(August 1966)

Harvey, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched (many squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Spooky; Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]

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

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This costume is too small for me!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casper
Synopsis
When a boy throws out an old bird costume, Casper tries it on.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
And the next time I see you I'll knock your block off!
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky
Synopsis
Spooky gets in a fight with his next-door neighbor.

The Prize! (Table of Contents: 3)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Wendy; Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]; Mid
Synopsis
Casper wins a cruise in a "Creep" magazine contest, but finds that the ship is manned by demons. He meets a little boy named Mid who got on the ship accidentally, and the demons leave the two of them on Ghastly Island.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Adventure on Ghastly Island."

Adventure on Ghastly Island (Table of Contents: 4)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Mid; Brooto; MacGreed; Jacques; Egbert
Synopsis
Casper and Mid are found and taken captive by MacGreed, who lives in a castle and has monsters for servants. They escape onto a strange ship.
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Indexer Notes

Story continued from "The Prize!"
Story continues in "Journey's End."

Journey's End (Table of Contents: 5)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Mid; Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]
Synopsis
The ship turns out to be a submarine from Center City, in the center of the earth, where Mid is a prince. Casper is taken to meet Mid's parents, the king and queen, and is made a count, but he soon finds that it's not the life for him and goes home.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Adventure on Ghastly Island."

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

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll have to fly fast, Wendy! The container the witch sisters gave you looks flimsy!
Genre
humor
Characters
Wendy
Synopsis
Wendy's aunts send her for takeout witches brew, but it eats through the container and helps capture a bank robber.

Seeing is Not Always Believing (Table of Contents: 7)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Poil; Sleighto
Synopsis
Spooky sets out to get rid of Poil's houseguest, a ghost illusionist named Sleighto.
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Shell Shock (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Clarence Clam; Felix Fox; Carl Crab; Larry Lobster; Tommy Turtle
Synopsis
Clarence Clam hires detective Felix Fox to find his missing shell.
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The Bigger Boob (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Pvt. Seymour Boob; Louie; Mac Wilson
Synopsis
Louie hears what he thinks is his friend Seymour asserting himself, but it turns out Seymour was only practicing.
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Like a Real Witch (Table of Contents: 10)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Wendy; Tom; Linda; Ronnie
Synopsis
Wendy meets some children who are acting out a play, and they unknowingly ask her to play the witch.

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

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going to let you soak in the watering trough all night, Broomie!
Genre
humor
Characters
Wendy; Casper
Synopsis
Wendy leaves her broom outside in a trough of water overnight, but it freezes.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aw, stop arguing!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casper
Synopsis
Casper uses invisibility to try to settle a moose couple's argument.
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[Hammock Trouble] (Table of Contents: 13)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Genre
humor
Characters
Casper
Synopsis
Casper runs into a problem when trying to set up a hammock.

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

Real Gone (Table of Contents: 14)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Kay
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Brownie Bear; Mr. Bee; Bertie Beaver
Synopsis
Strange things are happening in the forest, culminating with the disappearance of everyone and everything in it, including Casper.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Uncomic Book."

[Magical Painting] (Table of Contents: 15)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]
Synopsis
Wendy paints a mountain lake; her aunts don't like the painting until it serves a practical purpose.

Uncomic Book (Table of Contents: 16)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Kay
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Brownie Bear; Pete Pencil
Synopsis
Casper and Brownie find that they are characters on the drawing board of Pete Pencil, an artist who is determined to make major changes to Harvey Comics.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Real Gone."
Story continues in "The Honeymoon is Over."

The Honeymoon is Over (Table of Contents: 17)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Kay
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Harvey; Pete Pencil; Brownie Bear
Synopsis
Casper finds Mr. Harvey and brings him back to stop Pete Pencil.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Uncomic Book."

The Crow and the Pelican (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Petey Pelican; Charlie Crow
Synopsis
Charlie Crow tries to lead Petey Pelican astray.
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Casper's Diary (Table of Contents: 19)

Casper / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A letters page in the form of Casper's diary, as he excerpts two letters from readers and credits the writers of many more.

Real Hep Spook-Cats (Table of Contents: 20)

Spooky / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Claude; Cyril; Poil
Synopsis
Two spook-cats play a practical joke on Spooky.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Bat Belfry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That does it! Another cold!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bat Belfry; Spooky
Synopsis
Bat tries to find a drier place to live.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Casper
  2. 1. ["This costume is too small for me!"]
    Casper
  3. 2. ["And the next time I see you I'll knock your block off!"]
    Spooky
  4. 3. The Prize!
    Casper
  5. 4. Adventure on Ghastly Island
    Casper
  6. 5. Journey's End
    Casper
  7. 6. ["You'll have to fly fast, Wendy! The container the witch sisters gave you looks flimsy!"]
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  8. 7. Seeing is Not Always Believing
    Spooky
  9. 8. Shell Shock
  10. 9. The Bigger Boob
  11. 10. Like a Real Witch
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  12. 11. ["I'm going to let you soak in the watering trough all night, Broomie!"]
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  13. 12. ["Aw, stop arguing!"]
    Casper
  14. 13. [Hammock Trouble]
    Casper
  15. 14. Real Gone
    Casper
  16. 15. [Magical Painting]
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  17. 16. Uncomic Book
    Casper
  18. 17. The Honeymoon is Over
    Casper
  19. 18. The Crow and the Pelican
  20. 19. Casper's Diary
    Casper
  21. 20. Real Hep Spook-Cats
    Spooky
  22. 21. ["That does it! Another cold!"]
    Bat Belfry
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Joey Beretta
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Jim Stangas
  • Warren Zeigler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mark Gordon
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Jim Van Dore