(May 1954)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1954-03-15
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

Indicia title is DICK TRACY COMICS MONTHLY.

On sale date based on date given in last panel of the Dick Tracy story in Dick Tracy Comics Monthly #74.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

Simon credit per The Comic Book Makers.

Amazing Offer! Free 100 Foreign Stamps (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers (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; crime
Characters:
Crewy Lou; Sphinx; Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem
Synopsis:
Tracy becomes suspicious of the photographers who want to take pictures of his daughter.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First page of story includes a synopsis of what has gone before. This is a continuation of the story from issue #74.

Harvey Famous Name Comics Loved by Millions (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

["P-s-s-st! Pud, let's play a trick on Tim!"] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

10 Power Microscope (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

G & K Sales / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Stop! Like a Scorpion (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

New Departure / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["Hello, Operator!"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Casper the Friendly Ghost / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Look for the bug Harvey "H" for the best in comics! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

New Magic Action Doll (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Play Red Hot Harmonica Music in 8 Minutes Flat! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Jay Turner / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 2 (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Crewy Lou
Synopsis:
Dick and Sam chase Crewy Lou through a hospital.
Reprints:
  • US in Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #145 (April 1961) [Pages 1-7 of story in #145 are reprinted from this source.], #145 (April 1961) [Pages 1-7 of story in #145 are reprinted from this source.]
  • from Dick Tracy Daily (Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Death Casts a Vote (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

America's Most Sensational Comic Book (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

["Look at it, Mr. Wilson...burned to a crisp!"] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Glenn Wilson; Myra Martin
Synopsis:
Myra helps investigate a fire.

A Matter of Time (Table of Contents: 15)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Calling All Crime-Stoppers (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

["I -- I found him dead, Mr. Gehrhart!"] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Boris Gehrhart; John London; Bart Samson
Synopsis:
The Count investigates a murder in a men's dormitory.

Breathtaking -- Garden Under Glass (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Everlast Garden / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Giant Kiddie Playhouse (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Giant Playhouse / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Complete Baffling Magic Outfit (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Live Toy Circus (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cracker Jack Offers You Genuine Judy Jane Doll Dresses (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Amazing Offer! Free 100 Foreign Stamps
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  3. 2. Dick Tracy and the Case of the Fiendish Photographers
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Harvey Famous Name Comics Loved by Millions
    Harvey Comics
  5. 4. ["P-s-s-st! Pud, let's play a trick on Tim!"]
    Fleer Dubble Bubble
  6. 5. 10 Power Microscope
    G & K Sales
  7. 6. Stop! Like a Scorpion
    New Departure
  8. 7. ["Hello, Operator!"]
    Casper the Friendly Ghost
  9. 8. Look for the bug Harvey "H" for the best in comics!
    Harvey Comics
  10. 9. New Magic Action Doll
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  11. 10. Play Red Hot Harmonica Music in 8 Minutes Flat!
    Jay Turner
  12. 11. Part 2
    Dick Tracy
  13. 12. Death Casts a Vote
  14. 13. America's Most Sensational Comic Book
    Harvey Comics
  15. 14. ["Look at it, Mr. Wilson...burned to a crisp!"]
    Girl Friday
  16. 15. A Matter of Time
  17. 16. Calling All Crime-Stoppers
    Dick Tracy
  18. 17. ["I -- I found him dead, Mr. Gehrhart!"]
    Minit Mystery starring The Count
  19. 18. Breathtaking -- Garden Under Glass
    Everlast Garden
  20. 19. Giant Kiddie Playhouse
    Giant Playhouse
  21. 20. Complete Baffling Magic Outfit
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  22. 21. Live Toy Circus
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  23. 22. Cracker Jack Offers You Genuine Judy Jane Doll Dresses
    Cracker Jack
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