Little Dot #122
(April 1969)

Harvey, 1953 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Enterprises, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); ? (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mr. Polka; Mrs. Polka; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richie Rich
Synopsis
Lotta and Richie join Dot and her parents for Dot's birthday celebration.

Indexer Notes

Given the eight candles on Dot's birthday cake, she is presumably eight years old.

[But I don't like carrying a rock in my briefcase, Dot!"] (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mr. Polka; robber
Synopsis
A dotted rock that Dot asks her father to carry in his briefcase comes in handy when a robber tries to steal from them.

Prisoners of the Fiendish Subrinco (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
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?
Colors
?
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?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Miss McParse; students; Mr. Polka; Felix Fortran; Subrinco Barton Bilgebury; executives; Mr. Haggle
Synopsis
Felix Fortran uses the hypnotic computer Subrinco to take over the company where Dot's father works, with plans to take over all companies in the city.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mr. Polka's first initial is "H", as listed on his office door. Story continues in "Power of Dots", later in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My raspberry pie is baked but it's too hot!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Uncle Rush
Synopsis
Lotta bakes a pie and Dot suggests she puts it on the windowsill to cool. She knows her Uncle Rush will be jogging by shortly, but doesn't anticipate that the wind he creates as he rushes by will blow the pie onto Lotta's head.

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

Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm suffering, Pa!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump
Synopsis
While on a self-imposed diet, Lotta suffers as she smells all the food at a carnival. However, when she sees her thin figure in a distorting fun-house mirror, she decides she no longer needs the diet.

Power of Dots (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Dot / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Felix Fortran; Subrinco; Mr. Haggle; Barton Bilgebury; Mr. Polka; police officers; Miss McParse; students
Synopsis
Dot's penchant for punching holes (dots) in things inadvertently changes Subrinco's punch-card driven programming and saves the day.

The Wrong Wrangler (Table of Contents: 6)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Pee Wee Friendly; Freckles Friendly; Joe; wranglers; Tip "Duke" Hollister; Mr. Adams; Greely
Synopsis
Richie and his pals visit the Rich Bar $ Ranch, but when they arrive, all of the people Richie expects to be there running the place have been replaced by rough-looking characters.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Grabbers", later in this issue.

The Carnival Caper (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Lotta / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Colors
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Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Slug Simms; Slug's pals; Joey Jones
Synopsis
While Dot and Lotta enjoy a day at the carnival, Lotta contends with some bullies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

While the text in this story is reprinted word-for-word from the version appearing in Richie Rich Millions (Harvey, 1961 series) #18, the illustrations for the version in this issue are all different.

Richie Rich and the Grabbers (Table of Contents: 8)

Richie Rich / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; wranglers; Tip "Duke" Hollister; Joe; Greely; Sheriff Tate
Synopsis
Richie and Freckles outsmart the bad guys' plot to steal gold from the Old Kincaid mine.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Wrong Wranglers", earlier in this issue.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Dot
  2. 1. [But I don't like carrying a rock in my briefcase, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  3. 2. Prisoners of the Fiendish Subrinco
    Little Dot
  4. 3. ["My raspberry pie is baked but it's too hot!"]
    Little Dot
  5. 4. ["I'm suffering, Pa!"]
    Little Lotta
  6. 5. Power of Dots
    Little Dot
  7. 6. The Wrong Wrangler
    Richie Rich
  8. 7. The Carnival Caper
    Little Lotta
  9. 8. Richie Rich and the Grabbers
    Richie Rich
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen