(September 1953)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics H
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (#137 and #140 squarebound)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead
Synopsis
Blondie vaccuums the rug, sending Dagwood tumbling.

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

Blondie / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead
Synopsis
Note from Alfred Harvey, checklist of Harvey Comics on sale, table of contents in illustration of Blondie hanging clothes to dry, plus small promo of companion titles "Chic Young's Dagwood" and "Chic Young's Daisy and Her Pups."

Quiet Please (Table of Contents: 2)

Blondie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Alex Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead
Synopsis
Dagwood threatens to punish the kids if they make noise, but when he makes noise, Blondie punishes him.

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

Colonel Potterby and the Duchess / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Colonel Potterby; The Duchess
Synopsis
Colonel Potterby and the Duchess gather twigs for a fire for their picnic. The local beavers get mad and quickly chew down a tree to fall on top of the picnicking pair.

Indexer Notes

No word ballons, only drawings.

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

Colonel Potterby and the Duchess / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Characters
Colonel Potterby; The Duchess
Synopsis
When Colonel Potterby notices a pretty waitress, the Duchess yanks him away to another restaurant. When she notices a handsome waiter, she dines with him and forces Colonel Potterby to serve.

Indexer Notes

No word ballons, only drawings.

Love Story (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

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Genre
romance
Characters
Peter Pigeon; Pauline Pigeon
Synopsis
Peter marries Pauline and they have baby pigeons.
Reprints

Ocean Notion (Table of Contents: 6)

Blondie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead
Synopsis
Dagwood is still sore from the spanking he got in the first story, so he takes the day off and goes to the beach. He falls asleep floating in an innertube and the family searches for him until nightfall before finding him.

Real Gone Lawn (Table of Contents: 7)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Herb Woodley
Synopsis
Cookie gets a water can stuck on her head and Dagwood demonstrates how it happens, getting it stuck on his head, too. Then he sets out to cut the grass, but gets involved in a poker game. When he finds the grass cut, he thinks he must have cut it and forgotten, but Blondie knows better, since she cut it with Cookie's help.

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

The Flop Family / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Pencils
Swan (signed)
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Swan (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's stop in here a minute, Philander.
Genre
humor
Characters
Philander Flop; Helen Flop
Synopsis
Mrs. Flop thinks a hat that costs 11.66 is horrible until the price tag is turned upside down, and the higher price of 99.11 causes her to change her mind and say that it's wonderful.

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

The Flop Family / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Swan (signed)
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Swan (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'm - A note under the door
Genre
humor
Characters
Philander Flop; Helen Flop
Synopsis
Helen receives a note about giving Willie 25 cents. By the time Philander rushes home, she has discovered that Willie wrote the note.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Flop Family / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Swan (signed)
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Swan (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scram out of the living room, dear
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Philander Flop; Helen Flop; Willie Flop
Synopsis
Philander decides to sharpen his tools while Willie's music teacher visits. Helen confuses Willie's violin playing for the sound of tool-sharpening.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Flop Family / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Swan (signed)
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Swan (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Willie did it - He's getting out of hand
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Philander Flop; Willie Flop; Helen Flop
Synopsis
Willie hits a baseball into Philander's eye. Willie feels sorry about it, because if not for his father's eye getting in the way, it would have been a home run.

"The Golden Haired Princess" (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Synopsis
The princess tries to fit her image of herself, but when no one recognizes her as the princess, she realizes she is better off being herself.

Li'l Dot (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Li'l Dot / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

A Grate Date (Table of Contents: 14)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Alex Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead
Synopsis
Dagwood goes to a poker game and on his way home drops a dime through a grate and gets his arm stuck.

Stamps, Anyone? (Table of Contents: 15)

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Mr. Beasley
Synopsis
After Dagwood nearly runs over Mr. Beasley while rushing off to work, Blondie does run into Mr. Beasley while rushing off to catch the latest sales.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  3. 2. Quiet Please
    Blondie
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Colonel Potterby and the Duchess
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Colonel Potterby and the Duchess
  6. 5. Love Story
  7. 6. Ocean Notion
    Blondie
  8. 7. Real Gone Lawn
    Blondie
  9. 8. ["Let's stop in here a minute, Philander."]
    The Flop Family
  10. 9. ["H'm - A note under the door"]
    The Flop Family
  11. 10. ["Scram out of the living room, dear"]
    The Flop Family
  12. 11. ["Willie did it - He's getting out of hand"]
    The Flop Family
  13. 12. "The Golden Haired Princess"
  14. 13. Li'l Dot
    Li'l Dot
  15. 14. A Grate Date
    Blondie
  16. 15. Stamps, Anyone?
    Blondie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon