(April 1960)

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
1960-02-18
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

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Wolf-Man of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane
Reprints

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

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

The Wolf-Man of Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Flying Newsroom
Synopsis
Jimmy drinks a potion left behind by Merlin that turns him into a Wolf-Man every night, a spell which can only be broken by a kiss from a beautiful maiden. Jimmy tries to hide his condition from Lucy Lane until he finds, with Superman's help, a beautiful maiden who will kiss him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

People wear Batman, Robin, Superman, Green Arrow, and Speedy costumes at the masquerade ball in this story.

Aloha... Hawaii! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Characters
Senator Hiram L. Fong; Senator Oren E. Long; Rep. Daniel K. Inouye
Synopsis
A celebration of Brotherhood Week and Hawaii as our 50th state.

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

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't I look just dazzling...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Betty is going to a masquerade ball.
Reprints

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

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

Jimmy's Leprechaun Pal! (Table of Contents: 6)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Casey O'Rourke [Mr. Mxyzptlk]; Lucy Lane
Synopsis
Jimmy gets his own personal leprechaun, who is secretly Mr. Mxyzptlk in disguise.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

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

Movie Mirth / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you the manager?
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A movie theatre that shows only dull movies.
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Miss Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents: 10)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [also as "Julie Ogden"]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane; Perry White; Monte McGraw; Maisie; "Killer" Kendell
Synopsis
Jimmy disguises himself as a girl to get close to gangster Monte McGraw and discover where he was hiding stolen gems.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wolf-Man of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. The Wolf-Man of Metropolis!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Aloha... Hawaii!
  5. 4. ["Don't I look just dazzling..."]
    Betty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  7. 6. Jimmy's Leprechaun Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  9. 8. ["Are you the manager?"]
    Movie Mirth
  10. 9. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Superboy; Superman
  11. 10. Miss Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
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