(February 1964)

Harvey, 1960 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1963-11-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Illustrated Humor, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); Sid Jacobson (actual)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1964 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hot Stuff / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Keywords
moon

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

Hot Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good shot, Harry!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff; Harry
Synopsis
Walking past a billiard parlor inspires Hot Stuff to try a bank shot with his trident.

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

Hot Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmmm! Wonder if those apples are ripe??
Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
Hot Stuff steals apples from an artificial apple tree.

The Mysterious Truant Officer (Table of Contents: 3)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff; Mr. Oak; Ezekial Mouse; Socrates Mouse
Synopsis
When Hot Stuff annoys an oak tree and a mouse, it starts a chain of events that results in a truant officer trying to make him go to school.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "The Fire That Fizzled."

The Fire That Fizzled (Table of Contents: 4)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
The truant officer chases Hot Stuff, who ends up in a football stadium, mistaken for a new player.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Mysterious Truant Officer."
Story continues in "Scores Again."

Scores Again (Table of Contents: 5)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff; Mr. Oak
Synopsis
Hot Stuff is winning the football game for Tiddly Winks College until the truant officer gets into the game for the other team and chases him back to the oak tree where the story began. (The coach for Tiddly Winks College was the public school principal who called the truant officer in the first segment of the story, having had a sudden career change in the meantime.)

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Fire That Fizzled."

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

Hot Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! Mexican food!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
Hot Stuff tries Mexican food.

Giant Joke (Table of Contents: 7)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff; Irving; Chloe
Synopsis
Hot Stuff encounters a giant and his girlfriend.

Boy, Oh Boy (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset; ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Private Desmond Domar was having the perfect furlough... for Private Desmond Domar.
Genre
humor
Characters
Private Desmond Domar; young boy; mother
Synopsis
A soldier on furlough is asked to help a woman control her little boy.
Reprints

Brief Adventure (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Cyril
Synopsis
Cyril the merry-go-round horse slips away into the city, and finds that he was happier on the merry-go-round.
Reprints

The Colossal Cave Crawler (Table of Contents: 10)

Stumbo the Giant / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Stumbo; Officer O'Floodle
Synopsis
While Stumbo is exploring a giant-sized cave, two crooks rob the Tinytown bank.

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

Stumbo the Giant / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy! I'll have some fun with this!
Genre
humor
Characters
Stumbo; Officer O'Floodle; Mayor
Synopsis
After reading a book on ventriloquism, Stumbo plays practical jokes on Officer O'Floodle and the Mayor, but they get back at him.

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

Hot Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brrrr! Ah! A log!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
Hot Stuff struggles with the cold weather.
Reprints

Not So Hot! (Table of Contents: 13)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff; Cousin Demo
Synopsis
Hot Stuff's Uncle Scorchy wants him to teach Cousin Demo how to use a trident, but Demo is a very slow student.
Reprints

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

Stumbo the Giant / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Duh...It sure is hot! Not a sign of a breeze!
Genre
humor
Characters
Stumbo; Officer O'Floodle; Hurricane Lulu
Synopsis
Stumbo swims to Florida to stop a hurricane.
Reprints

All Steamed Up! (Table of Contents: 15)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
Hot Stuff gets swallowed by a whale.
Reprints

The Strange Watchman (Table of Contents: 16)

Hot Stuff / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Colors
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Letters
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Characters
Hot Stuff
Synopsis
Hot Stuff enters a closed department store to steal things and runs into a mechanical night watchman.
Reprints

The Rule of the Jungle (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Marty Monkey; Michael Monkey
Synopsis
Marty Monkey wonders why small animals always run from big animals.
Reprints

Wishing Well (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset; ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoever drops a penny into the wishing well and wishes hard... whoever believes in the wishing well... will have his wish come true.
Genre
children
Characters
Maryjane Parsons; Mrs. Parsons; Dr. Parsons
Synopsis
Maryjane wishes at a wishing well for her father to come home from the Army.
Reprints

Just Like Himself! (Table of Contents: 19)

Stumbo the Giant / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Stumbo; Carvo; Officer O'Floodle
Synopsis
Carvo the sculptor is supposed to make a life-sized statue of Stumbo, but can't find enough materials. Stumbo helps him out by covering himself with white paint and pretending to be a statue.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hot Stuff
  2. 1. ["Good shot, Harry!"]
    Hot Stuff
  3. 2. ["Hmmm! Wonder if those apples are ripe??"]
    Hot Stuff
  4. 3. The Mysterious Truant Officer
    Hot Stuff
  5. 4. The Fire That Fizzled
    Hot Stuff
  6. 5. Scores Again
    Hot Stuff
  7. 6. ["Boy! Mexican food!"]
    Hot Stuff
  8. 7. Giant Joke
    Hot Stuff
  9. 8. Boy, Oh Boy
  10. 9. Brief Adventure
  11. 10. The Colossal Cave Crawler
    Stumbo the Giant
  12. 11. ["Oh, boy! I'll have some fun with this!"]
    Stumbo the Giant
  13. 12. ["Brrrr! Ah! A log!"]
    Hot Stuff
  14. 13. Not So Hot!
    Hot Stuff
  15. 14. ["Duh...It sure is hot! Not a sign of a breeze!"]
    Stumbo the Giant
  16. 15. All Steamed Up!
    Hot Stuff
  17. 16. The Strange Watchman
    Hot Stuff
  18. 17. The Rule of the Jungle
  19. 18. Wishing Well
  20. 19. Just Like Himself!
    Stumbo the Giant
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