(December 1987)

Blackthorne, 1986 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1987
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Blackthorne Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Blackthorne Publishing Incorporated
Editing
Shel Dorf

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Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
Jay Oliver
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Sphinx; Crewy Lou

Indexer Notes

Cover design by Shel Dorf. Montage of Dick Tracy panels.

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

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Dick Tracy / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Then, we'll look for you tomorrow.
Genre
adventure; crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Tess Tracy; Junior Tracy; Bonnie Braids; Sphinx; Crewy Lou; Sam Catchem; Pat Patton; Fortson B Knox; Carol Knox; Eddie Rax; the King
Synopsis
Crewy Lou and Sphinx use baby photography to gain entry and burgle upscale homes. Mrs. Knox kills her husband, then spills the beans on his role as a key player in organized crime. When Sphinx and Crewy Lou try to fence the Knox diamonds, the King muscles in until Crewy Lou shoots him down. King's men snatch Sphinx and set him up for a horrible death.
Reprints
  • Compilation of daily and Sunday newspaper comic strips from June 5, 1951 through August 4, 1951.
Keywords
Baby; crime; detective; jewelry; jewels; newspaper comic strip; organized crime; photographer; photography; police; ring camera; telephoto

Indexer Notes

The King resembles Edward G. Robinson in his film role as Little Caesar.

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Dick Tracy Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ian Dale; Scott Stevens; David Polsinelli; Warren Lee Butt; Dallas Poague; Robert Loeffler; Michael McCabe; Vincent Fiorile
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mail to: Tracy Letters
Synopsis
Letters from readers.

Indexer Notes

Header illustration

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. ["New!"]
    Brenda Starr
  3. 2. ["Then, we'll look for you tomorrow."]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. ["Mail to: Tracy Letters"]
    Dick Tracy Letters
  5. 4. ["Some comics are fads"]
    Dick Tracy
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