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Baxter, Rex. Rex Baxter was created by the Canadian creator Edmond Good and appeared in the comic strip “Rex Baxter” (Dime Comics #1-26, 1942-1944).

Rex Baxter is a two-fisted Canadian hero based on Flash Gordon. Baxter has Gordonesque adventures, fighting "the sinister [Yellow Peril] dictator Lerzal, power-crazed ruler of the fantastic cavern empire Xalanta, below the Island of Doom!” Baxter is assisted by the Dale Arden-like Gail Abbott. 

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