(March 1969)

Harvey, 1964 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Pub, 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

["1¢ Your Weight and Fortune"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Reggie Van Dough; Gloria Glad
Synopsis:
Richie steps on a pay scale for his weight and fortune and hits the jackpot.

["Here we are at our no. 3 mountain lodge and we forget to our physical fitness equipment, my Dear!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Casper the friendly ghost (on comic book cover only)
Synopsis:
Richie comes up with a creative substitute for exercise equipment.

["You accidentally broke a doll, Cousin Reggie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie van Dough; Nurse Jenny (prototype with black hair)
Synopsis:
Nurse Jenny thinks Reggie is sick and rushes to give him medical attention.

Indexer Notes

Nurse Jenny is referred to by name, twice, but appears much different here than in her later appearances.

Richie Rich Meets the Ultimate Computer: CONVAC (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dr. Derange; CONVAC; CONVAC's drones
Synopsis:
A super-computer developed by Richie's father's scientists plots to take over the world.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Sons of CONVAC", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Sons of CONVAC (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Dr. Derange; CONVAC drones; rocket scientists and engineers; CONVAC
Synopsis:
CONVAC's drones attack the rocket control center.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich Meets the Ultimate Computer: CONVAC", immediately preceding in this issue.

Spoiled (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Buster; Emogene; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie shows Gloria that a number of his pets have been trained to ask for money.

["Will you please wait in my class room until I get my glasses, Dot!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Miss Squint
Synopsis:
Without her glasses, Dot's teacher thinks she is seeing dots, while Dot has simply drawn them on the blackboard.

Secret of the Hidden Hex (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Matilda Polka; Mr. Wicket; farmers
Synopsis:
Dot is convinced that several calamities are linked to her aunt's removal of a hex sign from her barn.

I Love Me (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Lancelot Cash; Mr. Gladhand
Synopsis:
Richie's cousin brags continuously.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Midas is revealed as Regina Rich's maiden name.

In the story, Lancelot states that Richard Rich Sr. is his second cousin, and he and Richie then conclude that they must be third cousins. In truth, if Lancelot and Richie's father are second cousins, then he and Richie are second cousins once removed, not third cousins.

Strength Unlimited (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gerald; Mrs. Polka; pedestrian
Synopsis:
Gerald imagines what it would be like if Lotta exercised to increased her strength.

["Why are we going to the beach in this stupid car, Richie?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Reggie van Dough; beachgoers
Synopsis:
Richie has a special car adapted for dealing with crowds at the beach.

["I'm tired from our long auto trip home, Richie..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich
Synopsis:
Richie imitates the sounds of waves on the beach with fans and paper money.

["Okay, kid—Empty your pockets!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; unnamed crook; unnamed policeman
Synopsis:
A crook holding Richie at gunpoint is surprised to learn how much money Richie is carrying in his pockets.
Reprints:

The Emotion Controller (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Mr. Richard Rich Sr.; unnamed secretary; Mr. MacBadge; two unnamed workmen; Cadbury; Mrs. Regina Rich; Mrs. Cashmont; Reggie Van Dough; Scorchy; Butch; unnamed gangster
Synopsis:
Richie experiments with an invention that instantly changes people's moods and emotions.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part one of story continued in "Mixed Feelings"

["All set, Captain?"] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Captain (pilot); Mook-Tuk; Abn El Saud; José; Michiko; Gleem; Mr. Richard Rich Sr.
Synopsis:
Richie travels by air to visit friends in several different countries in the course of one day.
Reprints:

Mixed Feelings (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Scorchy; Butch; unnamed gangster; unnamed policeman; Mr. Richard Rich Sr.
Synopsis:
Gangsters kidnap Richie, but don't realize that he has with him an invention that can instantly change their emotions.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part two of story begun in "The Emotion Controller"

Frightfully Fit (Table of Contents)

Cadbury the Perfect Butler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Cadbury; Mrs. Regina Rich; unnamed burglar
Reprints:

The Good Luck Ring (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; bank president; sanitation worker
Synopsis:
Lotta gives Dot a ring, and Dot is convinced that it is bringing her and the people around her good luck.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Two illustrations set into text story.

The Social Climber (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Lotta Plump; Mr. Plump; Fragley; Mrs. Matilda Van Sygsby; Fingers Flotsam; "Lardhead"; unnamed crook; unnamed party attendees; Peter Plooper; Gazella Van Sygsby; Carole Creechberry (mentioned only); Mayor Pfleegle (mentioned only)
Synopsis:
Lotta goes to a wealthy friend's party, but mistakenly attends a party at a different house, where the hostess thinks Lotta is a maid from a temp agency.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["1¢ Your Weight and Fortune"]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["Here we are at our no. 3 mountain lodge and we forget to our physical fitness equipment, my Dear!"]
    Richie Rich
  3. 2. ["You accidentally broke a doll, Cousin Reggie!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Richie Rich Meets the Ultimate Computer: CONVAC
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and the Sons of CONVAC
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Spoiled
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["Will you please wait in my class room until I get my glasses, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  8. 7. Secret of the Hidden Hex
    Little Dot
  9. 8. I Love Me
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. Strength Unlimited
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Why are we going to the beach in this stupid car, Richie?"]
    Richie Rich
  12. 11. ["I'm tired from our long auto trip home, Richie..."]
    Richie Rich
  13. 12. ["Okay, kid—Empty your pockets!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. The Emotion Controller
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["All set, Captain?"]
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. Mixed Feelings
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Frightfully Fit
    Cadbury the Perfect Butler
  18. 17. The Good Luck Ring
    Little Dot
  19. 18. The Social Climber
    Little Lotta
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig