(September 1961)

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); Sid Jacobson (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound; later saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spooky Spooktown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Casper; Pearl; Ghostly Trio
Keywords:
cameras; photography; vultures

["I'm the toughest ghost in the woild!"] (Table of Contents: 1)

Spooky Spooktown / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky gets annoyed by a persistent questioner.
Keywords:
owls

["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."] (Table of Contents: 2)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
Steve Muffatti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky tries to take a nap.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bees; woodpeckers

Spooky Meets Wilbur Wishbone (Table of Contents: 3)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Wilbur WIshbone
Synopsis:
Spooky saves Wilbur Wishbone from being pulled, and Wilbur grants him three free wishes.
Keywords:
wishbones

["Boo! Boy, what a poifect day for spookin'"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post ?
Inks:
Howie Post ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Pearl; Mervin
Synopsis:
Spooky tries to avoid spending the day with Pearl, who is babysitting her cousin Mervin.

The Hero (Table of Contents: 5)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post ?
Inks:
Howie Post ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Pearl
Synopsis:
Spooky uses an echoing canyon to get around Pearl's prohibition on booing.

["Heh-heh! I pity my first victim today!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
Steve Muffatti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky encounters a gorilla litterbug.

["Say! Is that racket coming from our house?"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Wendy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]
Synopsis:
Wendy's aunts try to prevent her from dancing.

["H'm, just what I need for the Boo-Arts Ball!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky's costume even scares him.
Reprints:

My Biggest Scare (Table of Contents: 9)

The Ghostly Trio / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post
Inks:
Howie Post
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]
Synopsis:
Each of the ghosts recalls his most spectacular scare.

["Gee, I love playing Pin the Tail on the Donkey!"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Nightmare / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti ?
Inks:
Steve Muffatti ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Nightmare
Synopsis:
A pig and his dad try to play a game with Nightmare.

["This is our target for tonight's scare raid!"] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Ghostly Trio / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Muffatti
Inks:
Steve Muffatti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]
Synopsis:
The ghosts' new equipment doesn't work well for them.

The Garden Mystery (Table of Contents: 12)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Zelma; Velma; Thelma]
Synopsis:
When animals take vegetables from the witches' garden, Wendy's aunts brew a potion that causes trouble.

["Nothing like a nap to make you feel good!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

The Ghostly Trio / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer ?
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]
Synopsis:
Fatso goes sleepwalking.

["Oh, boy! Today's the day I go..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky's derby blows away and some kids use it for their snowman.
Keywords:
snowmen

The Spooktator (Table of Contents: 15)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post
Inks:
Howie Post
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Whitey [Second Story Sam]
Synopsis:
A crook dresses up as a ghost to get Spooky to help him by accident.

"Boy! I sure could go for a nice apple from that tree!" (Table of Contents: 16)

Nightmare / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Nightmare
Synopsis:
Nightmare helps a young boy retrieve some apples.

["It sure was a good idea to spend a vacation in the city, Fatso!"] (Table of Contents: 17)

The Ghostly Trio / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post
Inks:
Howie Post
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]
Synopsis:
The ghosts travel to the city but can't find a place to stay.

Goils Will Be Girls (Table of Contents: 18)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky; Pearl; Highbrow Haunt
Synopsis:
Spooky worries that Pearl has found a new boyfriend.

Doze Were the Daze (Table of Contents: 19)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howie Post
Inks:
Howie Post
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky finds himself in Sleepyville, where everyone is too tired to be scared.

The Two Tur-Tales (Table of Contents: 20)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Lemuel Turtle; Timothy Turtle
Synopsis:
Timothy tries to trick Lemuel into leaving his hot chocolate behind.

Capital Punishment (Table of Contents: 21)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
children
Characters:
Timmy; Looney; Judy
Synopsis:
Looney can't remember the names of the state capitals.

The Witches' Wish (Table of Contents: 22)

Wendy the Good Little Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Velma; Thelma; Zelma]
Synopsis:
Wendy's aunts blame each other when they think that Wendy has run away.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spooky Spooktown
  2. 1. ["I'm the toughest ghost in the woild!"]
    Spooky Spooktown
  3. 2. ["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."]
    Spooky
  4. 3. Spooky Meets Wilbur Wishbone
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  5. 4. ["Boo! Boy, what a poifect day for spookin'"]
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  6. 5. The Hero
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  7. 6. ["Heh-heh! I pity my first victim today!"]
    Spooky
  8. 7. ["Say! Is that racket coming from our house?"]
    Wendy
  9. 8. ["H'm, just what I need for the Boo-Arts Ball!"]
    Spooky
  10. 9. My Biggest Scare
    The Ghostly Trio
  11. 10. ["Gee, I love playing Pin the Tail on the Donkey!"]
    Nightmare
  12. 11. ["This is our target for tonight's scare raid!"]
    The Ghostly Trio
  13. 12. The Garden Mystery
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
  14. 13. ["Nothing like a nap to make you feel good!"]
    The Ghostly Trio
  15. 14. ["Oh, boy! Today's the day I go..."]
    Spooky
  16. 15. The Spooktator
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  17. 16. "Boy! I sure could go for a nice apple from that tree!"
    Nightmare
  18. 17. ["It sure was a good idea to spend a vacation in the city, Fatso!"]
    The Ghostly Trio
  19. 18. Goils Will Be Girls
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  20. 19. Doze Were the Daze
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  21. 20. The Two Tur-Tales
  22. 21. Capital Punishment
  23. 22. The Witches' Wish
    Wendy the Good Little Witch
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas