(January 1971)

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

Issue Notes

new logo designed by Gaspar Saladino


The Snow-Woman Wept! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
N-183

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman
Reprints:

The Snow-Woman Wept! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Werner Roth
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-158

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Norman Brooks; Dr. Tort; Professor Bridnell
Synopsis:
Professor Bridnell has an invention that should allow people to breathe underwater but when used on Lois Lane, it causes her to turn into a snow sculpture.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

One panel of this story was reprinted in The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169.

A new year brings a new beginning for Superman 1971 (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (brief origin); George Taylor; Perry White; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; The Newsboy Legion; Rose and the Thorn; Supergirl; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Promo for Superman and Superman related titles. Art id confirmed by many on the main email list.

My Executioner Loves Me (Table of Contents)

Rose and the Thorn / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-159

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thorn [Rose Forrest]; The 100; Danny Stone; Beau Benton; Vince Adams
Synopsis:
When Beau Benton tries to kill Thorn for the 100, she saves him from drowning and he falls in love with her. Thorn turns him in to the police to keep him safe from the 100.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
DC titles on sale early November 1970; includes cover art from Our Fighting Forces (DC, 1954 series) #129

[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-185

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Peter G. Haag; Steven Brown; Licie Ramos; Gerard Triano; Gregory Kent; Debbie Hetherington

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Snow-Woman Wept!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Snow-Woman Wept!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. A new year brings a new beginning for Superman 1971
    Superman
  4. 3. My Executioner Loves Me
    Rose and the Thorn
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Rose
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