(April 1961)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Mar, June, Sept, Dec
On-sale date:
1961-11-09
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 Perfect Husband! (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; Bart Lankwater; Roger Warner [Clark Kent double]

The Super-Surprise! (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; Ed Connor; "Rackets" Garson; Van-Zee; Sylvia
Synopsis:
Superman is baffled when Lois displays super powers, all is revealed when "Lois" is shown to be Sylvia of Kandor.

[""Here you are, sir."] (Table of Contents)

Cora the Car Hop / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Cora; Al

A Salute to Our American Indians! (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:
Children learn about the inventions and accomplishments of Native Americans.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

The Perfect Husband! (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; Lucy Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Bart Lankwater; Roger Warner [Clark Kent double]
Synopsis:
On the television show "People are Whacky," a computer selects sportsman Roger Warner, a Clark Kent look-alike, to be Lois' ideal husband.
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:
Al Plastino ? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Tommy Talley; Danny Rining; Ernest E. Reynolds; Joseph A. Kadels; John Rakowski; Charlotte Agusto; Phyllis Mayer

The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C.! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Showcase (DC, 1955 series) #31 (March-April 1961) [featuring Aquaman]

Lois Lane ... Traitor! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Perry White; Bizarro-Lois
Synopsis:
When the King of Pahla is nearly assassinated, all the evidence points to Lois as the murderer.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Perfect Husband!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Super-Surprise!
    Lois Lane
  3. 2. [""Here you are, sir."]
    Cora the Car Hop
  4. 3. A Salute to Our American Indians!
  5. 4. The Perfect Husband!
    Lois Lane
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  7. 6. The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C.!
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  8. 7. Lois Lane ... Traitor!
    Lois Lane
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Walker
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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