(September-October 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

Peril in the Jungle! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; animal
Reprints:

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Peril in the Jungle! (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
Major Dennis, Danny, and Rex jeep through the mountains of Africa. They seek ancient cave paintings. But "stone age" critters - a giant boar, huge vultures, carnivorous fish - keep attacking for no known reason. Rex defends, but they're hounded everywhere. Spilled into a river, they emerge in the cave with the paintings. And see that a Rex figure was long ago worshiped for saving the local people. And the local animals still bear a grudge centuries later!

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Natural Enemies! (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

The Secret of the Spanish Castle! (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:
Now the Sheriff has a new craze, stamp collecting! He gets a mis-delivered letter and drives it to a relocated Spanish castle. No one answers, so Bobo scales inside - and spooks robbers! He hides in a suit of armor, spins on a weather vane, and bowls them over! The freed owner gives Bobo a stamp album, and now he has a new craze!

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

[Water Boatman, Firefly, Redhorse] (Table of Contents)

Misnamed Animals! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

"Wings" Winchester Saves the Movie Theater (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Winchester Roller Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Dog Show (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

The Canine That Captured a Fort (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
Rex and Danny visit Fort Williams near the Canadian border, an old Revolutionary War stronghold. But Danny notes the reenactors have their leggings on wrong. Rex smells evil and gets locked in a dungeon. He shimmies up the chimney as the crooks shell the town with an old cannon and demand ransom. Rex knocks them flying, bowls them over with cannon balls, even shoots an Indian arrow to capture all three!

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Fashion Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Colonial Studios, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Miracle Aid / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Peril in the Jungle!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. The Peril in the Jungle!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  6. 5. Natural Enemies!
  7. 6. The Secret of the Spanish Castle!
    Detective Chimp
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  9. 8. [Water Boatman, Firefly, Redhorse]
    Misnamed Animals!
  10. 9. "Wings" Winchester Saves the Movie Theater
    Winchester Roller Skates
  11. 10. Dog Show
  12. 11. The Canine That Captured a Fort
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Fashion Frocks, Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Colonial Studios, Inc.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Miracle Aid
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