(February 1967)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Mar, Sept and Dec (semi-monthly, Jan)
On-sale date:
1966-12-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Death of Lois Lane! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Clark Kent Jr.; Lois Lane (statue)
Reprints:

The Death of Lois Lane! [part 3] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Leterese ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane (death); Clark Kent Jr.; Lex Luthor (villain, death); Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Superman robots (all imaginary)
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

cont. from previous issue

The Super-Luck of Badge 77 (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Leterese ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Chief Smith; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Clark joins the police force for a story and lets Police Chief Smith believe that he is protected by the luck in badge #77 when he is actually using his super-abilities.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

includes a letter from Irene Vartanoff.

Winners in the DC Game of Distinctive Covers (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan; Carmine Infantino
Inks:
George Klein; Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

announces winners of fans who collect covers specializing in specific categories. Includes a half-page ad for Action, Detective and Adventure Comics.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Death of Lois Lane!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Death of Lois Lane! [part 3]
    Superman
  3. 2. The Super-Luck of Badge 77
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  5. 4. Winners in the DC Game of Distinctive Covers
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