Hmcurator

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Founder and curator of the Harvey Mercheum


MY BLOGS

  • The Harvey Mercheum https://www.harveymercheum.com/

    The mission of the Harvey Mercheum is to catalog and document as many unique examples of Harvey comics merchandise as possible, and to make this information accessible to collectors present and future.

LATEST ARTICLES ( 318 )

  • Wendy Doll Exhibit Posted

    Wendy Doll Exhibit Posted

    I can’t believe it has been almost a month since I posted a new exhibit, sorry! The last exhibit was a Casper doll, I thought it would be appropriate to follow... Read more

    Posted on 25 May 2020 BOOKS
  • International Museum Day 2020

    International Museum 2020

    Today is International Museum Day! The theme for 2020 is “Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion”. The aim is to become a rallying point to both celebrat... Read more

    Posted on 18 May 2020 BOOKS
  • Hot Stuff Prototype Glass

    Stuff Prototype Glass

    I would like to take a moment to welcome the newest supporter of the Harvey Mercheum website, Paul Merolle! He is a long time fan of Harvey Comics, with a... Read more

    Posted on 09 May 2020 BOOKS
  • R.I.P. Tommy Maletta

    I would like to add my voice to those expressing their sorrow at the loss of Tommy Maletta, owner of Best Comics International. Tommy died of cancer, not Novel... Read more

    Posted on 09 May 2020 BOOKS
  • Get Organized!

    For those of you who have more free time on your hands, The Intelligent Collector magazine just published a great checklist of five ways to improve your... Read more

    Posted on 09 May 2020 BOOKS
  • Last Three Wonder Books as Jigidi Puzzles

    Last Three Wonder Books Jigidi Puzzles

    It’s been over a month since I posted anything to Jigidi! Today we finish the Wonder Books contributed by Rick Beckham, enjoy! Read more

    Posted on 03 May 2020 BOOKS
  • World Intellectual Property Day 2020

    Today is World Intellectual Property Day! This year’s theme is an important one, “Innovate for a Green Future”, but no physical events have been organized,... Read more

    Posted on 26 April 2020 BOOKS
  • Zoom Background Added to Downloads

    Zoom Background Added Downloads

    Now you can show your support for the Harvey Mercheum by using the new “Explosion of Merchandise” background while on Zoom! The image has been sized according t... Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2020 BOOKS
  • Buy Me a Coffee!

    Coffee!

    I mentioned in one of the posts about the history of the Harvey Mercheum website about how I looked to the websites I was already visiting for inspiration. Read more

    Posted on 19 April 2020 BOOKS
  • I’m Still Here

    Sorry for not posting last weekend. I am very fortunate, in that I am still employed, and my employer gave me the equipment I need to work from home. Read more

    Posted on 11 April 2020 BOOKS
  • 28 Exhibits Posted in Sixth Year!

    Exhibits Posted Sixth Year!

    Oh my goodness, between working from home and staying indoors, I have gotten so disoriented, I almost forgot that today is the six year anniversary of the Harve... Read more

    Posted on 01 April 2020 BOOKS
  • Talking Casper Doll Guest Exhibit Posted

    Talking Casper Doll Guest Exhibit Posted

    Some excellent progress this morning on the toys Mattel made for Harvey! First off, I embedded a television commercial for the Casper Music Box on its exhibit... Read more

    Posted on 29 March 2020 BOOKS
  • First Three Wonder Books as Jigidi Puzzles

    First Three Wonder Books Jigidi Puzzles

    Being stuck inside is a great excuse for solving Jigidi puzzles! Today we start the Wonder Books contributed by Rick Beckham, enjoy! Read more

    Posted on 22 March 2020 BOOKS
  • Gloria Mini-maquette Guest Exhibit

    Gloria Mini-maquette Guest Exhibit

    I frequently say how it is better to see museum exhibits in person, but with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) going around, virtual museums are having their... Read more

    Posted on 22 March 2020 BOOKS
  • Richie Rich Iron-on Patch Guest Exhibit

    Richie Rich Iron-on Patch Guest Exhibit

    Today we have a new exhibit from an old friend of the Harvey Mercheum! Our first guest contributor, Richie Rich Yahoo Group member Duff, recently got back in... Read more

    Posted on 15 March 2020 BOOKS
  • Harvey Merchandise Ads Part 3: the 1970’s

    Harvey Merchandise Part 1970’s

    Continued from part 2:Harvey merchandise ads part 2: the 1960’sToday we conclude Rick Beckham’s scans of advertisements for Harvey merchandise with a total of... Read more

    Posted on 08 March 2020 BOOKS
  • Three New Jigidi Puzzles to Start off March

    Three Jigidi Puzzles Start March

    Here are the next three Jigidi puzzles, two Casper items and a Wendy and Sad Sack item, enjoy!Casper 8 Safety ButtonsCasper Ultra uncut 9 card sheetSad Sack... Read more

    Posted on 01 March 2020 BOOKS
  • Harvey Merchandise Ads Part 2: the 1960’s

    Harvey Merchandise Part 1960’s

    Continued from part 1:Harvey merchandise ads part 1: the 1950’sToday we continue Rick Beckham’s scans of advertisements for Harvey merchandise with a total of... Read more

    Posted on 29 February 2020 BOOKS
  • PHP Version Updated Again

    Version Updated Again

    It’s funny, it was just over a month ago that I manually updated PHP from 7.1 to 7.2. SiteGround has just jumped their managed PHP version from 7.1 to 7.3,... Read more

    Posted on 27 February 2020 BOOKS
  • Harvey Merchandise Ads Part 1: the 1950’s

    Harvey Merchandise Part 1950’s

    After submitting so many wonderful guest exhibits, Rick Beckham then started going through his comic book collection, looking for advertisements for Harvey... Read more

    Posted on 23 February 2020 BOOKS