(October 1968)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-07-15
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)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1968 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie floats down a stream through a cave filled with gems.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
There goes the world's richest kid— Richie Rich!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; bullies; Mr. Floogle
Synopsis
Richie buys a carnival.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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A chauffeur's party? Why, yes, Mrs. Van Overdue— we'll be there!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Bascomb; Mrs. Van Overdue; chauffeurs; children; parents
Synopsis
All the vehicles on the Rich estate are off grounds, so Bascomb has to improvise in order to transport Richie to a party.

You're In Danger (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Cadbury; Harold; mobsters; Madden; chauffeur
Synopsis
Cadbury and a bodyguard protect Richie from mobsters who want to steal a valuable new invention.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and Dad's Trick", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and Dad's Trick (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Harold; Cadbury; mobsters; Richard Rich; pilot; Madden; Dippy; sailor; submarine captain
Synopsis
The mobsters continue to pursue Richie in hopes of stealing the new invention, which turns out to be Harold, who is a sophisticated robot.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "You're In Danger", immediately preceding in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Onion (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; the Onion (first appearance); Onion's henchman; customers; salesmen; police officers; Mr. Spiffany; children
Synopsis
Richie encounters the Onion, a criminal who incapacitates his victims with his overpowering bad breath.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "A Breathless Moment", immediately following in this issue.

A Breathless Moment (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; police officers; robbery victims; the Onion; Mr. Ledger; Mr. Beansprout; customers; Onion's henchman
Synopsis
Richie learns where the Onion gets all of the onions that he eats, tracking the Onion down to his headquarters.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and the Onion", immediately preceding in this issue. The Onion returned to plague Richie several more times over the years, including in Richie Rich Jackpots (1972 series) #18, Richie Rich Success Stories (1964 series) #91 and Richie Rich Fortunes (1971 series) #62.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It says here that ghosts can take any shape, Dot!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; ghosts
Synopsis
Dot and Lotta go into a spooky old house to see if they can find a dot-shaped ghost.

The Secret of the Desk (Table of Contents: 8)

Richie Rich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; auctioneer; auction attendees; Bugsy Creech; Spike Rugger; truck driver; police officers
Synopsis
Richie is intent on winning an auction for a desk his mother has given away that morning. Some crooks conclude the desk must be very valuable. Turns out it is made of gold, but Richie is more interested in a letter from Gloria he has left in a secret drawer.
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Little Dot Meets Uncle Stretch (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Stretch; Mrs. Polka; Mrs. Tremor; Mr. Polka; basketball players
Synopsis
When Uncle Stretch comes to visit Dot's family, he has difficulty moving around in their home without bumping into things.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shhhh! Don't come close just now, Lotta! I think I'm going to catch a fish!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gerald
Synopsis
Lotta helps Gerald while he is fishing.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hear a mosquito around here!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. plump; Mrs. Plump; motorists; pedestrians
Synopsis
Lotta's scream breaks a glass window.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gloria, I'm at Dad's chocolate candy factory!... I'm going to send you a box of chocolates!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; delivery men
Synopsis
Gloria tells Richie she will only accept one single chocolate for a present.
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Richie Rich and the Kids Across the Tracks (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Bascomb; Bromley; Spike; Gus; Speedy; Nutsy McNulty; boys
Synopsis
Richie wanders across the tracks, gets into fights and has a great time.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
But, Richie! We can't go for a walk! It's raining!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; Gloria Glad; workmen
Synopsis
Richie and Gloria take a walk in the mansion and find workmen that have been lost for days.
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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
How much dough could a kid have?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; crooks
Synopsis
Richie knocks out a couple of crooks with a golf ball.
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Uncle Moneyfinger (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Uncle Moneyfinger; delivery man
Synopsis
Richie discovers his reclusive Uncle Moneyfinger living in an isolated area of the estate.
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Super Safety Suit (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; mailman; men; boy; Mrs. Polka
Synopsis
Uncle Branes sends Dot an invisible safety suit.
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Lancelot McBlast (Table of Contents: 18)

Richie Rich / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Matild McBlast; Lancelot McBlast; Regina Rich; Cadbury; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly; Knuckles Hoolihan
Synopsis
Richie teaches his rude cousin a lesson with a right hook to his eye.
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You Too, Can Be A Writer (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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Genre
children
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Little Lotta [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump; typewriter salseman; equestrian; firemen; policemen; Two-Gun Crenshaw; hostage
Synopsis
Lotta decides to be a writer but can't think of anything to write about.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["There goes the world's richest kid— Richie Rich!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["A chauffeur's party? Why, yes, Mrs. Van Overdue— we'll be there!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. You're In Danger
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and Dad's Trick
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Richie Rich and the Onion
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. A Breathless Moment
    Richie Rich
  8. 7. ["It says here that ghosts can take any shape, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  9. 8. The Secret of the Desk
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. Little Dot Meets Uncle Stretch
    Little Dot
  11. 10. ["Shhhh! Don't come close just now, Lotta! I think I'm going to catch a fish!"]
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["I hear a mosquito around here!"]
    Little Lotta
  13. 12. ["Gloria, I'm at Dad's chocolate candy factory!... I'm going to send you a box of chocolates!"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and the Kids Across the Tracks
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["But, Richie! We can't go for a walk! It's raining!"]
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["How much dough could a kid have?"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Uncle Moneyfinger
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. Super Safety Suit
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Lancelot McBlast
    Richie Rich
  20. 19. You Too, Can Be A Writer
    Little Lotta
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