(April 1960)

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
1960-02-09
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Action Comics #262 and copyright registration.

The Kryptonite Girl! (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

Draw Lincoln (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lois Lane's Signal-Watch! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Jerry Siegel ?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Lefty; Biff
Synopsis
Superman gives Lois a signal watch and she drives him crazy calling about stupid things.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Frank M. Bruno; Richard Sax; Judith Stevens; Lyle Victor; Victor Martinex; Ethel Gatlier; Lorraine Sharon; Roger Lane; Kirk Smythe.

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

Varsity Vic / 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
Wasn't that picture simply super, Vic?
Genre
teen
Characters
Varsity Vic
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Superboy; Action Comics; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Mystery of Skull Island! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Clark Kent [also appears as Superman]; Perry White; Carlos Floyd; Edna Van Cleve Floyd; Willis
Synopsis
Perry has Clark and Lois disguise themselves as a butler and maid in order to spy on Hollywood movie star Carlos Floyd.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

It's the Talk of the Teen / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Flip the grip, chum!
Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Several teen-age slang expressions are depicted.
Reprints

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

Pyro Plastics Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Kryptonite Girl! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Duke (Lucy's dog); Perry White
Synopsis
Lois disobeys Superman's warning, opens a strange box from outer space and gets Kryptonite vision.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Kryptonite Girl!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. Draw Lincoln
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Lois Lane's Signal-Watch!
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  5. 4. ["Wasn't that picture simply super, Vic?"]
    Varsity Vic
  6. 5. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superboy; Action Comics; Superman
  7. 6. The Mystery of Skull Island!
    Lois Lane
  8. 7. ["Flip the grip, chum!"]
    It's the Talk of the Teen
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Pyro Plastics Corporation
  10. 9. The Kryptonite Girl!
    Lois Lane
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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