(September 1956)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1956-07-17
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 is based on the date given in the last panel of the Dick Tracy story in Dick Tracy Comics Monthly #102.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould] (painting)
Inks:
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould] (painting)
Colors:
Joe Simon (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Rainbow Reiley; Rughead; Sparkle Plenty

Indexer Notes

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

Introducing Sheaffer's Cartridge Pen (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Sheaffer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of Hi-Jacked Minks (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 21 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; Wingy; Rughead; Rainbow Reiley
Synopsis:
While the search is on for Sparkle and Wingy, Rughead finds Rainbow, Sparkle and Wingy living in his house. Rughead is upset when he sees the two girls wearing some of the furs he has hijacked in the past. They tell him they found them lying around on the ground. Rughead gathers up the furs and hides them in fake hay bales. He also puts Wingy and Sparkle inside a fake bale and tells the driver to get rid of the kids. Rughead tries to make Rainbow his partner, but she wants no part of the deal. Her only concern is for the kids.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 19xx-xx-xx to 19xx-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

There is an ad page between pages 2 and 3 of this story and four pages of ads between pages 13 and 14 of this story.

Because It Has a Mighty Grip A Mountain Goat Will Never Slip (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Goodyear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Do You Need Extra Money? $35.00 Is Yours (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Hi, Kids! Here's the Big Story about Harvey Comics This Month! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Big H Kid News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Sheaffer's Feathertouch Ballpoint (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Sheaffer / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The New 1956 Action-Engineered AMF Roadmaster (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

AMF Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Footnotes on Wild Animals (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

US Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Special Agent of the F. B. I. (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A brief account of the duties of an FBI agent.
Reprints:

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

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

Homicide Squad (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Detective-Sergeant O'Halloran; Peter Vandenough
Synopsis:
Detective-Sergeant O'Halloran solves a murder.

Wildroot Cream-Oil Gives You Confidence! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.2 page (report information)

The Case of the Broken Hedera Helix (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Jackie Page; Lieutenant Gil Mason
Reprints:

I Bike-Hiked through Yellowstroke Park on My Shelby Airflo de Luxe (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Free! Elizabeth II British Africa Stamps (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Boys! Girls! Men! Women! Thrilling, New, First-Time Ideas in Christmas Cards Will Bring You More Extra Money (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys - Girls - Men - Women Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Most Beautiful Bike in the World (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Introducing Sheaffer's Cartridge Pen
    Sheaffer
  3. 2. The Case of Hi-Jacked Minks
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Because It Has a Mighty Grip A Mountain Goat Will Never Slip
    Goodyear
  5. 4. Do You Need Extra Money? $35.00 Is Yours
    Cheerful Card Company
  6. 5. Hi, Kids! Here's the Big Story about Harvey Comics This Month!
    Big H Kid News
  7. 6. Sheaffer's Feathertouch Ballpoint
    Sheaffer
  8. 7. The New 1956 Action-Engineered AMF Roadmaster
    AMF Roadmaster
  9. 8. Footnotes on Wild Animals
    US Keds
  10. 9. Special Agent of the F. B. I.
    America's Finest
  11. 10. The Hummingbird Has a Sweet Tooth
    Curtiss Candy Company
  12. 11. Homicide Squad
  13. 12. Wildroot Cream-Oil Gives You Confidence!
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  14. 13. The Case of the Broken Hedera Helix
  15. 14. I Bike-Hiked through Yellowstroke Park on My Shelby Airflo de Luxe
    Shelby Cycle Company
  16. 15. Free! Elizabeth II British Africa Stamps
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  17. 16. Boys! Girls! Men! Women! Thrilling, New, First-Time Ideas in Christmas Cards Will Bring You More Extra Money
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  18. 17. Boys - Girls - Men - Women Prizes Given
    The FUNman
  19. 18. Most Beautiful Bike in the World
    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