(October 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
1959-08-11
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 #68, 77, 86, 95, 104)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Adventure Comics #264 and copyright registration.


Lana Lang, Girl Atlas! (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; Lana Lang
Reprints
Keywords
cameras; photography

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

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

The Mermaid from Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 2)

Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Aquaman; Superman; Topo; Dr. Hanson
Synopsis
Lois Lane is rescued by Aquaman but her injuries require emergency surgery that turns her into a mermaid.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

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

Peg / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly, he's handsome.
Genre
humor
Characters
Peg; Madge
Reprints

Coming Super-Attractions... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superboy; Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Colorfoto / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

40 Foreign and American Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Girl Atlas! (Table of Contents: 7)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Professor Morris
Synopsis
Professor Morris' serum gives Lana Lang super-strength.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

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

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 Lynn Loomis; Mike Gauf; Benjamin C. Israel; Jay Buck; Ruth Logan; Morris Floyd; Thomas Moore; Arthur Poster.

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

Pat Boone / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent! (Table of Contents: 11)

Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; the Green Hood Gang
Synopsis
After Lois decides Clark is Superman she tries to trick him into marrying her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lana Lang, Girl Atlas!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Mermaid from Metropolis!
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. ["Golly, he's handsome."]
    Peg
  5. 4. Coming Super-Attractions...
    Superboy; Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Colorfoto
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    40 Foreign and American Cars
  8. 7. The Girl Atlas!
    Lois Lane
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  10. 9. ["Hi all: Just a line to let you know..."]
    Pat Boone
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  12. 11. Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent!
    Lois Lane
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
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