(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

[no title indexed] (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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah, Buddy! Only six bucks!
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, police! Come quickly!
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)

Editing
Related Scans
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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