(June 1972)

Harvey, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Picture Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Giant Size Harvey Comics [Jack-in-the-box]
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
squarebound; later saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wendy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; the Boomer

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

Wendy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please let me use the swing, Linda!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; Suzy (introduction); Linda (introduction); Willie (introduction)
Synopsis
Wendy rigs up a makeshift swing for a little girl.

Wendy and the Boomer (Table of Contents: 2)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]; Dumbella; Pokey; Boomer (villain; introduction)
Synopsis
A newcomer to the forest is shaking the earth with his boos until Wendy turns them back on him.

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Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's Spooky booing again!
Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Spooky
Synopsis
Casper tries to inspire Spooky to better himself.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going to throw a good scare into Wendy, the good little witch!
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Wendy
Synopsis
Spooky regrets trying to scare Wendy.

Free Broom Rides (Table of Contents: 5)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; a witch (villainess; introduction)
Synopsis
Wendy makes short work of an evil witch who is sending her broom out to kidnap children and make them slaves.

The Mysterious Mystery Cream (Table of Contents: 6)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]; a salesman (introduction)
Synopsis
A salesman sells Wendy's aunts some "beautiful-forever cream."

Monster Pet (Table of Contents: 7)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]; Martin (a monster; introduction); Cliff (a monster; introduction); Mrs. Hideo (introduction); Bucky (a mxtplk; introduction)
Synopsis
Wendy's aunts want her to play with monsters instead of with lovable forest creatures, so she borrows a mxtplk from Mrs. Hideo.

Runaway Shadow (Table of Contents: 8)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Spooky; a monster's shadow (introduction); a monster (introduction)
Synopsis
Casper meets a monster's shadow that has left its monster, but after trying to be Spooky's shadow it decides to go back.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moicy! Where am I going?
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky
Synopsis
Spooky gets up on the wrong side of the bed.

The Troubles of Harold Blarb (Table of Contents: 10)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Wendy; Witch Sisters [Thelma; Velma; Zelma]; Harold Blarb (introduction)
Synopsis
Wendy meets a man who has been turned into a frog and turns him back. But before he gets out of the area, Wendy's aunts turn him into a succession of worse things.

Go Fish (Table of Contents: 11)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Junior Quack; Mrs. Quack
Synopsis
Junior goes fishing instead of going to school, until his friends tell him how great school is.
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Pretty Boy (Table of Contents: 12)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Preston Puppy couldn't believe what he heard.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Preston the puppy; parakeet; Mr. Thomas
Synopsis
A parakeet teaches Preston Puppy to talk.
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It's Hard to Be Helpful (Table of Contents: 13)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Casper; Wendy; Wilbur (a bear; introduction); Phyllis (in flashback)
Synopsis
Casper tells Wendy about some times when trying to be helpful didn't work out so well for him.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wendy
  2. 1. ["Please let me use the swing, Linda!"]
    Wendy
  3. 2. Wendy and the Boomer
    Wendy
  4. 3. ["There's Spooky booing again!"]
    Spooky
  5. 4. ["I'm going to throw a good scare into Wendy, the good little witch!"]
    Spooky
  6. 5. Free Broom Rides
    Wendy
  7. 6. The Mysterious Mystery Cream
    Wendy
  8. 7. Monster Pet
    Wendy
  9. 8. Runaway Shadow
    Casper
  10. 9. ["Moicy! Where am I going?"]
    Spooky
  11. 10. The Troubles of Harold Blarb
    Wendy
  12. 11. Go Fish
  13. 12. Pretty Boy
  14. 13. It's Hard to Be Helpful
    Casper
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Richardson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Joey Beretta
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