Showcase #10
(September-October 1957)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1957-07-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whtiney Ellsworth (credited); Mort Weisinger (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

2nd Lois Lane

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Forbidden Box from Krypton! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Jilting of Superman (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Tony Lester
Synopsis
Lois tries to make Superman jealous by pretending to be married to someone else.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Danger: Prejudice at Work (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Lem 'n' Lime / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I had the most wonderful dream last night, Lem!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Sightless Lois Lane (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Perry White; Deadline (dog)
Synopsis
Lois is blinded by an experiment.
Reprints
Keywords
blindness; seeing eye dog

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Peg / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How would you girls like a winter vacation with me?
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

How Brave Is a Girl (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Forbidden Box from Krypton (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback)
Synopsis
Lois discovers a box of Kryptonian artifacts that give her super powers.
Reprints
Keywords
Krypton; kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Lois Lane feature is continued in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #1

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Forbidden Box from Krypton!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  2. 1. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Jilting of Superman
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  5. 4. Danger: Prejudice at Work
  6. 5. ["I had the most wonderful dream last night, Lem!"]
    Lem 'n' Lime
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. The Sightless Lois Lane
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  9. 8. ["How would you girls like a winter vacation with me?"]
    Peg
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  12. 11. How Brave Is a Girl
  13. 12. The Forbidden Box from Krypton
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
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