(December 1966)

Harvey, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1966-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Illustrated Humor, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Thriller
Editing
Joe Simon (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bee-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon; Jack Sparling
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Double Dare (Table of Contents: 1)

Glowing Gladiator / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Simon
Pencils
?
Inks
Joe Simon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Glowing Gladiator; Bee-Man

Indexer Notes

Intro page. "Jim Steranko?" removed from pencils credit per Manny Lunch via the GCD Errors list, January 2010.

[The Origin of Bee-Man] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bee-Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder ?
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the far reaches of our solar system...
Genre
superhero
Characters
B-Man [The Bee; Barry E. Eames] (intro, origin)

The Bee Line (Table of Contents: 3)

Bee-Man / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Draut ?
Inks
Bill Draut ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Legend of the Glowing Gladiator (Table of Contents: 4)

Glowing Gladiator / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Steranko ?; Ed Herron ? (as Francis Edward Herron)
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Glowing Gladiator [Harry Barker] (intro, origin); Destiny (intro, Villain)

Indexer Notes

Character created by Jim Steranko. In an interview in Fantastic Fanzine # 11, 1970, Steranko stated: "I had worked for Joe Simon years ago. I created a half-a-dozen characters for
Joe Simon on order. He bought three of them; three original characters. I wrote the stories, never drew them..."

Story in three parts:: 5 pp., Chapter Two "Plunderers from the Past" (5 pp.), Chapter Three "Dead Reckoning" (5 pp.).

The Has-Been (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Ant Extract (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby ?; Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

You Can Be a Magician! (Table of Contents: 7)

Magicmaster / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Steranko
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magicmaster [Shamarah]

Indexer Notes

Script credit changed from "Joe Simon?" per Manny Lunch via the GCD Errors list, January 2010.

The Secret of Magicmaster (Table of Contents: 8)

Magicmaster / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Steranko
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Apollo (origin); Prince Infernus (Villain, Intro, Dies); Incredible Apollo (Jimmy's father)(dies); Shamarah the Sorceror (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Question mark removed from script credit per Manny Lunch via the GCD Errors list, January 2010.

Story in two chapters:: 5 pp., Chapter Two "Fire King's Revenge" (5 pp.), Chapter Three "The Might of Magicmaster" (5 pp.), Chapter Four "Chains of Fire (5 pp.).

Cold Facts (Table of Contents: 9)

Jack Quick-Frost / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Magic Session (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Steranko
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Palming a coin and the French Drop.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bee-Man
  2. 1. Double Dare
    Glowing Gladiator
  3. 2. [The Origin of Bee-Man]
    Bee-Man
  4. 3. The Bee Line
    Bee-Man
  5. 4. Legend of the Glowing Gladiator
    Glowing Gladiator
  6. 5. The Has-Been
  7. 6. The Ant Extract
  8. 7. You Can Be a Magician!
    Magicmaster
  9. 8. The Secret of Magicmaster
    Magicmaster
  10. 9. Cold Facts
    Jack Quick-Frost
  11. 10. Magic Session
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