(September 1966)

Harvey, 1965 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1966-06-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fun Films, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Thriller [Inside Large H]
Editing:
Joe Simon (uncredited); Leon Harvey (editor, vice-president); Alfred Harvey (president); Robert B. Harvey (vice-president, business manager)
Color:
Color Cover
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date based on purchase date stamped in copy owned by Gene Reed.

Advertising and executive offices: 1860 Broadway, New York, New York 10023.
Printed in the U.S.A. Copyright 1966 by Harvey Features Syndicate.
Distributor code PDC for Publishers Distributing Company on cover.


Listen! Do You Hear the Snap! Crackle! Pop! (Table of Contents)

Pirana / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon ?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Joe Simon ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pirana [Edward Yates]; Brainstorm

["Here are the giant Harvey Comics now on sale!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Heed my mental command Pirana--drop your weapon!"] (Table of Contents)

Pirana / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pirana [Edward Yates]; Brainstorm

Indexer Notes

Splash page which serves as a preview to the story, much like the cover does.

Flash Ferrell Gets the Picture at Goodyear Aerospace (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Flash Ferrell; Goodyear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

It Was Justice's Finest Hour...It Was the Day of the Pirana (Table of Contents)

Pirana / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pirana [Edward Yates] (introduction); Brainstorm (villain, introduction); The Piranapets [Bara; Cuda] (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story is in three parts. First part is in five pages. Second part has the story title "A New Life of Danger" and is five pages. Third part has the story title "Doomsday in Davey Jones' Locker" and is five pages.

Meet Bara and Cuda, the Piranapets (Table of Contents)

Pirana / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pirana [Edward Yates]; The Piranapets [Bara; Cuda]
Synopsis:
The Pirana meets the Piranapets, Bara and Cuda, for the first time.

Indexer Notes

This text story falls in between the first and second part of the Pirana story.

Boys 12 or Older Make $1 to $5 Weekly (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Including in this Fascinating Collection of 217 Different Stamps (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Hi, boys and girls here are the funniest comics now on sale at your friendly dealer."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now at Last The Greatest Crimefighter the Underworld Ever Faced Returns! (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (promo copy)
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit [Denny Colt]; unnamed thugs

Indexer Notes

Appears in between part two and three on the Pirana story.

Promotional advertisement for The Spirit (Harvey, 1966 series) #1. Copyright 1966 by Will Eisner.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

Clawfang / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Wally Wood
Pencils:
Al Williamson
Inks:
Al Williamson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Wally Wood ?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Clawfang the Barbarian (introduction)
Reprints:

The Million Dollar Trap... (Table of Contents)

Man in Black Called Fate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Hi-Power Binoculars (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

250 Magic Tricks Revealed (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

200 Pc. Set World War II Soldiers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Nationally Famous Prizes at No Cost to You! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys, Girls, Men, Women (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)