Blondie #160
(March 1964)

Harvey, 1960 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Four Times a Year, in March, June, September and December
On-sale Date
1963-12-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Figurine]
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1964 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

The Swag Bag (Table of Contents: 1)

Blondie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead
Synopsis
Blondie and Dagwood see a robber leave the Woodleys' house, and Dagwood chases him while Blondie calls the police; but in the excitement Blondie gives Dagwood's description instead of the robber's, and Dagwood is arrested.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Police Woes!"

Police Woes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Blondie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
Dagwood spots the robber and tries to catch him in a cab, but the cab is pulled over for speeding.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "The Swag Bag."
Story continues in "It's the Evidence!"

It's the Evidence! (Table of Contents: 3)

Blondie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead
Synopsis
Dagwood corners the robber, but finds out he was mistaken about what he saw.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Police Woes!"

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

Dagwood / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing?
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Herb Woodley; Tootsie Woodley; Elmo
Synopsis
Four unrelated four-panel gags strung together.

A Hard Day (Table of Contents: 5)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Alexander Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Tootsie Woodley; Herb Woodley
Synopsis
Daisy gets three baths in one day; that night, Dagwood can't sleep, which results in everyone else being wide awake.

Mr. Fix-It! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dagwood / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Julius Dithers; Cora Dithers; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Tootsie Woodley; Herb Woodley
Synopsis
Dagwood tries to help Mr. Dithers relax; then a 1936 newspaper leads to the neighborhood wives going on a shopping spree.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dagwood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pop, did you hear mom is going to buy a mink coat?
Genre
humor
Characters
Alexander Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
Dagwood blows his top when Alexander tells him that Blondie is going to buy a mink coat, then passes out when a delivery man shows up with an expensive COD dress for the wrong house.

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

Blondie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young
Pencils
Chic Young
Inks
Chic Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I haven't come across any boy that I'd want to marry yet
Genre
humor
Characters
Cookie Bumstead; Tootsie Woodley; Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
Four four-panel gags strung together, unrelated except that all feature Cookie.

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

Blondie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, it's good to get into the peace and quiet of my own house after a day in that nerve-wracking office
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Herb Woodley; Tootsie Woodley; Daisy
Synopsis
Dagwood comes home from work and is disappointed that the food he smells is the Woodleys' dinner and not his; then he finds that Blondie has been cleaning the house and cleaning out the refrigerator.

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

Dagwood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, who can that be, the minute I get in the tub?
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Daisy; Blondie Bumstead
Synopsis
Several dogs that look like Daisy team up to ring the doorbell; then Dagwood tries to teach Daisy a trick.

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

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I read in an article that standing on your head is good for the circulation
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Cookie Bumstead; Alexander Bumstead
Synopsis
When Dagwood stands on his head, his family grabs all the change that falls out of his pockets; then Blondie borrows some money from him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love my job--
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead
Synopsis
Dagwood battles with a door-to-door salesman.

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

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My wife is always late
Genre
humor
Characters
Julius Dithers; Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
Blondie and Dagwood have two conversations about her shopping.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Dagwood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wonder what the kids are up to
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Mervin
Synopsis
Dagwood interacts with the neighborhood children.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, the happiest part of my day---
Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Mr. Schroeder; Mrs. Schroeder
Synopsis
Blondie complains about the way Dagwood kisses her when he comes home.
Reprints

Drum-Head Blues (Table of Contents: 16)

Blondie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Herb Woodley; Tootsie Woodley
Synopsis
Herb wants to start playing drums again and join a band, but Tootsie doesn't want him to, which leads to a fight between Herb and Dagwood.
Reprints

Mysterious Illness (Table of Contents: 17)

Blondie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Alexander Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
An insurance agent is scared off by Dagwood's eating habits.
Reprints

Trapped (Table of Contents: 18)

Blondie / comic story / 4.75 pages (report information)

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?
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Genre
humor
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Daisy; Alexander Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead
Synopsis
The Bumsteads go camping, but it's too rough on Dagwood and Alexander.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Wendy the Good Little Witch / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Sleepy Time Pal (Table of Contents: 20)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Alexander Bumstead; Julius Dithers; Cora Dithers
Synopsis
Dagwood comes home with a romance magazine he picked up on the bus; later Mr. Dithers shows up because his wife kicked him out of the house.
Reprints

[Love] (Table of Contents: 21)

Colonel Potterby and the Dutchess / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
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?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Colonel Potterby; the Duchess
Synopsis
A police officer stops Col. Potterby and the Duchess from getting affectionate on a park bench.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

Monkey Mischief (Table of Contents: 22)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
President Quip; Roger Rabbit; Rachel Raccoon; Donald Deer; Leonard Lion; Tillie Tiger; Eddie Elephant; Freddie Fieldmouse
Synopsis
The other animals break up a meeting of the Secret Society of the Seven Mischief-Making Monkeys.
Reprints

"Ha! I've got an idea!" (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Mutt and Jeff / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

The Smart Boy (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Willie Trumbull; Bettie Lu Lynwood; Butch
Synopsis
Bettie Lu asks Willie to take her to the party because she wants him to help her with her arithmetic.
Reprints

America's Funniest Family! (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Blondie & Dagwood / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Handyman (Table of Contents: 26)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dagwood Bumstead; Blondie Bumstead; Daisy; Alexander Bumstead; Cookie Bumstead; Eddie
Synopsis
Dagwood tries to finish his list of chores.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Blondie & Dagwood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chic Young (signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (signed)
Inks
Chic Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll bet you a quarter I can guess how much money you have in your wallet
Genre
humor
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Dagwood Bumstead; Daisy
Synopsis
Blondie gets money from Dagwood to go shopping.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  2. 1. The Swag Bag
    Blondie
  3. 2. Police Woes!
    Blondie
  4. 3. It's the Evidence!
    Blondie
  5. 4. ["What are you doing?"]
    Dagwood
  6. 5. A Hard Day
    Blondie
  7. 6. Mr. Fix-It!
    Dagwood
  8. 7. ["Pop, did you hear mom is going to buy a mink coat?"]
    Dagwood
  9. 8. ["I haven't come across any boy that I'd want to marry yet"]
    Blondie
  10. 9. ["Ah, it's good to get into the peace and quiet of my own house after a day in that nerve-wracking office"]
    Blondie
  11. 10. ["Now, who can that be, the minute I get in the tub?"]
    Dagwood
  12. 11. ["I read in an article that standing on your head is good for the circulation"]
    Blondie
  13. 12. ["I love my job--"]
    Blondie
  14. 13. ["My wife is always late"]
    Blondie
  15. 14. ["Wonder what the kids are up to"]
    Dagwood
  16. 15. ["Ah, the happiest part of my day---"]
    Blondie
  17. 16. Drum-Head Blues
    Blondie
  18. 17. Mysterious Illness
    Blondie
  19. 18. Trapped
    Blondie
  20. 19. ["All witches are both good and bad..."]
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  21. 20. Sleepy Time Pal
    Blondie
  22. 21. [Love]
    Colonel Potterby and the Dutchess
  23. 22. Monkey Mischief
  24. 23. "Ha! I've got an idea!"
    Mutt and Jeff
  25. 24. The Smart Boy
  26. 25. America's Funniest Family!
    Blondie & Dagwood
  27. 26. Handyman
    Blondie
  28. 27. ["I'll bet you a quarter I can guess how much money you have in your wallet"]
    Blondie & Dagwood
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jean-Francois Masse
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