(June 1959)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1959-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Comics [Stamp]
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Newspaper reprint data provided by Jeremy Pothast and entered by Gene Reed.


[no title indexed] (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:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Odds Zonn

Indexer Notes

Art credit based on Joe Simon's comments in his book The Comic Book Makers.

Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 1)

The FUNman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
children; religious
Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople to sell plaques with religious mottoes. They can earn money or prizes.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Tracy vs Odds Zonn (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; children; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Little Wings; Odds Zonn; Diet Smith; Professor von Nucleus.
Synopsis:
Medical tests show that Little Wings has been exposed to radioactivity and may lose a leg unless it can be treated properly. Diet Smith and Tracy appeal to Professor Von Nucleus, a specialist in treating radiation poisoning.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1953-04-12 to 1953-05-10.

When Split Seconds Count (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

US Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

School Home Work You Can Pay More -- But Why? (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Scripto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Amazing Gold-Plated Miniature Spy Camera (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Modern Merchandise Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Daisy Gunbook Ready! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Hurry! Hurry! Get your copies of the new June Harvey Comics! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

I bike-hiked through Florida on my Shelby Airflo de Luxe (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Shelby Cycle Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

319 All-Different Stamps from All Over the World (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

In all history - what three characters caused the most riots? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Reversible Auto Seat Covers (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Mardo Sales Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

"Papa is such a tease." (Table of Contents: 12)

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; Sam Catchem; Diet Smith; Professor von Nucleus; Little Wings; Odds Zonn
Synopsis:
Diet Smith brings Professor von Nucleus to the United States to cure Little Wings of her radiation poisoning. Against the rules of the hospital, von Nucleus locks himself in the room with Little Wings and begins his treatment. He cures her of her poisoning and quietly leaves the hospital and returns home. Odds Zonn, who has the same poisoning, goes to the hospital and demands that they give him the professor's machine so he can cure himself.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1953-05-11 to 1953-05-30.

The Urschel Case (Table of Contents: 13)

America's Finest / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Characters:
Mr. Walter R. Jarrett; Mrs. Walter R. Jarrett; Mr. Charles F. Urschel; Mrs. Charles F. Urschel; Bates Kelly
Synopsis:
How the F.B.I. solved a kidnap case.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text has been re-typed to use less space, but no words have been deleted.

A kangaroo mother and son (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Curtiss Candy Company / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

"It was grand of you to invite us tonight, Mrs. Croydon." (Table of Contents: 15)

Girl Friday / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Myra Martin; Glenn Wilson; George Croydon; Alison Croydon; Sidney Perry
Synopsis:
Myra solves a murder at a dinner party.

The Midget Magician (Table of Contents: 16)

Dick Tracy / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Junior Tracy; Dick Tracy; Maestro
Reprints:

Thrilling, Packed with Fun! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Picture Yourself Going Places (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

International Correspondence Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Sil-O-Jet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

You Can Get a Cracker Jack Birthstone Identification Bracelet, Too! (Table of Contents: 20) (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. Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  3. 2. Tracy vs Odds Zonn
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. When Split Seconds Count
    US Keds
  5. 4. School Home Work You Can Pay More -- But Why?
    Scripto
  6. 5. Amazing Gold-Plated Miniature Spy Camera
    Modern Merchandise Co.
  7. 6. Daisy Gunbook Ready!
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  8. 7. Hurry! Hurry! Get your copies of the new June Harvey Comics!
    Harvey Comics News
  9. 8. I bike-hiked through Florida on my Shelby Airflo de Luxe
    Shelby Cycle Company
  10. 9. 319 All-Different Stamps from All Over the World
    Zenith Co.
  11. 10. In all history - what three characters caused the most riots?
    Harvey Comics
  12. 11. Reversible Auto Seat Covers
    Mardo Sales Corporation
  13. 12. "Papa is such a tease."
    Dick Tracy
  14. 13. The Urschel Case
    America's Finest
  15. 14. A kangaroo mother and son
    Curtiss Candy Company
  16. 15. "It was grand of you to invite us tonight, Mrs. Croydon."
    Girl Friday
  17. 16. The Midget Magician
    Dick Tracy
  18. 17. Thrilling, Packed with Fun!
    National Puzzle Contest
  19. 18. Picture Yourself Going Places
    International Correspondence Schools
  20. 19. Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane
    Sil-O-Jet
  21. 20. You Can Get a Cracker Jack Birthstone Identification Bracelet, Too!
    Cracker Jack
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  • Gene Reed
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