(July 1955)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1955-05
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 assist from Art Lortie.


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

Hi kids! Thanks for your wonderful and interesting letters! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

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; Diet Smith; Odds Zonn; Diet Smith; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Little Wings; Kincaid Plenty
Synopsis:
Odds Zonn goes to the hospital for a cure to his radiation poisoning. When Tracy tries to capture him, Zonn pulls a gun. Tracy uses a piece of bulletproof glass to close in, and Zonn is killed by his own ricochet when he fires at Tracy. B. O.'s brother Kincaid shows up and after spending a night with the his brother, offers to build a modern bathroom for B. O., who refuses to accept charity from anyone.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1953-05-31 to 1953-06-28.

For Super Summer Fun! Buy and Shoot a Daisy Training Air Rifle (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Gee Whiz - It's a G-3 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Goodyear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kids! Team Up with Your Parents (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Split-Seconds Faster (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

US Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Dacy! Plague take it, come in!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

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; children; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Little Wings; Kincaid Plenty; 3-D Magee
Synopsis:
B. O. Penty starts digging the foundation for his new bathroom and orders the fixtures. Meanwhile, 3-D Magee teams up with Kincaid's ex-wife to devise a scheme to swindle Kincaid out of $100,000.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1953-06-29 to 1953-07-18.

The Dowager (Table of Contents: 8)

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:

To hike through deep woods... (Table of Contents: 9)

Crimestoppers Textbook / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Directions for using a compass.

The 7 Who Defied Death (Table of Contents: 10)

America's Finest / text story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; crime
Reprints:

Secret Motor Numbers (Table of Contents: 11)

Crimestoppers Textbook / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
How the police track stolen automobiles.

["It's so peaceful here..."] (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; Stewart; Captain Nixon
Synopsis:
Myra solves a shipboard murder.
Reprints:

You Can Get a Cracker Jack Birthstone Identification Bracelet, Too! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Guy's Best Guy (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Blondie and Dagwood / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

The Cooked Goose (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Sad Sack / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

She's Great, Mate! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Mazie and Flat-Top / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Boo-tiful Reading for All (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Casper and Spooky / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

I bike-hiked through Florida on my Shelby Airflo de Luxe (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Shelby Cycle Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Curtiss Miracle-Aid (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Curtiss Candy Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Hi kids! Thanks for your wonderful and interesting letters!
    Harvey Comics News
  3. 2. Tracy vs. Odds Zonn
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. For Super Summer Fun! Buy and Shoot a Daisy Training Air Rifle
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  5. 4. Gee Whiz - It's a G-3
    Goodyear
  6. 5. Kids! Team Up with Your Parents
    Popsicle
  7. 6. Split-Seconds Faster
    US Keds
  8. 7. ["Dacy! Plague take it, come in!"]
    Dick Tracy
  9. 8. The Dowager
  10. 9. To hike through deep woods...
    Crimestoppers Textbook
  11. 10. The 7 Who Defied Death
    America's Finest
  12. 11. Secret Motor Numbers
    Crimestoppers Textbook
  13. 12. ["It's so peaceful here..."]
    Girl Friday
  14. 13. You Can Get a Cracker Jack Birthstone Identification Bracelet, Too!
    Cracker Jack
  15. 14. A Guy's Best Guy
    Blondie and Dagwood
  16. 15. The Cooked Goose
    Sad Sack
  17. 16. She's Great, Mate!
    Mazie and Flat-Top
  18. 17. Boo-tiful Reading for All
    Casper and Spooky
  19. 18. I bike-hiked through Florida on my Shelby Airflo de Luxe
    Shelby Cycle Company
  20. 19. Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  21. 20. Curtiss Miracle-Aid
    Curtiss Candy Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko