(December 1948)

Harvey, 1947 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
every other month
On-sale date:
1948-10-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Enterprises, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Publications H
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.

On sale date taken from house ad in Li'l Abner Comics No. 66.


["Oh, unhappy Sadie Hawkins Day!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Joan L. Sullivan

Kid Safety Says Play Safe (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Kid Safety
Synopsis:
Kid Safety explains bicycle safety.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["Winthrops made a hit with Dick and me from the first."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Winthrop Jrs. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Christmas gift every boy and girls wants most ~ (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Li'l Abner and His Narrow Escape (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae
Synopsis:
Daisy Mae returns to Dogpatch.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1944-03-28 to 1944-04-05.

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Li'l Abner Comics #66.

Li'l Abner and the Sadie Hawkins Day Race (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Daisy Mae; Li'l Abner; Hairless Joe; Lonesome Polecat; Available Jones; Tiny Mite
Synopsis:
The race is on, and Tiny Mite is after Li'l Abner. Hairless Joe gets upset because Lonesome Polecat decides to participate in the Sadie Hawkins Day race.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strips (United Feature Syndicate) 1942-10-09 to 1942-11-05 panel 1 [with the following exceptions: Strip dated 10-12 panels 3 and 4 dropped; Strip dated 10-16 panels 2-4 dropped; Strip dated 10-17 panels 1-3 dropped; Strip dated 10-26 dropped; Strip dated 10-27 panels 1 and dropped]

Tommy Henrich (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties Breakfast of Champions / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Join the Air Wing Club (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Monark Bicyles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Touchdown! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

A Bike Could Have Saved the Day for the Pony Express (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Li'l Abner Faces the End (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Daisy Mae; Available Jones; Marryin' Sam; Tiny Mite; Hairless Joe; Lonesome Polecat
Synopsis:
Li'l Abner barely escapes marriage. Lonesome Polecat is caught, scalped and released. He returns to live with Hairless Joe.
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strips (United Feature Syndicate) 1942-11-05 panel 2 to 1942-11-24.

What Happens When Mammy and Pappy Yokum Get Stuck in the Magic Vase? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

East Beat Hempstead (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tween / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Tommy Tween
Synopsis:
Tommy helps win a high school football game.

Indexer Notes

Possible art assist by Howard Nostrand.

Captain Tootsie and the Babe Ruth Story (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Bust my balloon will ya??"] (Table of Contents)

Flossie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Flossie

They're All Repeaters (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Speak Spanish/Learn to Fight (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Pickwick Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Tale of the Tea Shop (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

If It's Laughter You're After (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Oh! Boy! Lionel Trains Puff Smoke-Whistle (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Lionel Trains / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Bobby Shelby Takes His Bike to an Expert for a Winter Safety Check (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Shelby Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Here's a Funsational Value (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Fun Parade Joke Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Beginning a beautiful friendship (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Oh, unhappy Sadie Hawkins Day!!"]
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. Kid Safety Says Play Safe
  3. 2. ["Winthrops made a hit with Dick and me from the first."]
    Winthrop Jrs.
  4. 3. The Christmas gift every boy and girls wants most ~
    Schwinn Bicycles
  5. 4. Li'l Abner and His Narrow Escape
    Li'l Abner
  6. 5. Li'l Abner and the Sadie Hawkins Day Race
    Li'l Abner
  7. 6. Tommy Henrich
    Wheaties Breakfast of Champions
  8. 7. Join the Air Wing Club
    Monark Bicyles
  9. 8. Touchdown!
  10. 9. A Bike Could Have Saved the Day for the Pony Express
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike
  11. 10. Li'l Abner Faces the End
    Li'l Abner
  12. 11. What Happens When Mammy and Pappy Yokum Get Stuck in the Magic Vase?
  13. 12. East Beat Hempstead
    Tommy Tween
  14. 13. Captain Tootsie and the Babe Ruth Story
    Captain Tootsie
  15. 14. ["Bust my balloon will ya??"]
    Flossie
  16. 15. They're All Repeaters
  17. 16. Speak Spanish/Learn to Fight
    Pickwick Co.
  18. 17. The Tale of the Tea Shop
  19. 18. If It's Laughter You're After
    Dotty Dripple
  20. 19. Oh! Boy! Lionel Trains Puff Smoke-Whistle
    Lionel Trains
  21. 20. Bobby Shelby Takes His Bike to an Expert for a Winter Safety Check
    Shelby Bicycles
  22. 21. Here's a Funsational Value
    Fun Parade Joke Books
  23. 22. Beginning a beautiful friendship
    Baby Ruth
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