(December 1965)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
On-sale date:
1965-08-05
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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound; later saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date from ad in Harvey comics.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Casper; Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]

[Sticky Goo] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Mr. McGnome
Synopsis:
Spooky tries to help Mr. McGnome keep his hair slicked down.

["You've been a perfect gentleman all day, Spooky!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Poil
Synopsis:
Poil gives Spooky permission to scare someone, but the only one around is her.

Spook Wanted (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Queen of Ghosts
Synopsis:
Spooky comes across a handbill offering a reward for anyone delivering a spook to the old castle on Magic Mountain. The third person who tries to capture Spooky to collect the reward succeeds, and Spooky finds himself in the castle.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "The Queen of Ghosts."

The Queen of Ghosts (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Queen of Ghosts
Synopsis:
Spooky is the captive of the fearsome and magical Queen of Ghosts, who wants him to be her queen. She drinks a potion that turns her beautiful, at which point she loses interest in Spooky and sends him away.

Grumpy Characters (Table of Contents)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Mother Goose; Jack-Be-Nimble; the Crooked Man; Little Boy Blue
Synopsis:
In Nursery Rhyme Land, Casper finds that the residents are grumpy because of all the tourists; after he inadvertently scares the tourists away, the residents are friendly to him.

["Ho ho! Ha ha!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
After watching part of a drive-in movie played in reverse, Spooky scares a diver back up onto the diving board.

Wendy and the Strangers (Table of Contents)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Jon; Jon's dad; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]
Synopsis:
Wendy tries to be hospitable to two travelers, but has to fight her aunts to do so.

The Toughest Town (Table of Contents)

Spooky / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky visits the tough town of Muggville.

Supermarket Spook (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky finds that a supermarket is a less than ideal place for scaring.

["Oh, boy! A water wheel!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
At an old mill, Spooky scares the water wheel.

The Haunted Forest (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Mr. Woof
Synopsis:
In Hollywood, Spooky stumbles onto a movie set and scares off the star.

Indexer Notes

Story continued in "Spooky of the Movies."

["I sure like to read over again the time Spooky got taller! Tee-hee!"] (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Poil; Spooky; Oswald; Mr. Wizard Ghost
Synopsis:
Spooky enlists the aid of the wizard ghost to become taller than tall ghost Oswald.

Spooky of the Movies (Table of Contents)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Mr. Woof
Synopsis:
Director Mr. Woof hires Spooky to star in his movie, but there are complications.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Haunted Forest."

Spell Binders (Table of Contents)

Ghostly Trio / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ghostly Trio [Fusso; Fatso; Lazo]; Mean Maud
Synopsis:
Bad-tempered witch Mean Maud's size-changing spells cause problems for the Ghostly Trio.

Trouble's Trouble (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Private Justin; Private Fuller Trouble
Synopsis:
Private Trouble tries to fake his way into the infirmary.

The Forgetful Elephant (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bertie Lion; Stevie Tiger; Selwyn Elephant; Tommy Tortoise
Synopsis:
Selwyn Elephant is having memory trouble.
Reprints:

The Glass House (Table of Contents)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Weevil
Synopsis:
Evil Witch Weevil tries to recruit Wendy to the dark side, but Wendy prevails.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spooky
  2. 1. [Sticky Goo]
    Spooky
  3. 2. ["You've been a perfect gentleman all day, Spooky!"]
    Spooky
  4. 3. Spook Wanted
    Spooky
  5. 4. The Queen of Ghosts
    Spooky
  6. 5. Grumpy Characters
    Casper
  7. 6. ["Ho ho! Ha ha!"]
    Spooky
  8. 7. Wendy and the Strangers
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  9. 8. The Toughest Town
    Spooky
  10. 9. Supermarket Spook
    Spooky
  11. 10. ["Oh, boy! A water wheel!"]
    Spooky
  12. 11. The Haunted Forest
    Spooky
  13. 12. ["I sure like to read over again the time Spooky got taller! Tee-hee!"]
    Spooky
  14. 13. Spooky of the Movies
    Spooky
  15. 14. Spell Binders
    Ghostly Trio
  16. 15. Trouble's Trouble
  17. 16. The Forgetful Elephant
  18. 17. The Glass House
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Joey Beretta
  • Jim Stangas
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas