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Dick Tracy monthly / by Chester Gould
Bib ID 7341120
Format JournalJournal [text, still image, volume]
Uniform Title Dick Tracy monthly (Sydney, N.S.W.)
Printer [Sydney] : Sungravure Ltd
Description Sydney : Illustrated Publications, 1952-[1959] 
[Sydney] : Consolidated Press ; Victorian Magazine Distributors 
78 volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 26-28 cm 
Series

Australian Comics Collection (Specific issues).

McGee Comics Collection (Specific issues).

Biography/History

"Dick Tracy is an American comic strip featuring Dick Tracy, a tough and intelligent police detective created by Chester Gould. The strip made its debut on October 4, 1931 in the Detroit Mirror ... Gould wrote and drew the strip until 1977. Since that time, various artists and writers have continued the strip, which still runs in newspapers today" -- Wikipedia.

Numbering Note Not all issues have a year designation. Continues the numbering of previous title, Dick Tracy comics monthly (Sydney, N.S.W.) 
Notes

Cover title.

Size varies.

Drawn in Australia by Jayar Studios.

Description based on: No. 29 (September 1952)

Life Dates No. 29 (September 1952)-no. 106 
Former Title

Dick Tracy comics monthly (Sydney, N.S.W.)

Subjects Detectives -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Detectives -- Periodicals.  |  Criminals -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Criminals -- Periodicals.  |  Crime -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Crime -- Periodicals.
Form/genre Comics (Graphic works)  |  Detective and mystery comics.
Other authors/contributors Gould, Chester, author  |  Jayar Studios, illustrator
Also Titled

Issues <88, 93-106> have title: Dick Tracy

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    Collect from: Main Reading Room
    Call Number: Nq 741.5994 STO
    Spine/Cover Title: Australian Comics Collection - Box D(iv)
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: No. 32 (December 1952)
    No. 36 (April 1953)
    No. 48 (April 1954)
    No. 50 (June 1954)-no. 52 (August 1954)
    No. 54 (October 1954)
    No. 56 (December 1954)-no. 57 (January 1955)
    No. 63 (July 1955)-no. 68 (December 1955)
    No. 71 (March 1956)-no. 72 (April 1956)
    No. 74 (June 1956)
    No. 76 (August 1956)-no. 78 (October 1956)
    No. 80 (January 1957)
     
    Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
    Call Number: SR 741.5 M145
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: No. 29 (September 1952)-no. 83 (March)
    No. 89-no. 91 (November)
    No. 94 (March)-no. 96 (May)
    No. 98 (July)
    Details Collect From
    Nq 741.5994 STO
    Label: Australian Comics Collection - Box D(iv)
    Main Reading Room
    SR 741.5 M145 Special Collections Reading Room

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