(June 1972)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); Sid Jacobson (actual)

Issue Notes

The indicia has two prices: 0.25 USD and 0.35 CAD. The Canadian price does not appear on the cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Dot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?

Characters
Dot Polka

Indexer Notes

bullfighting

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, is my writing terrible!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis
Dot's mom tries to encourage Dot to improve her handwriting by writing more letters to relatives who write for a living, but Dot decides to visit them in person.

Indexer Notes

first page of framing sequence for the four-chapter Little Dot story in this issue

Little Dot Visits Aunt Melanie (The Writers Part 1) (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Aunt Melanie
Synopsis
Dot's Aunt Melanie has an assignment to write about the beauty of nature but she knows almost nothing about nature and doesn't like it very much.

Little Dot Meets Uncle Crank {The Writers Part 2) (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Uncle Crank Case
Synopsis
Uncle Crank writes angry letters to the editor complaining about his town's mayor, and his letters gain popularity when the mayor's son publishes them as a humor book.

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

Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, what's going on in that cottage, Richie?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Irona
Synopsis
Irona needs a way to clean herself after a vigorous day of housecleaning.

Hats Off! (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Dot Presents / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
children
Reprints

The Rolling Rocks Are Missing! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Sandra; children; ticket salesperson; Monk; kidnappers; Burt Smudgely; Rolling Rocks; Mr. McFuddle; fans
Synopsis
Lotta's favorite rock band is kidnapped, but it's only supposed to be a publicity stunt hatched by their manager. However, the kidnappers decide to double-cross him and ask for a real ransom.
Reprints
Keywords
kidnapping; rock stars

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Lotta Rocks and Rolls the Mob!", immediately following in this issue.

Lotta Rocks and Rolls the Mob! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Rolling Rocks; gangsters; Monk; Burt Smudgely; police officer
Synopsis
Lotta rescues the Rolling Rocks and exposes their greedy manager's plot.
Reprints
Keywords
kidnapping; rock stars

Indexer Notes

The Rolling Rocks are loosely based upon real-world band the Rolling Stones. Story continues from "The Rolling Rocks Are Missing!", immediately preceding in this issue.

Stupendous Stunts (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ernie Colon ?
Inks
Ernie Colon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Clifton Hanger; Richie robot
Synopsis
Clifton smugly tries to impress Gloria and Richie with his stunts. At first they are indeed impressed, but they are soon put off by his conceited manner. Then Richie apparently performs some feats that Clifton cannot equal. Embarrassed, Clifton makes an abrupt exit.
Reprints
Keywords
robots

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why did you go shopping twice, Mom?
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump
Synopsis
Lotta's mom buys low-calorie foods to help Lotta lose weight, but they probably won't help much.
Reprints

Little Dot Meets Aunt Eerie (The Writers Part 3) (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Aunt Eerie
Synopsis
Aunt Eerie writes spooky stories and tries her best to frighten Dot.

Little Dot Meets Uncle Scrib (The Writers Part 4) (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Uncle Scrib
Synopsis
Uncle Scrib is an unsuccessful reporter but he doesn't realize that he's more often making the news rather than writing about it.

The Curious Cat (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Dot Presents / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
children
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Couchey ?
Inks
Sid Couchey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, did you learn much from your visits, Dot?
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka; Mrs. Polka; Lotta Plump
Synopsis
Dot decides that she doesn't really need to have neat handwriting after all.

Indexer Notes

last page of framing sequence around the four-chapter Little Dot story in this issue

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Dot
  2. 1. ["Boy, is my writing terrible!"]
    Little Dot
  3. 2. Little Dot Visits Aunt Melanie (The Writers Part 1)
    Little Dot
  4. 3. Little Dot Meets Uncle Crank {The Writers Part 2)
    Little Dot
  5. 4. ["Gee, what's going on in that cottage, Richie?"]
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Hats Off!
    Little Dot Presents
  7. 6. The Rolling Rocks Are Missing!
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Lotta Rocks and Rolls the Mob!
    Little Lotta
  9. 8. Stupendous Stunts
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. ["Why did you go shopping twice, Mom?"]
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. Little Dot Meets Aunt Eerie (The Writers Part 3)
    Little Dot
  12. 11. Little Dot Meets Uncle Scrib (The Writers Part 4)
    Little Dot
  13. 12. The Curious Cat
    Little Dot Presents
  14. 13. ["Well, did you learn much from your visits, Dot?"]
    Little Dot
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