(November 1960)

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

The Battle Between Super-Lois and Super-Lana! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang
Reprints:

Dolls of Doom! Part 1 The Lois Lane Doll (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Cyril Madison; Anti-Superman Gang; Van-Zee (cameo); Sylvia (cameo); Lili (Van-Zee and Sylvia's daughter, cameo); Lyle (Van-Zee and Sylvia's son, cameo); Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
The Anti-Superman Gang builds Lois Lane dolls so they can hide a bomb in one and destroy Superman's Fortress of Solitude.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Indexer Notes

One panel from this story was reprinted in Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #178.

Keep Learning -- the Key to Success! (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
Synopsis:
Frank wants to quit school until he realizes how it will affect his future.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Just Imagine! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
House ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #1.

[Dolls of Doom] Part II Trapped in Kandor (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appear as Clark Kent]; Van-Zee; Sylvia; Dik-Zee (Van's twin brother); Lili; Lyle; Cyril Madison
Synopsis:
Lois Lane spends some time in Kandor to escape poison gas in the Fortress of Solitude.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Kandor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Gloria Higgins; Martin Mazzel; "Last Lady"; Jim Larrabee; Dick Sale; Raymond Derucki; R. Twill; Carol Ruth Roswall

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

It's the Talk of the Teen / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
illustrated colloquial expressions

The Battle Between Super-Lois and Super-Lana! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Lois and Lana gain superpowers and decide to fight it out for Superman's hand in marriage.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Battle Between Super-Lois and Super-Lana!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. Dolls of Doom! Part 1 The Lois Lane Doll
    Lois Lane
  3. 2. Keep Learning -- the Key to Success!
  4. 3. Just Imagine!
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. [Dolls of Doom] Part II Trapped in Kandor
    Lois Lane
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    It's the Talk of the Teen
  8. 7. The Battle Between Super-Lois and Super-Lana!
    Lois Lane
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