(January 1959)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept. and Dec.
On-sale date:
1958-11-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Mort Weisinger (actual editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #68, 77, 86, 95, 104)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Lois Lane, Convict! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Amazing Superman Junior (Table of Contents: 2)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Professor Raskins; Robin; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Superman makes himself, Perry, Jimmy, and Robin look old in order to teach Lois a lesson, but then someone with super-powers shows up and claims to be Superman Junior.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Wedding Rings / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
In some of the provincial areas of France...
Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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:
Hello, Peg, how was school today?
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peg; Peg's mother
Reprints:

Lois Lane -- Convict (Table of Contents: 7)

Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Baldy Pate
Synopsis:
Lois takes a bribe and is forced into crime by Baldy Pate.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script:
Mort Weisinger ?
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Kitty Flynn; Betty Jo Walker; Ana May Kutcher; Casey Brennan; Larry Bliss; L. K. Sanders

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

Cora the Car Hop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Oh, Cora!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cora
Reprints:

Lieutenant Lois Lane, U.S. Army! (Table of Contents: 11)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Major Wharton; Col. Parkins
Synopsis:
Lois and Clark enlist in the Army for a month to get a story, but Lois's rank seems to go to her head, causing her to act like a bully toward everyone around her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lois Lane, Convict!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  3. 2. The Amazing Superman Junior
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["In some of the provincial areas of France..."]
    Wedding Rings
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  7. 6. ["Hello, Peg, how was school today?"]
    Peg
  8. 7. Lois Lane -- Convict
    Lois Lane
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  11. 10. ["Oh, Cora!"]
    Cora the Car Hop
  12. 11. Lieutenant Lois Lane, U.S. Army!
    Lois Lane
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Dwayne Best
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