(October 1966)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of March, June and December
On-sale date:
1966-08-09
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

Issue Notes

Copyright © National Periodical Publications, Inc., 1966.


Lois Lane's Last Chance! (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; Lance Fortune
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

cover art credits corrected 5/09 by Ted Watson

For the First Time on the Motion Picture Screen in Color (Table of Contents)

Batman Movie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cesar Romero [as Joker]; Frank Gorshin [as Riddler]; Adam West [as Batman]; Burt Ward [as Robin]; Lee Meriwether [as Catwoman]; Burgess Meredith [as Penguin]
Synopsis:
Inside front cover; advertisement for the 20th Century Fox film BATMAN (1966)

Beware of the Bug-Belle! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane [also appears as Insect Queen]; Superman; Insect Queen [Lana Lang] (origin recap); Perry White; Velvet O'Mara; Anti-Superman Gang
Synopsis:
Lois borrows Lana's Insect Queen costume and bio-ring and uses them to fight crime, until the ring is stolen and used by the Anti-Superman Gang.
Reprints:

Look What's New on Route '66' (Table of Contents)

AMT Models / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

He's Not as Strong as Superman... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero; humor

Indexer Notes

house ad for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #1, on sale September 22

Special! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff; Curt Swan
Inks:
Charles Paris; Sheldon Moldoff; George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1939 series) #185 [80 Page Giant #G-27], on sale August 11; and World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #161 [80 Page Giant G-28], on sale August 18

Lois Lane's Last Chance! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lance Fortune; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lana Lang (cameo); Lucy Lane (cameo)
Synopsis:
Lance Fortune wants to marry Lois Lane but Lois can't forget about Superman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Irene Vartanoff; Charles Prudence; Margo Franklin; Andy Markowitz; George Stimson, Jr.; Ruth Cuare; Kemp Davis

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lois Lane's Last Chance!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. For the First Time on the Motion Picture Screen in Color
    Batman Movie
  3. 2. Beware of the Bug-Belle!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. Look What's New on Route '66'
    AMT Models
  5. 4. He's Not as Strong as Superman...
    Plastic Man
  6. 5. Special!
  7. 6. Lois Lane's Last Chance!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Lana
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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