(August 2008)

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Volume:
1
Price:
49.95 USD
Pages:
232
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Books
Brand:
Dark Horse Archives; Dark Horse Books
ISBN:
978-1-59307-987-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978159307987154995
Editing:
Shawna Gore (collection editor); Jemiah Jefferson (assistant editor); Scott Cook (designer); Lia Ribacchi (art director); Aren Kittilsen (digital restoration)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
6 5/8" x 10 3/16"
Binding:
Hardcover
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from ?

["There's Fun in Your Future!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Herbie (American Comics Group, 1964 series) #6.

Introduction: "You Want I Should Bop You With This Here Introduction?" (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Shaw!
Letters:
typeset

["This is Herbie. Very fat. Very funny."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Herbie series (American Comics Group, 1964).

Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Senator Stevens
Synopsis:
Herbie's father thinks his son will never amount to anything or do anything. Herbie goes to the zoo where he takes on a tiger. Then, he saves Senator Stevens who is lost at sea. Finally, he stops an alien invasion.
Reprints:

Herbie and the Spirits! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Frankenstein
Synopsis:
Herbie is the new kid in school. He proves his bravery by going to a haunted house. Supernatural beings (a witch, a ghost, a creep, and Frankenstein) cause havoc, but prove to be no match for Herbie, his lollipops, or his magic.
Reprints:

1,000 Years Ago... In 1962! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Joe Kerr [XW-4362]; Margie Adams; Herbie Popnecker (cameo); RBQ-40-A
Synopsis:
A scientist decides to travel back in time to 1962 and destroy Earth's population in an effort to cure overpopulation in 2962.
Reprints:

Herbie and the Sneddiger's Salad Oil (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Frankenstein; Lionosaurs
Synopsis:
Aliens from space have stolen Earth's entire supply of Sneddiger's Salad Oil, and Herbie's mother needs a bottle.
Reprints:

Forbidden Worlds Presents Herbie (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:

A Little Fat Nothing Named Herbie! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; John F. Kennedy; Jackie Kennedy; Adlai Stevenson
Synopsis:
JFK and Adlai Stevenson need Herbie's help in Africa. Jackie Kennedy swoons as Herbie visits the White House. In the African province of Meranga, Herbie faces the god, Karod, who Herbie defeats by summoning the animals of the jungle.
Reprints:

How to Stay Healthy! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Herbie series (American Comics Group, 1964).

Forbidden Worlds Presents Herbie (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Miss Baylor
Reprints:

["Who? Who Can--"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Herbie series (American Comics Group, 1964).

Herbie Goes to the Devil! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Satan; Miss Baylor; Frankenstein; Dracula
Synopsis:
Satan is getting fewer souls every year so he boasts that he will deliver a randomly chosen one: Herbie's. Herbie agrees to a deal with the Devil to help his dad, and after consultation on contracts, Herbie reluctantly agrees to go to Hades. Hades would never be the same!
Reprints:

["Listen, you --- you people, you!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Herbie series (American Comics Group, 1964).

["What do you mean, impossible? That's Herbie!"] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; George Washington
Reprints:

"Herbie and the Dragon's Tears!" (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; President Lyndon Johnson; Ladybird Johnson; Nikita Khrushchev; Abraham Lincoln; George Washington; King Arthur; Merlin; Sir Lancelot; Guinevere; Jimmy Durante
Synopsis:
President Johnson needs Herbie's help to beat Russia into space. Herbie goes back in time to Medieval England. He gets into a magic contest with Merlin the Magician before pursuing his real goal of bringing back the base for a miraculous rocket fuel: dragon's tears.
Reprints:

Herbie Beards Castro! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Sonny Liston; Fidel Castro; Satan
Synopsis:
Herbie's family goes to Florida to see Sonny Liston box. Herbie ends up boxing Liston to help win money for the ransom of the kidnapped head of the Cuban underground. Ultimately, Herbie has to go to Cuba to rescue the prisoner personally.
Reprints:

"We're Talking to You!" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Herbie series (American Comics Group, 1964).

["Mystery Man Captured By Police"] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:

Herbie and the Purloined Pops! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Senator McClellan; Senator Javits; The Man in the Cloak
Synopsis:
The Man in the Cloak is stealing all the lollipops so Herbie investigates. Closing in on the gangster, Herbie is mistaken for the villain and is questioned by a Senate committee that sends him to jail. To set things straight, Herbie breaks out of jail, tracks down, and stares down the real criminal into confessing.
Reprints:

"What You Need Is a Girl, Herbie!" (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Cinderella; Marie Antoinette; George Washington; Louella; Alexander
Synopsis:
Herbie decides to get a girlfriend. A beauty uses Herbie to make her boyfriend jealous. Herbie wants to impress her and goes back in time to get her a pet dinosaur, Cinderella's glass slippers, and Marie Antoinette's jewels, only to find out that he is unwanted. Fortunately, there's always lollipops.
Reprints:

["H-help! W-what are you going to do to us, Herbie?"] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:

