(February 1969)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
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

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Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; butterfly collector; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie chases a winged dollar with a butterfly net.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dad said this was the highest bouncing ball ever made!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; unnamed boy; boy's mother
Synopsis
Richie accidentally breaks a family's Christmas tree ornaments and then replaces them with gems.

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

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Your father just phoned me to announce that his engineers uncovered a mountain-sized diamond on our property!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Regina Rich; Richard Rich
Synopsis
Richie and Cadbury climb a mountain-sized diamond.

Guard That Boy! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Gloria Glad; guards; Judd Garson; crooks; illusionist; Scrudd
Synopsis
Numerous attempts are made to kidnap Richie, the last of which succeeds.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Great Illusionist", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Great Illusionist (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; illusionist; Scrudd; Regina Rich; Williams; guards; Richard Rich
Synopsis
Richie and Gloria are held for ransom in one of Richie's playhouses.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Guard That Boy!", immediately preceding in this issue, and continues in "There's Something Small About Crooks", immediately following in this issue.

There's Something Small About Crooks (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Scrudd; illusionist; Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; guard
Synopsis
Richie and Gloria escape their captors by shrinking them to doll size.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and the Great Illusionist", immediately preceding in this issue.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's go and visit Bucky!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Bucky; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie's new pet monkey imitates people he sees.
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The Weather Umbrella (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Uncle Branes; woman; boys; father
Synopsis
Uncle Branes invents an umbrella that changes the weather and Dot uses it for pranks.

Jest For Fun (Table of Contents: 8)

Jest For Fun / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Janie Wilson; Billy; Stevie; Frankie; Timmy Stewart; Johnny; Janie; Janie's mother; Joe; Joe's mother; Bobby; Lester; Slim; Stevie; doctor; patient; Georgie; Joanie
Synopsis
Nine short jokes
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The Story of Snorkel (Table of Contents: 9)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Snorkel the Shark
Synopsis
Snorkel is a friendly shark who wants to make friends but can't because everyone fears him. This changes when he is captured and placed in a big city aquarium.
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Indexer Notes

Snorkel's plight is similar to early tales of Casper the Friendly Ghost, in whose title he first appeared.

You Mean... Like That? (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Genre
children
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Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump; Mrs. Plump; sightseers; tour guide; Daryl Soundtrack
Synopsis
Lotta causes problems for a tour guide in an old western ghost town.
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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's that thing, Master Richie?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Nurse Jenny
Synopsis
Richie demonstrates his super-sound amplifier for Nurse Jenny.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cadbury, did you hear about the canary that was crossed with a tiger?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Regina Rich
Synopsis
Cadbury doesn't get a joke and then later repeats it incorrectly.

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

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Wow! It sure is windy today!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Joey; kite flyer
Synopsis
Richie's kite is made from one hundred dollar bills.
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Lightning Action (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie observes the lightning reflexes that Cadbury has developed by adhering to his daily exercise routine.
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Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, Tourists, this is where famous Flat Rock stood! But an earthquake in 1910 rolled it into that ravine!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; tourists; tour guide
Synopsis
Lotta carries a famous boulder back up the hill to where it once stood.
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Richie Rich / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
There are only a couple of kids in there! Let's sneak in and rob the place!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; crooks; Handsome Harry
Synopsis
Not knowing it's alive, two crooks try to steal the gold teeth from Richie's pet alligator.
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The Filthy-Rich Frontiersman (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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Richie Rich; Jehosaphat J. Rich; bandits; sheriff
Synopsis
Richie learns that his frontiersman ancestor found ways to incorporate his wealth into his simple lifestyle.
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The Most (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie the Mean Rich Kid / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
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Reggie Van Dough; Richie Rich (in thought balloon); charity representative (in thought balloon); sculptor; children; park goers; electric sign maker; scientists; scuba diver; truck driver; newspaper editor; reporters; medal manufacturer; Reginald Van Dough; television network executives; photographers
Synopsis
Reggie seeks to become famous through an extensive self-promotion campaign.
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The Robot Quarterback (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough; Marty Mekano; Mr. Carver; Chuck Thibaul
Synopsis
Reggie tries to win a bet by getting a human-looking robot onto a junior high school football team.
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Flying Man Out West (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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Genre
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Lotta Plump [Little Lotta; also as Leaping Lotta]; Mrs. Plump; Mr. Plump; spies; fishery workers
Synopsis
Lotta unknowingly foils two spies while she plays in her Leaping Lotta costume.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["Dad said this was the highest bouncing ball ever made!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["Your father just phoned me to announce that his engineers uncovered a mountain-sized diamond on our property!"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Guard That Boy!
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and the Great Illusionist
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. There's Something Small About Crooks
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["Let's go and visit Bucky!"]
    Richie Rich
  8. 7. The Weather Umbrella
    Little Dot
  9. 8. Jest For Fun
    Jest For Fun
  10. 9. The Story of Snorkel
  11. 10. You Mean... Like That?
    Little Lotta
  12. 11. ["What's that thing, Master Richie?"]
    Richie Rich
  13. 12. ["Cadbury, did you hear about the canary that was crossed with a tiger?"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. ["Wow! It sure is windy today!"]
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. Lightning Action
    Richie Rich
  16. 15. ["Yes, Tourists, this is where famous Flat Rock stood! But an earthquake in 1910 rolled it into that ravine!"]
    Little Lotta
  17. 16. ["There are only a couple of kids in there! Let's sneak in and rob the place!"]
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. The Filthy-Rich Frontiersman
    Richie Rich
  19. 18. The Most
    Reggie the Mean Rich Kid
  20. 19. The Robot Quarterback
    Richie Rich
  21. 20. Flying Man Out West
    Little Lotta
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas