(March 1958)

Harvey, 1958 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Tales, Inc.
Brand
A Thrill Adventure
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Scoop!... Report from Space (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby ?; Joe Simon ?
Inks
Marvin Stein ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kirby, Simon and Stein credits per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Mort Meskin on pencils and Al Williamson with inks.

Report from Space (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Asylum (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
For thousands of years, an advanced planet had committed horribly insane people to a far-distant planet. But this time a mission is turned back by the now highly-advanced civilization on this distant planet: the planet Earth!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Synopsis info by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005).

First Man on the Moon (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ripoff of Fredric Brown story.

Supreme Penalty (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Chief scientist Frances; Judge Krenk
Reprints

A Thrill a Minute! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

What's Up There? (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Disc Jockey (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Sam Webb; Lou; three Martians
Synopsis
Sam Webb is a radio station owner and a very unpopular disc jockey who will not take himself off the air. He's so bad that Martians, out of frustration, arrive and forcibly remove him from his post.
Reprints

So You Want to Go to the Moon (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Invasion (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Bill; May; John Bronheit; General Pierce; alien conqueror
Synopsis
A couple watch a TV news broadcast chronicling an alien invasion and are terrified when Earth's military forces are quickly defeated. Fearing for their lives, they pack and literally run for the hills. They don't hear the news announcer then reveal that the invasion broadcast was an "original tele-screen drama entitled The Invasion From Mars!".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story is obviously inspired by Orson Welles' famous War of the Worlds radio broadcast that stunned listeners on Halloween in 1938.

Preview: Look what's Coming your Way in this Big Issue (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Yogi Berra Homers In the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Yogi Berra; Cloverine Salve / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Scoop!... Report from Space
  2. 1. Report from Space
  3. 2. Asylum
  4. 3. First Man on the Moon
  5. 4. Supreme Penalty
  6. 5. A Thrill a Minute!
  7. 6. What's Up There?
    Race for the Moon
  8. 7. Disc Jockey
  9. 8. So You Want to Go to the Moon
  10. 9. The Invasion
  11. 10. Preview: Look what's Coming your Way in this Big Issue
  12. 11. Yogi Berra Homers In the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Yogi Berra; Cloverine Salve
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Denys Howard
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin