(April 1954)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1954-02-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Famous Name Comics
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Actual indicia title is DICK TRACY COMICS MONTHLY.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy

Extra Money for All Those Extras You Want (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Tess Tracy; Bonny Braids; Junior Tracy; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Crewy Lou; Sphinx; Sparkle Plenty
Synopsis
After getting thousands of letters, Dick and Tess accept the name a nurse gives their baby. A photographer convinces Dick to allow her to photograph the child. What Tracy does not realize is that the photographer plans to kidnap his child.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Splash panel of this story is used for the cover.

Now You Fly a Real Jet Plane (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Jetex / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Save $100.00 (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Leecraft / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Loved by Millions (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Charming Bird House and Complete Bird Care Station (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Bird Friends of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 2 (Table of Contents: 8)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Junior ; Tracy; Fortson B. Knox; Crewy Lou; Sphinx
Synopsis
Kidnapping turns into murder as Crewy Lou and Sphinx attempt to steal the Knox baby.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues to next issue.

Death of a Dog-Lover (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Lieutenant Peter McCall; Jason Kent; Franklin Kent; Letty Kent; Jerome Kent
Synopsis
A dog helps Lt. McCall solve a murder.
Reprints

Now on Sale! At All Newsstands! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Ripley's Believe It or Not / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Glenn, this is terrible! Not a sign of a breeze all day!
Genre
crime
Characters
Glenn Wilson; Myra Martin
Synopsis
Glenn and Myra solve a murder on a sailboat.
Reprints

Murder at the Bar X-Y (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Sam Blaine
Reprints

Calling All Crime-Stoppers (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Dick Tracy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Minit Mystery starring The Count / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The poor girl was found outside of town!
Genre
crime
Characters
The Count; Inspector Kelly
Synopsis
The Count solves the murder of a dancer.
Reprints

Free...Prized Set of 4 Official United Nations Stamps (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Suppose You Were the First Earth Man to Meet a Martian Face to Face (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Science-Fiction Book Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Get Prizes...Make Money This Easy Way (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Extra Money for All Those Extras You Want
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  3. 2. Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers
  4. 3. Now You Fly a Real Jet Plane
    Jetex
  5. 4. ["He's the first snake charmer we've seen in India!"]
    Fleer Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. Save $100.00
    Leecraft
  7. 6. Loved by Millions
    Harvey Comics
  8. 7. Charming Bird House and Complete Bird Care Station
    Bird Friends of America
  9. 8. Part 2
    Dick Tracy
  10. 9. Death of a Dog-Lover
  11. 10. Now on Sale! At All Newsstands!
    Ripley's Believe It or Not
  12. 11. ["Glenn, this is terrible! Not a sign of a breeze all day!"]
    Girl Friday
  13. 12. Murder at the Bar X-Y
  14. 13. Calling All Crime-Stoppers
    Dick Tracy
  15. 14. ["The poor girl was found outside of town!"]
    Minit Mystery starring The Count
  16. 15. Free...Prized Set of 4 Official United Nations Stamps
    Littleton Stanp Co.
  17. 16. Suppose You Were the First Earth Man to Meet a Martian Face to Face
    Science-Fiction Book Club
  18. 17. In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. Get Prizes...Make Money This Easy Way
    American Seed Co.
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  • Gene Reed
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