(May 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

Case of the Deadly Treasure Hunt (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; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Mumbles

Indexer Notes

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

Hey Kids! Send for the New Disneyland Color Television Set (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

T. V. Color / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

250 Magic Tricks Revealed (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Magic Moments / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Case of the Deadly Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 3)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 20.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; children; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Junior Tracy; Mumbles; Cinn; Neki; Hokey
Synopsis:
Tracy discovers that the two wild boys each have part of a map tattooed on the sole of one foot. Junior photograps the soles of the wild boys' feet and Tracy and Sam set out to find the treasure. Meanwhle, Cinn and Mumbles have been digging in a field and locate the treasure. Mumbles kills Cinn with the shovel, takes the treasure, and attempts to escape using heavy fog for cover. Tracy finds him. An attempt to lift the two men by helicopter fails when the wight is too much. Mumbles apparently drowns, and TRacy takes the treasure to police headquarters.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper strip (Chicago Tribune) 1955-xx-xx to 1955-xx-xx.

Indexer Notes

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

Oodles Hears Only Evil (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

A Baseball Player Needs His Spikes (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Goodyear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Everybody Loves the Big H Comics (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

["Let's go down to Storyland..."] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Adventures of the Spoonmen / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Meet Hot Stuff (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

By Popular Demand We're Here for You! (Table of Contents: 9) (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: 10) (Expand) /

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

America's Funniest Family! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Circus (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Lena Canard; Lieutenant Dawes; Bill Dunn
Synopsis:
Lt. Dawes solves the murder of a circus aerialist.

Indexer Notes

This is most likely a reprint.

New Exciting Joe Palooka Comics! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Joe Palooka Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

Pirates (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Jonathan Palmer;
Synopsis:
Captain Palmer encounters pirates in the South China Sea.

Indexer Notes

Possibly a reprint.

[When footprints are found...] (Table of Contents: 15)

Crimestoppers Textbook / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Six panels containing warnings and ways to process evidence.

Indexer Notes

Other topics include tattoos, home safety, car safety, dye powder and newspaper clippings.

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

Sad Sack / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

["Old Norton said he wanted to change his will."] (Table of Contents: 17)

Girl Friday / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Myra Martin; Glenn Wilson; Frank Norton; Robert Norton
Synopsis:
Myra solves the murder of one of Glenn's clients.
Reprints:

Free! Hard-to-Get Royal Family Stamps (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

12 Little Dolls (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

12 Little Dolls / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Real Mobile Tank (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Amazing Precision Miniature Camera! (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Boys-Girls-Men-Women-Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

The Funman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Case of the Deadly Treasure Hunt
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. Hey Kids! Send for the New Disneyland Color Television Set
    T. V. Color
  3. 2. 250 Magic Tricks Revealed
    Magic Moments
  4. 3. The Case of the Deadly Treasure Hunt
    Dick Tracy
  5. 4. Oodles Hears Only Evil
    Dick Tracy Comics Monthly
  6. 5. A Baseball Player Needs His Spikes
    Goodyear
  7. 6. Everybody Loves the Big H Comics
    Harvey Comics
  8. 7. ["Let's go down to Storyland..."]
    The Adventures of the Spoonmen
  9. 8. Meet Hot Stuff
    Harvey Comics
  10. 9. By Popular Demand We're Here for You!
    Inky and Dinky
  11. 10. In all history - what six characters caused the most riots?
    Harvey Comics
  12. 11. America's Funniest Family!
    Blondie
  13. 12. Circus
  14. 13. New Exciting Joe Palooka Comics!
    Joe Palooka Comics
  15. 14. Pirates
  16. 15. [When footprints are found...]
    Crimestoppers Textbook
  17. 16. Everyone Loves Sad Sack and the Sarge and All Their Funny Friends
    Sad Sack
  18. 17. ["Old Norton said he wanted to change his will."]
    Girl Friday
  19. 18. Free! Hard-to-Get Royal Family Stamps
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  20. 19. 12 Little Dolls
    12 Little Dolls
  21. 20. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    Toy Soldiers
  22. 21. A Real Mobile Tank
    Honor House Products Corp
  23. 22. Amazing Precision Miniature Camera!
    Honor House Products Corp.
  24. 23. Boys-Girls-Men-Women-Prizes Given
    The Funman
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