(June 1953)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1953-02-18
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 in date given in last panel of Dick Tracy story in Dick Tracy Comics Monthly #63.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery

Buy A Daisy (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case Of The Interrupted Honeymoon (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:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Tess
Synopsis:
Dick Tracy gets married to Tess.
Reprints:
  • US in Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #141 (August 1960) [Some panels altered to conform to the Comics Code Authority. ]
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

$100,00.00 in Cash Prizes (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Family Puzzle Contest / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["He's Got To Shovel The Driveway..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Calling All Space Rangers (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Space Squadron / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Harvey (Table of Contents: 6)

Harvey Comics / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
adventure; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; crime; domestic
Characters:
Joe Palooka; Dick Tracy; Humphrey; Dagwood; Blondie; Spooky; Dotty Dripple; Rags Rabbit; Daisy and Her Pups
Synopsis:
A Calendar For The 12 months of 1953

Wow! Nothing Beats This (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

New Issues Harvey Comics (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

The Interrupted Honeymoon Part 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 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; Tess Tracy; Sam Ketcham; Wormy
Synopsis:
Even though battered after being dragged for miles behind a car, Tracy sets out to find the identity of the man who dragged him. Meanwhile, Wormy returns to the paint shop and begins changing the color of his car. Unknowingly, the exhaust from the gasoline-powered compressor is pooling inside the car where his wife has gone to keep warm. Wormy finishes painting the car, only to find his wife suffocated inside it.
Reprints:
  • US in Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #141 (August 1960) [Bottom tier of page from the original story is not reprinted.]
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the next issue on sale May 14th.

Death For A Dowager (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Mathilda Turner; Inspector Larson; Helen Kirk; Adam Kirk; Gil Turner; Joy Turner; Janet Turner
Synopsis:
Who Killed Mathilda Turner?
Reprints:

Calling All Crime-Stoppers Mail This Order Today (Table of Contents: 11)

Dick Tracy Comics Monthly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy
Synopsis:
Generic ad for Dick Tracy Comics Monthly.

["Hey! Call off that hound!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Girl Friday / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Myra Martin; Glenn Wilson; Peter Salont; Carl Norman
Synopsis:
Did Carl Kill Peter?
Reprints:

Lady Killer (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Kevin McFarland; Marjorie Lane
Synopsis:
Guess Who Killed Who?

By Popular Demand! Back in the Army Again! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

["Good thing the weather cleared up right after that thunderstorm!"] (Table of Contents: 15)

Minit Mystery Starring the Count / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
The Count; Victor Carter; Hugh Carter
Synopsis:
How Did The Count Know Victor Killed Hugh?
Reprints:

Buy Direct From Importer (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Consumers Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Free! 235 Stamps (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Check the Kind of Body You Want! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get Cracker Jack's Amazing Jet Propelled Railroad Engine (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Buy A Daisy
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  3. 2. The Case Of The Interrupted Honeymoon
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. $100,00.00 in Cash Prizes
    Family Puzzle Contest
  5. 4. ["He's Got To Shovel The Driveway..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Calling All Space Rangers
    Space Squadron
  7. 6. Harvey
    Harvey Comics
  8. 7. Wow! Nothing Beats This
    Arnold, Schwinn and Company
  9. 8. New Issues Harvey Comics
    Harvey Comics
  10. 9. The Interrupted Honeymoon Part 2
    Dick Tracy
  11. 10. Death For A Dowager
  12. 11. Calling All Crime-Stoppers Mail This Order Today
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  13. 12. ["Hey! Call off that hound!"]
    Girl Friday
  14. 13. Lady Killer
  15. 14. By Popular Demand! Back in the Army Again!
    Sad Sack
  16. 15. ["Good thing the weather cleared up right after that thunderstorm!"]
    Minit Mystery Starring the Count
  17. 16. Buy Direct From Importer
    Consumers Mart
  18. 17. Free! 235 Stamps
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  19. 18. Check the Kind of Body You Want!
    Charles Atlas
  20. 19. Get Cracker Jack's Amazing Jet Propelled Railroad Engine
    Cracker Jack
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig A Hadley
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko