(July 1966)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
quarterly
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); ? (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
When Freckles and Richie both do handstands, very different things fall out of their pockets.

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

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

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I had a funny dream last night, Gloria!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis
Richie dreams he had a tree house made of solid silver, which Gloria thinks would be impressive, but not so Richie, who actually has one made of gold.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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Here's another toy Dad got for me, Gloria!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis
Richie has a miniature wind-up toy that looks and acts just like Cadbury, which surprises a guest at the door.
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Rescue Mission (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Uncle Huntwick; insurgent soldiers; Prime Minister of Sarkhan; Sarkhan soldiers; pilot
Synopsis
Richie lends Gloria and her uncle a plane so that they can collect wild flowers from the jungles of Sarkhan. As they reach the area, their plane is shot down by soldiers in the jungle. Richie, having tracked them on radar, immediately deploys another plane to rescue them. Speaking with the Prime Minister of Sarkhan, he learns that the area is in the middle of a militant attack. Richie parachutes in, taking with him a variety of toys and gadgets that were in the cargo hold of his plane. As he makes landfall, he immediately comes under fire, but eludes the militants.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "The Homeward Resurgents", later in this issue.

The Homeward Resurgents (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Uncle Huntwick; insurgent soldiers; Sarkhan soldiers
Synopsis
Richie reunites with Gloria and her uncle in the jungles of Sarkhan as the bombs and gunfire of a local war explode around them. Using some handy toys in his backpack, Richie leads them out of harm's way, but they are stopped by soldiers of Sarkhan, who think Richie and his friends might be spies. When they again come under fire, they are allowed to head home in Richie's toy plane.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Rescue Mission", earlier in this issue.

I Say, You-All (Table of Contents: 5)

Cadbury, the Perfect Butler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Clod Coy; Coy family members; Hatfield family members; Jarvis
Synopsis
Cadbury decides to spend his vacation with some of Richie's "hillbilly" relatives.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, what a handsome boy...
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; handsome boy; girl in limousine; chauffeur
Synopsis
Lotta saves a handsome boy from injury, which she hopes will be her opportunity to get to know him, but he instead goes off with the girl who caused the near-accident.
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Super Fast (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Uncle Rush; Mr. Polka; pedestrian; lifeguard; beachgoer; yachters; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]
Synopsis
After a quick visit from Uncle Rush, Dot dreams that she can run super fast.
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The Carnival Caper (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Dot / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Slug Simms; Slug's pals; Joey Jones
Synopsis
While Dot and Lotta enjoy a day at the carnival, Lotta contends with some bullies.
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Indexer Notes

While the text in this story is reprinted word-for-word in Little Dot (Harvey, 1953 series) #122, the illustrations in the two versions are all different.

Heavily Talented (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; drama teachers; students; Vernon; hoodlums
Synopsis
Lotta auditions several of her talents in order to be in the school play.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! That's quite a stockpile of pepper!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; factory employees
Synopsis
A stockpile of pepper causes Lotta to sneeze, which in turn reverses the course of a tornado.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm so bored, Mom! I wish I had something new to do with dots!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis
Dot's mother suggests an activity to keep Dot occupied, then later regrets her suggestion.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, Richie! You cannot go outdoors until you practice at the piano for fifteen minutes!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
Cadbury helps Richie evade practicing the piano.
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Richie Rich and the Big Match (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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Sid Jacobson ?
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Sid Couchey ?
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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Rocky Granite; sideshow announcer; sideshow audience; sporting goods salesman; stadium manager; wrestling announcer; wrestling audience
Synopsis
Richie and his cousin each back a wrestler and plan to have them fight each other.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lotta! I told you 20 minutes ago to pick up your magazine!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump
Synopsis
When Lotta's mother asks her to drop whatever she is doing and come immediately, Lotta does just that.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Richie!" "Hello, Gloria!" "What's that a picture of?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis
Gloria thinks she has seen a hill behind the Rich mansion, but it turns out to be a huge pile of coins and cash.
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Little Dot and the Dotniks (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Sid Jacobson ?
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Sid Couchey
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Sid Couchey ?
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Genre
children; science fiction
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mr. Polka; Dotniks; bystanders; window washer; unnamed boys; bully; car driver and passenger; truck driver
Synopsis
Little Dot encounters a group of tiny living dots from the planet Dotnikia who use their scientific inventions to help people.
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Little Lotta and the Ungrateful Bull (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Sid Jacobson ?
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Sid Couchey
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Sid Couchey ?
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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; unnamed boys; Gramps Plump (flashback); Mexican citizens; toreador; soda jerk
Synopsis
Lotta tells a story about helping her grandfather in a bullfight in Mexico.
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Problem Child (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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typeset; ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Private Desmond Domar; unnamed boy; boy's mother
Synopsis
At a mother's request, Desmond interrupts his peaceful furlough to help bring her biting, kicking, punching son out of a park, and then is scolded for his trouble.
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The Slowest Snail (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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typeset; ?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sylvester; Sally; Sylvester's mother; Sylvester's father; Sylvester's grandfather; Mayor Stanford; Selma; fisherman
Synopsis
Sylvester is the slowest snail in the entire community, and everyone just thinks he is lazy. But when he races around to warn everyone of coming danger, they see him in a different light.
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Richie Rich and the Redhead (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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Genre
children
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Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Cadbury; Zizi McGee; chauffeur; pedestrians; Gloria Glad; jewelry salesman; fur saleswoman
Synopsis
Richie breaks a date with Gloria to accommodate his father's business needs. Mr. Rich has just purchased a movie company, and needs Richie to escort a young starlet around town for the day. Richie hopes that Gloria won't see them together, but she turns up almost everywhere they go.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I had a funny dream last night, Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["Here's another toy Dad got for me, Gloria!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Rescue Mission
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. The Homeward Resurgents
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. I Say, You-All
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
  7. 6. ["Gosh, what a handsome boy..."]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Super Fast
    Little Dot
  9. 8. The Carnival Caper
    Little Dot
  10. 9. Heavily Talented
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Wow! That's quite a stockpile of pepper!"]
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["I'm so bored, Mom! I wish I had something new to do with dots!"]
    Little Dot
  13. 12. ["No, Richie! You cannot go outdoors until you practice at the piano for fifteen minutes!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and the Big Match
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["Lotta! I told you 20 minutes ago to pick up your magazine!"]
    Little Lotta
  16. 15. ["Hi, Richie!" "Hello, Gloria!" "What's that a picture of?"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Little Dot and the Dotniks
    Little Dot
  18. 17. Little Lotta and the Ungrateful Bull
    Little Lotta
  19. 18. Problem Child
  20. 19. The Slowest Snail
  21. 20. Richie Rich and the Redhead
    Richie Rich
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas