(July-August 1957)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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

Secret of the Golden Crocodile! (Table of Contents)

Rex / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rex; Danny

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, October 2007).

The Secret of the Golden Crocodile! (Table of Contents)

Rex / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rex; Danny
Synopsis:
Major Dennis, Danny, and Rex search Africa for a rumored "golden crocodile". Danny is disappointed in skyscrapers and jeeps and wishes to see "darkest Africa". Setting out with Rex, they are attacked by a crocodile, trapped between it and a lion, and flop atop stampeding elephants before tumbling into a treasure trove with a crocodile statue of solid gold! Staggering into camp, Major Dennis admits maybe Africa is tamed and the golden crocodile a myth. And Rex and Danny collapse laughing!
Reprints:

Animal Wonderland (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; nature

How to Make New Friends! (Table of Contents)

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

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

The Case of the Chimpanzee's Camera! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Detective Chimp [Bobo]
Synopsis:
While the Sheriff hunts Slippery Sam Silvers, Bobo's latest craze is taking pictures with his new camera. He snaps Silver's gang casing a jewelry store. They lure him to a hotel room with food - and pitch him off the balcony! Bobo swings to safety and accidentally fires a gun. The Sheriff comes running and nabs the gang - who learn Bobo never loaded film in the camera! "Film? Whazzat?"
Reprints:

Animal Color-Vision! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; nature

The Canny Crocodiles (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal

Rex's Amazing Treasure Hunt! (Table of Contents)

Rex / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rex; Danny
Synopsis:
The newspaper has hidden a thousand-dollar bill somewhere in the city for a stunt. Danny and Rex try their luck and dig up a suitcase full of cash! Danny runs for police while Rex guards, but soon the dog is gone and the money fake! What happened? Rex chased the crooks after they substituted stage money. He sped after a car, jumped a train, even climbed aboard a helicopter before the police force it down. Danny never found the newspaper's treasure - but they got a $1000 reward for catching the crooks!
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Golden Crocodile!
    Rex
  2. 1. The Secret of the Golden Crocodile!
    Rex
  3. 2. Animal Wonderland
  4. 3. How to Make New Friends!
    Binky
  5. 4. The Case of the Chimpanzee's Camera!
    Detective Chimp
  6. 5. Animal Color-Vision!
  7. 6. The Canny Crocodiles
  8. 7. Rex's Amazing Treasure Hunt!
    Rex
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Clayton Emery
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed