(September 1941)

Harvey, 1940 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1941-07-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Champ Publishing Company
Editing
Leon Harvey (uncredited)

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/). On sale date taken from house ad in Speed Comics #15.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Human Meteor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Human Meteor [Duke O'Dowd]
Keywords
horses

Indexer Notes

Crandall pencils and inks per Roger Hill, as submitted by John Fallon. We formerly suggested Mort Leav as inker.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Human Meteor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Wald
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Duke and Toby are at the taxi stand.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Meteor [Duke O'Dowd]; Toby
Synopsis
Electric power plants are attacked by a force lead by a giant Genghis Khan!

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to on-line scanned version.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Champ Chuckles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gosh (signed)
Pencils
Gosh (signed)
Inks
Gosh (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm training my son to be a bond salesman.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

4 one-panel gag cartoons.

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

Liberty Lads / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Barry McKay]
Pencils
H. C. Kiefer
Inks
H. C. Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This isle is dead and buried, Skip!
Characters
Chuck; Skip
Synopsis
The lads attempt to foil a plot by saboteurs to destroy gun placements via the use of inferior concrete in their construction.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Neptina / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Bently Wade]
Pencils
Jim Mooney ?; Nick Cardy ?
Inks
Jim Mooney ?; Nick Cardy ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Neptina has promised Eon aid to regain his kingdom from the Walrus Men.
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Neptina; Brad; Norma; Walrus King; Eon; Moog
Synopsis
Neptina assists in overthrowing an usurper and return the throne to the rightful ruler.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to on-line scanned version.

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

Steve Battle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Aldo Rubano ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daredevil feats are just routine stuff
Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Steve Battle; Senator Duff; Chairman Skyes
Synopsis
Steve sets to save a Senator who is kidnapped by spies to reveal state secrets.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to on-line scanned version.

Hollywood Spitfires (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Captain A. H. Young
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
aviation; war

Indexer Notes

2 page text story with 4 one-panel illustrations.

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

Champ / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Little (signed as Geo. Little) (credited as Geo. Little)
Pencils
George Little ? (credited as Geo. Little)
Inks
George Little ? (credited as Geo. Little)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Champ and Henry are bored with life
Genre
adventure
Characters
Champ; Henry; Dean Blake
Synopsis
The Champ investigates a spurt of unusual deaths on a construction site.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to on-line scanned version.

[Episode Ten] (Table of Contents: 9)

Dragon's Teeth / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (credited as Toni Boone) (signed as Toni Boone)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dash Dolan and Nalya Randolph work with Dr. Ying
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dash Dolan; Nalya Randolph; Dr. Ying; Chek Chai
Synopsis
Dash and Nalya learn the location of the 7th Dragon's Tooth.
Reprints

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

Will O'Wisp / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger (credited)
Pencils
Sy Reit (credited as Seymour Reit)
Inks
Sy Reit (credited as Seymour Reit)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
T'aint work he's dreamin' about neither
Genre
humor
Characters
Will; Mary Lou
Synopsis
Will's friends play a joke on him by pretending there's a fire not realising there actually is a fire.

Indexer Notes

last appearance

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

Flyin' Flynn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Speed Mason]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The barnstorming Yankee, Flyin' Flynn
Genre
adventure; aviation; war
Characters
Flyin' Flynn (first appearance)
Synopsis
Flynn is ordered to head off a squadron aiming to attack.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Jungleman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger ? (signed as S Maxwell) (credited as S Maxwell)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the heart of a remote forest lives Jungleman
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Jungleman; Jean Willard; Mr. Willard
Synopsis
Jungleman assists two people whose plane is struck by lightning.

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

Johnny Fox / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Paul Porter]
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The magic pellets which he takes to become invisible
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Johnny Fox; Miss Tyler
Synopsis
Johnny investigates a murder at the racetrack.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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

Dr. Miracle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger ? (credited as Anthony Allen)
Pencils
Alex Blum ?
Inks
Alex Blum ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dr. Miracle is in London...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero; war
Characters
Dr. Miracle; General Rigo; Antonio Lagatta; Agent 7X
Synopsis
When Dr. Miracle learns that a British secret agent is missing in Europe, he transports himself to Rome and uses his magic to locate the agent before he can be tortured to death.
Reprints
Keywords
spies; torture; World War II

Indexer Notes

Tentative script and art credits from Bails.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Human Meteor
  2. 1. ["O.K. America!"]
  3. 2. ["Duke and Toby are at the taxi stand."]
    Human Meteor
  4. 3. ["I'm training my son to be a bond salesman."]
    Champ Chuckles
  5. 4. ["This isle is dead and buried, Skip!"]
    Liberty Lads
  6. 5. ["Neptina has promised Eon aid to regain his kingdom from the Walrus Men."]
    Neptina
  7. 6. ["Daredevil feats are just routine stuff"]
    Steve Battle
  8. 7. Hollywood Spitfires
  9. 8. ["The Champ and Henry are bored with life"]
    Champ
  10. 9. [Episode Ten]
    Dragon's Teeth
  11. 10. ["T'aint work he's dreamin' about neither"]
    Will O'Wisp
  12. 11. ["The barnstorming Yankee, Flyin' Flynn"]
    Flyin' Flynn
  13. 12. ["In the heart of a remote forest lives Jungleman"]
    Jungleman
  14. 13. ["The magic pellets which he takes to become invisible"]
    Johnny Fox
  15. 14. ["Dr. Miracle is in London..."]
    Dr. Miracle
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