Dick Tracy #130
(January 1959)

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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop now Flattop... or you'll wind up the way your father did!
Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Flattop Jr.

Controlled Heat Immersible-Automatic Electric Fry Pan (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Great Gang Roundup! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Lizz; Flattop Jr.; Sam Catchem; "Nothing" Yonson; Joe Period; Diet Smith; Skinny
Synopsis
Joe Period and Flattop Jr. plan a job to rob "Nothing" Yonson's safe. During the crime, Yonson is shot; in the aftermath, Joe Period and Flattop Jr. use different avenues of escape to very different consequences.

Indexer Notes

Reprints the Flattop Jr. sequence which ran in newspapers from April-September 1956.

You're Never Alone with a Bike of Your Own (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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7 Gigantic Dinosaurs (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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The Adventures of the "Spoonmen" (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
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?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Munchy; Crunchy; Spoon Size
Synopsis
Spoon Size attempts to rest, but encounters dopplegangers of Munchy, Crunchy and himself. Spoon Size thinks he's losing it, but Munchy and Crunchy show Spoon Size that he is not seeing things.

Indexer Notes

This comic story is an advertisement for Nabisco Junior cereal and Spoonmen products.

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

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

Flattop the Artist (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy; Lizz; Flattop Jr.; Skinny;
Synopsis
Dick Tracy and company continue their search for the missing Flattop Jr., who has managed to disappear with the contents of Yonson's safe.

Indexer Notes

Reprints the Flattop Jr. sequence which ran in newspapers from April-September 1956.

Is Young Flattop Really Dangerous? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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Pursuit (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Henry Stainforth; Inspector Leclerc
Synopsis
Text story detailing the procedures utilized by Scotland Yard in the capture of an MKVD nest.

Hello, Friends: We're All on TV (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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Dick Tracy Talks to Rookies (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre
crime
Characters
Dick Tracy
Synopsis
Dick Tracy offers advice for rookie policemen.

Lizz Learns a Lesson in Judo as Taught in the Police Academy (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Lizz; Dick Tracy; Instructor Barneck
Synopsis
Lizz is taught a Judo move that can be used to fend off two attackers at the same time.

Apache Cop (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Frank Goodfellow; Jim Boyle
Synopsis
Frank and Jim work together to capture gangsters who held up a gas station.

Read Blondie and Dagwood (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Kids - You'll "Flip" for These Lids on Dixie Cups of Ice Cream (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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Free! Elizabeth II British Africa Stamps (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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Can You Unscramble These States? (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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Will You Help This Tiny Dog Get Home? (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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Toys! Tricks! Surprises! Galore (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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Boys-Girls-Men-Women-Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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