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1. In the "Dick Tracy" comic strip, Tracy is trying to restore Mary X's memory. He takes Mary X and Mason to the machine shop of Mason & Freez. Mason pulls a chain hoist which is directly over Mary X's head. The hit on the head doesn't kill her, it restores her memory. She was Mason's secretary and says she saw Mason kill Freez. As Mason declares his innocence, what unexpected thing happens next?
2. In "Dick Tracy" a midget with a Saint Bernard calls on Junky Doolb in his jail cell claiming to be his lawyer. Against the orders of the police, he takes the dog to see Doolb, who says the dog is his pet. Doolb pats the dog on the head but as soon as the policemen's backs are turned, he produces a gun and demands the keys to the cell. The midget jumps on the dog's back and rides away. How did Doolb get the gun?
3. After taking over the former Doolb gang, Jerome Trohs demands his men kidnap Dick Tracy. To question his authority is to get kicked in or have chocolate squashed in their face. They kidnap Tracy, put him out with chloroform and Trohs brings out a vise. What do they do to Tracy?
4. Mamma takes the dog Tip for a walk in the "Dick Tracy" comic. Entering a dog food store, they find Junior Tracy and his dog Oscar. The dogs growl at each other and Mamma sets her big dog on Oscar. She knocks the clerk out when he tries to intervene. After Mamma takes her dog out the sobbing Junior finds something on the floor that he thinks will interest Dick. What did he find?
5. In the "Dick Tracy" comic strip, Jerome Trohs and his gang are at gunpoint with the armored car money in bags on the table. Suddenly the midget jumps on his Saint Bernard, Tip, grabs a bag of money and off they go. In one room and back out toward the door, with Tracy hesitant to shoot the dog, the midget hops off before the dog jumps off the second story fire escape onto a nearby shed. Where did the midget go?
6. Jerome Trohs has escaped the police with a bag of money from the armored car robbery. The "Dick Tracy" comic strip sees him hopping a train heading west. But this is not just any train. What is the train carrying?
7. In the "Dick Tracy" comic strip, Mamma is in prison fuming about Jerome taking off and leaving her to the police. Tracy tells her to calm down, they would find her 'pocket edition'. She sees the film of Trohs and his runaway horse and calls Tracy. He is unconvinced that the midget in the film is Trohs, but will look into it. Back in her cell, Mamma is impatient and begins steaming her face and complaining of pain in her side. What do the guards think is wrong with her?
8. Mamma has escaped from prison in "Dick Tracy". She sees a semi carrying new cars stopped at a stop light and climbs in one of the cars unnoticed, riding west in comfort. When the driver stops at a hamburger joint, one of Mamma's weaknesses get the best of her. What does she see that brings her out of her comfortable car?
9. The wild bronco gives Jerome Trohs a long ride in "Dick Tracy". Finally it takes to the woods and leaves him hanging on a tree branch. He stumbles onto a tourist camp high in the mountains. The owners are lamenting the camp's being too far from the highway to attract visitors. Trohs spends the night, then buys the camp from the old couple who are delighted to sell. As the couple are leaving, Trohs does something incredibly stupid which calls attention to him. What does he do?
10. While the Sheriff goes back to town to get the doctor for the dying midget, Dick Tracy and Mamma fight it out in the cabin. Tracy tosses his gun out the window so neither of them will be tempted to use it. Mamma slugs him repeatedly, stomps on him and seems to have the upper hand. Then Tracy comes at her, swinging his arm that is in the cast. He misses, but something happens which turns the battle around. What happened?
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