Herbie and the Loch Ness Monster! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Grandpa; Winston Churchill; Loch Ness Monster; Queen Elizabeth II
Synopsis:
While visiting his grandfather (who is an older version of Herbie), Herbie hears a radio news report of a rampage by the Loch Ness Monster. Herbie walks across the Atlantic Ocean floor to meet Churchill and offer his help. Herbie visits the Unknown to find the monster's weaknesses, only to find that it's won the championship for tough monsters for 400 years. Still, it's no contest and Queen Elizabeth knights Herbie the Duke of Popnecker.
Reprints:

"Popnecker Saves the Poorhouse"! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; President Lyndon Johnson; Cary Grant; Doris Day
Synopsis:
Herbie's father collects a fortune for the poorhouse only to have it stolen by scoundrels. Herbie saves the day.
Reprints:

[Big Fat Mess at the Okay Corral!] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Marshal Wyatt Earp
Reprints:

"Big Fat Mess at the Okay Corral!" (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Marshal Wyatt Earp; Doc Holliday
Synopsis:
Herbie goes back in time to get the shotgun Doc Holliday used in the Battle of the Okay Corral.
Reprints:

"Professor Flipdome's Screwy Machine!" (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Professor Flipdome
Synopsis:
Herbie's neighbor, Professor Flipdome, transports Herbie and his father to Miniturea, where everyone has a miniature twin, even Herbie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is no box of credits on the splash page, but the frame is signed by Ogden Whitney.

[Get Your Splints Now --- Herbie'll Fracture You!] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:

Sahib Herbie! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie; U Thant (UN Secretary General); Chairman Mao Tse-Tung of China
Synopsis:
At school, Herbie is assigned to report on his biggest adventure. He is then called to the United Nations by Secretary-General U Thant to stop a Communist threat to India through the Principality of Hanki-Panki. Herbie catches a rocket to China, drops worms (left over from fishing) into Mao's mouth, and uses his many abilities (including his legendary allure to women) to stop communism from getting a foothold, When he returns to his class, Herbie reports that he is too fat to have adventures.
Reprints:

["Show you it's smart to read "Herbie"!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard E. Hughes ?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Reprints:
  • from Herbie (American Comics Group, 1964 series) #4?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Herbie (American Comics Group, 1964 series) #5.

Herbie, Boy "Beetle!" (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard E. Hughes
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker [Eibreh Rekcenpop]; Pincus Popnecker; The Beatles [as the Beetles][Ringo Starr; George Harrison; Paul McCartney; John Lennon] (cameo); Frank Sinatra; Dean Martin
Synopsis:
Popcorn is making movie-goers whistle from their ears. Herbie's investigation leads him to a Beetles concert, and Herbie becomes a rock star (Eibreh Rekcenpop), who even Herbie's mother thinks is divine. Herbie finds out that a jealous man with a red nose is breaking up performances with Martin and Sinatra with special popcorn.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is no box of credits on the splash page, but the frame is signed by Ogden Whitney.

Richard E. Hughes 1909-1974 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Shaw!
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Ogden Whitney 1918-197? (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Shaw!
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Herbie
  2. 1. ["There's Fun in Your Future!"]
    Herbie
  3. 2. Introduction: "You Want I Should Bop You With This Here Introduction?"
  4. 3. ["This is Herbie. Very fat. Very funny."]
    Herbie
  5. 4. Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon!
    Herbie
  6. 5. Herbie and the Spirits!
    Herbie
  7. 6. 1,000 Years Ago... In 1962!
  8. 7. Herbie and the Sneddiger's Salad Oil
    Herbie
  9. 8. Forbidden Worlds Presents Herbie
    Herbie
  10. 9. A Little Fat Nothing Named Herbie!
    Herbie
  11. 10. How to Stay Healthy!
    Herbie
  12. 11. Forbidden Worlds Presents Herbie
    Herbie
  13. 12. ["Who? Who Can--"]
    Herbie
  14. 13. Herbie Goes to the Devil!
    Herbie
  15. 14. ["Listen, you --- you people, you!"]
    Herbie
  16. 15. ["What do you mean, impossible? That's Herbie!"]
    Herbie
  17. 16. "Herbie and the Dragon's Tears!"
    Herbie
  18. 17. Herbie Beards Castro!
    Herbie
  19. 18. "We're Talking to You!"
    Herbie
  20. 19. ["Mystery Man Captured By Police"]
    Herbie
  21. 20. Herbie and the Purloined Pops!
    Herbie
  22. 21. "What You Need Is a Girl, Herbie!"
    Herbie
  23. 22. ["H-help! W-what are you going to do to us, Herbie?"]
    Herbie
  24. 23. Herbie and the Loch Ness Monster!
    Herbie
  25. 24. "Popnecker Saves the Poorhouse"!
    Herbie
  26. 25. [Big Fat Mess at the Okay Corral!]
    Herbie
  27. 26. "Big Fat Mess at the Okay Corral!"
    Herbie
  28. 27. "Professor Flipdome's Screwy Machine!"
    Herbie
  29. 28. [Get Your Splints Now --- Herbie'll Fracture You!]
    Herbie
  30. 29. Sahib Herbie!
    Herbie
  31. 30. ["Show you it's smart to read "Herbie"!"]
    Herbie
  32. 31. Herbie, Boy "Beetle!"
    Herbie
  33. 32. Richard E. Hughes 1909-1974
  34. 33. Ogden Whitney 1918-197?
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