(July-August 1956)

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

Four-Footed Circus Daredevil! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Characters:
Rex

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz' editorial records, provided by DC Comics; original indexer credited the inks to Gil Kane.

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100 Airplanes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Four-Footed Circus Daredevil! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; animal
Synopsis:
Danny and Rex do a bicycle high-wire act at a visiting circus as amateur talent. But when the acrobats are injured, pretty Marle asks their help to keep the family's performance contract. Rex stops elephants and rescues the two when stranded on the high wire - but it's Danny who gets the hug from the pretty aerialist!

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Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

U. S. Royal Color King Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bobo's Amazing Jungle Gym! (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:
The Goliath Gang steals safes and breaks them open. The Sheriff asks Bobo for help, and Bobo opts for brawn over brains. He builds a huge crazy jungle gym in the back yard to work out. From atop, he spots the gang but gets brushed off. Finally he topples a painter's scaffold on the villains. And opts for brains over brawn from now on.
Reprints:

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Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

"Wings" Winchester to the Rescue! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy

Canine Patrol (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Rex -- Airline Detective! (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:
Shipped on a plane, Rex should be "baggage", but a stewardess lets him ride in the cabin. Rex smells evil as two crooks enter the cockpit and sky-jack the plane. Lost in fog, it crashes onto a mountain top. Rex slips out and treks through fog to a town, then leads the law back, even gets the jump on the crooks. Back home, he receives a citation and "promotion" to Airline Detective!

["Boys and girls! Here's the news you've been waiting for..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Four-Footed Circus Daredevil!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    100 Airplanes
  3. 2. Four-Footed Circus Daredevil!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    U. S. Royal Color King Bike Tires
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  7. 6. Bobo's Amazing Jungle Gym!
    Detective Chimp
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  9. 8. "Wings" Winchester to the Rescue!
    Winchester Roller Skates
  10. 9. Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules!
  11. 10. Canine Patrol
  12. 11. Rex -- Airline Detective!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  13. 12. ["Boys and girls! Here's the news you've been waiting for..."]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Clayton Emery
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed