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(December 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; extraterrestrials; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Extraterrestrials shaped like dollar signs land in flying saucers that look like giant coins.

["What a forbidding place the moon must be, Richie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; astronauts
Synopsis:
Richie helps make astronauts' visits to the moon a bit more comfortable.

["That certainly was a terrible rain we had, Richie!"] (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; gardeners
Synopsis:
The Rich estate gardeners dry out piles of money after the basement floods.
Reprints:

Flying Saucers Have Landed (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Bascomb; Mr. Print; Max Grant; Lieutenant Baud; Saturnian General
Synopsis:
Richie witnesses a flying saucer and hires a reporter who also saw it to investigate.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continues in "One Against Saturn", immediately following in this issue.

One Against Saturn (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Mr. Print; Colonel Nguh [Max Grant]; elderly woman; cab driver; Saturnian; helicopter pilot; Emperor Ahn; Saturnian scientists
Synopsis:
Richie uses a camera to prevent a Saturnian invasion of Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Flying Saucers Have Landed", immediately preceding in this issue.

Butler of Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Casper (on comic book in story)
Synopsis:
Richie imagines what Butlers will be like in the year 2084.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Richie is reading a comic book about Casper the Friendly Ghost in this story.

["Mom, are you going to have breakfast with me?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich
Synopsis:
Richie is worried when he hears a loud thud from the room where his mother is exercising.
Reprints:

Little Dot and the Magic Foam (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Mr. Polka; Peter E. Disch; motorists; homeless family; police officers
Synopsis:
Dot gets some magic foam from the pharmacist that forms into a dashing but criminal version of her father.
Reprints:

Man of Mystery (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ? (illustrations)
Inks:
Warren Kremer ? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; Shorty; Crawfish Creech; government agents
Synopsis:
Richie is duped into hiding a fugitive in the mansion, but Richie and his friends capture the crook by using one of their football plays.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

The Initiation (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Clytemnestra; Rosebud club members; Jack; bully; pedestrians
Synopsis:
Lotta wants to join the Rosebud club, but must first pass the initiation, during which she must keep her cool no matter what happens.

Indexer Notes

This story should not be confused with another that is also titled "The Initiation" and features Little Lotta attempting to join the Centipedes club. That story appears in Richie Rich (1960 series) #13, Richie Rich Dollars and Cents (1963 series) #12 and Richie Rich Inventions (1977 series) #5.

["Hi, Ted! What's up?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Ted
Synopsis:
Ted tries to use his karate moves on Lotta.

["Oh!" "Sorry!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; unnamed boy
Synopsis:
Dot boxes with a boy.

["Our Nurse Jenny has been so fidgety and anxious lately!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Nurse Jenny
Synopsis:
Nurse Jenny becomes bored with nobody for whom to care.
Reprints:

Crash Landing (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Cadbury; Captain Carson; Bull Dolan; Chef Pierre; Mr. Quagmire; President Belden; unnamed boy; Mr. Malfor
Synopsis:
Richie's new atomic jet makes a forced landing on a small communist ruled island.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part One of Three. Story continues in "Making Friends", later in this issue.
Art ID by Chris Barat, from newsandviewsbychrisbarat.blogspot.com

["I'll choose you to see who rows, Reggie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; antique dealer
Synopsis:
Richie and Reggie follow a map to Captain Kidd's treasure chest.
Reprints:

Making Friends (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Mr. Quagmire; President Belden; Mr. Malfor; Port Atlantic Island citizens; soldiers; airplane steward; Freckles Friendly; Gloria Glad; Pee Wee Friendly; Captain Carson; Bull Dolan
Synopsis:
Richie helps the inhabitants of the island build a dam so they can raise crops.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part Two of Three. Continues from "Crash Landing", earlier in this issue, and continues in "Turnabout", immediately following in this issue.

Turnabout (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Captain Carson; Bull Dolan; President Belden; Port Atlantic Island citizens; airplane steward; Wallace; Mr. Quagmire; Mr. Malfor; judge
Synopsis:
The communist rebels attempt to blow-up the new dam.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Conclusion of three part story. Continues from "Making Friends", immediately preceding in this issue.

A Look Ahead (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Fyuchura; telephone operator; butler
Synopsis:
Dot and Lotta travel forward in time so they can see what they're going to look like in the future.
Reprints:

Speedy Hobbies (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Uncle Rush; police officer
Synopsis:
Uncle Rush tries to show an interest in Dot's hobbies.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["What a forbidding place the moon must be, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["That certainly was a terrible rain we had, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Flying Saucers Have Landed
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. One Against Saturn
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Butler of Tomorrow
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["Mom, are you going to have breakfast with me?"]
    Richie Rich
  8. 7. Little Dot and the Magic Foam
    Little Dot
  9. 8. Man of Mystery
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. The Initiation
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Hi, Ted! What's up?"]
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["Oh!" "Sorry!"]
    Little Dot
  13. 12. ["Our Nurse Jenny has been so fidgety and anxious lately!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Crash Landing
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["I'll choose you to see who rows, Reggie!"]
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. Making Friends
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Turnabout
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. A Look Ahead
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Speedy Hobbies
    Little Dot
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas