Four Color #163 - Dick Tracy
(September 1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "DICK TRACY, No. 163." No code number. Copyright 1941, 1947 by The Chicago Tribune. Most information in this index from Kenneth Blair.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chester Gould ?
Inks
Chester Gould ?
Colors
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton
Reprints

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

Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trigger Doom, Black Pearl, Rono (Nails) Wolley...
Genre
crime
Characters
Trigger Doom; Black Pearl; Rono (Nails) Wolley; Czar; Little Face Finny; The Mole; Scardol; B-B Eyes; Deafy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white. This is essentially the first of three parts of this gallery. The second and third are on the inside back cover and back cover.

[Trigger Doom and the Stolen Jewels] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; The Constable; Ginger; Loma; Czar; Trigger Doom; Little Face Finny
Synopsis
While on the trail of Trigger Doom and some stolen jewels, Tracy encounters other classic rogues and guest stars.
Reprints
  • from Dick Tracy (News-Tribune Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1941.

Indexer Notes

This is all put together from the newspaper comic strips and placed in the order they were published.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Frank Redrum, Lee Ting, Stud Bronzen...
Genre
crime
Characters
Frank Redrum; Lee Ting; Stud Bronzen; Rot Tur; Ramm; Prof. Emirc; John Lavir; Stooge Viller; Edward Nuremoh

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white. Second of three galleries.

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

Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Steve Brogan, Larceny Lu, Mortimer...
Genre
crime
Characters
Steve Brogan; Larceny Lu; Mortimer; Doc Hump; Boris Arson; JoJo; Karpse; Marro; The Blank

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Third of three galleries.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. ["Trigger Doom, Black Pearl, Rono (Nails) Wolley..."]
    Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery
  3. 2. [Trigger Doom and the Stolen Jewels]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. ["Frank Redrum, Lee Ting, Stud Bronzen..."]
    Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery
  5. 4. ["Steve Brogan, Larceny Lu, Mortimer..."]
    Dick Tracy's Rogues' Gallery
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