(August 1966)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of March, June, and December
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
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, Queen and Superman, Commoner! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman

Indexer Notes

cover art credits corrected 5/09 by Ted Watson

Lois Lane -- Queen and Superman -- Commoner! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 15.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg (1-7); Milt Snapinn (8-16)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as oClark Kent]; Perry White; Lucy Lane; Mr. Alias [Ned King]; Jimmy Olsen; Clarice Van Dorn
Synopsis:
When crooks kidnap Lucy Lane, Lois is forced to follow their orders and act like famous people from the past to trick Superman into finding the Treasure of Sheba.

Introducing Jimmy Olsen... (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / 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's Pal Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #95 [80 Page Giant #G-25], on sale June 14

The Policeman is Your Friend! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Children learn that policemen do more than just catch crooks.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Credits confirmed by Bob Bailey, Bob Hughes and Gene Reed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1965
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 556,091
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 496,124
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, and Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

["Why did you buy the contact paper?"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6449

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint from Daniel Cillis of Flushing, New York

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
DC titles on sale late June and early July 1966

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Irene Vartanoff; Jack Martin; Cheryl Evers; Berla Bowlby; David Cowhig; Martin Jason; Jackie Giuliano; Robert S. Grace; Ted Irwin

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents)

AMT Models / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Comic style ad for AMT models.

The Bombshell of the Boulevards (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lois LaFlamme; Jimmy Olsen; Count Armand de Foix
Synopsis:
Lois disguses herself as actress Lois LaFlamme to try to get an interview with an ambassador.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Previously credited to Leo Dorfman.

A Front Line in the Back Yard! (Table of Contents)

GI Joe Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Comic style ad for the GI Joe Club.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lois Lane, Queen and Superman, Commoner!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Lois Lane -- Queen and Superman -- Commoner!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. Introducing Jimmy Olsen...
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. The Policeman is Your Friend!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. ["Why did you buy the contact paper?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Lana
  9. 8. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT Models
  10. 9. The Bombshell of the Boulevards
    Lois Lane
  11. 10. A Front Line in the Back Yard!
    GI Joe Club
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