(June 1943)

Harvey, 1942 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every Six Weeks
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alfred Harvey Publications
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Cover Girl Betty Hutton, Paramount Pictures
Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/

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On inside front cover.

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Sh-h-h - she's getting married.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman gets married over the telephone.
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So your mother told you not to speak to strange sailors...
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A sailor is offended to hear a woman was told not to speak to "strange sailors."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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Father: Did I see you kiss that lieutenant?
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Are you boys on some kind of publicity stunt?
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A woman thinks two shipwrecked men were performing a publicity stunt.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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He's just as you described him, but where are his horns?
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humor; military
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A woman wonders where her boyfriend's sergeant's horns are.
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- And will we have to be married by the secretary of war?
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A woman wonders whether the secretary of war performs marriages for soldiers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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Mae fell over the balcony railing of the movie house...
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Paratrooper, how thrilling.
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A woman at a party hopes a paratrooper will take her parachuting.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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Are you sure we were childhood sweethearts, Major?
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humor; military
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An officer insists to a woman that they were childhood sweethearts despite their obvious age difference.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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Two gobs on furlough were at a bar.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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Sure she's a swell girl, but where would I put her?
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humor; military
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A tattooed sailor has no space for another woman on his body.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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Somehow I managed to hold on to my maid.
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humor
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A woman was able to retain her maid by placing an iron chain on her leg.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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The fresh air will wake him up.
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Paratroopers plan to throw a sleeping comrade out of their airplane to wake him up.
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[Navy Eye Test] (Table of Contents: 15)

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Genre
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An old Navy man has his eyes checked. He takes out a telescope to examine the eye chart.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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Just tell her the Army mail censor wants to see her.
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An Army mail censor drops in for a date with a woman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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What do you want a lifetime guarantee for?
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A jewelry clerk wonders why a couple shopping for rings want a lifetime guarantee.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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Henry's such a sound sleeper since he's been in the service.
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Henry
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Henry is able to sleep through his children making noise, having become a sound sleeper in the army.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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They won't give me my furlough.
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A soldier in the stockade tells his girlfriend he can't go on furlough.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Corp: Gee, I never knew that the people in this...
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Now do you remember the password?
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A sentry throws a bucket of water on another soldier to jog his memory of the password.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

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Meet the wife, boys - your former hostess!
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Soldiers are annoyed when a comrade marries their hostess.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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I hear the new instructor in camouflage technique...
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An instructor in camouflage is a beauty specialist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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Private Doo: Say, did you get that flashlight before...
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He writes that he would like a lock of my hair...
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humor
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A woman's boyfriend asks for a lock of her hair but she can't recall what color her hair was when they last met.

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I wonder why I keep thinking of my little gold fish...
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humor; aviation; military
Synopsis
An airplane's gunner inside a transparent sphere is reminded of his goldfish.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

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Gob Tar: When my wife died, the light of my life...
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I understand Felix did a lot of traveling.
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humor; military
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Having joined the army, Felix built a bunk under his army cot because he's used to sleeping in a lower berth.

[Soldier Buys Candy for Dog] (Table of Contents: 29)

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A soldier buys candy - not for his girlfriend, but for her dog so the animal will leave them alone.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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Better send a few men ahead to make sure it is a river...
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Soldiers pause to make certain a river really is a river.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

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Sergeant: Why is Jones doing the work I assigned...
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Most of them just wave as they go by.
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humor; military
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A female motorist kissed soldiers on a truck before passing them.

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I hear she's accepted him.
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A woman is going out with a man who was rejected by his draft board. She's not as picky as them.

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Is there... is there someone else?
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A man on a desert island wonders if the woman has met someone else.

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And Billingsley, just who detailed you to crack walnuts?
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Billingsley
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Billingsley is using a tank to crack walnuts.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

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Capt. Quip says he saw the most shocking town in the country.
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And now - for the 64 dollar question.
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Army intelligence officers performing an interrogation ask the "$64 question."

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Just the same I'd feel better if Chauncey found...
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Chauncey has saved rubber by removing a wheel from his airplane.

[Hitchhiking Soldier] (Table of Contents: 39)

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A hitchhiking soldier stops an ambulance which assumes he's suffering from an injured thumb.
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Doctor Syke: How's your cold Mike?
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Have you any special qualifications?
Genre
humor
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A mermaid wants to join the WAVES.
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Where's the fire?
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In the midst of combat a military policeman accuses the crew of a jeep of driving too fast.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

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Private Bloop: What're all those cars?
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Conserve your tires.
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A motorist on a very bumpy road is annoyed by a sign telling him to watch his speed.

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It always happens at inspection.
Genre
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Sailors at inspection sweat so much that their hats become soggy.
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Before we joined the Cavalry we should have found...
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humor; military
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Two men who joined the Cavalry have to play the part of a pantomime horse.

[Speeding Camouflaged Car] (Table of Contents: 47)

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A camouflaged army car avoids being pulled over for speeding.

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They refuse to sail, sir.
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Sailors object to their ship's cook.

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That's Jim for you, he'll try anything once.
Genre
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Jim
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Jim attempts to leap from one cliff to another.

[Tank Hits Tree] (Table of Contents: 50)

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A tank is brought to a halt after hitting a small tree.

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I wish the sun would come up so's we could see...
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Two sailors who went overboard wish it were light so they knew which direction they were going.

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Well, boys, how'll you have it - family style?
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A soldier cooks for his comrades in the midst of battle.

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What do you care what we put in them?
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humor; military
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An army cook thinks no one should care about what's in the army food since they don't like it.

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- And to Private Wiggins - for going twenty five...
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humor; military
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Private Wiggins
Synopsis
Private Wiggins wins an award for going 25,000 miles without an accident.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

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Oh! If I could only cook!
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humor; military
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Daffy Drafty; Sergeant Sims
Synopsis
Daffy is assigned as the camp's new cook.

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I know I've forgotten something.
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A pilot who bailed out of an airplane realizes he forgot his parachute.

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Butch, you ever get to thinking of women?
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Butch
Synopsis
Butch's comrade wonders whether he thinks about women.

[Skull and Crossbones in Foxhole] (Table of Contents: 58)

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A soldier digging a foxhole finds the symbol of the skull and crossbones.

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It's a little tight around the shoulders.
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
An overweight soldier claims his uniform is tight around the shoulders.

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Honkel, do I smell oil on your hair!
Genre
humor
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Honkel
Synopsis
Honkel the Nazi is criticized for using oil in his hair.

To Be Specific It's Terrific! (Table of Contents: 61) (Expand) /

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Female Beauty Round the World (Table of Contents: 63) (Expand) /

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As I turned down main street, who do you think...
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A husband with lipstick on his face tells his wife he was "face to face" with someone.

Indexer Notes

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Rita Hayworth
  3. 2. ["Sh-h-h - she's getting married."]
  4. 3. ["So your mother told you not to speak to strange sailors..."]
  5. 4. ["Father: Did I see you kiss that lieutenant?"]
    They Kiss and Tell
  6. 5. ["Are you boys on some kind of publicity stunt?"]
  7. 6. ["He's just as you described him, but where are his horns?"]
  8. 7. ["- And will we have to be married by the secretary of war?"]
  9. 8. ["Mae fell over the balcony railing of the movie house..."]
    Camp Cuties
  10. 9. ["Paratrooper, how thrilling."]
  11. 10. ["Are you sure we were childhood sweethearts, Major?"]
  12. 11. ["Two gobs on furlough were at a bar."]
    Gobs and Gals
  13. 12. ["Sure she's a swell girl, but where would I put her?"]
  14. 13. ["Somehow I managed to hold on to my maid."]
  15. 14. ["The fresh air will wake him up."]
  16. 15. [Navy Eye Test]
  17. 16. ["Just tell her the Army mail censor wants to see her."]
  18. 17. ["What do you want a lifetime guarantee for?"]
  19. 18. ["Henry's such a sound sleeper since he's been in the service."]
  20. 19. ["They won't give me my furlough."]
  21. 20. ["Corp: Gee, I never knew that the people in this..."]
    There's One in Every Camp
  22. 21. ["Now do you remember the password?"]
  23. 22. ["Meet the wife, boys - your former hostess!"]
  24. 23. ["I hear the new instructor in camouflage technique..."]
  25. 24. ["Private Doo: Say, did you get that flashlight before..."]
    What's Buzzin' Cousin?
  26. 25. ["He writes that he would like a lock of my hair..."]
  27. 26. ["I wonder why I keep thinking of my little gold fish..."]
  28. 27. ["Gob Tar: When my wife died, the light of my life..."]
    Tent Topics
  29. 28. ["I understand Felix did a lot of traveling."]
  30. 29. [Soldier Buys Candy for Dog]
  31. 30. ["Better send a few men ahead to make sure it is a river..."]
  32. 31. ["Sergeant: Why is Jones doing the work I assigned..."]
    Bull Session
  33. 32. ["Most of them just wave as they go by."]
  34. 33. ["I hear she's accepted him."]
  35. 34. ["Is there... is there someone else?"]
  36. 35. ["And Billingsley, just who detailed you to crack walnuts?"]
  37. 36. ["Capt. Quip says he saw the most shocking town in the country."]
    Captain Quip Says
  38. 37. ["And now - for the 64 dollar question."]
  39. 38. ["Just the same I'd feel better if Chauncey found..."]
  40. 39. [Hitchhiking Soldier]
  41. 40. ["Doctor Syke: How's your cold Mike?"]
    Dr. Funnybone
  42. 41. ["Have you any special qualifications?"]
  43. 42. ["Where's the fire?"]
  44. 43. ["Private Bloop: What're all those cars?"]
    Keep 'em Smiling
  45. 44. ["Conserve your tires."]
  46. 45. ["It always happens at inspection."]
  47. 46. ["Before we joined the Cavalry we should have found..."]
  48. 47. [Speeding Camouflaged Car]
  49. 48. ["They refuse to sail, sir."]
  50. 49. ["That's Jim for you, he'll try anything once."]
  51. 50. [Tank Hits Tree]
  52. 51. ["I wish the sun would come up so's we could see..."]
  53. 52. ["Well, boys, how'll you have it - family style?"]
  54. 53. ["What do you care what we put in them?"]
  55. 54. ["- And to Private Wiggins - for going twenty five..."]
  56. 55. ["Oh! If I could only cook!"]
    Daffy Drafty
  57. 56. ["I know I've forgotten something."]
  58. 57. ["Butch, you ever get to thinking of women?"]
  59. 58. [Skull and Crossbones in Foxhole]
  60. 59. ["It's a little tight around the shoulders."]
  61. 60. ["Honkel, do I smell oil on your hair!"]
  62. 61. To Be Specific It's Terrific!
  63. 62. Practice for the Army Tests!
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  64. 63. Female Beauty Round the World
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This issue was modified by
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Chad Wicker