(October 1954)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Famous Name Comics
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Max / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Max

Max-imum Visibility (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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Genre
humor; children
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Little Max in Little Red Riding Hood (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Max / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Max; Joe Palooka; wicked witch; little red riding hood; grandma
Synopsis
Joe reads a somewhat different versin of Little Red Riding Hood to Max while Max imagines himself in it.
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Chicken Soup (Table of Contents: 3)

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typeset

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

Hector the Director / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Art Helfant
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Art Helfant
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Art Helfant
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Art Helfant

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll get 'em now!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hector; Hector's acquaintence
Synopsis
Hector goes fishing in a barrel.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Rumpus / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Art Helfant (signed)
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Art Helfant (signed)
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Art Helfant (signed)
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Art Helfant

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But I thought Mazie loved you, Rumpus!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Rumpus; Rumpus's friend; Maizie (mentioned only)
Synopsis
When Rumpus asks his girlfriend Maizie to marry him and change her name to his, she says she prefers Maizie to Rumpus.
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Sweet Treat (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Max / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Max; Max's friends; candy store clerk
Synopsis
When Max makes five cents shining shoes, he treats his friends to candy. But after they choose what they want at the candy store, there is no money left for him to buy some for himself. Fortunately, the candy store clerk has a sympathetic heart.
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Soda Sale (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Max / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
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Little Max; Max's friends; store clerk
Synopsis
Max and his friends pool their money to buy candy and get a free ice cream soda.
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Just for Laughs (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Max / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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humor; children
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Little Max; Joe Palooka; Alice; carnival ticket booth operator; carnival goers
Synopsis
Joe takes Max and Alice to the carnival, where they decide to try out the fun house. When they start going through it, it's more scary than fun, and Max finds himself wondering when the fun part begins. However, once they are out, Max wants to go back through again.
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Let's Play Doctor (Table of Contents: 9)

Humphrey / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Humphrey; Prunella; members of Humphrey's fan club
Synopsis
Humphrey agrees to let his fan club practice first aid on him, but Prunella thinks he is really injured.
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Secret Formula (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Jimmy Jones; DeeDee Jones; unnamed men from another planet
Synopsis
Using a chemistry set, Jimmy accidentally discovers formula XXQ9456Y, which transports him to another planet. One of the inhabitants of that planet tells him that since he has discovered them, he can never return home. He does indeed return home, and manages to bring back a small piece of evidence from his trip, but decides to stick to easy chemistry experiments in the future.
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How to Make Your Very Own Talking Hand (Table of Contents: 11)

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Synopsis
Description of how to draw a face on one's hand and then make it "talk" with hand movements.
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The Brush Off (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Max / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Little Max; baby brother of the North Wind
Synopsis
Max is sweeping the floor in his house when the baby brother of the North Wind comes to play tricks on him. After the wind blows the dust he has swept in several directions, Max tricks the wind into blowing the dust out the door.
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Little Max's Zoo Quiz (Table of Contents: 13)

Little Max / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Little Max challenges the reader to identify six animals based upon rhyming descriptions.
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Circus Quiz (Table of Contents: 14)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Max
  2. 1. Max-imum Visibility
    Little Max
  3. 2. Little Max in Little Red Riding Hood
    Little Max
  4. 3. Chicken Soup
  5. 4. ["I'll get 'em now!"]
    Hector the Director
  6. 5. ["But I thought Mazie loved you, Rumpus!"]
    Rumpus
  7. 6. Sweet Treat
    Little Max
  8. 7. Soda Sale
    Little Max
  9. 8. Just for Laughs
    Little Max
  10. 9. Let's Play Doctor
    Humphrey
  11. 10. Secret Formula
  12. 11. How to Make Your Very Own Talking Hand
  13. 12. The Brush Off
    Little Max
  14. 13. Little Max's Zoo Quiz
    Little Max
  15. 14. Circus Quiz
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