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Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 1

    Mary X. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from March – April 1940. Tracy investigates the identity of the amnesiac known only as Mary X. It turns out she witnessed a murder, and the killer wants to keep her from remembering at any cost. Also featuring a letter to the editor from comics and science fiction legend Harlan Ellison. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 2
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    Mamma and Jerome. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from May - June 1940. The brutal Mamma is captured by police after Jerome betrays her. Mamma escapes and swears revenge, tracking him to his hideout with Tracy close on her heels. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #3
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 3

    Yogee Yamma. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from July-September 1940. Fake guru Yogee Yamma uses mind-control gas to fleece his clients of their fortunes. When Tracy and the police uncover his scheme, he flees to his underground laboratory hideout. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #4
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 4

    Black Pearl. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from September-October 1940. A bomb scare leads Pat and Tracy to Black Pearl Erad, weapons manufacturer and black-market dealer. When she gets wind of their pursuit, Pearl traps them in a dangerous testing ground for war machines. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #5
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 5

    Deafy Sweetfellow. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from October-December 1940. Junior Tracy gets a chance at his own case when Deafy Sweetfellow targets Junior's school for his stolen-bicycle ring. But when Junior exposes the plot, he finds himself in danger that only Dick Tracy can get him out of. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #6
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 6

    Krome. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from December 2, 1940 - January 23, 1941. The sinister Krome uses modified toys as murder weapons. When Tracy and Pat set off one of his bombs, they are surprised by the killers gang. But it turns out Kromes girlfriend Kitty is just as deadly, to both Tracy and Krome himself. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #7
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 7

    Selbert Depool, Part 1. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from January 23 – March 16, 1941. Escaped mental patient Selbert Depool kills his father and hides out in his mothers house. Mrs. Depool hides Selbert from the police and Dick Tracy, but the situation cannot end well. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #8
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 8

    Selbert Depool, Part 2. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from March 17 – May 10, 1941. Selbert Depool escapes from his mothers home and hides out, but Tracy is hot on his trail. He tries to hijack a parade float and meets a spectacular finish. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #9
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 9

    Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from May 11 - June 29, 1941. Gangster Trigger Doom kills a constables daughter, leading the constable to help Tracy track the killer. The chase leads to danger with a raging bull and a showdown with a rival crime lord. Also, reprints of vintage paper dolls featuring Dick Tracy, Junior and Tess Trueheart, along with various outfits. Trigger Doom; The Scrapbook of Chester Gould. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #10
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 10

    Pear-Shape. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from July 2-14, 1941 and April 6 – May 21, 1949. After the conclusion of the Trigger Doom storyline, the reprints jump ahead eight years. Jewel thief Pear-Shape sets his sights on a hidden fortune, but an obstinate dog stands in his way. The crooks efforts to get rid of the dog only succeed in attracting the attention of Dick Tracy. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #11
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 11

    Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from May 22 – July 19, 1949. Mugg the dog helps Tracy and Sam bring Pear-Shape to heel. The Plentys are offered a chance to make Sparkle Plenty a baby model, but when the client turns up dead, B.O. Plenty becomes a suspect. Pear-Shape; Sparkle Plenty. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #12
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 12

    Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from July 20 – September 17, 1949. Tracy proves B.O. Plenty innocent of murder, But then the real killer, Sketch Paree, comes after Tracy, Sam and bandleader Spike Dyke. Sketch Paree; Spike Dyke. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #13
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 13

    Mousey. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from September 18 - November 13, 1949. Tracy saves Spike Dyke from Sketch Paree, and finds a lost child with help from the dog Mugg. Then he faces a more whimsical criminal: Mousey, who uses trained rats to commit her crimes. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #14
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 14

    Dick Tracy Marries Tess Trueheart. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from November 14 – December 29, 1949. Mousey tries to go straight, but pulls one more job with her trained rats, and that puts Tracy and Sam on her trail. Then, Tracy finally marries his longtime sweetheart, Tess Trueheart, on Christmas Day 1949. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #15
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 15

    Wormy. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from December 30, 1949 - February 25, 1950. While honeymooning with Tess, Tracy encounters fugitive killer Wormy Marrons and his wife. When Tracy goes after the killer, Wormy tries to drag him to death behind his car. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #16
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 16

    Blowtop, Part 1. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from February 26 - April 23, 1950. Tracy and Sam track Wormy down at a radio station. Tracy and Tess move into their new house, only to have it blown up by Flattops vengeful brother, Blowtop. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #17
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 17

    Blowtop, Part 2. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from April 24 - June 21, 1950. Blowtop kidnaps Junior and puts him in a death-trap, but Mugg the dog saves him. Blowtops gang turns on him, but the thug is rescued by an unlikely party: Dick Tracys friend Vitamin Flintheart. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #18
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 18

    Sparkle Plenty, TV Star. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from June 22 - August 19, 1950. Tracy catches up with Blowtop thanks to Vitamins help. Young Sparkle Plenty becomes a TV star, but this attracts unwanted attention from protection racketeer T.V. Wiggles. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #19
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 19

    T.V. Wiggles, Part 1. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from August 20 - October 15, 1950. Vitamin Flintheart alerts Tracy to T.V. Wiggles' threats against Sparkle Plenty. Wiggles scuffles with Tracy and gets away, then plots a terrible revenge against Sparkle Plenty. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #20
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 20

    T.V. Wiggles, Part 2. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from October 1 - December 13, 1950. When his plan to kill Sparkle Plenty fails, T.V. Wiggles kidnaps her instead. During the inevitable shoot-out with the police, Sparkles father B.O. Plenty is gravely wounded. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #21
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 21

    Dr. Plain. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from December 1950 - February 1951. Dr. Plain, a surgeon with a blowtorch instead of an arm, executes a murderous plot against the Forchune family. When Tracy catches up with him, the result is one of the strangest shoot-outs of all time. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #22
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 22

    Empty Williams. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from February 10 - April 7, 1951. A truck hijacking gone wrong leads to gang war, just when Tracys wife Tess is about to give birth to their daughter. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #23
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 23

    Bonnie Braids Tracy. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from April 8 - June 4, 1951. Tracy pulls Sam out of a death-trap, and tracks Empty Williams down in an abandoned tree house. Tess gives birth to Bonnie Braids. Also featuring a reprint of an ad for a Bonny Braids doll, manufactured by Ideal in 1951. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #24
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 24

    Crewy Lou and Sphinx. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from June 5 - August 4, 1951. Tracys infant daughter leads Tracy to Crewy Lou and Sphinx, jewel thieves who masquerade as baby photographers. When their latest heist goes awry, they find themselves up against the crime boss called The King. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #25
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 25

    Crewy Lou. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints the strips from August 5 - September 30, 1951. On the run from the cops, The Kings men, and her own brother, Crewy Lou steals Tracy's car, not realizing that infant Bonnie Braids is asleep in the back. Final issue before the switch to weekly format. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #26
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 26

    The Search for Bonnie Braids. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from September – October 1951. Tracy mounts a desperate search for his infant daughter after Crewy Lou accidentally abducts her. Meanwhile, Crewy Lou abandons both stolen car and baby, and makes her last stand in a forest service observation tower. First issue in the weekly format. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #27
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 27

    Spinner Record. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from October 1951 – January 1952. When Tracy is accused of stealing evidence, he tracks the frame-up to recording buff Spinner Record. The evidence to clear Tracy is saved on an LP record, which is accidentally mixed into the stock of Spinners LP store and sold to a young woman. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #28
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 28

    Junior and Models Tragedy. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from January- March 1952. Junior Tracy falls in love with Model Jones, whose brother is a petty hood. Model is torn between her plans to marry Junior and devotion to her criminal brother, leading to tragedy. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #29
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 29

    Tonsils. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from March-May 1952. Talent agent Dude the Dapper literally holds people at gunpoint to force them to listen to his latest discovery, the singer named Tonsils. This is certainly effective in getting him noticed, but the agents union does not approve, and neither does Dick Tracy. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #30
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 30

    Mr. Crime. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from May - June 1952. With Dude gone, the ganglord known as Mr. Crime comes after rising singer Tonsils. Tonsils hides out with an elderly couple, but the gradually closing net of law enforcement drives him to desperate measures, including murder. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #31
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 31

    Tonsils - Assassin. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from July-August 1952. Mr. Crime forces a reluctant Tonsils to try to kill Dick Tracy. Tonsils stalks a vacationing Tracy and targets him with a high-powered rifle. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #32
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 32

    Newsuit Nan. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from September-November 1952. Investigating the attempt on Tracys life, Sam Catchem tracks down Newsuit Nan, who uses bizarre technology to run Mr. Crimes syndicate. With the police closing in, the murderous Nan and Mr. Crime turn on each other. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #33
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 33

    The Death of Mr. Crime. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from November 1952-January 1953. Following a path of death and destruction, Tracy and Sam close in on the fleeing Mr. Crime. Then the case gets even weirder, including a mushroom farm, a man-eating plant called the Muerte Vine, and a prominent citizens board that includes corrupt judges and the secret identity of Mr. Crime. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #34
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 34

    Odds Zonn. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from January-March 1953. In the wake of Mr. Crimes fall, Odds Zonn seeks to take over his syndicate by first eliminating Dick Tracy. He puts Tracy in a death-trap, then offers him a bribe just for good measure. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #35
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 35

    Little Wingy. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from March-April 1953. The daughter of fugitive killer Odds Zonn is taken in by the Plentys, who call her Little Wingy. But they soon discover the little girl is suffering radiation poisoning from one of her fathers heists gone wrong, and Tracy and Diet Smith mount a desperate bid to save her life. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #36
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 36

    The Death of Odds Zonn. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from May-June 1953. Fugitive killer Odds Zonn discovers he is suffering from radiation poisoning. He seeks help from the scientist who saved his daughter - but Tracy is waiting for him with a bulletproof surprise. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #37
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 37

    Uncle Canhead, 3-D Magee & Pony. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from July-August 1953. B.O. Plenty's wealthy older brother Canhead comes for a visit, but hes followed by trouble, in the form of blackmailers 3-D Magee & Pony. When their blackmail plot fails, they resort to more creative measures, like a bomb vest and an ant attack. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #38
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 38

    Uncle Canheads Rescue. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from September-October 1953. Canhead, still wearing the bomb vest, flees 3-D Magee & Pony with help from a passing stranger. Tracy mounts a desperate chase to catch up with them before the bomb goes off. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #39
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 39

    The Capture of 3-D Magee. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from November 1953 – January 1954. With Canhead in mortal danger, Tracys two-way wrist radio saves the day once again. Their plans thwarted, 3-D Magee & Pony flee, but Tracy closes in, with help from a relative of one of their victims. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #40
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 40

    Dewdrop and Sticks. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from February-April 1954. A baby hidden in a tree leads Dick Tracy to some of the most feared figures of the 1950s: beatniks. When their rent-a-baby scam fails, Dewdrop and Sticks resort to murder. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #41
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 41

    Open-Mind Monty. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from April-May 1954. With Sticks dead, fugitive killer Dewdrop seeks help from Sticks brother, Open-Mind Monty. Monty, who uses carrier pigeons to smuggle stolen gems, concocts a fiendish plan to kill Tracy. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #42
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 42

    A Plot to Kill Tracy! Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from June-July 1954. Dewdrop and Open-Mind Monty carry out their plan to shoot Dick Tracy, but a well-placed dummy and an open phone line prove their undoing. Then its Tracys turn to get the goods on Monty. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #43
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 43

    Rainbow Reiley. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from August-September 1954. Rainbow Riley, Sparkle and Wingy accidentally discover Rugheads stolen fur racket, which puts Tracy on the case. He goes undercover to investigate – but Rugheads smarter than he looks. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #44
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 44

    Rughead. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from September-October 1954. Rughead sends his right-hand man Happy to bump Tracy off. But he doesnt reckon with Tracys resourcefulness, or Happys habit of talking too much. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #45
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 45

    The Escape of Rughead. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from October-November 1954. Rughead escapes to Mexico, so Tracy investigates Rugheads fence, Ned Noxx. Feeling pressured, Ned resorts to murder, but things get worse when Rughead returns. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #46
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 46

    A Trap for Rughead. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from November-January 1954. When word gets out about Rugheads successful robbery, the entire underworld goes after him, wanting the loot for themselves. Worst of all is his ex Mimi, who traps him in a corner with only one way out. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #47
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 47

    The Return of Mumbles. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from January-March 1955. Tracy thought inarticulate thug Mumbles was long dead, but he survived. Rescued by eccentric millionaire and health nut George Ozone, Mumbles slowly regains his health through yoga and exercise. But once hes at full strength, he sets out to secure Ozones treasure stash for himself. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #48
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 48

    Cinn. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from March-April 1955. Mumbles conspires with George Ozone's ex-wife Cinn to kill Ozone and find his hidden treasure. The problem: the map is tattooed on the soles of his sons' feet, and the boys are placed in protective custody after Mumbles kills their father. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #49
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 49

    The Death of Mumbles? Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from May-July 1955. As they get closer to Ozones treasure, Mumbles and Cinn turn on each other. Meanwhile, Tracy closes in, resulting in a dangerous confrontation in the foggy marshland. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #50
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) 50

    Oodles. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould. Blackthorne Publishing reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from August-September 1955. When the corpse of a man missing 20 years is discovered, it puts suspicion on his widow. Rattled by Tracys questions, she unwittingly gives away the 467-pound hired killer Oodles, to her misfortune. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.