(April 1960)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except for February, May, August and November
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 #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Wolf-Man of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane
Reprints:

The Wolf-Man of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Flying Newsroom
Synopsis:
Jimmy drinks a potion left behind by Merlin that turns him into a Wolf-Man every night, a spell which can only be broken by a kiss from a beautiful maiden. Jimmy tries to hide his condition from Lucy Lane until he finds, with Superman's help, a beautiful maiden who will kiss him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

People wear Batman, Robin, Superman, Green Arrow, and Speedy costumes at the masquerade ball in this story.

Aloha... Hawaii! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Senator Hiram L. Fong; Senator Oren E. Long; Rep. Daniel K. Inouye
Synopsis:
A celebration of Brotherhood Week and Hawaii as our 50th state.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Betty is going to a masquerade ball.

Jimmy's Leprechaun Pal! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Casey O'Rourke [Mr. Mxyzptlk]; Lucy Lane
Synopsis:
Jimmy gets his own personal leprechaun, who is secretly Mr. Mxyzptlk in disguise.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Movie Mirth (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A movie theatre that shows only dull movies.

Miss Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen [also as "Julie Ogden"]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane; Perry White; Monte McGraw; Maisie; "Killer" Kendell
Synopsis:
Jimmy disguises himself as a girl to get close to gangster Monte McGraw and discover where he was hiding stolen gems.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Wolf-Man of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Wolf-Man of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. Aloha... Hawaii!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Betty
  5. 4. Jimmy's Leprechaun Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  7. 6. Movie Mirth
  8. 7. Miss Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Allen Ross
  • Mike Nielsen