-Built Bicycle

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. "- Hmm - maybe this might not be such a bad spot after all!"
  2. 1. Leaders Ride Roadmasters
    Roadmaster Bicycle
  3. 2. Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado
    Tootsie Fudge
  4. 3. "A Japanese task force attacking an American island base..."
    Terry and the Pirates
  5. 4. Part 2: Identity Discovered
    Terry and the Pirates
  6. 5. Part 3: Jap Trickery
  7. 6. Part 4: Grand Reunion
    Terry and the Pirates
  8. 7. Part 5: Meet Grett Murmur
    Terry and the Pirates
  9. 8. Part 6: Flight Into Danger
    Terry and the Pirates
  10. 9. Part 7: Crash Landing
    Terry and the Pirates
  11. 10. Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike
    Columbia Bicycles
  12. 11. ["Look!"]
    Reliance Manufacturing
  13. 12. Bike-Hike Quiz
    Fisk Bike Tires
  14. 13. Part 8
    Terry and the Pirates
  15. 14. Part 9: Trail to Adventure
    Terry and the Pirates
  16. 15. ["I am nowhere...I am everywhere..."]
    Man in Black
  17. 16. ["Here's where I do some big business!"]
    Bimbo's Beanery
  18. 17. ["Isn't he devine?"]
    Ricky Roony
  19. 18. ["Ooh-h-h! A fiver! Come to Papa!"]
    Ricky Roony
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Cartoon Laughs
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Parade
  22. 21. Final Curtain
    Black Cat
  23. 22. Web of Gold
    Black Cat
  24. 23. The Adventures of Popsicle Pete and Bob Feller
    Popsicles
  25. 24. Get Your Free Movie Star Pictures
    Schwinn Bicycle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony Oliva
  • Jean-Francois Masse
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Gary L. Watson