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(April 1969)

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; grocer; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie has a huge pile of items in the grocery checkout line.

["Hi, Gloria! Let's go to the carnival!"] (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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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Gloria insists that Richie not carry a lot of dollar bills with him to the carnival, but she changes her mind when Richie's pockets rip from carrying so many coins.

["This is an awful, dark, nasty-looking alley, Mom! Aren't you scared?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; robber
Synopsis:
With large diamonds on all of her fingers, Richie's mom packs a pretty good punch.

Olympus (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Captain Andrews; air traffic controllers; Eros; Pan; Mars
Synopsis:
Richie and Gloria join a pilot as he tests drives the fastest plane in the world. When the plane goes faster than mach 20, Richie and his friends pass out, waking up to find that the plane has apparently landed on Mount Olympus, home of the Roman gods.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and he Envious Gods", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Envious Gods (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Mars; Gloria Glad; Captain Andrews; Juno; Mercury; Proserpine; winged devils
Synopsis:
Richie and his friends learn that Mercury has brought them to Mount Olympus to show them that he is much faster than their airplane.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Olympus", immediately preceding in this issue, and continues in "Richie Rich and the War of the Gods!", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the War of the Gods! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Mars; Proserpine; winged devils; Pan; Eros; Juno; Captain Andrews; Vulcan; Poseidon; Mercury; air traffic controller; Richard Rich
Synopsis:
Richie convinces Eros to shoot the quarreling gods with his love arrows so that they will help Richie and his friends get back home.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and the Envious Gods", immediately preceding in this issue. This story uses the Roman names for the gods except for Poseidon and Eros.

["... But I don't know how to milk a cow, Uncle Hiram!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Uncle Hiram
Synopsis:
While visiting her uncle's farm, Lotta finds gathering an egg for breakfast and a chicken for dinner to be a difficult task.
Reprints:

Uncle Rush Slows Down (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; pedestrians; Uncle Rush; Nick Scorsome; golfer; bowling alley manager; Uncle Rush's mother-in-law
Synopsis:
For all his speeding around, there is one thing that causes Uncle Rush to sit and wait patiently.
Reprints:

Richie and the Bread Line (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; Cadbury; homeless men
Synopsis:
Richie brings the people waiting in a bread line home for dinner.
Reprints:

Blowhard! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; boys; mill worker; delivery man; pedestrians; window washer
Synopsis:
When Little Lotta hears a couple of boys bragging about how long they can hold their breath, she decides to see how well she can do at it. Holding her breath for a long time is no problem, but when she lets go, it means gale-force winds.
Reprints:

["Aunt Quaver is very emotional so please don't upset her, Dot!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Aunt Quaver
Synopsis:
After reading a comic book, Aunt Quaver doesn't know whether to laugh or cry or be scared.
Reprints:

["Look out! A piano is falling!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; piano mover; apartment tenant
Synopsis:
Lotta catches a falling piano.
Reprints:

["What's going on, Dad?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; security guards; motorist
Synopsis:
Mr. Rich scatters all their diamonds on the lawn to count them.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Redmond; Podge; airline pilot; flight attendant; ticket sales agent; chauffeur; Cadbury; Prescott; Mr. Rich's business associate
Synopsis:
An impostor replaces Mr. Rich while he's out of town.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery", later in this issue.

["That window fan is like a 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]; fruit stand vendor
Synopsis:
Dot mistakes a bald man's head for a melon.
Reprints:

["Hee, hee! When Richie looks through this telescope, the black color will give him a black eye!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough
Synopsis:
Richie out-pranks Reggie with a bigger and better telescope.
Reprints:

Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Podge; Prescott; Mr. Rich's business associates; Jenkins; police officers; Richard Rich; Perkins
Synopsis:
A man impersonating Richie's father saves Richie from a plane crash.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and Dad's Double", earlier in this issue.

Superdots (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Polka; Uncle Branes; student athletes; referee; track meet judges
Synopsis:
Thinking they're mints, Dot eats Uncle Branes's anti-gravity pills.
Reprints:

Going Home (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Leonard; Leonard's manager; Leonard's cousins
Synopsis:
Leonard the Lion gives up show biz to return to the jungle.
Reprints:

The Two Kittens (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Frank; customer; Koko; Roko; elderly gentleman
Synopsis:
Frank the shoemaker is lonely until he is given two kittens.
Reprints:

The Big Mistake (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump; Claudia Van Loot (in newspaper only); kidnappers; police officer
Synopsis:
Lotta is mistaken for a rich girl and kidnapped.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["Hi, Gloria! Let's go to the carnival!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["This is an awful, dark, nasty-looking alley, Mom! Aren't you scared?"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Olympus
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and the Envious Gods
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Richie Rich and the War of the Gods!
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["... But I don't know how to milk a cow, Uncle Hiram!"]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Uncle Rush Slows Down
    Little Dot
  9. 8. Richie and the Bread Line
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. Blowhard!
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Aunt Quaver is very emotional so please don't upset her, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  12. 11. ["Look out! A piano is falling!"]
    Little Lotta
  13. 12. ["What's going on, Dad?"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and Dad's Double
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["That window fan is like a dot!"]
    Little Dot
  16. 15. ["Hee, hee! When Richie looks through this telescope, the black color will give him a black eye!"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. Superdots
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Going Home
  20. 19. The Two Kittens
  21. 20. The Big Mistake
    Little Lotta
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas