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Dick Tracy Unprinted Stories (1987) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Dick Tracy Unprinted Stories (1987) 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 includes strips from January 1 – March 21, 1956, which had not been previously reprinted in comic-book form. Getaway–car driver Joe Period kills the sister of policewoman Lizz, then flees in a stolen car. Lizz leads the police in a cross-country quest to bring him to justice, but the chase is complicated by Nothing Yonson and another surprise villain. 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Unprinted Stories (1987) 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 includes strips from March 23 – June 10, 1956. With the help of Flattop Jr., Joe Period escapes Lizzs manhunt and the two head back to the city. Flattop Jr. wants revenge against Tracy for his fathers death - but first, Joe Period has a score to settle with Nothing Yonson. 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3
    Dick Tracy Unprinted Stories (1987) 3

    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 includes strips from June 14 – September 2, 1956. Flattop Jr. hides out with a woman named Skinny who loves his paintings, but she gives him away when she exhibits his artwork. The situation ends badly for her, leaving Flattop Jr. a haunted figure slowly coming unhinged. 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4
    Dick Tracy Unprinted Stories (1987) 4

    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 includes strips from September 3 – December 24 1956. A mute 10-year old girl is the only witness who can identify the killer named Ivy, who has killed her stepfather and married her mother for the money. Final issue of the series; the 1957 storylines continue in Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986) #52. 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $4.95.