(September-October 1971)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly [semimonthly Sept.]
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

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G-87 and as G-87 on indicia page.


The Strangest Love Stories Ever Told! (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; typeset
Job Number:
N-346

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lana Lang; Lana Lane; Bamor; Herko

Indexer Notes

Giordano pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Curt Swan and Kurt Schaffenberger with pencils.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (illustration)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-349

The Unknown Superman! (Part I) (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese ?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-330

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Dr. Drolic; Joe Brant; Mr. Grant; Strong Bear [Bamor]
Synopsis:
Dr. Drolic has a machine that will find the greatest unknown person in a given category. Lois uses it to find the greatest unknown super-person which leads her to Strong Bear.
Reprints:

The Secret of Strong Bear! (Part II) (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese ?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-331

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Strong Bear [Bamor]; Dr. Drolic; Lana Lang (cameo); Superman
Synopsis:
Lois learns the truth about Strong Bear.
Reprints:

The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-333

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Herko; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Dr. Elder
Synopsis:
A science experiment gone wrong releases a creature from another dimension that is infatuated with Lois and jealously fights Superman.
Reprints:

The Return of Lois' Monster Sweetheart! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-334

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Herko; Dr. Elder; Zagga; Superman (flashback)
Synopsis:
Lois and Jimmy go to Herko's dimension to try to stop him from waiting for Lois. She convinces Jimmy to court Herko's neighbor Zagga to make him jealous.
Reprints:

The Girl Who Mourned for Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese ?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-332

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lex Luthor; Superman Emergency Squad; Perry White; Lucy Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Unknown to Lois, an accident transports her to a parallel world where she sees Superman die in a trap set by Lex Luthor.
Reprints:

For Stories That Are Different (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403, on sale June 29

Superman's Romance with Lana Lane! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original story)
Job Number:
N-329

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman; Lana Lane (flashback)
Synopsis:
While visiting Superman's Fortress, Lois and Lana find a picture of Superman proposing to a girl who looks like both of them. He tells them the story, which they have forgotten, of how they were temporarily merged into one girl a few years earlier.
Reprints:

["Flash! Get out of the way!"] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-344

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Jay Garrick]; the Thorn [also as the Rose]; Joan Williams; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]
Synopsis:
The Flash rescues his girlfriend Joan from the Thorn, who reverts back to her "good" personality as the Rose. Green Lantern takes the Rose to Transformation Island, where the Amazons will rid her of the Thorn personality.

Indexer Notes

two page excerpt from an unpublished Golden Age Flash story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to Lois / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
N-345

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Gregory Kent; Nicole Schneider; Susan Morrison; Lex Morris; Mike Smith; Miriam T. Nebrida; Linda Gillman; Christopher Bailey; David Kaufman; D. Kruse; Roberta Voll

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Strangest Love Stories Ever Told!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Unknown Superman! (Part I)
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. The Secret of Strong Bear! (Part II)
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  5. 4. The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  6. 5. The Return of Lois' Monster Sweetheart!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  7. 6. The Girl Who Mourned for Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. For Stories That Are Different
    Superman
  9. 8. Superman's Romance with Lana Lane!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  10. 9. ["Flash! Get out of the way!"]
    The Flash
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen