(December 1953)

Harvey, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Publications H [Heart]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com


Enslaved! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Nostrand ?
Inks:
Howard Nostrand ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Leon Harvey
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Enslaved! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice ?
Inks:
John Prentice ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Sally Cordell; Andy Cordell; Mrs. Cordell; Mr. Cordell; Pete Mallon
Synopsis:
Sally lives in the slums but dreams of a better life some day. However, she meets the brutish Pete and is “enslaved by lust and desire from which I’d never be free.”
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer credits art as by Jo Albistur but it sure looks like John Prentice to me. Bails indicates Prentice worked for Harvey in this period but does not credit Albistur with doing so.

One Last Fling (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

[“The Truth! ... And Nothing But the Truth!”] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

So You've Got a Job! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Powell studio)
Inks:
? (Powell studio)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How to behave at work: don’t be the “office gossip,” the “office ‘mooch,’” a chronic complainer, or a clock-watcher.
Reprints:

No Holds Barred (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison ?
Inks:
Al Avison ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
June Early; Bobby Jackson; Trix
Synopsis:
Chorus line dancer June meets soldier Bobby at a USO club and they fall in love. She doesn’t tell him what she does for a living, and when he finds out he says “I never thought you’d turn out to be as low as this!” She says she had to quit school and take “any job” to support her dying mother and is now stuck. Bobby says they can get married now and she can live with his family in Tennessee until he returns from the service.
Reprints:

[“Acclaimed by Millions”] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Take Me (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Mary Lake; Dr. Tom Sloan; Larry; Alice
Synopsis:
Nurse Mary loves doctor Tom but he’s engaged to Alice. When Alice is killed in an auto accident, Mary consoles Tom and eventually they are married. On their honeymoon in Mexico, Mary thinks Tom is still thinking about Alice, but when a fever epidemic strikes the town they both pitch in. Tom dies of the disease. Mary will return to the USA with doctor Larry, who has loved Mary for a long time.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mexico

...For Better, for Worse... (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bottom 1/4 of page is subscription form.

[“Don’t Miss Out on Romance”] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Ask Jane Jones / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jane Jones
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

My Mother -- My Rival! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Frank Anders; Lucille; Peggy
Synopsis:
18-year-old Peggy is tired of being treated like a child by her mother Lucille, who is only 17 years older than she. Peggy begins an affair with Frank, her mother’s boyfriend. Frank continues to see both of them. Lucille warns Peggy that Frank is “no good,” and Peggy sees him hit her mother when Lucille asks him to leave her daughter alone. Peggy and Lucille walk out on Frank and go home together.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Enslaved!
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Enslaved!
  4. 3. One Last Fling
  5. 4. [“The Truth! ... And Nothing But the Truth!”]
  6. 5. So You've Got a Job!
  7. 6. No Holds Barred
  8. 7. [“Acclaimed by Millions”]
  9. 8. Take Me
  10. 9. ...For Better, for Worse...
  11. 10. [“Don’t Miss Out on Romance”]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Ask Jane Jones
  13. 12. My Mother -- My Rival!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • David Wilt
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls