(November 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:
1966-09-22
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

The Catwoman's Black Magic! (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; Catwoman; Superman (as a cat); Penguin
Keywords:
cages; cats; green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

cover art credits corrected 5/09 by Ted Watson

The Catwoman's Black Magic! [Part I] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Catwoman; Penguin; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White
Synopsis:
When the Penguin escapes from prison, Lois tries to track him down but she is kidnapped by Catwoman instead, who hypnotizes her into acting as the villainess's double.
Reprints:

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Kat from AMT

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:
humor; superhero

Indexer Notes

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

The Catwoman Gets the Bird! (Part II) (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Catwoman; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Batman; Robin; Penguin; Lady Bird Johnson (cameo); Linda Bird Johnson (cameo); Luci Baines Johnson (cameo)
Synopsis:
The Penguin confronts Lois, thinking she's Catwoman, but Superman, Batman, and Robin show up to take the Penguin back to prison. Later, Clark Kent discovers Lois is now Catwoman's double and she traps him in a pit full of lions who tear off his clothes, revealing the Superman costume underneath.
Reprints:

Superman's Cat-astrophe! (Part III) (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Catwoman
Synopsis:
Catwoman takes Lois's place and tricks Superman into taking her to her lair, where she uses Circe's magic wand to turn him into a cat. Meanwhile, Lois, now free of Catwoman's hypnosis (and having forgotten the revelation of Superman's identity), follows them and confronts Catwoman, demanding that she change Superman back.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

story continues next issue

["I wish this glue would hurry up and dry..."] (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:
6457

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Janine Cleveland of East St. Louis, Illinois

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs
Synopsis:
Binky advises against dropping out of high school.

Indexer Notes

earlier appeared in DC comics cover-dated October 1951 and October 1958

Magic Photo Kit (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Batman and Robin

Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost in Comic Magazines (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #48 [80 Page Giant #G-29]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to Lois / 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 David Ouillette; Laura Civorelli; Mary Revetti; Braulio Velasquez; Elsa Liebet; Irene Vartanoff; Charles Gomez; Adrienne King; Ted Willen

New Man Joins Platoon (Table of Contents)

GI Joe Club With Andy and George / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Catwoman's Black Magic!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Catwoman's Black Magic! [Part I]
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. AMT Makes the Party
  4. 3. He's Not as Strong as Superman...
    Plastic Man
  5. 4. The Catwoman Gets the Bird! (Part II)
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  6. 5. Superman's Cat-astrophe! (Part III)
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  7. 6. ["I wish this glue would hurry up and dry..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  8. 7. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Binky
  9. 8. Magic Photo Kit
    Batman and Robin
  10. 9. Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost in Comic Magazines
    Justice League of America
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  12. 11. New Man Joins Platoon
    GI Joe Club With Andy and George
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