(August 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
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

The Amazing Brain Machine! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lana Lang

The Amazing Brain Machine! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Clark Kent; Superman robot; Lana Lang; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Lois and Lana each use a super-computer to try and learn how to get Superman to marry her.
Reprints:

Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #3, on sale June 19

See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #1, on sale June 7

Lois Lane's Other Life! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane [Sheila Dexter]; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White
Synopsis:
While undercover on an assignment, Lois contracts amnesia and believes she is really Sheila Dexter, her false identity. Superman takes the drastic measure of revealing his secret identity to shock her back to normal (she conveniently forgets it again).
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 submited by Scott Etheridge; Mike Laurence; Maria Vlahapoulos; Robert McArty; Virginia Kelley; Melvin Herbers; Rick Wood

Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #5, on sale June 14

The Fantastic Wigs of Mr. Dupre! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Perry White; Mr. Dupre; Supergirl
Synopsis:
Lois uncovers a criminal gang using a wig shop as a front, thanks to Supergirl's help.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Amazing Brain Machine!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Amazing Brain Machine!
    Lois Lane
  3. 2. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane!
    Lois Lane
  5. 4. Lois Lane's Other Life!
    Lois Lane
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  7. 6. Krypton, the World Where Superman Was Born...
    Superman
  8. 7. The Fantastic Wigs of Mr. Dupre!
    Lois Lane
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen