(February 1956)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1955-12-13
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 date in Harvey Comics News feature in this issue.


[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

Indexer Notes

Art ID based on Joe Simon's comments in his book The Comics Book Makers.

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Josely Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Wailing Tree (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; children; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Dewdrop Richy; Sticks; Mrs. Green; Hannah
Synopsis:
Sticks and Dewdrop bring Mrs. Green on board as an accomplice in their scheme get 10 Million dollars from the J. P. Richy estate. Hannah discovers a tooth in a pillowcase. Meanwhile, Tracy and Sam try to locate the house closest to the tree in an effort to solve the mystery of why the baby was left in the tree.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

There is a one page ad between pages 1 and 2 of this story and also four pages of ads between pages 13 and 14 of this story.

Footnotes on Wild Hunters (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

US Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Hi kids:-We've got some fun filled, exciting stories for you this February issue (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)

Free! British Caribbean Stamps (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Kids! Be the First to Send for This New Plastic Aircraft Carrier (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Top Aircraft / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

International Crimebusters (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; military
Synopsis:
A brief history of the Army CID.

The Hummingbird Has a Sweet Tooth (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

"O. K., Boss -- here I am!" (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ted Galindo ?
Inks:
Ted Galindo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Myra Martin; Glenn Wilson; Victor van Dyke
Synopsis:
Myra and Glenn investigate the death of the brother of one of Glenn's clients.
Reprints:

Alcatraz (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

The grooves in different makes of guns vary in direction. (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A brief description of bullet grooves.

$100,000.00 Cash Prizes Will Be Awarded in Big, New Puzzle Contest (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Do You Need Extra Money? $40.00 Is Yours (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We want a Harmless Daisy for Christmas (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    Josely Company
  3. 2. The Case of the Wailing Tree
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Footnotes on Wild Hunters
    US Keds
  5. 4. Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane
    Sil-O-Jet
  6. 5. Hi kids:-We've got some fun filled, exciting stories for you this February issue
    Harvey Comics News
  7. 6. School Home Work You Can Pay More -- But Why?
    Scripto
  8. 7. Free! British Caribbean Stamps
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  9. 8. Kids! Be the First to Send for This New Plastic Aircraft Carrier
    Top Aircraft
  10. 9. International Crimebusters
  11. 10. The Hummingbird Has a Sweet Tooth
    Curtiss Candy Company
  12. 11. "O. K., Boss -- here I am!"
    Girl Friday
  13. 12. Alcatraz
    America's Finest
  14. 13. The grooves in different makes of guns vary in direction.
    Crimestoppers Textbook
  15. 14. $100,000.00 Cash Prizes Will Be Awarded in Big, New Puzzle Contest
    Opportuniy Puzzle Contest
  16. 15. Do You Need Extra Money? $40.00 Is Yours
    Cheerful Card Company
  17. 16. Boys - Girls - Men - Women Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  18. 17. We want a Harmless Daisy for Christmas
    Daisy Manufacturing 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