Don't tell anyone, but I think that publisher Novelty Press was pretty enthusiastic about publishing Dick Cole stories:
Most of Dick's adventures took place during his time at Farr Military Academy, with his best friend Simba, and---
Wait, did you say "kills dinosaurs?"
Yup. Dick Cole makes Turok look like Elmer Fudd!!
See, some (other) scientist has discovered and captured an unknown species of dinosaur in "darkest Africa," and of course brought it home to show off.
When the ship is attacked by a U-Boat, we get to see just how strong Dick Cole is:
Meanwhile, the kid who framed Cole has his really really rich father buy the dinosaur as a school mascot:
So, anyway, that was a typical day for Dick Cole.
Now, if anybody told me I'd have had a chance to fight dinosaurs, maybe I would have joined a military academy...
From 4Most #1 (1942)