(October 1970)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Mar, June, and Dec
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
E. Nelson Bridwell
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

Death House Honeymoon (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?
Job Number:
N-139

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Johnny Adonis; Thorn (inset)
Reprints:

Death House Honeymoon! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Art Saaf; Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-138

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; "Crazy" Collins; Johnny Adonis; Perry White; The 100
Synopsis:
Johnny Adonis, a murderer on death row, asks Lois to marry him as his last request. The Thorn begins her assault against The 100, a powerful gang in Metropolis.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the new Rose & the Thorn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-147

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Gregory Kent; Amy Iorio; Nicholas Pascale; Mark Abrams; Gary Skinner

Night of the Thorn (Table of Contents)

Rose and the Thorn / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Detective Phil Forrest (flashback); Detective Daniel Stone; The 100; Vince Dennis
Synopsis:
Rose Forrest becomes the Thorn to avenge her father's murder by The 100.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin of the new Rose & the Thorn.

Our American Heritage (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Job Number:
K-429

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
William Penn; Tom Paine; Emma Lazarus; John Peter Zenger; Harriet Tubman
Synopsis:
historical quiz

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated February 1961.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Death House Honeymoon
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Death House Honeymoon!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Rose
  4. 3. Night of the Thorn
    Rose and the Thorn
  5. 4. Our American Heritage
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Benjamin Beck
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen