(August 1974)

Harvey, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
On-sale date:
1974-05-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Picture Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Comics [Figurine]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Campfire Blue Birds special issue.
On sale date from Harvey Comics calendar in Richie Rich Dollars and Cents (Harvey, 1963 series) #62.


Wendy and the Campfire Bluebirds (Table of Contents)

Wendy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy
Keywords:
Campfire Girls; campfires; cooking; frankfurters; magic; magic wands; witches

Blue Birds (Table of Contents)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters; Mrs. Brown (introduction); Camp Fire Blue Birds (introduction; Barbara; Suzy; Evelyn; unnamed member)
Synopsis:
Wendy's aunts get mad at her and turn her into a bluebird. She flies away and encounters some Camp Fire Blue Birds, who change her back into herself by reciting the Blue Bird Wish.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wendy becomes a member of the Camp Fire Blue Birds organization.
All 5-page Wendy stories in this issue have the logo, "Wendy and the Camp Fire Blue Birds".

["Hey, Wendy! Wait up!"] (Table of Contents)

Wendy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky thought Wendy had joined the Boo Birds rather than the Blue Birds.

Where Have All the Blue Birds Gone? (Table of Contents)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Casper; Mrs. Brown; Camp Fire Blue Birds [including Barbara; Suzy; Evelyn]; Foggy (a bluebird; Introduction); the Unhappy Giant (introduction)
Synopsis:
Wendy and the other Blue Birds go to Bluebird Valley to look for bluebirds. Barbara, Suzy and Evelyn follow a trail of blueberries to a giant saucer and are trapped, along with a number of bluebirds, when the Unhappy Giant places an upside-down cup on top of the saucer and carries it away.
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Indexer Notes

Part 1 of story.

Casper Awards (Table of Contents)

photo story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Casper

Indexer Notes

Black and white photos, mostly of someone in a Casper outfit posing at different functions, plus reproductions of some awards won by Harvey Comics.

Giant Blues (Table of Contents)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Casper; Camp Fire Blue Birds [Barbara; Suzy; Evelyn]; Unhappy Giant; Foggy; Jenny (introduction)
Synopsis:
The Unhappy Giant goes home and gives the cup of bluebirds to his daughter, not realizing there are also three Blue Birds in it, in an attempt to make her happy--it's her loneliness that makes him unhappy. Barbara, Suzy and Evelyn make friends with her, and her father brightens up at the sound of her laughter. Meanwhile, Foggy the bluebird tells Wendy and Casper where the three Blue Birds are.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of story.

Tin Can Telephone (Table of Contents)

Wendy / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Jenny (Wendy's aunt; introduction); Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]; Camp Fire Blue Birds
Synopsis:
Talking on the tin can telephone she made, Wendy tells her Aunt Jenny about the fun she has been having with the Camp Fire Blue Birds.

Up Up and Away (Table of Contents)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Casper; Camp Fire Blue Birds [including Barbara; Suzy; Evelyn]; Foggy; Unhappy Giant; Jenny; Mrs. Brown
Synopsis:
Wendy goes to the giant's house while Casper goes to find reinforcements. She tries to rescue the three Blue Birds but only succeeds in making the giant angry, until his daughter emerges from her room and says that her new friends want to go home. She and Casper take the girls back to the rest of the Blue Birds.
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Indexer Notes

Part 3 of story.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wendy and the Campfire Bluebirds
    Wendy
  2. 1. Blue Birds
    Wendy
  3. 2. ["Hey, Wendy! Wait up!"]
    Wendy
  4. 3. Where Have All the Blue Birds Gone?
    Wendy
  5. 4. Casper Awards
  6. 5. Giant Blues
    Wendy
  7. 6. Tin Can Telephone
    Wendy
  8. 7. Up Up and Away
    Wendy
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Joey Beretta
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