(February 1956)

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:
H [Heart]
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Clinging Vine (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

The artwork does not represent a scene from the story "Clinging Vine," despite the text box on the cover.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Leon Harvey ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell; Howard Nostrand ? Al Avison ?
Inks:
Bob Powell ?; Howard Nostrand ?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

contents page includes editorial and images from interior stories.

Clinging Vine (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Midge; Gordon; Mr. Fraser; Joe Broome; Will Howard
Synopsis:
Midge can’t stand to be separated from her new husband Gordon. He says “I want a wife—not a clinging vine! You’re smothering me—choking me!” and walks out. Midge is notified that Gordon was the victim of a hit-and-run accident. In the hospital, he apologises for being angry at her, and Midge vows to be “a wife in the true sense of the word!”

Indexer Notes

credits per Nick Caputo, March 2014.

The Romantic Season (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Text story with two small illustrations, at least one by Bob Powell.

I Know, My Love (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Lois Downing; Arnold Downing; Phil; Dan Bennett; Craig Manley
Synopsis:
“Common-sense” Lois wants a husband who is “rich and reliable!” On a trip to Hawaii, she meets beachcomber Dan and they are attracted to each other, but she tells him “I’ve always been taught to hate shiftlessness---irresponsibility!” She urges him to get a job: “You’ve got to decide between me and your way of life! You can’t have both!” “You love only the dollar sign,” he replies, and they break up. Her father advises her to “follow your heart,” and Lois returns to Dan.
Keywords:
Hawaii

["Acclaimed by millions!"] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Forbidden Love (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bruce; Sue; Lila; Alan Herne; Sue's mother
Synopsis:
Just before her boyfriend Bruce returns from service in Korea, Sue meets Alan and falls in love with him. Gossip about their relationship spreads through the town, because Bruce is a hero who received the Silver Star. Alan and Sue break up, and Sue is reunited with Bruce. He confronts her about the stories and Sue admits she loves Alan. Bruce helps Sue and Alan get back together.
Keywords:
Korean War

A Letter from My Love (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Text story with one illustration.

Love's Decision (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Carol Emrick; Phil Taine; Roger Mayo
Synopsis:
College students Carol and Roger fall in love, but star football player Phil steals her away. Carol discovers Phil is unfaithful to her. After Roger, who also plays football, plays a great game, Carol apologises to him and he takes her back.

Indexer Notes

Roger is drawn playing in the football game without a helmet, although the other players are wearing them.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Clinging Vine
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Clinging Vine
  4. 3. The Romantic Season
  5. 4. I Know, My Love
  6. 5. ["Acclaimed by millions!"]
  7. 6. Forbidden Love
  8. 7. A Letter from My Love
  9. 8. Love's Decision
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls