(June 1959)

DC, 1954 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Index revised by Ed Boner, July 2009.


The Elastic Lad of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Superman's Super-Rival! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Introducing Mysterio, a new super-hero wrapped in lead foil who really wants to be Jimmy's best friend.
Reprints:

[Tootsie Roll ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Fred Finds a Way! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Fred; Jimmy; baseball coach
Synopsis:
Fred finds that there are other ways to participate in his favorite activity of baseball, despite physical limitations or being rejected for the team.

["There. I wrote the most beautiful love letter to Amy"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Coming Super-Attractions (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Jimmy Olsen Signal-Watch! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
For her birthday, Jimmy gives Lucy Lane a Jimmy Olsen signal watch so he can be her "genie" for a day. Unfortunately, today he's also modeling his wardrobe of odd getups for his Fan Club. So everytime Lucy calls, he's in some sort of inappropriate outfit.
Reprints:

[Tootsie Roll Pops ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Then in the third period we came back and tied the game."] (Table of Contents)

Peg / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor

Clyde Beatty and Cole Bros Circus at Palisades Amusement Park (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman; Emmett Kelly

The Elastic Lad of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen [Elastic Lad]; Perry White; Lois Lane; Professor Potter
Synopsis:
Lois accidentally gives both Clark and Jimmy a drink of Professor Potter's elastic serum. Jimmy becomes Elastic Lad, but Superman must figue out a way to cover for the fact that the serum doesn't effect him.
Reprints:

[Tootsie Roll Fudge ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Elastic Lad of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Superman's Super-Rival!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. [Tootsie Roll ad]
  4. 3. Fred Finds a Way!
  5. 4. ["There. I wrote the most beautiful love letter to Amy"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  6. 5. Coming Super-Attractions
  7. 6. The Jimmy Olsen Signal-Watch!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. [Tootsie Roll Pops ad]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  10. 9. ["Then in the third period we came back and tied the game."]
    Peg
  11. 10. Clyde Beatty and Cole Bros Circus at Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. The Elastic Lad of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  13. 12. [Tootsie Roll Fudge ad]
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