(October 1959)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Mar, June, Sept, Dec
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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 #68, 77, 86, 95, 104)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Lana Lang, Girl Atlas! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lana Lang
Reprints:
Keywords:
cameras; photography

The Mermaid from Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Aquaman; Superman; Topo; Dr. Hanson
Synopsis:
Lois Lane is rescued by Aquaman but her injuries require emergency surgery that turns her into a mermaid.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

["Golly, he's handsome."] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peg; Madge

The Girl Atlas! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Professor Morris
Synopsis:
Professor Morris' serum gives Lana Lang super-strength.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to Lois / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Weisinger ?
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Lynn Loomis; Mike Gauf; Benjamin C. Israel; Jay Buck; Ruth Logan; Morris Floyd; Thomas Moore; Arthur Poster

["Hi all: Just a line to let you know..."] (Table of Contents)

Pat Boone / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Synopsis:
house ad for Pat Boone (DC, 1959 series) #1
Keywords:
celebrity

Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; the Green Hood Gang
Synopsis:
After Lois decides Clark is Superman she tries to trick him into marrying her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes (February 2008).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lana Lang, Girl Atlas!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Mermaid from Metropolis!
    Lois Lane
  3. 2. ["Golly, he's handsome."]
    Peg
  4. 3. The Girl Atlas!
    Lois Lane
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  6. 5. ["Hi all: Just a line to let you know..."]
    Pat Boone
  7. 6. Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent!
    Lois Lane
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walker
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen