Dick Tracy

February 8, 1938 to December 31, 1947
59 episodes known to exist
Dick Tracy is a comic strip featuring Dick Tracy, a hard-hitting, fast-shooting and intelligent police detective. Created by Chester Gould, the strip made its debut on October 4, 1931, in the Detroit Mirror. It was distributed by the Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate. Gould wrote and drew the strip until 1977. More on Wikipedia
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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February 8, 1938 - December 31, 1947
New Adventures of Dick Tracy
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New Adventures of Dick Tracy
February 8, 1938 - December 31, 1947
59 episodes known to exist
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February 8, 1938 
The Black Pearl Pf Osirus 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 10, 1938 
Mystery in the Hotel 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 11, 1938 
Dick Shot 
 
14:30 
 
February 14, 1938 
Pat Goes Overboard 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 15, 1938 
Dick Finds Black Pearl 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 17, 1938 
Going After the Ring 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 18, 1938 
Captures Gang 
 
14:30 
 
February 21, 1938 
Pat Hypnotized 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 22, 1938 
Dick Captured 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 23, 1938 
Escape 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 24, 1938 
Junior Kidnapped 
 
14:30 

 
 
February 25, 1938 
Captures Dryden Small 
 
14:30 
 
April 11, 1938 
Note From Purple Rider 
 
14:30 

 
 
April 12, 1938 
Avalanche 
 
14:30 
 
April 13, 1938 
Purple Rider Returns 
 
14:30 

 
 
April 14, 1938 
Junior Captured 
 
14:30 

 
 
October 6, 1943 
Mrs. Johnson & Doc Benson 
 
14:00 

 
 
October 6, 1943 
Mrs. Johnson and Doc Benson 
 
14:30 

 
 
January 10, 1944 
Case of the Hooting Owl 
 
14:10 

 
 
March 3, 1944 
Korsokoff Missing 
 
14:30 

 
 
May 4, 1944 
Case of the Nazis Under the Big Top 
 
14:50 

 
 
May 5, 1944 
 
 
14:30 

 
 
October 1, 1944 
 
 
14:30 

 
 
May 1, 1945 
Case of the Empty Safe 
News Break: Announcement of Hitler's death 
14:40 

 
 
May 8, 1945 
Trail of the Night Hawk 
 
14:10 

 
 
June 22, 1945 
Case of the Blood Ruby 
Blooper: Open Mike at beginning of program 
14:30 

 
 
September 3, 1945 
Buried Treasure 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 20, 1945 
Headless Man 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 21, 1945 
Headless Man 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 24, 1945 
Headless Man 
 
14:30 

 
 
October 25, 1945 
Case of the Trained Seal 
 
14:40 

 
 
November 22, 1945 
One Suspect Too Many 
 
14:30 

 
 
January 19, 1946 
Dark Corridor 
 
14:30 

 
 
August 22, 1946 
The Case of the Missing Clue 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 13, 1946 
Case of the Broken Window Ep 1 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 16, 1946 
Case of the Broken Window Ep 2 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 18, 1946 
Case of the Broken Window Ep 3 
 
14:00 

 
 
December 11, 1946 
Case of the Campus Murder 
 
13:20 

 
 
January 8, 1947 
The Big Black Box 
 
14:30 

 
 
March 18, 1947 
Case of the Graveyard Watch 
 
14:40 

 
 
May 15, 1947 
Case of the No Account Swindle 
 
14:00 

 
 
July 14, 1947 
Case of the Crooked Fingers 
 
14:00 

 
 
July 23, 1947 
Case of Unfunny Clown 
 
14:30 

 
 
July 31, 1947 
Case of Unfunny Clown 
 
13:50 

 
 
September 3, 1947 
Case of the Low - Hi Jack 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 4, 1947 
Case of the Low - Hi Jack 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 11, 1947 
Case of the Low - Hi Jack 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 12, 1947 
Case of the Low - Hi Jack 
 
14:30 

 
 
September 23, 1947 
Counterfeit Grave 
 
14:30 

 
 
October 10, 1947 
Case of the Book of Four Kings Ep 1 
 
14:40 

 
 
October 16, 1947 
Case of the Book of Four Kings Ep 2 
 
14:40 

 
 
November 6, 1947 
Case of the Honorable Mr. Molice 
 
14:30 

 
 
November 18, 1947 
Case of the Deadly Tipoff Ep 1 
 
14:30 

 
 
November 19, 1947 
Case of the Deadly Tipoff Ep 2 
 
14:30 

 
 
December 16, 1947 
The Case of the Poisonous Timber 
 
14:30 

 
 
December 19, 1947 
The Case of the Poisonous Timber 
 
14:30 

 
 
December 31, 1947 
Case of the Big Black Box 
 
14:30 

 
January 19, 1946 
Case of the Dark Corridor 
 
29:00 

 
February 16, 1946 
Case of the Firebug Murders 
 
29:30 

 
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