(July 1952)

Harvey, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Witches Tales, Inc.
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Four Color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing Series

The Web of the Spider! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Un-named girl; a witch (inset)
Reprints:
Keywords:
spider; spider web

Indexer Notes

This cover was reprinted in a very special limited edition large booklet prepared for the London Super Comic Convention for 2013 by PS Artbooks, along with many full comic stories and short comic features from the early 1950's.

[50 combat action plastic toys!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Fighting Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

[Running hot water from any cold water faucet] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Success Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Look Fellows! Here's the neatest, strongest little real electric motor you've ever seen!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Imperial Sales Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Reincarnation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Pierre Francot; Special Agent John LaPorte; Special Agent Ann Bourdeau; Inspector Regard; The Evil One
Synopsis:
A monster known as The Evil One brings corpses back to life to build an army to terrorize the surface.
Reprints:
Keywords:
acid; undead

The Web of the Spider (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Martha Durando (Hugo's wife, mentioned only, death); Professor's un-named assistant (death?); Professor Hugo Durando (villain, death)
Synopsis:
When learned experts refuse to listen to Professor Durando's wild claims, he decides to go out on his own and conduct experiments with his serum that can change a men to beast and back again....on himself, with horrifying and unexpected results!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Daily Express; spider; spider web

[Draw the first day] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Crying Coffin (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Witchcraft (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Superstitions about warding off witches.
Reprints:
Keywords:
superstistion; witch

[How to Hypnotize] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Stravon Publishers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[The 4-in-1 Wonder Watch] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

U.S. Diamond House / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Shower of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Baxter; Dr. Phorbes; Peters; Anderson
Synopsis:
Two scientists attempt to create rain for a drought stricken city but instead unleash a cloud which kills everything it rains upon.
Reprints:
Keywords:
drought

The Man with the Iron Face! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais
Inks:
Rudy Palais
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Thor; Dr. Wilson; Major
Synopsis:
Dr. Thor invents a solution that makes him indestructible.
Reprints:

D.. for Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

[Now you can fly a real jet plane!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jatex Javelin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Look! Terrific Bargins!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

U.S. Diamond House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[I gained 53 lbs. of shapely power-packed muscles!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[An amazing new health supporter belt] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ronnie Sales, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Web of the Spider!
  2. 1. [50 combat action plastic toys!]
    Fighting Force
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [Running hot water from any cold water faucet]
    Success Products
  5. 4. [Look Fellows! Here's the neatest, strongest little real electric motor you've ever seen!]
    Imperial Sales Company
  6. 5. Reincarnation
  7. 6. The Web of the Spider
  8. 7. [Draw the first day]
    Norton Products
  9. 8. The Crying Coffin
  10. 9. Witchcraft
  11. 10. [How to Hypnotize]
    Stravon Publishers
  12. 11. [The 4-in-1 Wonder Watch]
    U.S. Diamond House
  13. 12. The Shower of Death
  14. 13. The Man with the Iron Face!
  15. 14. D.. for Death
  16. 15. [Now you can fly a real jet plane!]
    Jatex Javelin
  17. 16. [Look! Terrific Bargins!]
    U.S. Diamond House
  18. 17. [I gained 53 lbs. of shapely power-packed muscles!]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. [An amazing new health supporter belt]
    Ronnie Sales, Inc.
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Mike Nielsen
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