(December 1953)

Harvey, 1953 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1953-10-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Famous Name Comics
Editing
Sid Jacobson (actual); Leon Harvey (credited)
Color
two color 3-D format
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Editor correction from Sid Jacobson via Arthur Lortie on 2 November 2004. This was previously solely credited to Leon Harvey, who appears as the editor in the indicia. However, Sid Jacobson did the actual editing on the book, not Leon Harvey.

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 7, Part 2, Numbers 2, Periodicals, July-December 1953. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B440325.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko (assist)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain 3-D
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Greg Theakston (May 8, 2006). Cover taken from splash page of "The Man from the World of D"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Leon Harvey
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your 2 magic specs on other side

This is Captain 3-D (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain 3-D / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko (assist)
Letters
typeset (mostly)

Indexer Notes

Mostly text. Inks credit from Greg Theakston (May 8, 2006).

The Man From the World of "D" (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko (assist)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain 3-D (introduction; origin); Danny Davis (introduction); Cat People (villain; introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover inks credit from Greg Theakston (May 8, 2006).

The Menace of the Living Dolls (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko (assist)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Tigra (villain); Cat People (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Greg Theakston (May 8, 2006).

Iron Hat McGinty and His Destruction Gang (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko (assist)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron-Hat McGinty (introduction; villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Greg Theakston (May 8, 2006).

The Story Behind Harvey 3-D (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon ?
Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Explanation of 3-D process. Includes an illustration advertising the unpublished second issue.

Harvey Famous Name Comics are Loved by Millions (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain 3-D
  2. 1. ["Your 2 magic specs on other side"]
  3. 2. This is Captain 3-D
    Captain 3-D
  4. 3. The Man From the World of "D"
    Captain 3-D
  5. 4. The Menace of the Living Dolls
    Captain 3-D
  6. 5. Iron Hat McGinty and His Destruction Gang
    Captain 3-D
  7. 6. The Story Behind Harvey 3-D
  8. 7. Harvey Famous Name Comics are Loved by Millions
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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