(April 1954)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Famous Name Comics
Editing:
Joe Simon
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Actual indicia title is DICK TRACY COMICS MONTHLY.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy

Extra Money for All Those Extras You Want (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now You Fly a Real Jet Plane (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jetex / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Joe Simon (splash); Chester Gould
Inks:
Joe Simon (splash); Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
Chester Gould

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Tess Tracy; Bonny Braids; Junior Tracy; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Crewy Lou; Sphinx; Sparkle Plenty
Synopsis:
After getting thousands of letters, Dick and Tess accept the name a nurse gives their baby. A photographer convinces Dick to allow her to photograph the child. What Tracy does not realize is that the photographer plans to kidnap his child.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Splash panel of this story is used for the cover.

["He's the first snake charmer we've seen in India!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Fleer Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Save $100.00 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Leecraft / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Loved by Millions (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Charming Bird House and Complete Bird Care Station (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bird Friends of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
Chester Gould

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Junior ; Tracy; Fortson B. Knox; Crewy Lou; Sphinx
Synopsis:
Kidnapping turns into murder as Crewy Lou and Sphinx attempt to steal the Knox baby.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues to next issue.

Death of a Dog-Lover (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

["Glenn, this is terrible! Not a sign of a breeze all day!"] (Table of Contents)

Girl Friday / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Glenn Wilson; Myra Martin
Synopsis:
Glenn and Myra solve a murder on a sailboat.
Reprints:

Murder at the Bar X-Y (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Sam Blaine
Reprints:

Calling All Crime-Stoppers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Dick Tracy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

["The poor girl was found outside of town!"] (Table of Contents)

Minit Mystery starring The Count / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
The Count; Inspector Kelly
Synopsis:
The Count solves the murder of a dancer.
Reprints:

Free...Prized Set of 4 Official United Nations Stamps (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Littleton Stanp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Suppose You Were the First Earth Man to Meet a Martian Face to Face (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Science-Fiction Book Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get Prizes...Make Money This Easy Way (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Extra Money for All Those Extras You Want
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  3. 2. Now You Fly a Real Jet Plane
    Jetex
  4. 3. Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers
  5. 4. ["He's the first snake charmer we've seen in India!"]
    Fleer Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. Save $100.00
    Leecraft
  7. 6. Loved by Millions
    Harvey Comics
  8. 7. Charming Bird House and Complete Bird Care Station
    Bird Friends of America
  9. 8. Part 2
    Dick Tracy
  10. 9. Death of a Dog-Lover
  11. 10. ["Glenn, this is terrible! Not a sign of a breeze all day!"]
    Girl Friday
  12. 11. Murder at the Bar X-Y
  13. 12. Calling All Crime-Stoppers
    Dick Tracy
  14. 13. ["The poor girl was found outside of town!"]
    Minit Mystery starring The Count
  15. 14. Free...Prized Set of 4 Official United Nations Stamps
    Littleton Stanp Co.
  16. 15. Suppose You Were the First Earth Man to Meet a Martian Face to Face
    Science-Fiction Book Club
  17. 16. In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. Get Prizes...Make Money This Easy Way
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko