(September 1952)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
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

I Sinned Against Love (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Frank Holbrook; Gail Stewart

Indexer Notes

Art identification confirmed by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Cover is based on the interior story "I Sinned Against Love."

I Sinned Against Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Frank Holbrook; Gail Stewart; Ron Brewster; Sylvia; Bill Parks
Synopsis:
Gail schemes to make her wealthy high school boyfriend Ron propose to her before he’s inducted into the Army. They elope but keep it a secret from everyone. While Ron is gone, Gail gets an office job in another town and falls in love with her boss Frank. Ron is killed in action and his last wish is that she be given his Medal of Honor. Frank realises Gail was married to someone else all the time she was dating him, and breaks up with her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Luckiest Girl in Town (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Last quarter of page is "Statement of the Ownership"

Dangerous Deception! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Ted Preston; Ginny Harris
Synopsis:
Secretary Ginny loves her boss Ted. She disguises herself and attends a masquerade ball so she can flirt with him. They fall in love but Ginny reveals her true identity when she helps Ted rescue valuable files from a fire that threatens their office. She thinks Ted will be angry but he says he loves her even more now.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

Strange Romantic Customs (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Your Problem (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Nancy Powers]
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Advice to readers

Starved for Love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Laurie; Jack; Bill Gray; Mr. Gray; Mrs. Mary Gray
Synopsis:
Laurie’s parents are too busy to give her love and affection. Even though she doesn’t love fellow student Bill, she continues to date him because he has a close-knit family and she basks in that atmosphere. When nosy neighbours think Laurie and Bill are “misbehaving,” Laurie confesses that she’s been “using” Bill so she could enjoy his family—but then realises she actually does love him after all. Bill chastises Laurie’s parents for their neglect, but everything is happily resolved and Bill and Laurie become engaged.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

The Choice Was Mine (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Fool's Paradise (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Connie Norman; Don Thompson; Mr. Carson; Mabel; Michael Winters
Synopsis:
Office worker Connie is hired as a roller derby skater and is trained by Don, but she rejects his romantic overtures to concentrate on her career. However, she makes an exception for wealthy Michael: they date and fall in love. Connie later catches Michael with another woman, and he says he was only dating Connie because his father wanted him to be with “down to earth” young women. Connie returns to the the roller derby and to Don, the man she really loves.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

In the splash panel, Connie refers to Michael as "Bob."

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Sinned Against Love
  2. 1. I Sinned Against Love
  3. 2. The Luckiest Girl in Town
  4. 3. Dangerous Deception!
  5. 4. Strange Romantic Customs
  6. 5. Your Problem
  7. 6. Starved for Love!
  8. 7. The Choice Was Mine
  9. 8. Fool's Paradise
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