(April 1969)

Harvey, 1964 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Pub, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited); Sid Jacobson (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Richie Rich / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; unnamed boy; Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Gloria Glad; Cadbury
Synopsis
Richie builds a "snowman" out of 14 karat gold nuggets.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I always wear my longest strand of pearls when I go through this tough section of town, Richie!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Regina Rich; robber
Synopsis
Mrs. Rich stops a thief from stealing her pearls.
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Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aren't you taking a raincoat or umbrella, Dot? It might rain!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Mrs. Polka; Mr. Blake; Spud
Synopsis
Dot avoids getting caught in a downpour, only to be drenched by water that has collected on an awning.

Stowaways to Zod (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Ralph Newman (credited in reprint)
Pencils
Dom Sileo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited in reprint)

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Freckles Friendly; Pee Wee Friendly, I.Q. Braynee, Hack; Garr; unnamed crook
Synopsis
Crooks disguise themselves as aliens and, with a fake flying saucer, steal the paintings from an art exhibit being held at the Rich mansion.
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Indexer Notes

Continued in "Return from Zod", immediately following in this issue. Story credits provided in Richie Rich Gems (Ape Entertainment, 2011 series) #47.

Return from Zod (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Ralph Newman (credited in reprint)
Pencils
Dom Sileo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited in reprint)

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Freckles Friendly; I.Q. Braynee; Hack; Garr; unnamed crook; Pee Wee Friendly; Richard Rich; Cadbury; police officers
Synopsis
The crooks discover that the artworks they have stolen are worthless paintings done by Richie's classmates.
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Indexer Notes

Continued from "Stowaways to Zod", immediately preceding in this issue. Story credits provided in Richie Rich Gems (Ape Entertainment, 2011 series) #47.

Cadbury is the Toughest Butler (Table of Contents: 5)

Cadbury, the Perfect Butler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Richie Rich; Cadbury; Lord Helpus
Synopsis
Cadbury relates his experience butlering for the adventurous Lord Helpus.
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Little Dot / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a nice dot! I could look at it all day!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; neighbor
Synopsis
Dot gets outraged when a neighbor picks an apple (a red "dot" on the green tree), eats it and then tosses away the core.

Impress or Bust! (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Reggie Van Dough; unnamed children; homeowner; taxi customer; Richie Rich
Synopsis
Reggie tries to impress a couple of kids with all his fancy uniforms.
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Turkey Trot (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Lotta / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; cashier; Mr. Plump; Emily; Mrs. Plump; Lottie Plump
Synopsis
Lotta wins a live turkey in a grocery store contest.
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Take Me Seriously (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta; as Leapin' Lotta]; children and their big brother; traffic experts; firemen; burglar; police officers
Synopsis
Lotta tries to do some heroic deeds in her super-hero costume, but each time she ends up looking foolish.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You look unhappy, Mr. Hanley!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Mr. Hanley; Cadbury
Synopsis
Reggie has a playground built to play nasty tricks when he flips a switch, but Richie turns the tables on him, as usual.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm! I'm going over to my gym and have a workout!
Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; guest
Synopsis
Richie makes a punching bag stuffed with cash.

Mystery in the Middle East (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Regina Rich; Cadbury; citizens of Ibn Abal; royal trumpeters; Ali Ben Aba; Hissan
Synopsis
Richie travels to Ibn Abal to meet his pen pal, but suspects he has been replaced by an impostor.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in "Mission to Mooca", later in this issue.

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sniff! Sniff! I smell smoke, Dot!
Genre
children
Characters
Dot Polka [Little Dot]; Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; homeowner
Synopsis
Dot and Lotta put out a small fire started by a carelessly discarded cigarette.
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Little Lotta / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Lotta!" "Cake! It sure looks yummy!
Genre
children
Characters
Lotta Plump [Little Lotta]; Mr. Plump; Mrs. Plump
Synopsis
Lotta and her parents can't resist a chocolate cake.
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Mission to Mooca (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Hissan; Ali Ben Aba imposter; Cadbury; guards; citizens of Mooca; soldiers; Ali Ben Aba
Synopsis
Richie learns his pen pal, King Ali, has been replaced by a double under his uncle's command.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Mystery in the Middle East", earlier in this issue, and continues in "Bye, Bye, Ali", immediately following in this issue.

Bye, Bye, Ali (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Richie Rich; Ali Ben Aba; soldiers; guards; Hissan; Ali Ben Aba imposter; Cadbury; dog owner
Synopsis
Richie frees the imprisoned king and captures his evil uncle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from "Mission to Mooca", immediately preceding in this issue.

I Love Me (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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typeset; ?

Genre
children
Characters
Richie Rich; Richard Rich; Lancelot Cash; Mr. Gladhand
Synopsis
Richie's cousin brags continuously.
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Indexer Notes

Midas is revealed as Regina Rich's maiden name.

In the story, Lancelot states that Richard Rich Sr. is his second cousin, and he and Richie then conclude that they must be third cousins. In truth, if Lancelot and Richie's father are second cousins, then he and Richie are second cousins once removed, not third cousins.

The Performing Butler (Table of Contents: 18)

Cadbury, the Perfect Butler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Cadbury; Regina Rich; orphans; Mrs. Van Loot
Synopsis
Cadbury fills in for a magician, juggler and high wire artist at a children's party.
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Indexer Notes

This story should not be confused with "Performing Butler", also featuring Cadbury and appearing in Richie Rich (Harvey, 1960 series) #109. Despite the similarity in titles, the two stories depict different events.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Richie Rich
  2. 1. ["I always wear my longest strand of pearls when I go through this tough section of town, Richie!"]
    Richie Rich Success Stories
  3. 2. ["Aren't you taking a raincoat or umbrella, Dot? It might rain!"]
    Little Dot
  4. 3. Stowaways to Zod
    Richie Rich
  5. 4. Return from Zod
    Richie Rich
  6. 5. Cadbury is the Toughest Butler
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
  7. 6. ["What a nice dot! I could look at it all day!"]
    Little Dot
  8. 7. Impress or Bust!
    Reggie
  9. 8. Turkey Trot
    Little Lotta
  10. 9. Take Me Seriously
    Little Lotta
  11. 10. ["You look unhappy, Mr. Hanley!"]
    Richie Rich
  12. 11. ["Hmm! I'm going over to my gym and have a workout!"]
    Richie Rich
  13. 12. Mystery in the Middle East
    Richie Rich
  14. 13. ["Sniff! Sniff! I smell smoke, Dot!"]
    Little Lotta
  15. 14. ["Hello, Lotta!" "Cake! It sure looks yummy!"]
    Little Lotta
  16. 15. Mission to Mooca
    Richie Rich
  17. 16. Bye, Bye, Ali
    Richie Rich
  18. 17. I Love Me
    Richie Rich
  19. 18. The Performing Butler
    Cadbury, the Perfect Butler
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig