(October 1951)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1951-08-08
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

Issue Notes

On sale date based on date given in DICK TRACY COMIC MONTHLY #43.


The Antiseptic Murderer (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton

War Is Hell! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Warfront / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Case of the Mouthwash Murderer (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; Gargles; Christmas Early; Pat Patton; Themesong
Synopsis:
Tracy tracks down Gargles.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1946-09-30 to 1946-10-30.

["Hey kids, I'm Roady Roadmaster!"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Roadmaster Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Have more bike fun in '51"] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Shelby Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Closing In (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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; Junior Tracy; Themesong; Christmas Early; Gargles
Synopsis:
Themesong goes on Christmas Early's radio show and begs her mother's killer to give himself up.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1946-10-31 to 1946-11-03.

["Where there's fun you find Cracker Jack"] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

You Don't Have to Wait Two Months for These Top Comics (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Final Battle (Table of Contents: 8)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 3 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; Pat Patton; Themesong; Gargles
Synopsis:
Tracy corners Gargles, who falls from a stack of glass panels. Gargles is impaled by a large shard of broken glass.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1946-11-04 to 1946-11-10.

Can Dick Tracy Be Hypnotized? (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

The Case of the Jewel Thief Hoax (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Kerry Drake / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Methods Of Crime Detection (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
An article on forensic techniques.
Reprints:

[Mail order dentures, cameras, rabbits, body creams, phony adjustors] (Table of Contents: 12)

Beware of These Rackets / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
One panel strips identifying different crime rackets.

[False Teeth, Burglar Alarm, Burie Clothes, Fingerprints] (Table of Contents: 13)

Crimestoppers Handbook / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy
Synopsis:
Tips on different criminal techniques

The Hot House Murder (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A one page murder mystery.

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

Special All New Original Stories in Each and Every Issue (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Daisy and Her Pups / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.1 page (report information)

How Well Do You Know the Law? (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A quiz on knowing the law.

Indexer Notes

Singing School, Shattered Glass, Perjury, Suspended Sentence

["Dick, these are press photos of the three suspects in the case."] (Table of Contents: 17)

Dick Tracy Minute Mystery / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; Wilbur Smoothtalk; Glamour Jones; Trial Brown; Tess
Synopsis:
You try to discover the killer of Mr. Playhard.
Reprints:

The Buckley Case (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
The story of a Detroit killing spree.

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

Use This Coupon (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 0.1 page (report information)

Look for the 13th Big Issue (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Little Max / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Everybody Laughs with Humphrey (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

["Rain...rain...go away!"] (Table of Contents: 22)

Sparkle Plenty / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sparkle Plenty; B.O. Plenty
Synopsis:
On a rainy day, Sparkle decides that she will make candy with B.O.
Reprints:

Hey, You Skinny Bag of Bones! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

What Builds a Champion Builds You! (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Antiseptic Murderer
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. War Is Hell!
    Warfront
  3. 2. Case of the Mouthwash Murderer
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. ["Hey kids, I'm Roady Roadmaster!"]
    Roadmaster Bicycles
  5. 4. ["Have more bike fun in '51"]
    Shelby Bicycles
  6. 5. Closing In
    Dick Tracy
  7. 6. ["Where there's fun you find Cracker Jack"]
    Cracker Jack
  8. 7. You Don't Have to Wait Two Months for These Top Comics
  9. 8. Final Battle
    Dick Tracy
  10. 9. Can Dick Tracy Be Hypnotized?
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  11. 10. The Case of the Jewel Thief Hoax
    Kerry Drake
  12. 11. Methods Of Crime Detection
  13. 12. [Mail order dentures, cameras, rabbits, body creams, phony adjustors]
    Beware of These Rackets
  14. 13. [False Teeth, Burglar Alarm, Burie Clothes, Fingerprints]
    Crimestoppers Handbook
  15. 14. The Hot House Murder
  16. 15. Special All New Original Stories in Each and Every Issue
    Daisy and Her Pups
  17. 16. How Well Do You Know the Law?
    Calling All Sleuths
  18. 17. ["Dick, these are press photos of the three suspects in the case."]
    Dick Tracy Minute Mystery
  19. 18. The Buckley Case
    America's Finest
  20. 19. Use This Coupon
    Wheaties
  21. 20. Look for the 13th Big Issue
    Little Max
  22. 21. Everybody Laughs with Humphrey
    Hunphrey
  23. 22. ["Rain...rain...go away!"]
    Sparkle Plenty
  24. 23. Hey, You Skinny Bag of Bones!
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  25. 24. What Builds a Champion Builds You!
    Wheaties
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko