(December 1947)

Harvey, 1947 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Enterprises, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Publications H [Wings]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Al Capp used numerous writing and art assistants. Because they are not easily identifiable, credit for art and story is given to Al Capp. Credits will be updated as their identitities and contributions are discovered. The stories reprinted in this issue originally appeared during 1946.


Lena the Hyena vs. Daisy Mae on Sadie Hawkins Day (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Capp (signed)
Inks:
Al Capp (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Sadie Hawkins

Indexer Notes

Cover illustration is also used as splash page for the first story.

Meet the Folks from Dogpatch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Daisy Mae; Hairless Joe; Marryin' Sam

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Characters could be taken from a model sheet or various story panels in the book.

Sadie Hawkins Day (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Hekzebiah Hawkins; Sadie Hawkins; Clark Rasputingable; various Lower Slobbovians
Synopsis:
Lower Slobbovia picks one of their population to emigrate to the Hew Hess Hay. Also a brief history of Sadie Hawkins Day.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1946-09-30 to 1946-10-11.

Indexer Notes

Splash panel is used as cover.

Welcome to Dogpatch (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mammy Yokum; assorted Lower Slobbovians; Karloff; Sinatra; Salvador Dali; Lena the Hyena
Synopsis:
Lena the Hyena arrives in Dogpatch.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1946-10-12 to 1946-10-28.

Indexer Notes

Splash page is expanded and retouched version of panel 3 from page 8 of story.

Run for Your Lives (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Lena the Hyena; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Wolf Gal; Horner P. Grimper; Hairless Joe; Marryin' Sam
Synopsis:
The Sadie Hawkins Day Race is run with many bachelors being caught, but Li'l Abner once more manages to avoid being caught by Daisy Mae.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1946-10-29 to 11-23-46.

Indexer Notes

Splash panel is enlarged and retouched copy of panel 2 of page 8.

Mammy Has a Vision (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Salomey; Dave Dogmeat; Daisy Ma
Synopsis:
After having a vision, Mammy tells Abner the he must not shake hands with anyone.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1945-06-29 to 1945-07-07.

Indexer Notes

Splash page is an enlarged and retouched version of panel 3 from page 4 of story.

Mammy Had a Vision so Li'l Abner Can't Shake Hads with Anyone! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Li'l Abner / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Blind Man's Bluff (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. R. Scott
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

Risky Rage (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Earle Browne
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

["Jeepers -- Everything Happens to Me!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tommy Tween; Buddy
Synopsis:
Tommy and Buddy start a bicycle rental business.

Cartoons and Jokes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Barnes (gag panels); ?
Pencils:
Bob Barnes
Inks:
Bob Barnes
Letters:
Bob Barnes; typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Collection of gag panels and short jokes.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Special Introductory Offer! 12 Big Issues $1 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Li'l Abner / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lena the Hyena vs. Daisy Mae on Sadie Hawkins Day
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. Meet the Folks from Dogpatch
  3. 2. Sadie Hawkins Day
    Li'l Abner
  4. 3. Welcome to Dogpatch
    Li'l Abner
  5. 4. Run for Your Lives
  6. 5. Mammy Has a Vision
    Li'l Abner
  7. 6. Mammy Had a Vision so Li'l Abner Can't Shake Hads with Anyone!
    Li'l Abner
  8. 7. Blind Man's Bluff
  9. 8. Risky Rage
  10. 9. ["Jeepers -- Everything Happens to Me!"]
    Tommy Tween
  11. 10. Cartoons and Jokes
  12. 11. Special Introductory Offer! 12 Big Issues $1
    Li'l Abner
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed