(November 1951)

Harvey, 1945 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
?
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; later Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched; later Squarebound (#116 - #118)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Joe's Rough Trip on Deadman's Rapids (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ham Fisher ?
Inks
Ham Fisher ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Joe Palooka
Reprints

War Is Hell! (Table of Contents: 1)

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


Genre
war
Synopsis
Ad for Warfront #1 including image of cover.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Includes indicia.

The Big Carnival Murder Mystery (Table of Contents: 2)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher ?
Pencils
Ham Fisher ?
Inks
Ham Fisher ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next Joe Palooka story in comic.

The Greatest Railroad Show on Earth! (Table of Contents: 3)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis
Ad for Lionel Trains.

Indexer Notes

Appears after 1st page of previous story.

Foul Play (Table of Contents: 4)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher ?
Pencils
Ham Fisher ?
Inks
Ham Fisher ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story to be continued in next issue of Joe Palooka.

Valuable Ball Point Pen (Table of Contents: 5)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis
"Almost free" ball point pen from Peter Paul for buying Mounds or Almond Joy chocolate bars.

Indexer Notes

Appears after page 5 of previous story.

Look for the 13th Big Issue (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Max / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Max
Synopsis
Promo includes cover image of issue 13 of Little Max.

Indexer Notes

Appears after page 7 of previous story.

You Are in Demand (Table of Contents: 7)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Ad for Art Instruction.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Appears after page 7 of previous story.

Joe Rides Deadman's Rapids (Table of Contents: 8)

Joe Palooka / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story behind the cover.

A Trip to the Moon (Table of Contents: 9)

Boy Explorers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count includes title page of Boy Explorers riding a rocket.

Credits suggested by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Personal Appearance (Table of Contents: 10)

Joe Palooka Short Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher ?
Pencils
Ham Fisher ?
Inks
Ham Fisher ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Humphrey Meets the Thing! (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bottom of page includes ad for Wheaties.

Given Premiums - Cash (Table of Contents: 12)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis
Ad for selling White Cloverline Brand Salve to win prizes.

...About Ham Fisher (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Short bio of Joe Palooka's creator.

Can Joe Be Guilty of Murder? (Table of Contents: 14)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Text promo for the next issue, on sale October 19th.

Fun With Jim Prentice New Electric Games (Table of Contents: 15)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis
Ad for four electric games from the Electric Game Company.

8 Walt Disney Comic Books (Table of Contents: 16)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis
Ad for comic books from Wheaties (Set A,B,C and D).

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Joe's Rough Trip on Deadman's Rapids
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. War Is Hell!
  3. 2. The Big Carnival Murder Mystery
    Joe Palooka
  4. 3. The Greatest Railroad Show on Earth!
  5. 4. Foul Play
    Joe Palooka
  6. 5. Valuable Ball Point Pen
  7. 6. Look for the 13th Big Issue
    Little Max
  8. 7. You Are in Demand
  9. 8. Joe Rides Deadman's Rapids
    Joe Palooka
  10. 9. A Trip to the Moon
    Boy Explorers
  11. 10. Personal Appearance
    Joe Palooka Short Story
  12. 11. Humphrey Meets the Thing!
  13. 12. Given Premiums - Cash
  14. 13. ...About Ham Fisher
  15. 14. Can Joe Be Guilty of Murder?
  16. 15. Fun With Jim Prentice New Electric Games
  17. 16. 8 Walt Disney Comic Books
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jean-Francois Masse
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Timothy L. Stroup
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Craig Delich
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne