(February 1949)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Enterprises, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden and Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

A Girl Leaves Home (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Linda; Danny; Raven

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Cover illustrates a scene from the story "A Girl Leaves Home."

Broken Prom Date (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Party Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Kitty Krane; Donna Andrews; Fred Rowe
Synopsis:
Kitty and Donna are state government workers in Capitol City. Donna is engaged to Fred, but Kitty is ambitious and has many boyfriends. Donna breaks up with Fred and Kitty takes her on the “party circuit,” dating influential visitors. Donna and Fred reconcile and get married; Kitty moves on to “another city where the diplomatic corps had its headquarters.”

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Out of the Past (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Red Damon; Betty Dixon; Ruth; Ruth's mother; doctor
Synopsis:
Carnival worker Betty falls in love with high-diver Red. When Red is injured in an accident, he calls out for “Ruth” and Betty discovers a letter from Ruth in his wallet. Ruth’s mother says Betty is Red’s sister: he was sent to an orphanage after their mother died, while Betty stayed with their father. Betty has to “adjust...to the twist of fate which had befallen” her. She supports her brother Red, who will marry his longtime sweetheart Ruth.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Dateless (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Sue Martin; Dick Tanner; Rhoda Lane; Nancy Lane
Synopsis:
Sue is the head librarian in Sun Valley. Tired of being called an old maid, she flirts with visiting ski expert Dick, even though she doesn’t know how to ski. Dick catches on to her scheme, but he is attracted to her anyway.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

After Hours (Table of Contents)

Winnie the Waitress / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Herman
Inks:
Vic Herman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Winnie; Horatio; Wally
Synopsis:
Waitress Winnie agrees to date the persistent wolf Horatio if he meets her at closing time. When Horatio shows up, Winnie assigns him various clean-up duties at the restaurant. When he falls asleep, exhausted, Winnie departs.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Cupid's Corner (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edgar Allan Poe et al.
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Love poems

Unmasking of Love (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

She Didn't Ask for Love (Table of Contents)

Dan Cupid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; romance
Characters:
Dan Cupid; Peggy Plainface; Gary Griswold; Cynthia Carter
Synopsis:
Cupid steps in to help plain college coed Peggy change her dull looks and capture the heart of football player Gary, to the consternation of Peggy’s lovely but mean roommate Cynthia.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

A Girl Leaves Home (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Gill
Inks:
Tom Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Linda Barton; Danny; Raven Blaine; Jane; Dr. Bob Roy; Miss Kay
Synopsis:
After high school graduation, Linda departs for nursing school, leaving her boyfriend Danny at the mercy of vamp Raven. Danny writes and says he and Raven are getting engaged, so Linda leaves school to confront them. On the way, she’s caught by Dr. Roy, who takes her to the scene of a train wreck. Linda uses her nursing skills to help the injured, including Danny and Raven. Later, she congratulates Danny and Raven on their romance. Linda will marry Dr. Roy.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

["Let's hear from you..."] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Appeal for letters and a vote on this issue's stories.

Love Laughs (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Herman et al.
Inks:
Vic Herman et al.
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Cartoons and text jokes.

Dream Date (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tween / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tommy Tween; Mr. Tween; Buddy; Dawn Rogers; Angel Voice; Gorilla; Mrs. Tween
Synopsis:
Tommy makes a date with telephone operator Angel Voice, sight unseen. His father insists Tommy escort Dawn, the daughter of a visiting business acquaintance. Tommy recalls Dawn as a fat kid, so he convinces his pal Buddy to substitute for him with her. Tommy is shocked to discover Angel is quite unattractive, and Dawn has blossomed into a beautiful young woman who actually likes the nerdy Buddy.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Girl Leaves Home
  2. 1. Broken Prom Date
  3. 2. Party Girl
  4. 3. Out of the Past
  5. 4. Dateless
  6. 5. After Hours
    Winnie the Waitress
  7. 6. Cupid's Corner
  8. 7. Unmasking of Love
  9. 8. She Didn't Ask for Love
    Dan Cupid
  10. 9. A Girl Leaves Home
  11. 10. ["Let's hear from you..."]
  12. 11. Love Laughs
  13. 12. Dream Date
    Tommy Tween
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