(November 1955)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
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

[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]
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Kincaid Plenty

Indexer Notes

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

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

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Wailing Tree (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; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Angel; Kincaid Plenty; Pony Plenty
Synopsis:
Tracy and Sam utilize the talents of a diver to find a gun that will clear Kincaid of murder charges and end his ex-wife's blackmail scheme.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Hi, Diddle Diddle Can You Solve This Riddle? (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Goodyear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hurry! Hurry! Hurry! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Kool-Aid / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

This Happy Month Has Wonderful Surprises for You! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

School Home Work You Can Pay More - But Why? (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Scripto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Set the Pace for Your Bike Buddies! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Hi Kids! Get in My Davy Crockett Playhouse Tent! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Davy Crockett Playhouse / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["You've been down long enough for now, Jim."] (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Kincaid Plenty; B. O. Plenty; Gravel Gertie; Sparkle Plenty; Wingy
Synopsis:
The diver locates a gun at the bottom of a quarry lake. Tracy and Sam run numerous tests to restore the serial number. They discover that the gun belonged to Kincaid's ex-wife, and Kincaid is cleared of all charges.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Legal Medicine (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
history
Synopsis:
A brief history of forensics.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story was retyped to fit in a smaller space. Nothing was omitted.

Peter Penguin's a Very Sly Guy (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Curtiss Candy Company / advertisement / 0.2 page (report information)

The Brink's Robbery (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; history
Synopsis:
A brief account of the famous Brinks Armored Car robbery.
Reprints:

Scientific Crime Detection's Newest Aid (Table of Contents: 13)

Crimestopper's Textbook / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A brief account of the use of the electron microscope.

["OK. Page -- I'm here! What's going on?"] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Burlockoff
Inks:
Sam Burlockoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Myra Martin; Glenn Wilson; Lorna Gray; John Page
Synopsis:
Myra solves the murder of a woman who was engaged to two different men.
Reprints:

I Bike-Hiked through Colorado on My Shelby Golden Eagle! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Shelby Bicycles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

$7.18 Worth of Stamps (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Kids! Be the First to Send for the New Plastic Kings' Knights! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Josely Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hollywood Bride Walking Doll (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Niresk Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

It's Your Dream Bike Come True! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Arnold, Schwinn & Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Boys - Girls - Men - Women Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  3. 2. The Case of the Wailing Tree
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Hi, Diddle Diddle Can You Solve This Riddle?
    Goodyear
  5. 4. Hurry! Hurry! Hurry!
    Kool-Aid
  6. 5. This Happy Month Has Wonderful Surprises for You!
    Harvey Comics News
  7. 6. School Home Work You Can Pay More - But Why?
    Scripto
  8. 7. Set the Pace for Your Bike Buddies!
    Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers
  9. 8. Hi Kids! Get in My Davy Crockett Playhouse Tent!
    Davy Crockett Playhouse
  10. 9. ["You've been down long enough for now, Jim."]
    Dick Tracy
  11. 10. Legal Medicine
    America's Finest
  12. 11. Peter Penguin's a Very Sly Guy
    Curtiss Candy Company
  13. 12. The Brink's Robbery
    America's Finest
  14. 13. Scientific Crime Detection's Newest Aid
    Crimestopper's Textbook
  15. 14. ["OK. Page -- I'm here! What's going on?"]
    Girl Friday
  16. 15. I Bike-Hiked through Colorado on My Shelby Golden Eagle!
    Shelby Bicycles
  17. 16. $7.18 Worth of Stamps
    Zenith Co.
  18. 17. Kids! Be the First to Send for the New Plastic Kings' Knights!
    Josely Company
  19. 18. Hollywood Bride Walking Doll
    Niresk Industries
  20. 19. It's Your Dream Bike Come True!
    Arnold, Schwinn & 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