(April 1969)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Mar, June, and Dec
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

Beauty and the Beast! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane

Love is Blind! [Part I] (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lisa Kent [Superlass]
Synopsis:
When Lois is blinded trying to save Superman from a deadly ray, Superman marries her to repay her. They have a daughter, and years later Superman is killed by an atomic Kryptonite bomb.

Indexer Notes

Imaginary Story

The Daring Giant - The Classic Giant (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams; Ross Andru
Inks:
Nick Cardy; Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #3 and The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #187 [80 Page Giant #58], both on sale February 13

Have You Met Our Peace-Lovin' Western (Hero?) Yet? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

house ad for Bat Lash (DC, 1968 series) #4, on sale February 20

Impossible? No! (Table of Contents)

Batman; Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #83, on sale February 25

Part II - The Blind Beauty and the Beast! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lisa Kent [Superlass]; Superman
Synopsis:
Lois meets a kind man but does not know that he is deformed. When Lisa discovers a cure for her mother's blindness, Lois can see her new friend for the first time, but he believes that she pities him and leaves -- by flying away! Lois and Lisa figure out that the man must be Superman, who did not die after all, but was transformed by Red Kryptonite, but in the meantime he has fled from Earth.

Indexer Notes

Imaginary Story

Robots Can't Die... Can They? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Metal Men (DC, 1963 series) #37, on sale February 13

[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
Job Number:
W-115
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Beauty and the Beast!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Love is Blind! [Part I]
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. The Daring Giant - The Classic Giant
  4. 3. Have You Met Our Peace-Lovin' Western (Hero?) Yet?
    Bat Lash
  5. 4. Impossible? No!
    Batman; Teen Titans
  6. 5. Part II - The Blind Beauty and the Beast!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  7. 6. Robots Can't Die... Can They?
    Metal Men
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Lana
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
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