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The Complete Dick Tracy Vol. 6
Author Chester Gould
Publication date December, 2008
Published by IDW
ISBN 9781600102837
Publication Order
Preceded by
The Complete Dick Tracy Vol. 5
Followed by
The Complete Dick Tracy Vol. 7

The Complete Dick Tracy Volume 6 contains the strips written and drawn by Chester Gould originally published in newspapers between the dates July 5th, 1939 and January 22nd, 1941.

It includes the following storylines:

The book also includes original supplemental material by Max Allan Collins and J.C. Vaughn.


  • The book includes a disclaimer acknowledging the presence of racial caricatures in the strips and states that they are "reprinted without alteration for historical reference".
  • This was the final volume that kept to the originally established format. Subsequent volumes would be larger (printing 3 daily strips per page, rather than 2) and feature full-color images on the covers.
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      In April of 2023, it was announced that the first 6 volumes of The Complete Dick Tracy would be reissued to match the format of the later volumes. It was released on March 12th, 2024.