(April 1954)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1954-02-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Famous Name Comics
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited)
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)

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.

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

Jetex / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["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 / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Lieutenant Peter McCall; Jason Kent; Franklin Kent; Letty Kent; Jerome Kent
Synopsis:
A dog helps Lt. McCall solve a murder.
Reprints:

Now on Sale! At All Newsstands! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ripley's Believe It or Not / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

["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. Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers
  4. 3. Now You Fly a Real Jet Plane
    Jetex
  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. Now on Sale! At All Newsstands!
    Ripley's Believe It or Not
  12. 11. ["Glenn, this is terrible! Not a sign of a breeze all day!"]
    Girl Friday
  13. 12. Murder at the Bar X-Y
  14. 13. Calling All Crime-Stoppers
    Dick Tracy
  15. 14. ["The poor girl was found outside of town!"]
    Minit Mystery starring The Count
  16. 15. Free...Prized Set of 4 Official United Nations Stamps
    Littleton Stanp Co.
  17. 16. Suppose You Were the First Earth Man to Meet a Martian Face to Face
    Science-Fiction Book Club
  18. 17. In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. Get Prizes...Make Money This Easy Way
    American Seed Co.
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