(February 1951)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1950-12-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics H
Editing
Leon Harvey

Issue Notes

On sale date taken from penciled arrival date on Gary L. Watson's person copy.
United States Copyright Office registration date 10 December 1950, registration number B00000330579. Copyright King Features Syndicate, Inc. Copyright renewal date 23 October 1978, copyright registration renewal number RE0000007483.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chic Young ? (Blondie and Dagwood)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Blondie; Dagwood; Popeye; Swee'Pea; Katzenjammer Kids; The Captain; Felix the Cat; Little King; Maggie and Jiggs; Tillie the Toiler; Etta Kett; Henry; Flash Gordon; Little Iodine; Barney Google; Snuffy Smith; Mandrake The Magician; and other interior features (all head shots only)
Keywords
rocking chairs; skiing; sledding; snow

Meet Brandon Walsh Creator of Little Annie Rooney (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?; photo
Inks
?; photo
Colors
?; none
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Little Annie Rooney

Indexer Notes

Bio of Brandon Walsh, creator of Little Annie Rooney. On inside front cover and includes photo and Little Annie Rooney insert illustration.

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

Blondie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Pencils
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Inks
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do I have to go to that dance tonight?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From 07/27/1947 Sunday comic strip.

Bobby Shelby and the Christmas Party! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Shelby Cycle Company / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Popeye starring in Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Sims; Bela Zaboly (signed)
Pencils
Tom Sims; Bela Zaboly (signed)
Inks
Tom Sims; Bela Zaboly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The carnival is coming to town!!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From 07/27/1947 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Pencils
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Inks
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, mama! Here iss a picture uf a volcano...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From 12/04/1948 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dingle-Hoofer and His Dog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Pencils
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Inks
Harold H. Knerr (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Smart, ain't he?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Snookums / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George McManus (signed)
Pencils
George McManus (signed)
Inks
George McManus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh - dear - precious hasn't stopped crying for a minute all morning...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Felix / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Otto Messmer
Pencils
Otto Messmer
Inks
Otto Messmer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder how Wishy is making out in business!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tippie is, too, a smart dog--
Genre
humor; animal
Reprints
  • From 03/10/1946 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Just Kids / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert 'Ad' Carter (signed)
Pencils
Robert 'Ad' Carter (signed)
Inks
Robert 'Ad' Carter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's something in the mail for you
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From 09/22/1946 Sunday comic strip.

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

Toots and Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Murphy (signed)
Pencils
Jimmy Murphy (signed)
Inks
Jimmy Murphy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Casper, I hear you've got a laundress!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From 01/20/1946 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

What A Family! / comic story / 0.43 page (report information)

Script
Colin Allen (signed)
Pencils
Colin Allen (signed)
Inks
Colin Allen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stinky! Sloppy!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Joke Parade / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Blondie; Dagwood; Popeye; Little King; Maggie; Jiggs; Katzenjammer Kids (all head shots only)

Indexer Notes

Original feature; jokes with illustrations.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (signed)
Pencils
Russ Westover (signed)
Inks
Russ Westover (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm a reporter for the live-wire and I'd like to ask--
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From 08/25/1946 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Fatso / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is private property, Fatso...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Etta Kett / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (signed)
Inks
Paul Robinson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi ya!... Dream-stuff!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Elmer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (signed)
Pencils
Doc Winner (signed)
Inks
Doc Winner (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mm-m-m-m ooh, boy!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip of The Elmer Game?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Arnold, Schwinn & Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Bringing Up Father / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George McManus (signed)
Pencils
George McManus (signed)
Inks
George McManus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I'm here!!!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (signed); Don Trachte (actual)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (signed); Don Trachte (actual)
Inks
Carl Anderson (signed); Don Trachte (actual)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let uncle borrow your sled for just one flop - Henry!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From 01/06/1946 Sunday comic strip.

Indexer Notes

Art and story actually by Don Trachte per Strippers Guide.

Gridiron Hero (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

From Flash Gordon's Interplanetary Log (Table of Contents: 23)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
John Belfi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Art credits identification by Jerry Bails. Not a reprint.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Pete The Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (signed)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (signed)
Inks
C. D. Russell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey mister! How deep is this pond?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Little Annie Rooney / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Brandon Walsh (signed)
Pencils
Brandon Walsh (signed)
Inks
Darrell McClure (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter, Bull? Are you scared?
Genre
drama; children
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Little Iodine / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (signed)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (signed)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll have to be tactful, Henry...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From 12/04/1948 Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Laswell (signed)
Pencils
Fred Laswell (signed)
Inks
Fred Laswell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughaid's been a-mopin' an' a-poutin' th'livelong day, paw
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

Western Saddle Ring! (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Rags Rabbit / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Matt Murphy
Pencils
Matt Murphy
Inks
Matt Murphy
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Pesty, you'll never finish sawing the tree that way!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Original feature. Credits suggested by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Rags Rabbit / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah - there's two, Rags, er- pardon me, sir!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Original feature.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Puzzles and Games / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here are some of Family Funnies' favorite people in silhouette form.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Original feature; jokes illustrated by head shots of most characters in this issue.

Why Kings Wear Robes (Table of Contents: 33)

text story / 0.85 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Text feature with one small illustration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

Flash Gordon / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.15 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Colonel Potter and the Duchess / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Pencils
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Inks
Murat 'Chic' Young (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You are fifty pounds overweight
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Muggs and Skeeter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Wally Bishop (signed)
Pencils
Wally Bishop (signed)
Inks
Wally Bishop (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...Everything's O.K., Muggs!!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • From unknown and 09/24/1947 Daily comic strips.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Holly Of Hollywood / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Pencils
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Inks
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It sounds like Holly's little cousin, Hubert, is still visiting her!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Original feature, copyright 1950 Harvey.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Rumpus / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant (signed)
Pencils
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks
Art Helfant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My arm is sore from throwin' rings...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Original feature.

[Royal Modern Art Exhibit] (Table of Contents: 39)

The Little King / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Otto Soglow (signed)
Pencils
Otto Soglow (signed)
Inks
Otto Soglow (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip
  • pantomime.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Fun At The Zoo / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Pencils
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Inks
Paul McCarthy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fooie! Bills! That's all we got in the mail today!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Original feature, copyright 1950 Harvey.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Seein' Stars / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (signed)
Pencils
Feg Murray (signed)
Inks
Feg Murray (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Johnny Mack Brown
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Johnny Mack Brown; Ann Blyth; John Payne; Douglas Fairbanks Jr.; Len Levinson
Reprints
  • From unknown Sunday comic strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

Monark / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Mandrake's Magic Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mandrake has just blown out a candle...

Indexer Notes

Illustrated original feature.

A Perfect Gift (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  2. 1. Meet Brandon Walsh Creator of Little Annie Rooney
  3. 2. ["Do I have to go to that dance tonight?"]
    Blondie
  4. 3. Bobby Shelby and the Christmas Party!
    The Shelby Cycle Company
  5. 4. ["The carnival is coming to town!!"]
    Popeye starring in Thimble Theatre
  6. 5. ["Look, mama! Here iss a picture uf a volcano..."]
    Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Smart, ain't he?"]
    Dingle-Hoofer and His Dog
  8. 7. ["Oh - dear - precious hasn't stopped crying for a minute all morning..."]
    Snookums
  9. 8. ["I wonder how Wishy is making out in business!"]
    Felix
  10. 9. ["Tippie is, too, a smart dog--"]
    Tippie
  11. 10. ["Here's something in the mail for you"]
    Just Kids
  12. 11. ["Casper, I hear you've got a laundress!"]
    Toots and Casper
  13. 12. ["Stinky! Sloppy!"]
    What A Family!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Joke Parade
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Family Funnies
  16. 15. ["I'm a reporter for the live-wire and I'd like to ask--"]
    Tillie the Toiler
  17. 16. ["This is private property, Fatso..."]
    Fatso
  18. 17. ["Hi ya!... Dream-stuff!"]
    Etta Kett
  19. 18. ["Mm-m-m-m ooh, boy!"]
    Elmer
  20. 19. ["There's a genuine Schwinn bike in every price class to suit you!"]
    Arnold, Schwinn & Company
  21. 20. ["Well, I'm here!!!"]
    Bringing Up Father
  22. 21. ["Let uncle borrow your sled for just one flop - Henry!"]
    Henry
  23. 22. Gridiron Hero
    Captain Tootsie
  24. 23. From Flash Gordon's Interplanetary Log
    Flash Gordon
  25. 24. ["Hey mister! How deep is this pond?"]
    Pete The Tramp
  26. 25. ["What's the matter, Bull? Are you scared?"]
    Little Annie Rooney
  27. 26. ["You'll have to be tactful, Henry..."]
    Little Iodine
  28. 27. ["Jughaid's been a-mopin' an' a-poutin' th'livelong day, paw"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  29. 28. ["It's a hold-up!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  30. 29. Western Saddle Ring!
    Smith Brothers
  31. 30. ["Hi, Pesty, you'll never finish sawing the tree that way!"]
    Rags Rabbit
  32. 31. ["Ah - there's two, Rags, er- pardon me, sir!"]
    Rags Rabbit
  33. 32. ["Here are some of Family Funnies' favorite people in silhouette form."]
    Puzzles and Games
  34. 33. Why Kings Wear Robes
  35. 34. ["Zoom 3rd issue out now"]
    Flash Gordon
  36. 35. ["You are fifty pounds overweight"]
    Colonel Potter and the Duchess
  37. 36. ["...Everything's O.K., Muggs!!"]
    Muggs and Skeeter
  38. 37. ["It sounds like Holly's little cousin, Hubert, is still visiting her!"]
    Holly Of Hollywood
  39. 38. ["My arm is sore from throwin' rings..."]
    Rumpus
  40. 39. [Royal Modern Art Exhibit]
    The Little King
  41. 40. ["Fooie! Bills! That's all we got in the mail today!"]
    Fun At The Zoo
  42. 41. ["Johnny Mack Brown"]
    Seein' Stars
  43. 42. ["Best known comics, all in one magazine!"]
  44. 43. ["It's America's big top performer the Monark Custom Deluxe"]
    Monark
  45. 44. ["Mandrake has just blown out a candle..."]
    Mandrake's Magic Page
  46. 45. A Perfect Gift
    Blondie; Dagwood
  47. 46. ["This Christmas be a cowboy"]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
  • Arthur Lortie