(April 1969)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-12-15
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 1969 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; grocer; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Richard Rich; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie has a huge pile of items in the grocery checkout line.

[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
Hi, Gloria! Let's go to the carnival!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad
Synopsis
Gloria insists that Richie not carry a lot of dollar bills with him to the carnival, but she changes her mind when Richie's pockets rip from carrying so many coins.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is an awful, dark, nasty-looking alley, Mom! Aren't you scared?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; robber
Synopsis
With large diamonds on all of her fingers, Richie's mom packs a pretty good punch.

Olympus (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Captain Andrews; air traffic controllers; Eros; Pan; Mars
Synopsis
Richie and Gloria join a pilot as he tests drives the fastest plane in the world. When the plane goes faster than mach 20, Richie and his friends pass out, waking up to find that the plane has apparently landed on Mount Olympus, home of the Roman gods.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and he Envious Gods", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the Envious Gods (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Mars; Gloria Glad; Captain Andrews; Juno; Mercury; Proserpine; winged devils
Synopsis
Richie and his friends learn that Mercury has brought them to Mount Olympus to show them that he is much faster than their airplane.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Olympus", immediately preceding in this issue, and continues in "Richie Rich and the War of the Gods!", immediately following in this issue.

Richie Rich and the War of the Gods! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria Glad; Mars; Proserpine; winged devils; Pan; Eros; Juno; Captain Andrews; Vulcan; Poseidon; Mercury; air traffic controller; Richard Rich
Synopsis
Richie convinces Eros to shoot the quarreling gods with his love arrows so that they will help Richie and his friends get back home.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and the Envious Gods", immediately preceding in this issue. This story uses the Roman names for the gods except for Poseidon and Eros.

[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
... But I don't know how to milk a cow, Uncle Hiram!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Uncle Hiram
Synopsis
While visiting her uncle's farm, Lotta finds gathering an egg for breakfast and a chicken for dinner to be a difficult task.
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Uncle Rush Slows Down (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; pedestrians; Uncle Rush; Nick Scorsome; golfer; bowling alley manager; Uncle Rush's mother-in-law
Synopsis
For all his speeding around, there is one thing that causes Uncle Rush to sit and wait patiently.
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Richie and the Bread Line (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; homeless men
Synopsis
Richie brings the people waiting in a bread line home for dinner.
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Blowhard! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; boys; mill worker; delivery man; pedestrians; window washer
Synopsis
When Little Lotta hears a couple of boys bragging about how long they can hold their breath, she decides to see how well she can do at it. Holding her breath for a long time is no problem, but when she lets go, it means gale-force winds.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aunt Quaver is very emotional so please don't upset her, Dot!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Aunt Quaver
Synopsis
After reading a comic book, Aunt Quaver doesn't know whether to laugh or cry or be scared.
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[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
Look out! A piano is falling!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; piano mover; apartment tenant
Synopsis
Lotta catches a falling piano.
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[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
What's going on, Dad?
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; security guards; motorist
Synopsis
Mr. Rich scatters all their diamonds on the lawn to count them.
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Richie Rich and Dad's Double (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Redmond; Podge; airline pilot; flight attendant; ticket sales agent; chauffeur; Cadbury; Prescott; Mr. Rich's business associate
Synopsis
An impostor replaces Mr. Rich while he's out of town.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery", later in this issue.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That window fan is like a dot!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; fruit stand vendor
Synopsis
Dot mistakes a bald man's head for a melon.
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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
Hee, hee! When Richie looks through this telescope, the black color will give him a black eye!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Reggie Van Dough
Synopsis
Richie out-pranks Reggie with a bigger and better telescope.
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Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Podge; Prescott; Mr. Rich's business associates; Jenkins; police officers; Richard Rich; Perkins
Synopsis
A man impersonating Richie's father saves Richie from a plane crash.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Richie Rich and Dad's Double", earlier in this issue.

Superdots (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Polka; Uncle Branes; student athletes; referee; track meet judges
Synopsis
Thinking they're mints, Dot eats Uncle Branes's anti-gravity pills.
Reprints
Keywords
100 yard dash; broad jump; pole vault; track meet

Going Home (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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typeset; ?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Leonard; Leonard's manager; Leonard's cousins
Synopsis
Leonard the Lion gives up show biz to return to the jungle.
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The Two Kittens (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
animal
Characters
Frank; customer; Koko; Roko; elderly gentleman
Synopsis
Frank the shoemaker is lonely until he is given two kittens.
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The Big Mistake (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mrs. Plump; Claudia Van Loot (in newspaper only); kidnappers; police officer
Synopsis
Lotta is mistaken for a rich girl and kidnapped.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["Hi, Gloria! Let's go to the carnival!"]
    Richie Rich Millions
  3. 2. ["This is an awful, dark, nasty-looking alley, Mom! Aren't you scared?"]
    Richie Rich
  4. 3. Olympus
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Richie Rich and the Envious Gods
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Richie Rich and the War of the Gods!
    Richie Rich
  7. 6. ["... But I don't know how to milk a cow, Uncle Hiram!"]
    Little Lotta
  8. 7. Uncle Rush Slows Down
    Little Dot
  9. 8. Richie and the Bread Line
    Richie Rich
  10. 9. Blowhard!
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["Aunt Quaver is very emotional so please don't upset her, Dot!"]
    Little Dot
  12. 11. ["Look out! A piano is falling!"]
    Little Lotta
  13. 12. ["What's going on, Dad?"]
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. Richie Rich and Dad's Double
    Richie Rich
  15. 14. ["That window fan is like a dot!"]
    Little Dot
  16. 15. ["Hee, hee! When Richie looks through this telescope, the black color will give him a black eye!"]
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Richie Rich and the Five Million Dollar Robbery
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. Superdots
    Little Dot
  19. 18. Going Home
  20. 19. The Two Kittens
  21. 20. The Big Mistake
    Little Lotta
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