(July 1959)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale date:
1959-05-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Some secondary sequences added by Ed Boner.

On-sale date from ad in Action Comics #254 and copyright registration.


Olsen's Super-Supper! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Table of Contents: 1)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

The MC of the Midnight Scare Theater! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Phanto; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane
Synopsis:
Jimmy fills in for Phanto as host of the late night horror movie, but every night he seems to scare someone to death.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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 made quite an impression on Jean...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Palisades Amusement Park / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Superman

[Operation Blackhawks!] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Jimmy Olsen's Wedding! (Table of Contents: 7)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis:
Jimmy dreams he's married to Lucy.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
All right, Pete, it's time for bed now!
Genre:
humor

Coming Super-Attractions... (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Olsen's Super-Supper! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Giunta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Dr. Falke
Synopsis:
Dr. Falke gives Jimmy a special pill to help him win the Planet eating contest so he can buy a new car and impress Lucy. Of course, the Dr. has an ulterior motive.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer and inker credits from Bob Hughes.

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

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

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

Annie Gram / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
PAID+R=

Indexer Notes

puzzle page

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Body Building / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Olsen's Super-Supper!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. The MC of the Midnight Scare Theater!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["I made quite an impression on Jean..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. [Operation Blackhawks!]
    Blackhawk
  8. 7. Jimmy Olsen's Wedding!
    Jimmy Olsen
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. ["All right, Pete, it's time for bed now!"]
    Little Pete
  11. 10. Coming Super-Attractions...
    Superman; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Superboy
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  13. 12. Olsen's Super-Supper!
    Jimmy Olsen
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. ["PAID+R="]
    Annie Gram
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gene Reed
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Allen Ross
  • Mike Nielsen