(November-December 1956)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1956-09-02
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Honorary Fire 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

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (9 January 2008)

Draw Me (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Rex, Honorary Fire Chief! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
adventure; animal
Synopsis
Queenie the fire dog wont give Rex a second look until he saves the kittens from a big fire. Rex quote: "Oh, Well-You never can tell about women"
Reprints

[Horned Toad, Ant-Bear, Shipworm] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal

Wings and Winnie Winchester Help Capture Gorilla (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Binky's Special Election Exhibit (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

A Jailbird for Bobo! (Table of Contents: 6)

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 captures a jewel stealing raven and his master. Bobo quote: "Ha! I'm really givin' that guy 'the bird'"
Reprints

Legend of the Crying Squirrel (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Nature's Fishers! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal

Dog Teams (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal

Canine Castaway! (Table of Contents: 11)

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
Rex and unnamed reporter fight for their lives while marooned on a south sea island. Rex quote: "-- the scent of evil"
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Specialty Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Honorary Fire Chief!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  2. 1. Draw Me
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Rex, Honorary Fire Chief!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  4. 3. [Horned Toad, Ant-Bear, Shipworm]
    Misnamed Animals!
  5. 4. Wings and Winnie Winchester Help Capture Gorilla
    Winchester Roller Skates
  6. 5. Binky's Special Election Exhibit
    Binky
  7. 6. A Jailbird for Bobo!
    Detective Chimp
  8. 7. Legend of the Crying Squirrel
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  10. 9. Nature's Fishers!
  11. 10. Dog Teams
  12. 11. Canine Castaway!
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Company
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