1930s-1950s Dick Tracy Collection of (11) Items with Cards, Badges and Transfers 
Lot Number 1015
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
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Starting in 1931, the secretive sleuth known as Dick Tracy captured the imaginations of millions in his everlasting campaign to combat all forms of malice and treachery. This classic "tough guy" is revered in this collection of (11) 1930s-1950s Dick Tracy pieces. Featured on an array of badges, trading cards and other trinkets, this collection is the essence of American pop culture. Included are 1934 Goudey Dick Tracy: #3 Vault of Death (EX-MT); Pins: 1938 Secret Service Patrol (Parisian Novelty, round, GD, scratches), 1938 Secret Service Patrol Badge (Parisian Novelty, sergeant, GD, scuffing on back), (4) 1947 Kellogg's Pep Pins (Vitamin Flintheart, Pat Patten, Junior Tracy, Dick Tracy; mostly GD to VG), 1958 Crime Stoppers Badge (gold plated, NM-MT, unopened with MT blue ID card), 1960s Dick Tracy Detective (Chester Gould, round, EX with adhesive on back); Transfer: 1940 8 x 10" Transfer (EX-MT) and Coin Holder: 1975 Marlenn Coin Holder (unopened, package VG). An interesting accrual of keepsakes of this famed Chester Gould character. 
 
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