(April 1962)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Mar, June, Sept, Dec
On-sale date:
1962-02-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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

Lois Lane's Revenge on Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [as Superbaby]

The Silver Coin of Fate! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lana Lang; Golden Dart; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Bizarro
Synopsis:
Superman flips a coin to decide whether he will marry Lois or Lana. Lois wins, but during the ceremony, "Superman" is revealed to be a Bizarro-Superman.
Reprints:

Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan (illustrations)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff; George Klein (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #96 and Superman (DC, 1939 series) #152

Do You Know Your Neighbors? (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Buzzy
Synopsis:
Buzzy and his friends learn about the backgrounds of their neighbors through their ethnic customs.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly,
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated November 1955.

The Widow in Black! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; the Playboy Poisoner; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Clark Kent
Synopsis:
Lois Lane goes undercover to track down the Playboy Poisoner but she finds out it's a ruse by Perry White to dissuade her from dangerous assignments.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Bette Dickinson; Richard Dixon; William Vargas; Tania Sawa; Londa Greenwood; Ed Kogel; Jim Hutcheson

["Jerry, I'd like to talk to you!"] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jerry; Jerry's dad

Lois Lane's Revenge on Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Wondro the Great
Synopsis:
Lois acquires a youth potion from a dying magician and accidentally spills it on Superman, who is temporarily transformed into Superbaby.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lois Lane's Revenge on Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Silver Coin of Fate!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  3. 2. Don't Miss These Two Super-Spectaculars!
  4. 3. Do You Know Your Neighbors?
    Buzzy
  5. 4. The Widow in Black!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  7. 6. ["Jerry, I'd like to talk to you!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  8. 7. Lois Lane's Revenge on Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
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