(June 1951)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1951-04-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics H
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An atom light! I'm blinded!
Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Diet Smith
Reprints

Mobilize for Defense (Table of Contents: 1)

American Red Cross / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
photo
Inks
photo
Letters
typeset

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
A brief history of the American Red Cross and its goals and accomplishments.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Case of the Atomic Killers (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Diet Smith; B. O. Plenty; Chief Brandon; Pat Patton
Synopsis
While Diet Smith tries to clear himself of murder charges, employees at his Detroit plant work on a scheme to steal one of Smith's atomic inventions. Tracy receives his first wrist radio.
Reprints

1st in Looks! 1st in Life! 1st in Value! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Monark Silver King, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Here's Why Schwinn Bikes Are the Best (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Arnold, Schwinn and Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Laboratory facilities on this boat are not nearly as good as those we had at the house.
Genre
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Diet Smith; Irma; Brilliant
Synopsis
Tracy and Smith search for the thieves who stole Smith's atomic light.
Reprints
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

You Don't Have to Wait Two Months for These Top Comics (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Boys! Girls! Hurry! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't you see, Brilliant!
Genre
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Diet Smith; B. O. Plenty; Irma; Brilliant
Synopsis
Thieves continue to use Diet Smith's atomic light to rob warehouses even as Tracy and Smith try to find them. Irma shoots Diet Smith while he's in the bathtub. B. O. Plenty discovers the wounded Smith and contacts Tracy.
Reprints

Murder by Mail! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Dick Tracy Comics Monthly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Radiator Emblems, Invisible Writing, Footprints, Geiger Counter] (Table of Contents: 10)

Crimestoppers Handbook / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy
Synopsis
Brief descriptions of how pieces of evidence are processed.
Reprints

How Well Do You Know the Law? (Table of Contents: 11)

Calling All Sleuths / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Synopsis
Multiple choice questions about hot cars, narcotics violations, ice, parole, attorney general.

Death Hangs on the Clothesline (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Just Out! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Black Cat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.1 page (report information)

[Sparkle Visits the Library] (Table of Contents: 14)

Sparkle Plenty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Sparkle Plenty

Bureau of Policewomen (Table of Contents: 15)

America's Finest / text story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime; history
Reprints

Folks! My new issue of Kerry Drake Detective Cases is Now on Sale! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Kerry Drake / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.1 page (report information)

Have More Fun in '51 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Bobby Shelby The Shelby Cycle Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Contracts, Charities, Bonds, Phony Talent Scouts] (Table of Contents: 18)

Beware of These Rackets / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Synopsis
How to avoid some of the most common rackets.

New! Sensational! At a Low, Low Price! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Niresk Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bud and Sis (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["An atom light! I'm blinded!"]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Mobilize for Defense
    American Red Cross
  3. 2. The Case of the Atomic Killers
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. 1st in Looks! 1st in Life! 1st in Value!
    Monark Silver King, Inc.
  5. 4. Here's Why Schwinn Bikes Are the Best
    Arnold, Schwinn and Company
  6. 5. ["Laboratory facilities on this boat are not nearly as good as those we had at the house."]
    Dick Tracy
  7. 6. You Don't Have to Wait Two Months for These Top Comics
    Harvey Comics
  8. 7. Boys! Girls! Hurry!
    Smith Brothers
  9. 8. ["Don't you see, Brilliant!"]
    Dick Tracy
  10. 9. Murder by Mail!
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  11. 10. [Radiator Emblems, Invisible Writing, Footprints, Geiger Counter]
    Crimestoppers Handbook
  12. 11. How Well Do You Know the Law?
    Calling All Sleuths
  13. 12. Death Hangs on the Clothesline
  14. 13. Just Out!
    Black Cat
  15. 14. [Sparkle Visits the Library]
    Sparkle Plenty
  16. 15. Bureau of Policewomen
    America's Finest
  17. 16. Folks! My new issue of Kerry Drake Detective Cases is Now on Sale!
    Kerry Drake
  18. 17. Have More Fun in '51
    Bobby Shelby The Shelby Cycle Company
  19. 18. [Contracts, Charities, Bonds, Phony Talent Scouts]
    Beware of These Rackets
  20. 19. New! Sensational! At a Low, Low Price!
    Niresk Industries
  21. 20. Bud and Sis
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko