(September 1969)

Harvey, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); ? (actual)

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Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich
Synopsis
In his underwear and slippers, Richie washes his face at a golden sink, with dollar-sign soap bubbles floating in the air.

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Richie Rich Dollars and Cents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I must get Gloria a birthday present!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; jewelry store owner
Synopsis
Richie finds a way to give Gloria a solid gold wheelbarrow.

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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Tee, hee, hee! Stop that Gloria!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Cadbury; Richard Rich
Synopsis
Gloria tests Cadbury's self-control by tickling him with a feather.
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Kidnapped! (Table of Contents: 3)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Master Richie, a messenger just delivered a letter for you!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Lefty; Boss
Synopsis
When Richie is invited to become a member of the Adventurer's Club, he thinks two kidnappers trying to abduct him are part of an initiation stunt.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Keeping Him Comfortable", immediately following in this issue.

Keeping Him Comfortable (Table of Contents: 4)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't think I should stay in my pajamas for a whole week, do you?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Lefty; Boss; Richard Rich (cameo, in painting); Casper the Friendly Ghost (cameo, on comic book cover); Dot Polka [Littel Dot] (cameo, on comic book cover)
Synopsis
Following the instructions in a how-to book, two inexperienced kidnappers go to great pains to keep Richie happy and comfortable while they await their ransom money.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Kidnapped!", immediately preceding in this issue, and continues in "Much Too Exciting", immediately following in this issue.

Much Too Exciting (Table of Contents: 5)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Now that I have Cadbury here, I'll confess I know very well that you are members of the Adventurer's Club and you're initiating me with this fake kidnapping! Ha ha!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Lefty; Boss; Richard Rich (cameo, in painting); estate guards; Adventurer's Club members
Synopsis
Richie reveals to his kidnappers that he thinks they are giving him an initiation to the Adventurer's Club, so the kidnappers play along.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Keeping Him Comfortable", immediately preceding in this issue.

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Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Baw! You bring that back!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; boy; bully
Synopsis
When a bully removes a boy's treehouse, Lotta helps him put it back.
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Little Dot has a Daydream (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Golly! Everywhere you look, bad things are happening!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; talking frog; fighting boys; gunslingers; J.B.; J.B.'s employee; panicked zoo patrons; zookeeper; Hubert the gorilla; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis
Dot daydreams that a talking frog takes her to a magic polka-dot land, where she gains the ability to use dots to make fighting people love each other.
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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Let's go to the amusement park today, Gloria! I'll see if one of our limousines is available!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Bascomb
Synopsis
Gloria would rather ride in a hay wagon than a limousine.
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Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Oh, a cliff!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mr. Polka
Synopsis
Dot's father thinks that looking over a cliff may cause Dot to momentarily forget about dots, but no such luck.

Uncle Ringo's Circus (Table of Contents: 10)

Little Lotta / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Uncle Ringo! I'm sure glad you could include our town on your tour this season!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Uncle Ringo; Tootsie the elephant; giraffe; hyena; gorillas; lion; leopard; clowns; circus audience
Synopsis
Lotta helps out in her uncle's circus by substituting for the animal handlers.

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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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I shall be on the fourth floor if you need me, Master Richie!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Cadbury
Synopsis
Reggie's plan to test Cadbury's promptness backfires.
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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Hi, Freckles and Pee Wee! Hi, Richie! We were just going to get money for ice cream cones!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; Chef Pierre; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie, Freckles and Pee Wee discover their families have something in common - both families hide spare money in old sugar bowls.
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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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I wish my new gown from Paris would arrive!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Chef Pierre; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie hears so many people making wishes that he drags a bundle of coins to the estate wishing well on their behalf.
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Richie Rich and the Invention (Table of Contents: 14)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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...Invest in the most fabulous invention of all time!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Professor Sy Ence; movers
Synopsis
Richie wants to invest in a matter transmitter.
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Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Hah - mud pies! (sneer!)
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Punky
Synopsis
A bully makes fun of Dot for making mud pies.

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Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Silence
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; librarian; library patrons
Synopsis
Lotta's whisper is more than enough to silence some disruptive kids in the library.

Untightened Spots (Table of Contents: 17)

Little Lotta / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Yeow! Mom! I can't turn the water off!
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Little Lotta
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump; gorilla; zookeepers; demolition crew; escape artist Howdoon; theatre ticket saleslady; audience
Synopsis
On her mother's advice, Lotta tries to practice remaining calm when she gets into a "tight spot".
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Little Dot and her Uncle Oddball (Table of Contents: 18)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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I shall never return! I go!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Oddball; moviegoers; theater manager; usher; Red Zipper; ice cream vendor; Uncle Oddball's wife
Synopsis
Uncle Oddball laughs when everyone else would cry, cries when they would laugh, looks angry when he likes something and happy when he's frightened.

The Friendly Dragon (Table of Contents: 19)

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Dexter was a dragon... a baby dragon, to be exact.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Dexter the Dragon; Dexter's mother; Dexter's father; king; townspeople; princess
Synopsis
Dexter wants to be friendly, not scary and ferocious, as dragons are supposed to be. But because everyone is afraid of dragons, he never has a chance to make any friends, until he helps a lost princess.
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Indexer Notes

The dragon in this story faces challenges similar to that of Casper, the Friendly Ghost.

Not So Sweet (Table of Contents: 20)

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"Now Johnny," Mrs. Davis was telling her son, "I want you to take these two dollars and get a big box of candy at the candy shop."
Genre
children
Characters
Mrs. Davis; Johnny Davis; Peter
Synopsis
Johnny runs an errand for his mother to buy a box of candy as a gift. But his younger cousin Peter ends up eating all the candy on the way home.
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Little Dot Meets Uncle Saver (Table of Contents: 21)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Golly! I can't have a string clinging to my dress when I meet Uncle Saver! I should look tidy!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Saver; weatherman; townspeople; mayor; reporters
Synopsis
Uncle Saver penchant for saving pieces of string, paper, rags, old bathtubs and other items saves the town when it is hit by a hurricane.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I must get Gloria a birthday present!"]
    Richie Rich Dollars and Cents
  3. 2. ["Tee, hee, hee! Stop that Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Kidnapped!
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Keeping Him Comfortable
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Much Too Exciting
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["Baw! You bring that back!"]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Little Dot has a Daydream
    Little Dot
  9. 8. ["Let's go to the amusement park today, Gloria! I'll see if one of our limousines is available!"]
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. ["Oh, a cliff!"]
    Little Dot
  11. 10. Uncle Ringo's Circus
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["I shall be on the fourth floor if you need me, Master Richie!"]
    Richie Rich
  13. 12. ["Hi, Freckles and Pee Wee! Hi, Richie! We were just going to get money for ice cream cones!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. ["I wish my new gown from Paris would arrive!"]
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. Richie Rich and the Invention
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["Hah - mud pies! (sneer!)"]
    Little Dot
  17. 16. ["Silence"]
    Little Lotta
  18. 17. Untightened Spots
    Little Lotta
  19. 18. Little Dot and her Uncle Oddball
    Little Dot
  20. 19. The Friendly Dragon
  21. 20. Not So Sweet
  22. 21. Little Dot Meets Uncle Saver
    Little Dot
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