(December 1953)

Harvey, 1949 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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

Desire Me (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Steve; Kit; Rudy

Indexer Notes

Cover illustrates a scene from the interior story "Desire Me."

Forbidden To Love Him! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Susan Crane; John Renwa; Frank Crane; Mrs. Crane; Mr. Renwa; Mrs. Renwa
Synopsis:
Susan falls in love with John, but is shocked when he admits he’s an American Indian. She accepts his marriage proposal but her parents are violently prejudiced and beat Susan when she refuses to stop seeing him. However, when John speaks at a bond rally and reveals that he won the Medal of Honor, Susan’s parents and the rest of the townspeople change their minds about him. Susan and John can now marry.
Keywords:
racism

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Love for Sale! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Don't Be Dominating! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Advice how to treat a boyfriend
Reprints:

Desire Me (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Kit Dawson; Jimmy Dawson; Rudy Longo; Steve Mason
Synopsis:
To save her brother Jimmy from jail, secretary Kit is forced to take a job as a scantily-clad “hostess” for Rudy, whose skating rink is a front for crooked activities. Kit falls in love with U.S. Navy sailor Steve but Rudy compels her to act like a slut in front of him. Kit confesses all to Jimmy, who tips off Steve. Steve and his Navy pals attack the club and rescue Kit; Rudy will go to jail and Kit will marry Steve.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Weak with Wanting (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Peg Bruce; Mrs. Bruce; Hal; Jan; Jim; Larry Thornton
Synopsis:
Peg’s soldier boyfriend Hal is deployed overseas but doesn’t write to her. A friend convinces her to go on a double-date but when her escort makes a pass, Peg says “I never want any man but Hal to touch me!” When she’s rescued in the woods by hunter Larry, Peg gives in to her feelings and they kiss. Feeling forgotten by Hal, Peg dates Larry. However, Hal comes home: he didn’t write to Peg because he was “delirious with fever.” Peg says she’ll never doubt his love again.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Promise (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Your Problem (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Nancy Powers]
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Advice to readers

Kisses for Sale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Marcia; Ted; Danny; Brad; Frank
Synopsis:
Marcia dates many men, dropping each one for a better “prospect”; even after accepting an engagement ring from Brad, she flaunts herself to others. Marcia dumps Brad when she meets Frank, whom she really loves. However, Brad uses her for sex and then says “it’s been lots of fun, kid” and tells her he’s moving to another country. When Marcia protests, Frank says he’s just doing to her what she did to Brad and many other men. Marcia is left alone.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Desire Me
  2. 1. Forbidden To Love Him!
  3. 2. Love for Sale!
  4. 3. Don't Be Dominating!
  5. 4. Desire Me
  6. 5. Weak with Wanting
  7. 6. The Promise
  8. 7. Your Problem
  9. 8. Kisses for Sale
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • David Wilt
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon
  • Wally Harrington
  • Mickey Coalwell