(November-December 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

Rex, Honorary Indian Chief! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Characters:
Rex

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rex, Honorary Indian Chief! (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:
Danny tells the barber how he and Rex became honorary indian chiefs. Rex saved an Indian boy from an atomic test blast. Danny and Rex were required to catch a fish with their bare hands/paws, then fetch a war bonnet from a greased tree. They succeed and are made honorary chiefs. But the barber got so excited Danny ends up with a crew cut!

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

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

We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen

The Mystery of the Silver Bullet! (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's latest craze is a model railroad. While the Sheriff seeks robbers, a neighbor train engineer takes Bobo to the train yards and shows him the engine controls. The robbers are looting the "Silver Bullet" train and cosh the engineer! Bobo blocks the robbers' car with an engine, then beans them with coconuts. He's rewarded with a miniature engineer's outfit.
Keywords:
model railroads; Railroad

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

Superman Playsuit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Curious Nesting Birds (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Canine Quips (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Million-Dollar Snapshot! (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:
On a return visit to Danny's cousin Arthur, a newspaper editor, Rex becomes a news photographer. They want a picture of a reclusive millionaire, but are chased off by guards. They sneak inside and Rex snaps pics with his neck-camera. "Caught a good close up of him this time!" The picture alerts a distant relative the poser is not the millionaire, so they sneak back inside. Rex knocks down guards and snatches their guns, and they rescue the hostage millionaire.

Louisiana (Table of Contents)

State Facts / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks:
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

"Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Bearcat, Koala, Silverfish] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

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

Miniature Spy Camera / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rex, Honorary Indian Chief!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  3. 2. Rex, Honorary Indian Chief!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  5. 4. We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!"
  6. 5. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
    Buzzy
  7. 6. The Mystery of the Silver Bullet!
    Detective Chimp
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Superman Playsuit
  9. 8. Curious Nesting Birds
  10. 9. Canine Quips
  11. 10. Million-Dollar Snapshot!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  12. 11. Louisiana
    State Facts
  13. 12. "Wings" Winchester Stops a Robbery
    Winchester Roller Skates
  14. 13. [Bearcat, Koala, Silverfish]
    Misnamed Animals!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Miniature Spy Camera
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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