(December 1966)

Harvey, 1964 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1966
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fun Films, Inc.
Brand:
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited); ? (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; pilot; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gloria Glad; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie watches a baseball game while flying above the field in a helicopter.

["Hi, Richie!" "I have something special to show you, Gloria!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich Success Stories / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Gloria scolds Richie for his extravagant purchase of a solid gold car, but Richie turns the tables on her with some simple math.
Reprints:

["Ga-s-sp! Who cracked my window?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Paperback
Synopsis:
Dot has fun pretending to break windows.
Reprints:

Richie Rich and the Voyage of the Bountiful (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; Mr. Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie insists that Richie and the boys accompany him on a sea voyage in his new sailing ship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is loosely based upon events that occurred on the HMS Bounty in 1789.

The Islands (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Mr. Cooper; Mayor of Aku; sailors; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; citizens of Tahiti; Ahni
Synopsis:
Reggie wants to swindle some island natives but gets overbearing when some of the crew want to leave the ship. A series of poor decisions on his part make the crew, including Richie and his pals, miserable.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is loosely based upon a mutiny that occurred on the HMS Bounty in 1789. Captain Bligh, the notorious captain against whom the men mutinied is referenced by name in the story. This story also uses the quote "Like a painted ship, upon a painted ocean", from Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

Richie Rich and Mutiny on the Bountiful (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly
Synopsis:
Richie gets tired of Reggie's bad behavior and he and his pals take over the ship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is loosely based upon the mutiny that occurred on the HMS Bounty in 1789. A final quote from Reggie is paraphrased from a novel about the events by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall.

["It's gonna be fun entertaining my rich cousin Miriam!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Miriam; maitre d'; waiters
Synopsis:
Lotta's rich cousin regrets offering to pay for lunch.
Reprints:

Talk of the Season (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich's Mother, Mrs. Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Regina Rich; movie director; Pete; King Insignifico of Monsaco; Mrs. DeCash; Cecil B. DeSmecil; actors; party guests
Synopsis:
Mrs. Rich's party is an inadvertent success.
Reprints:

New Brother! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Betty; Francie; Jim Sommers; Mother; Daddy
Synopsis:
At first Betty's younger sister is jealous, but eventually accepts her new brother-in-law.
Reprints:

The Ivory Tower (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Jennifer; King of Reve; village youths
Synopsis:
When the king offers a reward for exploring a magic tower, the only one seeking the reward is a girl.
Reprints:

Little Dot Meets Her Uncle Smoke (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Couchey ?
Inks:
Sid Couchey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Uncle Smoke; policeman; doctor
Synopsis:
Dot's uncle smokes too much and has to find something else to do with his time.
Reprints:

["Let's go swimming in your pool, Lotta!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]
Synopsis:
Lotta prevents Dot from squirting oil in her swimming pool to make brightly-colored dots.
Reprints:

["I want to send you something, Gloria, to celebrate the return of your trip!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; delivery men; marching band
Synopsis:
Gloria thinks her welcome home present from Richie is a piece of gum, not knowing that there is a parade in her honor approaching from around the corner.
Reprints:

["Look! There's an old well, Richie!"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Gloria and Richie come across a wishing well, and Gloria makes a wish. They they realize that one is supposed to throw in a coin when making a wish, and neither one of them has any money on them. Richie solves the problem by writing a check and tossing it in.
Reprints:

The Good Sport (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; novelty store salesman; Harkins
Synopsis:
Reggie buys several novelty tricks to frustrate Richie and "test" his good-sportsmanship.
Reprints:

["Can we have a ride in your boat, Boys?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Red; unnamed boy
Synopsis:
When the boys won't let Lotta and Dot use their boat, even removing the boat's bottom to prevent them from using it, the girls get even by convincing the boys that they have a boat of their own.
Reprints:

["Hey, Henry!" "Yeah?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Henry
Synopsis:
Dot pays Henry to help her remove a loose tooth, but Henry ends up knocking out one of his own in the process.
Reprints:

Little Dot Meets Uncle Sly (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Uncle Sly; Mr. Grumble
Synopsis:
Dot's Uncle Sly, an expert in camouflage and disguise, brings Dot a polka-dotted kite as a gift. Since he won't be in town long, Dot insists on flying the kite right away. It soon gets caught in a tree on the property of Mr. Grumble, who has a reputation for not liking kids. Uncle Sly offers to buy her another kite, but Dot insists on getting the original back. Using Uncle Sly's disguises and camouflage equipment, they are able to get it back after several attempts. Uncle Sly is then frustrated to learn that after all their efforts, Dot has many other polka-dotted kites at home.
Reprints:

Urge to Splurge (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump; peanut vendor; fruit salesman; wealthy woman; Hoskins; pigeon trainer; variety show agent; hungry mother and children
Synopsis:
For winning a national eating contest, Lotta receives a cash prize in the mail. Excitedly, she runs out to splurge on food. However, each time she buys some food for herself, she encounters animals or people who are more hungry than she and ends up giving the food away. By day's end, she has spent all of the money, but given away everything without a crumb for herself. However, she feels wonderful having helped out others.
Reprints:

["I'm dying for fresh air and this window is stuck!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump
Synopsis:
Lotta tries to open a jammed window for her father and ends up pulling the entire window frame out of the wall.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Not sure from where this is reprinted, but it must be a very early Lotta appearance, as her father is surprised by her strength.

Woman's World (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Beverly; Charlie Wilson
Synopsis:
Five-year-old Charlie is convinced by his "girlfriend" that he does not want to grow up.

Knots To You (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; Peewee Friendly; Reggie Van Dough
Synopsis:
Richie takes his pals to his scout headquarters, where he demonstrates several scouting techniques. As usual, Reggie causes them grief at every turn, but he does prove useful when Richie wants to show the guys how to tie various kinds of knots.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["Hi, Richie!" "I have something special to show you, Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich Success Stories
  3. 2. ["Ga-s-sp! Who cracked my window?"]
    Little Dot
  4. 3. Richie Rich and the Voyage of the Bountiful
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. The Islands
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Richie Rich and Mutiny on the Bountiful
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["It's gonna be fun entertaining my rich cousin Miriam!"]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Talk of the Season
    Richie Rich's Mother, Mrs. Rich
  9. 8. New Brother!
  10. 9. The Ivory Tower
  11. 10. Little Dot Meets Her Uncle Smoke
    Little Dot
  12. 11. ["Let's go swimming in your pool, Lotta!"]
    Little Dot
  13. 12. ["I want to send you something, Gloria, to celebrate the return of your trip!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. ["Look! There's an old well, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. The Good Sport
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["Can we have a ride in your boat, Boys?"]
    Little Lotta
  17. 16. ["Hey, Henry!" "Yeah?"]
    Little Dot
  18. 17. Little Dot Meets Uncle Sly
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Urge to Splurge
    Little Lotta
  20. 19. ["I'm dying for fresh air and this window is stuck!"]
    Little Lotta
  21. 20. Woman's World
  22. 21. Knots To You
    Richie Rich
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig