(May 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; doctor; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie looks at an eye chart composed of dollar amounts.

["I've been wanting to visit our gardener, Mr. Grass!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Mr. Grass
Synopsis:
Richie improves the effectiveness of the estate gardener's scarecrow.

["Gosh, Richie! Aren't you afraid of robbers with so much money around?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria; robbers
Synopsis:
Richie explains why having so much cash lying around doesn't make it easy for robbers.

The Hidden City (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dr. Matt Digmor; Reggie Van Dough; Parker Barrows; Kelsey; Cholly; armed guards; aircraft loaders; laborers; Gus; Dutch
Synopsis:
Richie brings $20 million to Italy to fund the excavation of an ancient town near Mt. Vesuvius, while mobsters plot to steal the money.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Lava Monsters", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Lava Monsters (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Dr. Matt Digmor; Parker Barrows; Kelsey; Cholly; laborers; Pietro; gangsters
Synopsis:
Mobsters dress up as lava monsters as a ploy to steal the cash that Richie is using to fund an excavation near Mt. Vesuvius.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Hidden City", immediately preceding in this issue, and continues in "Look Out! There Are Real Lava Monsters", immediately following in this issue.

Look Out! There Are Real Monsters (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dr. Matt Digmor; Reggie Van Dough; laborers; Parker Barrows; Kelsey; Cholly; gangsters; Neapolitan police; Neapolitan firemen
Synopsis:
Richie has a few tricks up his sleeve for the mobsters who are interfering with an excavation he is funding.

["Oh, great! The school yard's new sliding pond is up!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; bully
Synopsis:
Lotta and a bully each want to be the first to use a new playground slide.

Farm Refinement (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cadbury; Poopsie; Richie Rich; Calvin Cornflake; Emma; reporter; cowgirl
Synopsis:
Cadbury relates a tale of a time when he was briefly employed as a farm hand.

Badly Jarred (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich Presents / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Willie; Brenda
Synopsis:
Even though Brenda worries, Willie builds a pile of books in order to reach the cookie jar, but it all comes crashing down.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The "presents" portion of "Richie Rich presents" is erroneously omitted.

The Pelican and the Crow (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Petey Pelican; Charlie Crow; blue jay; birds
Synopsis:
Charlie Crow teaches Petey Pelican to steal all the bird seed, but when Petey realizes he is learning to be a thief, he eats it all and leaves Charlie with nothing.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

When first presented, this story was titled "The Crow and the Pelican". "Richie Rich" was added to the header with this issue, erroneously omitting "presents", which was corrected in later reprints of this story.

Hoop-EEE! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Branes; pedestrian; Chauncey; Eleanor; bank robbers; police officers; Mr. Polka
Synopsis:
Dot plays with a hoop of lightweight metal invented by Uncle Branes, and she inadvertently foils some bank robbers in the process.

["S'long, Lambie Pie!... and thank you, Lotta, for taking him to the barber for me!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Smotherluv; Don Smotherluv; Mr. Hathaway
Synopsis:
Lotta convinces a boy she is babysitting to behave for the barber.

["Gee! Look at the time!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; costume party attendees; parent
Synopsis:
Lotta forgets to take off her devil costume and frightens the lady whose children she's supposed to babysit.
Reprints:

["Have you been all over your estate, Richie?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Richie uses his money belt to cross a ravine.
Reprints:

Money Matters Not (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Wilton
Synopsis:
Richie shows a new classmate around the estate while trying to avoid showing off his wealth.
Reprints:

["Look what I have, Gloria! A laugh machine!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Gloria doesn't like Richie's new laugh machine.
Reprints:

["Isn't Cadbury calm? Those kids are mean, Richie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Cadbury; children
Synopsis:
Cadbury babysits a bunch of brats.
Reprints:

Feeling Low in High Places (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Fenwick
Synopsis:
Richie cures his new assistant chauffeur, Fenwick, of vertigo.
Reprints:

Little Dot and Laughing Boy (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Judd; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Chuck; pedestrians
Synopsis:
Dot meets a boy who laughs at everything.
Reprints:

Sleepyhead (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Linda; Teddy
Synopsis:
Linda has difficulty falling asleep until she remembers to turn off the light in her room.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story has also appeared under the title "Bedtime Problem".

Bad Housekeeping (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sammy Squirrel; Squirmy Squirrel; birds
Synopsis:
Sammy the Squirrel makes a mess while his wife is away.
Reprints:

Quite Quiet! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; bully; children; Gerald (in dream only); equestrian; motorist; Mr. Plump
Synopsis:
A bully thinks he's going to take over Lotta's neighborhood until he sees her catch a horse and rider in mid-air.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I've been wanting to visit our gardener, Mr. Grass!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["Gosh, Richie! Aren't you afraid of robbers with so much money around?"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. The Hidden City
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and the Lava Monsters
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Look Out! There Are Real Monsters
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["Oh, great! The school yard's new sliding pond is up!"]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Farm Refinement
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
  9. 8. Badly Jarred
    Richie Rich Presents
  10. 9. The Pelican and the Crow
  11. 10. Hoop-EEE!
    Little Dot
  12. 11. ["S'long, Lambie Pie!... and thank you, Lotta, for taking him to the barber for me!"]
    Little Lotta
  13. 12. ["Gee! Look at the time!"]
    Little Lotta
  14. 13. ["Have you been all over your estate, Richie?"]
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. Money Matters Not
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["Look what I have, Gloria! A laugh machine!"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. ["Isn't Cadbury calm? Those kids are mean, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. Feeling Low in High Places
    Richie Rich
  19. 18. Little Dot and Laughing Boy
    Little Dot
  20. 19. Sleepyhead
  21. 20. Bad Housekeeping
  22. 21. Quite Quiet!
    Little Lotta
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas