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  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Monthly (1948-1961 Dell/Harvey) 2

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    Stories and art by Chester Gould and Bill Ely. Dell reprints the original comic-strip adventures of legendary tough cop Dick Tracy and his rogues gallery of freakish enemies. This issue reprints strips from Nov. 14 - Dec. 27, 1934. Temporarily deputized as a federal agent, Tracy tracks Boris Arson across the country when the criminal genius plans to rob six safes in six different states, all at the same time. But the criminal has a knack for escape, and leads Tracy and Pat Patton on a merry chase with the help of cronies like Cutie Diamond and his own sister, Zora Arson. The backup feature by Bill Ely stars tough cop Jim O'Brien, a plainclothes detective nicknamed The Iron Man. Also featuring a PSA on bicycle safety. Dick Tracy; Dick Tracy Says; The Iron Man; Dick Tracy vs. the Gyps. 36 Pages, full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Monthly/Weekly (1986 Blackthorne) 2
    • Staple rust.
    • Staple rust.

    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 #2A
    Dick Tracy (1990 Disney) 2A

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    Kyle Baker Art. Book Two: Dick Tracy vs. The Underworld. 2.95 Regular Ed. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2B
    Dick Tracy (1990 Disney) 2B

    Kyle Baker art. Book Two: Dick Tracy vs. The Underworld. 5.95-Deluxe ed. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy (1984 Blackthorne Publishing) 2

    Story, art and cover by Chester Gould, plus supplemental material by Milton Caniff, Walter Simmons, Dick Locher and Shel Dorf. 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 10, 1946 - November 17, 1946, featuring the "Shoulders," "Wedding of B.O. Plenty," and "Gargles" story arcs. Protection racketeer Gargles uses the musical talents of a girl named Themesong as cover for his crimes, but Tracy and singer Christmas Early come to her rescue. Then, the wedding of Gravel Gertie and B.O. Plenty. Also featuring vintage articles about Chester Gould's working day and his creation of Dick Tracy; an essay on cartoonings Reuben Award by its first winner, Milton Caniff; and a memorial page by Tracy artist Dick Locher for Gould, who passed away in May 1985. An Enduring Art; Dedicated to the Memory of Chester Gould; The Country's Favorite Detective -- and His Boss!; The Reuben; The Chester Gould Autobiography. Squarebound, 72 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2REP
    Dick Tracy (1984 Blackthorne Publishing) 2REP

    2nd or later printing. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould, plus supplemental material by Milton Caniff, Walter Simmons, Dick Locher and Shel Dorf. 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 10, 1946 - November 17, 1946, featuring the "Shoulders," "Wedding of B.O. Plenty," and "Gargles" story arcs. Protection racketeer Gargles uses the musical talents of a girl named Themesong as cover for his crimes, but Tracy and singer Christmas Early come to her rescue. Then, the wedding of Gravel Gertie and B.O. Plenty. Also featuring vintage articles about Chester Gould's working day and his creation of Dick Tracy; an essay on cartoonings Reuben Award by its first winner, Milton Caniff; and a memorial page by Tracy artist Dick Locher for Gould, who passed away in May 1985. An Enduring Art; Dedicated to the Memory of Chester Gould; The Country's Favorite Detective -- and His Boss!; The Reuben; The Chester Gould Autobiography. Squarebound, 72 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2A
    Dick Tracy Dead or Alive (2018 IDW) 2A

    Written by Lee Allred and Michael Allred. Art by Michael Allred and Rich Tommaso. Cover by Michael Allred. The pop-art event of 2018 continues! Dick Tracy begins the herculean task of ridding the city of its crooked cops and bizarre mobsters, but has he bitten off more than he can chew this time? The iconic comic-strip hero reimagined for the 21st century through a retro lens by the superstar team of Michael Allred, Lee Allred, Rich Tommaso and Laura Allred! Bizarre villains! Crooked cops! Gunfights galore! Cover art and co-written by Eisner Award-winning superstar Michael Allred (Madman, iZombie, Silver Surfer, Batman '66)! Illustrated by Rich Tommaso (Spy Seal, Dry County) with Michael Allred inks! 28 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2B
    Dick Tracy Dead or Alive (2018 IDW) 2B

    Written by Lee Allred and Michael Allred. Art by Michael Allred and Rich Tommaso. Cover by Rich Tommaso. The pop-art event of 2018 continues! Dick Tracy begins the herculean task of ridding the city of its crooked cops and bizarre mobsters, but has he bitten off more than he can chew this time? The iconic comic-strip hero reimagined for the 21st century through a retro lens by the superstar team of Michael Allred, Lee Allred, Rich Tommaso and Laura Allred! Bizarre villains! Crooked cops! Gunfights galore! Cover art and co-written by Eisner Award-winning superstar Michael Allred (Madman, iZombie, Silver Surfer, Batman '66)! Illustrated by Rich Tommaso (Spy Seal, Dry County) with Michael Allred inks! 28 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2RI
    Dick Tracy Dead or Alive (2018 IDW) 2RI

    Limited 1 for 10 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover. Written by Lee Allred and Michael Allred. Art by Michael Allred and Rich Tommaso. Cover by Michael Allred. The pop-art event of 2018 continues! Dick Tracy begins the herculean task of ridding the city of its crooked cops and bizarre mobsters, but has he bitten off more than he can chew this time? The iconic comic-strip hero reimagined for the 21st century through a retro lens by the superstar team of Michael Allred, Lee Allred, Rich Tommaso and Laura Allred! Bizarre villains! Crooked cops! Gunfights galore! Cover art and co-written by Eisner Award-winning superstar Michael Allred (Madman, iZombie, Silver Surfer, Batman '66)! Illustrated by Rich Tommaso (Spy Seal, Dry County) with Michael Allred inks! 28 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    Original Dick Tracy (1990) 2

    The Original Dick Tracy reprints original Chester Gould strips from the mid 1940s, cut and pasted to fit the comic book format. In "Dick Tracy and the Evil Influence," Vitamin Flintheart is hypnotized by the evil Influence into burning his own restaurant. Flintheart also tries to hurt Tracy. 64 pgs. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Forever (2019 IDW) 2

    Story, Art and Cover by Michael Avon Oeming. Dick Tracy is Sisyphus, pushing the law boulder up the hill as he struggles for reason and order in a world with none. His attempts at law and order are met with crime and chaos, in the form of unpredictable and absurd villains. But Dick Tracy will never give up trying, no matter the era or incarnation. Join Eisner Award-winning creator Michael Avon Oeming on a startling case through time and space! Each issue has an exciting new take on one of the most iconic comic-strip heroes of all time! 28 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2RI
    Dick Tracy Forever (2019 IDW) 2RI

    Limited 1 for 10 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover. Story, Art and Cover by Michael Avon Oeming. Dick Tracy is Sisyphus, pushing the law boulder up the hill as he struggles for reason and order in a world with none. His attempts at law and order are met with crime and chaos, in the form of unpredictable and absurd villains. But Dick Tracy will never give up trying, no matter the era or incarnation. Join Eisner Award-winning creator Michael Avon Oeming on a startling case through time and space! 28 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Complete Dick Tracy Dailies and Sundays HC (2006-2021 IDW) By Chester Gould 2-1ST

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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "1933-1935!" Presenting the second volume of IDW Publishing's deluxe hardcover collection of Chester Gould's timeless comic strip, Dick Tracy. Volume Two once again contains nearly 500 comic strips from the series' early years, this time covering material that originally ran from May 1933 through January 1935. This special volume features an introduction from Consulting Editor and longtime Tracy writer Max Allan Collins, as well as part two of the interview between Collins and creator Chester Gould. Each volume will feature book design from award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood. Hardcover, 10-in. x 7 1/2-in., PC/PB&W. Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #2-REP
    Complete Dick Tracy Dailies and Sundays HC (2006-2021 IDW) By Chester Gould 2-REP

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    Volume 2 - 2nd and later printings. "1933-1935!" Presenting the second volume of IDW Publishing's deluxe hardcover collection of Chester Gould's timeless comic strip, Dick Tracy. Volume Two once again contains nearly 500 comic strips from the series' early years, this time covering material that originally ran from May 1933 through January 1935. This special volume features an introduction from Consulting Editor and longtime Tracy writer Max Allan Collins, as well as part two of the interview between Collins and creator Chester Gould. Each volume will feature book design from award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood. Hardcover, 10-in. x 7 1/2-in., PC/PB&W. Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy The Early Years (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 November 10, 1931 – February 1, 1932, presenting the first adventures of Dick Tracy. Tracys relationship with Tess Trueheart fragments as a result of his dangerous pursuit of gangster Big Boy. But when she learns of an impending robbery, she decides to give him the info, at great personal risk to herself. Squarebound, 72 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • 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 #2
    Dick Tracy Special (1988) 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. Dick Tracy comic strip reprints by Chester Gould from December 1931-February 1932, presenting the first adventures of Dick Tracy. Tracys relationship with Tess Trueheart fragments as a result of his dangerous pursuit of gangster Big Boy. But when she learns of an impending robbery, she decides to give him the info, at great personal risk to herself. 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2
    Original Dick Tracy Gladstone Comic Album (1990 2nd Series) 2

    The Original Dick Tracy. Full color, 8-1/2 x 11 inches square bound, cardstock cover, white matt interior paper stock. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Crimebuster (1999) 2

    Stories by Max Allan Collins. Art and cover by Dick Locher. ACG Comics reprints stories from Chester Goulds cops-and-robbers comic strip, Dick Tracy. These strips are from the team who stepped in after Goulds retirement in the 1980s, acclaimed mystery novelist Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition) and artist Dick Locher. They date from October 1983. Featuring the return of the classic villain Pruneface. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Dailies and Sundays (1983) 2

    Chester Gould struck a cord when his comic strip idea about the hard-nosed plain-clothes detective Dick Tracy started in the Chicago Tribune and the New York News. After 1931, he devoted his life to drawing the daily Dick Tracy comic. This volume reprints the daily and Sunday strips originally printed 07/14/1940 to 10/20/1940. 72 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Detective (1999) 2

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    Stories, art and cover by Chester Gould, plus a backup story by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia (aka Nicholas Alascia). ACG Comics reprints stories from Chester Goulds cops-and-robbers comic strip, Dick Tracy. These strips are from 1949 and feature the return of the villain Sleet and the introduction of Tracys longtime partner, Sam Catchem. Sam trails Sleet to a rendezvous with Big Frost's gunmen…but Sleet and Big Frost are leading him into a trap. These strips date from January to February 1949. Also featuring a backup story from Charltons Ghostly Tales. Sleet Before the Storm; Sloppy Sam's Secret. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy The Blank (2005) 2

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Stories, art and cover by Chester Gould. In the years before the Internet, Pacific Comics Club collects classic comic strips in a high-quality format for fans. Collects Dick Tracy daily strips from 11/15/37 to 2/6/38. The Blank refuses to harm Junior Tracy when the boy gets in his way, but criminal Stud Bronzen isn't so lucky; Tracy finally gets the drop on The Blank and learns the man's secret. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled-Horizontal Format), 11 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 64 pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 2 #10
    Dick Tracy Crimestoppers Textbook SC (1984 Tribute) Vol. 2 #10

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    Number 10 - 1st printing. Stories, puzzles, and comics. Softcover, 14 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2-1ST
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    Volume 2 – 1st printing. Story, art and cover by Chester Gould, plus supplemental material by Milton Caniff, Walter Simmons, Dick Locher and Shel Dorf.  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 10, 1946 - November 17, 1946, featuring the "Shoulders," "Wedding of B.O. Plenty," and "Gargles" story arcs. Protection racketeer Gargles uses the musical talents of a girl named Themesong as cover for his crimes, but Tracy and singer Christmas Early come to her rescue. Then, the wedding of Gravel Gertie and B.O. Plenty. Also featuring vintage articles about Chester Gould's working day and his creation of Dick Tracy; an essay on cartoonings Reuben Award by its first winner, Milton Caniff; and a memorial page by Tracy artist Dick Locher for Gould, who passed away in May 1985.  An Enduring Art; Dedicated to the Memory of Chester Gould; The Country's Favorite Detective -- and His Boss!; The Reuben; The Chester Gould Autobiography. Hardcover, 72 pages, B&W. Cover price $14.95. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #2
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    Dick Tracy Cross Country Race (1934 Whitman BLB) #NN, 2 1/2" x 3", Big Thrill chewing gum premium (6 diff)

  • Issue #2
    Complete Max Collins/Rick Fletcher Dick Tracy (1986) 2

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    Who Shot Pat Patton? Stories by Max Collins. Art and cover by Rick Fletcher. Dragon Lady Press celebrates the 50th anniversary of Chester Gould's classic crime strip. These issues present strips from the 1980s, when it was written by legendary crime writer Max Collins. Reprints the Dick Tracy daily comic strip from Aug. 26, 1982 to Mar. 3, 1983. Tracy investigates the shooting of his former partner, police chief Pat Patton. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy (Mexican 1951-1970 La Prensa) 2

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    Mexican series. Stories and art by Chester Gould. 36 pages, full color, 7.25" x 10.5", Spanish language.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Dick Tracy Audio Action Adventures SC (1990 Disney Audio) Tape and Book 2-1ST

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    Includes Cassette Tape

    Episode 2 of 2 - 1st printing. "Everything Comes Up Blank!"

    Adapted by Ron Kidd and Greg Dobrin.

    Is The Blank friend or enemy? Join Tracy as he tries to uncover the identity of The Blank! The ultimate crime-stopper is back on the beat! Join Dick Tracy in a spine-tingling adventure. Read along, as voice actors and sound FX play on the tape.

    Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 7-in. x 8-in., 28 pages, full color.

  • Issue #2N-1ST
    Dick Tracy Audio Action Adventures SC (1990 Disney Audio) Tape and Book 2N-1ST Dick Tracy Audio Action Adventures SC (1990 Disney Audio) Tape and Book 2N-1ST

    Does NOT Include Cassette Tape

    Episode 2 of 2 - 1st printing. "Everything Comes Up Blank!"

    Adapted by Ron Kidd and Greg Dobrin.

    Is The Blank friend or enemy? Join Tracy as he tries to uncover the identity of The Blank! The ultimate crime-stopper is back on the beat! Join Dick Tracy in a spine-tingling adventure. Read along, as voice actors and sound FX play on the tape.

    Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 7-in. x 8-in., 28 pages, full color.

  • Issue #2
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    Dick Tracy in "Valuable Information" is story #2 of what was supposed to be a series of 30 Buck Jones Adventures sold only with Big Thrill Chewing Gum as an insert. However, we believe only 6 stories were actually printed. 8 pages with 3 pages in color and 5 in black and white, 2-7/8-in. x 2-3/8-in. Copyrighted in 1934 by Chester Gould and The Goudy Gum Co., Boston. (See also Buck Jones, Buck Rogers and Tailspin Tommy.)

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Dick Tracy His Greatest Cases PB (1975 Fawcett) 2-1ST

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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Snowflake and Shaky!" By Chester Gould. Collects comic strips from 1940, 1944-45. Softcover, 4-in. x 7-in., 176 pages, B&W. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy Postcard (1942) 2

    Art by Chester Gould. Military postcard from a set issued in 1942. This one features Dick Tracy and Junior. 3 1/2-in, x 5 1/2 -in. full color.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Dick Tracy The Collins Casefiles TPB (2004) 2-1ST

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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Written by by Max Allan Collins. Art by Rick Fletcher. Acclaimed mystery author and comics writer Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition) took over scripting Chester Gould's iconic detective strip in 1978, and Dick Tracy would never be the same again! This is the second of nine volumes collecting Collins' masterful-yet-controversial 15-year run. Softcover, 176 pages, B&W. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #2
    Dick Tracy The Purple Cross Gang (2002 Pacific Comics Club) 2

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Stories, art and cover by Chester Gould. In the years before the Internet, Pacific Comics Club collects classic comic strips in a high-quality format for fans. Collects Dick Tracy daily strips from 12/14/36 to 03/07/37. Tracy and the Purple Cross Gang Boss both go after Baldy, the lone surviving member of the gang, but Baldy still has a trick up his sleeve; the identity of the Gang Boss is revealed. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled-Horizontal Format), 11 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 64 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2D
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    Hardcover with original dust jacket

  • Issue #2N
    How Dick Tracy & Dick Tracy Jr. Caught the Racketeers (1933) 2N
    • 3" Spine split from bottom. Multiple punctures in first page.

    Hardcover only, no dust jacket