(January 1958)

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

[Shoplifters Beware of the Junior Crimestoppers] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Junior Tracy

Indexer Notes

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

An Exciting New Way You and Your Children Can Learn about Nature (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Audubon Nature Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The surprise is this...I'm going to take you Crime Stoppers to the amusement park..."] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon (splash); Chester Gould
Pencils:
Joe Simon (splash panel); Chester Gould
Inks:
Joe Simon (splash panel); Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; Chester Gould

Genre:
drama; crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Junior Tracy; Autumn Hews; Coffyhead; Lugi
Synopsis:
Coffyhead attempts to recruit Junior and the Junior Crimestoppers into his juvenile gang and uses Autumn Hews to lure them in. After Junior and Bronko refuse to work for him, he locks them in a bathroom and flees the scene just as Tracy and the police are closing in on him.
Reprints:
  • US from Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #47 (January 1952) [Pages 1 and 2 not reprinted; page 3, panels 1-9 not reprinted.]
  • which is reprinted
    • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1947-07-20 to 1947-08-27. [July 31 not reprinted.]
  • Newspaper strips modified to fit comic book format. Year has been removed from strips.

12 Real Dolls (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

My Dolls / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Whole House-Full of Doll Furniture (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

My Dolls / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Dick Tracy - Part 2 (Table of Contents: 5)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Coffyhead; Lugi; Zabu
Synopsis:
Coffyhead and Lugi trap Tracy in a tunnel that connects Zabu's coffee shop with a service station.
Reprints:

Hey Kids!! Send for the New Disneyland Color Television Set (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

TV Color / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Here Are the Big H Comics Loved by Millions (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Josely Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sheaffer's New Cartridge Pen (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Sheaffer / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Meet Hot Stuff (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

By Popular Demand We're Here for You! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Inky and Dinky / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

In all history - what six characters caused the most riots? (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

The Chase (Table of Contents: 13)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Pat Patton; Autumn Hews; Coffyhead
Synopsis:
Tracy and Pat track Autumn Hews to house, where she has forced the owner to give her a change of clothes. Tracy and Pat trap Autumn inside a laundry chute and catch her when she lands in the basement.
Reprints:
  • US from Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #47 (January 1952) [Page 7, panels 7, 8, 12 not reprinted.]
  • which is reprinted
    • From Dick Tracy newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1947-09-01 to 1947-09-22.
  • US from Dick Tracy (Harvey, 1950 series) #48 (February 1952) [Page 1 splash and last panel not reprinted; page 2 not reprinted; page 1, panels 1-3 not reprinted; page 6, panels 5-12 not reprinted; pages 7-10 not reprinted; page 11, panels 1-10 not reprinted. ]
  • which is reprinted
    • From Dick Tracy Newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1947-07-20 to 1947-08-27. [July 31 not reprinted.]

Coming Next Issue...Dick Tracy No. 120 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Dick Tracy Comics Monthly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Crater Case (Table of Contents: 15)

America's Finest / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Reprints:

Everyone Loves Sad Sack and the Sarge and All Their Funny Friends (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

The Urschel Case (Table of Contents: 17)

America's Finest / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Reprints:

["Everybody Loves Dagwood"] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Everything You Need to Enjoy Stamp Collecting (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Build Your Own Cannon (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Josely Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Boys-Girls-Men-Women-Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

The Funman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys Fascinating Electrical Games and Gadgets (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Electric Game Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Get Your Daisy Air Rifle for Christmas! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Daisy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Shoplifters Beware of the Junior Crimestoppers]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. An Exciting New Way You and Your Children Can Learn about Nature
    The Audubon Nature Program
  3. 2. ["The surprise is this...I'm going to take you Crime Stoppers to the amusement park..."]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. 12 Real Dolls
    My Dolls
  5. 4. A Whole House-Full of Doll Furniture
    My Dolls
  6. 5. Dick Tracy - Part 2
    Dick Tracy
  7. 6. Hey Kids!! Send for the New Disneyland Color Television Set
    TV Color
  8. 7. Here Are the Big H Comics Loved by Millions
    Harvey Comics
  9. 8. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    Josely Company
  10. 9. Sheaffer's New Cartridge Pen
    Sheaffer
  11. 10. Meet Hot Stuff
    Harvey Comics
  12. 11. By Popular Demand We're Here for You!
    Inky and Dinky
  13. 12. In all history - what six characters caused the most riots?
    Harvey Comics
  14. 13. The Chase
    Dick Tracy
  15. 14. Coming Next Issue...Dick Tracy No. 120
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  16. 15. The Crater Case
    America's Finest
  17. 16. Everyone Loves Sad Sack and the Sarge and All Their Funny Friends
    Sad Sack
  18. 17. The Urschel Case
    America's Finest
  19. 18. ["Everybody Loves Dagwood"]
    Dagwood
  20. 19. Everything You Need to Enjoy Stamp Collecting
  21. 20. Build Your Own Cannon
    Josely Company
  22. 21. Boys-Girls-Men-Women-Prizes Given
    The Funman
  23. 22. Boys Fascinating Electrical Games and Gadgets
    Electric Game Company
  24. 23. How to Get Your Daisy Air Rifle for Christmas!
    Daisy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Kenneth Blair
  • Chris Boyko