(August 1955)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1955-06-14
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

On sale date based on Harvey Comics News feature.


[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
Characters:
Dick Tracy

Hi Kids! Thanks Again 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 3-D Magee (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; 3-d Magee; Pony Plenty; Kincaid Plenty; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Little Wings
Synopsis:
Kincaid refuses to be blackmailed by his ex-wife and 3-D Magee and returns to inspect the progress on the construction progress of B.O.'s new bathroom. Tracy poses as a waiter to obtain Magee's fingerprints. While he and Sam are trying to idnetify 3-D Magee, Magee devises a scheme to frighten Kincaid into paying the blackmail demand.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

The first page of this story is a half-page recap of the previous issue and a half-page to the story.

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

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / 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-Second Seconds Faster (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

US Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The identification card of 3-D Magee is now on the police network wire-photo machine.] (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; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Wings; Kincaid Plenty; Pony Plenty; 3-D Magee
Synopsis:
While Kincaid tries to thwart the blackmail plot of his ex-wife and 3-D Magee, Tracy sends a photo of 3-D to the police network. Posing as an ice cream vendor, 3-D gives Sparkle and Wings some ice cream and at the same time leaves some rare Peruvian ants, which bite the children and make them violently ill. Sam tracks down and antidote. 3-D Magee begins building a special vest that he says will help him extort more money from Kincaid Plenty.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-x-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

Story continues to next issue.

History of San Quentin (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; history
Reprints:

[In hit and run cases] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
car; crime; detective-mystery
Synopsis:
How broken headlights can identiy cars in hit-and-run cases.

The Detroit Police (Table of Contents: 10)

America's Finest / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

["I'm here now, Ardis"] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Boris Gehrhart; Ardis; Ken
Synopsis:
Boris eesponds to a friend's plea for help.
Reprints:

Win a Luxurious Lone Star Cabin Cruiser (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Dash Dog Food / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

I Bike-Hiked Through Florida on My Shelby Airflo de Luxe (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

A Guy's Best Buy (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)

Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Makes Cold Drinks Instantly (Table of Contents: 17) (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 Again for Your Wonderful and Interesting Letters.
    Harvey Comics News
  3. 2. Tracy vs 3-D Magee
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. For Super Summer Fun! Buy and Shoot a Daisy Air Rifle!
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
  5. 4. Gee Whiz - It's a G-3
    Goodyear
  6. 5. Kids! Team Up with Your Parents
    Popsicle
  7. 6. Split-Second Seconds Faster
    US Keds
  8. 7. [The identification card of 3-D Magee is now on the police network wire-photo machine.]
    Dick Tracy
  9. 8. History of San Quentin
    America' Finest
  10. 9. [In hit and run cases]
    Crimestoppers Textbook
  11. 10. The Detroit Police
    America's Finest
  12. 11. ["I'm here now, Ardis"]
    Minit Mystery Starring the Count
  13. 12. Win a Luxurious Lone Star Cabin Cruiser
    Dash Dog Food
  14. 13. I Bike-Hiked Through Florida on My Shelby Airflo de Luxe
    Shelby Cycle Company
  15. 14. A Guy's Best Buy
    Blondie and Dagwood
  16. 15. The Cooked Goose
    Sad Sack
  17. 16. Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  18. 17. Makes Cold Drinks Instantly
    Curtiss Candy Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko