(May 1952)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Enterprises, Inc.
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden and Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Scandal-Smeared Love (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
Al Avison
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Characters:
Carol Granville; Ted Rader; Lorna Murdock

Indexer Notes

Art identification confirmed by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Cover recreates a scene from the story "Scandal-Smeared Love" inside the comic.

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Contains small reprints of the first page of each story.

Scandal-Smeared Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
Al Avison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Carol Granville; Ted Rader; Lorna Murdock; Bill Brown
Synopsis:
Newspaper photographer Lorna threatens to ruin the reputation of Ted’s skating rink unless he sells out to her boss Bill Brown. The paper publishes a photo of Ted kissing his fiancee Carol and claims the rink is an unwholesome place for teens. Ted secretly tape records Brown making his threats and blackmails him into apologising and even supporting Ted’s business.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Mad Flirtation (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer suggested Bob Powell ? for pencils and inks.

He Loved Me Not (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa ?
Inks:
Joe Certa ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Laurie-Ann; Ken Brill
Synopsis:
Florist Laurie-Ann is in love with regular customer Ken, but refuses to respond to his romantic advances because she thinks he’s sending flowers to another woman. Ken explains that the “other woman” is the widow of “a dead Army buddy of mine!” and he really loves Laurie-Ann.

In Love With a Married Man! (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Part of the centerfold with "Strange Romantic Customs" and "Torch for the Wrong Guy."

Strange Romantic Customs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; romance

Indexer Notes

Part of the centerfold straddling two pages and sandwiched between two half-page text stories, "In Love With a Married Man!" and "Torch for the Wrong Guy."

Torch for the Wrong Guy (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Part of the centerfold with "In Love With a Married Man!" and "Strange Romantic Customs."

Choose Well, My Heart! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Susan Parker; Mrs. Parker; Jeff Thompson; Harkins; Tony Wayde; Dr. Thompson
Synopsis:
Susan and Jeff are in love, but can’t get married until he earns his engineering degree. She doesn’t want to wait. One day, Susan is struck by wealthy Tony’s car but not seriously injured. They begin to date and Susan dumps Jeff. However, when Susan suffers a delayed reaction from the crash, Tony says “I don’t want a cripple on my hands!” and she breaks up with him. Jeff returns and offers to marry Susan right away, but she is now happy to wait until he graduates.

Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. coined this unknown artist's style as "Juv-Elias".

Your Problem (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
"Nancy Powers"
Letters:
typeset

["Aflame with the throbbing raptures of youthful romance.."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Tragic Awakening (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Peggy; Miss Stevens; Mac; Toni; Ted Mills
Synopsis:
Peggy drops out of high school and gets a factory job. She finds her new freedom fun at first, but when college student Ted interviews her for a project, he is shocked that she voluntarily left school and Peggy begins to regret her actions. Peggy dates Ted but feels he looks down on her and goes back to her factory boyfriend Mac. However, Ted explains he does love Peggy and urges her to return to school so they can have a better life together. She agrees.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Bob Powell ? for pencils and inks.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Scandal-Smeared Love
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Scandal-Smeared Love
  4. 3. Mad Flirtation
  5. 4. He Loved Me Not
  6. 5. In Love With a Married Man!
  7. 6. Strange Romantic Customs
  8. 7. Torch for the Wrong Guy
  9. 8. Choose Well, My Heart!
  10. 9. Your Problem
  11. 10. ["Aflame with the throbbing raptures of youthful romance.."]
  12. 11. Tragic Awakening
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