(April 1942)

Harvey, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-02-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Family Comics, Inc.
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
four color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US (except #14-16, which are pocket-size)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched (except #14-16, which are squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Freedom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon [as Jon Henri]
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?; Joe Simon ? (logo design)

Characters
Captain Freedom; Shock Gibson (inset); Black Cat (inset); Biff Bannon (inset); Pat Parker (inset)
Keywords
bondage; torture

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits from Greg Theakston. Logo design credit from Todd Klein via his Facebook page, used with permission.

The Case of the Fearful 4 (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Freedom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Fearful Four (Villain; Intro)

[Fire in the Blackout] (Table of Contents: 2)

Pat Parker / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jill Elgin ?
Inks
Jill Elgin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Von Ritter (Villain; Intro); Fritz Arndt (Villain; Intro); Nazis (Villain); Don Fraser (Intro)
Reprints

[Buried Treasure] (Table of Contents: 3)

Biff Bannon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Speed Sticklers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Army Fun / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[Intrigue at the Winter Carnival] (Table of Contents: 6)

Speed Taylor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Miss Sonja (Intro); Mr. Montgomery (Intro); Major Von Ritter and his spy ring (Villain; Intro)

[The Monsters from Mercury] (Table of Contents: 7)

Shock Gibson / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
John Thumb (Villain; Intro; Death?)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Bimbo's Beanery / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got plenty o' nothin'
Genre
humor

[The Swami's Fatal Fortunes] (Table of Contents: 9)

Ted Parrish / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Swami (Villain; Intro); Jack Wormer (Intro; Death); Diane (Intro)

The Story behind the Cover (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Freedom / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (Illustration)
Inks
Jack Kirby (Illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Captain Freedom

Indexer Notes

illo by Kirby (rpt. from cover)

[The Battle of the Atlantic] (Table of Contents: 11)

Crash, Cork, and the Baron / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Gates
Inks
Art Gates
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Kosti (Villain; Intro); the Nazis (Villain)

[Origin of the Black Cat] (Table of Contents: 12)

Black Cat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Leon Harvey
Pencils
Barbara Hall
Inks
Barbara Hall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story was printed in a digest-size comic on 12 small pages and is edited to fit the different format of this comic. Art credits from GCD index to the original printing.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Freedom
  2. 1. The Case of the Fearful 4
    Captain Freedom
  3. 2. [Fire in the Blackout]
    Pat Parker
  4. 3. [Buried Treasure]
    Biff Bannon
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Speed Sticklers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Army Fun
  7. 6. [Intrigue at the Winter Carnival]
    Speed Taylor
  8. 7. [The Monsters from Mercury]
    Shock Gibson
  9. 8. ["I got plenty o' nothin'"]
    Bimbo's Beanery
  10. 9. [The Swami's Fatal Fortunes]
    Ted Parrish
  11. 10. The Story behind the Cover
    Captain Freedom
  12. 11. [The Battle of the Atlantic]
    Crash, Cork, and the Baron
  13. 12. [Origin of the Black Cat]
    Black Cat
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky