(November 1960)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1960
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); ? (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Max / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Little Max; badminton player
Synopsis
Max uses a contraption to extend his reach while playing badminton.

The Friendly Balloon (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Little Max; Betsy; Betsy's mother; anthropomorphic balloon
Synopsis
Max "saves" a dying balloon by blowing it back up, and then he and the balloon have fun playing with each other and a little girl.

Beat the Band (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Little Max; Casey; Max's friends; Alice; marching band; parade spectators; mayor; Joe Palooka
Synopsis
Max and his friends put together a marching band so that they can participate in a parade.

Little Max Meets the Farm Animals (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Max / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Little Max
Synopsis
Max presents several riddles about farm animals.

Flying High (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Little Max; anthropomorphic balloon
Synopsis
Max and a talking balloon help a baby bird learn to fly.

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

Rags Rabbit / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at this contest - $500 for each daring action photo - come on Pesty, that's for us!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rags Rabbit; Pesty
Synopsis
Rags wants to win $500 in a photo contest, so he and Pesty use a camera to snap a variety of pictures. But when they go to submit to photos, Pesty points out that the camera never had film.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Rags Rabbit / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Ohhhh -- my aching tooth!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rags Rabbit; Pesty
Synopsis
Pesty helps Rags pull out an aching tooth, but ends up pulling the wrong one.

Humphrey Eats Again! (Table of Contents: 7)

Humphrey / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor
Characters
Humphrey; Clem; Zeke Coon; Percy Coon; Prunella; Hiram; Max
Synopsis
Humphrey helps rid the town of two troublemakers by besting them in an eating contest.

Sweet and Powerful (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; candy factory representatives; railroad workers
Synopsis
Two representatives of a candy factory ask Lotta if she would like to try their new chocolates. Of course, Lotta accepts, and when they invite her to help herself to more, she eats the entire box of samples. They then watch Lotta as she performs several feats of strength and conclude that the candy must be giving her extra strength and vitality.

The Case of the Missing Pennies (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
King Bosco; the Grand Chancellor; Sparrow Cape
Synopsis
The King's Grand Chancellor is concerned that money has been stolen from the royal treasury. He accuses Sparrow Cape of being the culprit, but the clever Sparrow proves his innocence and someone else's guilt.

Bobbit Rabbit (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Bobbit Rabbit; Mama Bunny; Farmer Black
Synopsis
Bobbit Rabbit loves watermelon, and tries to think of a way to sample some of the watermelons in Farmer Black's garden.
Reprints

The Picnic (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Jeeves; members of the Rich estate staff; Mrs. Glad
Synopsis
Gloria invites Richie to join her for a picnic in the park, for which her mother will prepare a picnic basket. Richie agrees, but dreads eating the ham sandwiches and hard boiled eggs that everyone always seems to bring on picnics. He arranges for Jeeves to switch the food in the basket for a meal prepared by the Rich chefs, and the Rich staff take care of other inconveniences during the picnic. However, Gloria discovers the switch when she gets home and insists that Richie join her for another picnic immediately to eat the food her mother prepared.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Max
  2. 1. The Friendly Balloon
    Little Max
  3. 2. Beat the Band
    Little Max
  4. 3. Little Max Meets the Farm Animals
    Little Max
  5. 4. Flying High
    Little Max
  6. 5. ["Look at this contest - $500 for each daring action photo - come on Pesty, that's for us!"]
    Rags Rabbit
  7. 6. ["Ohhhh -- my aching tooth!"]
    Rags Rabbit
  8. 7. Humphrey Eats Again!
    Humphrey
  9. 8. Sweet and Powerful
    Little Lotta
  10. 9. The Case of the Missing Pennies
  11. 10. Bobbit Rabbit
  12. 11. The Picnic
    Richie Rich
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Richardson
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Warren Zeigler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig