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Homewood is a suburb of Dick Tracy's city. Tracy lived there with his wife Tess.

Target: Homewood[]

Homewood was the target of Pruneface's plot to induce blindness in a large portion of the population through the distribution of tainted coffee. The city was designated a disaster area by the President of the United States.

Tracy captured Pruneface and obtained a cure for the blindness virus, which was then distributed among the citizens' of Homewood


  • In real life, Homewood is a suburb of Chicago, IL located within Cook County. This lends support to speculation that Tracy's city is meant to be a fictionalized version of Chicago.