(November-December 1954)

DC, 1952 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Secret of the Vanishing Island! (Table of Contents)

Rex / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; animal
Characters:
Rex; Danny

The Secret of the Vanishing Island! (Table of Contents)

Rex / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
Major Dennis, Danny, and Rex are flying, but put down on an uncharted island for repairs. Come morning, the island starts sinking and they barely take off. Flying to a second island, the natives hide in fear until Rex saves a child from the river. They must pay tribute to the "evil spirit" who rules the sinking-and-reappearing island. Our heroes follow the tribute and discover a large statue that talks - because evil men hide inside. Rex routs them and Major Dennis fires rockets to destroy the false idol.

The Case of Bobo's Bankbook! (Table of Contents)

Detective Chimp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal; detective-mystery
Synopsis:
Bobo opens a bank account with his one dollar a week salary. Sheriff quote: "Take it easy, Bobo! You're always in such a rush to bank your money!" Bobo quote: "Listen to him talk! He can keep his money in his pocket!" But an error in the bankbook balance sets Bobo investigating. He trails a car and finds a bank clerk held prisoner. Starting the car, Bobo flattens the garage door on the crooks - and gets a $500 reward for his bank account!

Everglades Swamp-Trap! (Table of Contents)

Rex / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
Visiting Professor Barrett, Danny and Rex investigate why flamingos have failed to return to their nesting grounds. Rex follows a trail, dodging swamp fire and alligators. They meet two escaped convicts with rifles, but Rex bowls them over. The convicts kept the flamingos away. Mystery solved!
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Keywords:
Everglades; Swamp
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Secret of the Vanishing Island!
    Rex
  2. 1. The Secret of the Vanishing Island!
    Rex
  3. 2. The Case of Bobo's Bankbook!
    Detective Chimp
  4. 3. Everglades Swamp-Trap!
    Rex
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