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(April 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); Sid Jacobson (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; unnamed boy; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gloria Glad; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Richie builds a "snowman" out of 14 karat gold nuggets.

["I always wear my longest strand of pearls when I go through this tough section of town, Richie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; robber
Synopsis:
Mrs. Rich stops a thief from stealing her pearls.
Reprints:

["Aren't you taking a raincoat or umbrella, Dot? It might rain!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Mr. Blake; Spud
Synopsis:
Dot avoids getting caught in a downpour, only to be drenched by water that has collected on an awning.

Stowaways to Zod (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ralph Newman (credited in reprint)
Pencils:
Dom Sileo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen (credited in reprint)

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly, I.Q. Braynee, Hack; Garr; unnamed crook
Synopsis:
Crooks disguise themselves as aliens and, with a fake flying saucer, steal the paintings from an art exhibit being held at the Rich mansion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in "Return from Zod", immediately following in this issue. Story credits provided in Richie Rich Gems (Ape Entertainment, 2011 series) #47.

Return from Zod (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ralph Newman (credited in reprint)
Pencils:
Dom Sileo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen (credited in reprint)

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; I.Q. Braynee; Hack; Garr; unnamed crook; Pee Wee Friendly; Richard Rich; Cadbury; police officers
Synopsis:
The crooks discover that the artworks they have stolen are worthless paintings done by Richie's classmates.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from "Stowaways to Zod", immediately preceding in this issue. Story credits provided in Richie Rich Gems (Ape Entertainment, 2011 series) #47.

Cadbury is the Toughest Butler (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Lord Helpus
Synopsis:
Cadbury relates his experience butlering for the adventurous Lord Helpus.
Reprints:

["What a nice dot! I could look at it all day!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; neighbor
Synopsis:
Dot gets outraged when a neighbor picks an apple (a red "dot" on the green tree), eats it and then tosses away the core.

Impress or Bust! (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Reggie Van Dough; unnamed children; homeowner; taxi customer; Richie Rich
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to impress a couple of kids with all his fancy uniforms.
Reprints:

Turkey Trot (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset; ?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; cashier; Mr. Plump; Emily; Mrs. Plump; Lottie Plump
Synopsis:
Lotta wins a live turkey in a grocery store contest.
Reprints:

Take Me Seriously (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta; as Leapin' Lotta]; children and their big brother; traffic experts; firemen; burglar; police officers
Synopsis:
Lotta tries to do some heroic deeds in her super-hero costume, but each time she ends up looking foolish.

["You look unhappy, Mr. Hanley!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Mr. Hanley; Cadbury
Synopsis:
Reggie has a playground built to play nasty tricks when he flips a switch, but Richie turns the tables on him, as usual.

["Hmm! I'm going over to my gym and have a workout!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; guest
Synopsis:
Richie makes a punching bag stuffed with cash.

Mystery in the Middle East (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Cadbury; citizens of Ibn Abal; royal trumpeters; Ali Ben Aba; Hissan
Synopsis:
Richie travels to Ibn Abal to meet his pen pal, but suspects he has been replaced by an impostor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Mission to Mooca", later in this issue.

["Sniff! Sniff! I smell smoke, Dot!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; homeowner
Synopsis:
Dot and Lotta put out a small fire started by a carelessly discarded cigarette.
Reprints:

["Hello, Lotta!" "Cake! It sure looks yummy!"] (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; Mrs. Plump
Synopsis:
Lotta and her parents can't resist a chocolate cake.
Reprints:

Mission to Mooca (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Hissan; Ali Ben Aba imposter; Cadbury; guards; citizens of Mooca; soldiers; Ali Ben Aba
Synopsis:
Richie learns his pen pal, King Ali, has been replaced by a double under his uncle's command.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Mystery in the Middle East", earlier in this issue, and continues in "Bye, Bye, Ali", immediately following in this issue.

Bye, Bye, Ali (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Richie Rich; Ali Ben Aba; soldiers; guards; Hissan; Ali Ben Aba imposter; Cadbury; dog owner
Synopsis:
Richie frees the imprisoned king and captures his evil uncle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Mission to Mooca", immediately preceding in this issue.

I Love Me (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
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.

The Performing Butler (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cadbury; Regina Rich; orphans; Mrs. Van Loot
Synopsis:
Cadbury fills in for a magician, juggler and high wire artist at a children's party.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story should not be confused with "Performing Butler", also featuring Cadbury and appearing in Richie Rich (Harvey, 1960 series) #109. Despite the similarity in titles, the two stories depict different events.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I always wear my longest strand of pearls when I go through this tough section of town, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich Success Stories
  3. 2. ["Aren't you taking a raincoat or umbrella, Dot? It might rain!"]
    Little Dot
  4. 3. Stowaways to Zod
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Return from Zod
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Cadbury is the Toughest Butler
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
  7. 6. ["What a nice dot! I could look at it all day!"]
    Little Dot
  8. 7. Impress or Bust!
    Reggie
  9. 8. Turkey Trot
    Little Lotta
  10. 9. Take Me Seriously
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["You look unhappy, Mr. Hanley!"]
    Richie Rich
  12. 11. ["Hmm! I'm going over to my gym and have a workout!"]
    Richie Rich
  13. 12. Mystery in the Middle East
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. ["Sniff! Sniff! I smell smoke, Dot!"]
    Little Lotta
  15. 14. ["Hello, Lotta!" "Cake! It sure looks yummy!"]
    Little Lotta
  16. 15. Mission to Mooca
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Bye, Bye, Ali
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. I Love Me
    Richie Rich
  19. 18. The Performing Butler
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig