(July 1966)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited); ? (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
When Freckles and Richie both do handstands, very different things fall out of their pockets.

["I had a funny dream last night, Gloria!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich Millions / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Richie dreams he had a tree house made of solid silver, which Gloria thinks would be impressive, but not so Richie, who actually has one made of gold.
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["Here's another toy Dad got for me, Gloria!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Richie has a miniature wind-up toy that looks and acts just like Cadbury, which surprises a guest at the door.
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Rescue Mission (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Uncle Huntwick; insurgent soldiers; Prime Minister of Sarkhan; Sarkhan soldiers; pilot
Synopsis:
Richie lends Gloria and her uncle a plane so that they can collect wild flowers from the jungles of Sarkhan. As they reach the area, their plane is shot down by soldiers in the jungle. Richie, having tracked them on radar, immediately deploys another plane to rescue them. Speaking with the Prime Minister of Sarkhan, he learns that the area is in the middle of a militant attack. Richie parachutes in, taking with him a variety of toys and gadgets that were in the cargo hold of his plane. As he makes landfall, he immediately comes under fire, but eludes the militants.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "The Homeward Resurgents", later in this issue.

The Homeward Resurgents (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Uncle Huntwick; insurgent soldiers; Sarkhan soldiers
Synopsis:
Richie reunites with Gloria and her uncle in the jungles of Sarkhan as the bombs and gunfire of a local war explode around them. Using some handy toys in his backpack, Richie leads them out of harm's way, but they are stopped by soldiers of Sarkhan, who think Richie and his friends might be spies. When they again come under fire, they are allowed to head home in Richie's toy plane.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Rescue Mission", earlier in this issue.

I Say, You-All (Table of Contents)

Cadbury, the Perfect Butler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Clod Coy; Coy family members; Hatfield family members; Jarvis
Synopsis:
Cadbury decides to spend his vacation with some of Richie's "hillbilly" relatives.

["Gosh, what a handsome boy..."] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; handsome boy; girl in limousine; chauffeur
Synopsis:
Lotta saves a handsome boy from injury, which she hopes will be her opportunity to get to know him, but he instead goes off with the girl who caused the near-accident.
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Super Fast (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Uncle Rush; Mr. Polka; pedestrian; lifeguard; beachgoer; yachters; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]
Synopsis:
After a quick visit from Uncle Rush, Dot dreams that she can run super fast.

The Carnival Caper (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Slug Simms; Slug's pals; Joey Jones
Synopsis:
While Dot and Lotta enjoy a day at the carnival, Lotta contends with some bullies.
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Heavily Talented (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; drama teachers; students; Vernon; hoodlums
Synopsis:
Lotta auditions several of her talents in order to be in the school play.

["Wow! That's quite a stockpile of pepper!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; factory employees
Synopsis:
A stockpile of pepper causes Lotta to sneeze, which in turn reverses the course of a tornado.

["I'm so bored, Mom! I wish I had something new to do with dots!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis:
Dot's mother suggests an activity to keep Dot occupied, then later regrets her suggestion.

["No, Richie! You cannot go outdoors until you practice at the piano for fifteen minutes!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Cadbury helps Richie evade practicing the piano.
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Richie Rich and the Big Match (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Jacobson ?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Rocky Granite; sideshow announcer; sideshow audience; sporting goods salesman; stadium manager; wrestling announcer; wrestling audience
Synopsis:
Richie and his cousin each back a wrestler and plan to have them fight each other.
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["Lotta! I told you 20 minutes ago to pick up your magazine!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump
Synopsis:
When Lotta's mother asks her to drop whatever she is doing and come immediately, Lotta does just that.
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["Hi, Richie!" "Hello, Gloria!" "What's that a picture of?"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Gloria thinks she has seen a hill behind the Rich mansion, but it turns out to be a huge pile of coins and cash.
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Little Dot and the Dotniks (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Jacobson ?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; science fiction
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mr. Polka; Dotniks; bystanders; window washer; unnamed boys; bully; car driver and passenger; truck driver
Synopsis:
Little Dot encounters a group of tiny living dots from the planet Dotnikia who use their scientific inventions to help people.
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Little Lotta and the Ungrateful Bull (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Jacobson ?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; unnamed boys; Gramps Plump (flashback); Mexican citizens; toreador; soda jerk
Synopsis:
Lotta tells a story about helping her grandfather in a bullfight in Mexico.
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Problem Child (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Private Desmond Domar; unnamed boy; boy's mother
Synopsis:
At a mother's request, Desmond interrupts his peaceful furlough to help bring her biting, kicking, punching son out of a park, and then is scolded for his trouble.
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The Slowest Snail (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sylvester; Sally; Sylvester's mother; Sylvester's father; Sylvester's grandfather; Mayor Stanford; Selma; fisherman
Synopsis:
Sylvester is the slowest snail in the entire community, and everyone just thinks he is lazy. But when he races around to warn everyone of coming danger, they see him in a different light.
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Richie Rich and the Redhead (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Cadbury; Zizi McGee; chauffeur; pedestrians; Gloria Glad; jewelry salesman; fur saleswoman
Synopsis:
Richie breaks a date with Gloria to accommodate his father's business needs. Mr. Rich has just purchased a movie company, and needs Richie to escort a young starlet around town for the day. Richie hopes that Gloria won't see them together, but she turns up almost everywhere they go.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I had a funny dream last night, Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["Here's another toy Dad got for me, Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Rescue Mission
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. The Homeward Resurgents
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. I Say, You-All
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
  7. 6. ["Gosh, what a handsome boy..."]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Super Fast
    Little Dot
  9. 8. The Carnival Caper
    Little Dot
  10. 9. Heavily Talented
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Wow! That's quite a stockpile of pepper!"]
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["I'm so bored, Mom! I wish I had something new to do with dots!"]
    Little Dot
  13. 12. ["No, Richie! You cannot go outdoors until you practice at the piano for fifteen minutes!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and the Big Match
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["Lotta! I told you 20 minutes ago to pick up your magazine!"]
    Little Lotta
  16. 15. ["Hi, Richie!" "Hello, Gloria!" "What's that a picture of?"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Little Dot and the Dotniks
    Little Dot
  18. 17. Little Lotta and the Ungrateful Bull
    Little Lotta
  19. 18. Problem Child
  20. 19. The Slowest Snail
  21. 20. Richie Rich and the Redhead
    Richie Rich
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas