(March-April 1955)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julius Schwartz (actual)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Thundering Earth! (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; animal

Indexer Notes

Issue #17, "Sir Rex -- Four Footed Knight!", erroneously featured the vine-swinging, cougar-kicking cover that should have been on this issue.

Draw Me! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Thundering Earth! (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal
Synopsis:
In the southwest, while hunting uranium, Rex saves Danny and a girl from an earthquake and a mountain lion by swinging across a fearsome gorge.
Reprints:
Keywords:
cougar; Earthquake

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Franklin Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Your United Nations at Work! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Detective Bobo -- Chimp-Knapped! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
animal; detective-mystery
Synopsis:
While visiting his friends in the circus, Bobo is locked in an animal cage and shipped to a zoo in Arizona. He still manages to find the crown jewels of Goravia and apprehend the thief!
Reprints:

Thirst-Quenchers! (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Natural History... (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

The Famous DC Symbol (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Working Dogs (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Ice Queen of Storm Mountain! (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
In New England winter, Danny encourages a female friend to compete in an ice-skating competition. But skiing, she vanishes. Rex searches alone and finds her trapped under a boulder. Rex learns to ski and brings help. The girl gets the courage to compete and is crowned "Ice Queen of Storm Mountain!"
Keywords:
New England; Skiing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thundering Earth!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Thundering Earth!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Franklin Institute
  5. 4. Your United Nations at Work!
  6. 5. Detective Bobo -- Chimp-Knapped!
    Detective Chimp
  7. 6. Thirst-Quenchers!
  8. 7. Natural History...
  9. 8. The Famous DC Symbol
  10. 9. Working Dogs
  11. 10. The Ice Queen of Storm Mountain!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Clayton Emery
  • Dan Kocher
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed