(March 1952)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1952-01-11
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 house ad in Dick Tracy Comics Monthly #48.


Will Tracy Be in Time? (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Mumbles

["Aren't you as sick and tired as I was of being skinny"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Case of the Murderous Minstrels (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; Mumbles; Kiss Andtel; Mrs. De Pyster
Synopsis:
Mumbles and his gang rob the charity event held by Mrs. De Pyster and force Kiss Andtel to go along with them. Taking a boat out into stormy weather, Mumbles plans to take all of the money and dynamite the boat with his band and Kiss Andtel still on board. Kiss tries to signal Tracy in the storm, but is caught by Mumbles, who binds her leaves her in the cabin with dynamite. Mumbles makes his escape in a rubber raft.
Reprints:
  • US in Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #120 (February 1958) [Page 1 splash and paneld 2-4 not reprinted; Page 7 not reprinted. ]
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1947-11-06 to 1947-12-07.

Powerful (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Imperial Sales Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys! Girls! Look! Get This 24 K Gold-Plated Good Luck Ring (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Now! 100 Biggest, Best Laughs with Blondie! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Fate Evens the Score (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Kiss Andtel; The Chief; Mumbles
Synopsis:
Mumbles suffers misfortune with his rubber raft. Kiss Andtel receives a telegram with good news.
Reprints:

Now You Can Subscribe to One, Two, Three, or All (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Dick Tracy and The Killer Who Returned from the Dead (Table of Contents: 8)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; Mr Clark;
Synopsis:
Tracy and Patton investigate the theft of the top section of a monument from India.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1947-12-11 to 1947-12-27. (December 25, 1947 not reprinted.)

A Polite Case of Murder (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Detective-Lieutenant Joe Haskins; Harvey J. Malcolm
Synopsis:
Haskins investigates the murder to Harvey Malcolm's secretary.
Reprints:

Attention All Crimestoppers! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Dick Tracy Comics Monthly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

Is Tracy Trapped? (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

["Yeah, Buddy! Only six bucks!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Beware of These Rackets / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
The truth about knockoff watches and pocketbooks.

The FBI Fingerprint Bureau (Table of Contents: 13)

America's Finest / text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; history
Synopsis:
Brief history of how fingerprints are used to identify criminals.
Reprints:

Warfront (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Warfront / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

[What president of the U.S. not only served as a sheriff...] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais
Inks:
Rudy Palais
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; history
Synopsis:
Questions about the president, William Tell, fingerprints, claustrophobia, and shoplifting.
Reprints:

["Hello, police! Come quickly!"] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Mr. Black
Synopsis:
Tracy investigates an apparent suicide.

[Carbon Monoxide, Fingerprints, Tires, Cartridges] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Junior Tracy
Synopsis:
Brief descriptions of how various pieces of evidence are processed.
Reprints:

An Amazing New Health Supporter Belt (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Ronnie Sales, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Special Introductory Offer (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

H. & S. Sales Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Terrific Price Smash (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Consumers Price Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Fix Any Part of Any Car (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Motor Book Dept. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Will Tracy Be in Time?
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. ["Aren't you as sick and tired as I was of being skinny"]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Nature
  3. 2. The Case of the Murderous Minstrels
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Powerful
    Imperial Sales Co.
  5. 4. Boys! Girls! Look! Get This 24 K Gold-Plated Good Luck Ring
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  6. 5. Now! 100 Biggest, Best Laughs with Blondie!
  7. 6. Fate Evens the Score
  8. 7. Now You Can Subscribe to One, Two, Three, or All
    Harvey Comics
  9. 8. Dick Tracy and The Killer Who Returned from the Dead
    Dick Tracy
  10. 9. A Polite Case of Murder
  11. 10. Attention All Crimestoppers!
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  12. 11. Is Tracy Trapped?
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  13. 12. ["Yeah, Buddy! Only six bucks!"]
    Beware of These Rackets
  14. 13. The FBI Fingerprint Bureau
    America's Finest
  15. 14. Warfront
    Warfront
  16. 15. [What president of the U.S. not only served as a sheriff...]
    Calling All Sleuths
  17. 16. ["Hello, police! Come quickly!"]
    Dick Tracy Minit Mystery
  18. 17. [Carbon Monoxide, Fingerprints, Tires, Cartridges]
    Crimestoppers Handbook
  19. 18. An Amazing New Health Supporter Belt
    Ronnie Sales, Inc.
  20. 19. Special Introductory Offer
    H. & S. Sales Co.
  21. 20. Terrific Price Smash
    Consumers Price Mart
  22. 21. How to Fix Any Part of Any Car
    Motor Book Dept.
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  • Gene Reed
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