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(October 1968)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie floats down a stream through a cave filled with gems.

["There goes the world's richest kid— Richie Rich!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; bullies; Mr. Floogle
Synopsis:
Richie buys a carnival.

["A chauffeur's party? Why, yes, Mrs. Van Overdue— we'll be there!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Bascomb; Mrs. Van Overdue; chauffeurs; children; parents
Synopsis:
All the vehicles on the Rich estate are off grounds, so Bascomb has to improvise in order to transport Richie to a party.

You're In Danger (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Cadbury; Harold; mobsters; Madden; chauffeur
Synopsis:
Cadbury and a bodyguard protect Richie from mobsters who want to steal a valuable new invention.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and Dad's Trick", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and Dad's Trick (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Harold; Cadbury; mobsters; Richard Rich; pilot; Madden; Dippy; sailor; submarine captain
Synopsis:
The mobsters continue to pursue Richie in hopes of stealing the new invention, which turns out to be Harold, who is a sophisticated robot.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "You're In Danger", immediately preceding in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Onion (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; the Onion (first appearance); Onion's henchman; customers; salesmen; police officers; Mr. Spiffany; children
Synopsis:
Richie encounters the Onion, a criminal who incapacitates his victims with his overpowering bad breath.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "A Breathless Moment", immediately following in this issue.

A Breathless Moment (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; police officers; robbery victims; the Onion; Mr. Ledger; Mr. Beansprout; customers; Onion's henchman
Synopsis:
Richie learns where the Onion gets all of the onions that he eats, tracking the Onion down to his headquarters.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and the Onion", immediately preceding in this issue. The Onion returned to plague Richie several more times over the years, including in Richie Rich Jackpots (1972 series) #18, Richie Rich Success Stories (1964 series) #91 and Richie Rich Fortunes (1971 series) #62.

["It says here that ghosts can take any shape, Dot!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; ghosts
Synopsis:
Dot and Lotta go into a spooky old house to see if they can find a dot-shaped ghost.

The Secret of the Desk (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; auctioneer; auction attendees; Bugsy Creech; Spike Rugger; truck driver; police officers
Synopsis:
Richie is intent on winning an auction for a desk his mother has given away that morning. Some crooks conclude the desk must be very valuable. Turns out it is made of gold, but Richie is more interested in a letter from Gloria he has left in a secret drawer.
Reprints:

Little Dot Meets Uncle Stretch (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Stretch; Mrs. Polka; Mrs. Tremor; Mr. Polka; basketball players
Synopsis:
When Uncle Stretch comes to visit Dot's family, he has difficulty moving around in their home without bumping into things.

["Shhhh! Don't come close just now, Lotta! I think I'm going to catch a fish!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gerald
Synopsis:
Lotta helps Gerald while he is fishing.

["I hear a mosquito around here!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. plump; Mrs. Plump; motorists; pedestrians
Synopsis:
Lotta's scream breaks a glass window.

["Gloria, I'm at Dad's chocolate candy factory!... I'm going to send you a box of chocolates!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; delivery men
Synopsis:
Gloria tells Richie she will only accept one single chocolate for a present.
Reprints:

Richie Rich and the Kids Across the Tracks (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Bascomb; Bromley; Spike; Gus; Speedy; Nutsy McNulty; boys
Synopsis:
Richie wanders across the tracks, gets into fights and has a great time.
Reprints:

["But, Richie! We can't go for a walk! It's raining!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Gloria Glad; workmen
Synopsis:
Richie and Gloria take a walk in the mansion and find workmen that have been lost for days.
Reprints:

["How much dough could a kid have?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; crooks
Synopsis:
Richie knocks out a couple of crooks with a golf ball.
Reprints:

Uncle Moneyfinger (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Uncle Moneyfinger; delivery man
Synopsis:
Richie discovers his reclusive Uncle Moneyfinger living in an isolated area of the estate.
Reprints:

Super Safety Suit (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; mailman; men; boy; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis:
Uncle Branes sends Dot an invisible safety suit.
Reprints:

Lancelot McBlast (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Matild McBlast; Lancelot McBlast; Regina Rich; Cadbury; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; Knuckles Hoolihan
Synopsis:
Richie teaches his rude cousin a lesson with a right hook to his eye.
Reprints:

You Too, Can Be A Writer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Lotta [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump; typewriter salseman; equestrian; firemen; policemen; Two-Gun Crenshaw; hostage
Synopsis:
Lotta decides to be a writer but can't think of anything to write about.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["There goes the world's richest kid— Richie Rich!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["A chauffeur's party? Why, yes, Mrs. Van Overdue— we'll be there!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. You're In Danger
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and Dad's Trick
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Richie Rich and the Onion
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. A Breathless Moment
    Richie Rich
  8. 7. ["It says here that ghosts can take any shape, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  9. 8. The Secret of the Desk
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. Little Dot Meets Uncle Stretch
    Little Dot
  11. 10. ["Shhhh! Don't come close just now, Lotta! I think I'm going to catch a fish!"]
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["I hear a mosquito around here!"]
    Little Lotta
  13. 12. ["Gloria, I'm at Dad's chocolate candy factory!... I'm going to send you a box of chocolates!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and the Kids Across the Tracks
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["But, Richie! We can't go for a walk! It's raining!"]
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["How much dough could a kid have?"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Uncle Moneyfinger
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. Super Safety Suit
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Lancelot McBlast
    Richie Rich
  20. 19. You Too, Can Be A Writer
    Little Lotta
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas