(August 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
1960-06-28
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 Superman Annual #1 and copyright registration.


Mr. and Mrs. Clark (Superman) Kent! (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) /

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Day Lois Lane Forgot Superman! (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; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane; Great Majo; Perry White; Pat Boone (Cameo; picture on a show poster)
Synopsis
Lois asks a hypnotist to make her forget Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Peg / 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
Good night, Ed. It was a swell evening!
Genre
teen
Characters
Peg; Ed
Reprints

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Superman of the Past! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Samson [Merrio the Jester]; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Caesar
Synopsis
Lois dreams she's in ancient times and meets Samson, who also has a secret identity.
Reprints

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

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
That new boy who moved in next door is a dream!
Genre
teen
Characters
Peg; Peg's mom
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park / 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
Al Plastino (logo illustration)
Inks
Al Plastino ? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Yetta Silvers; Julio Diaz; Edward Kemmerling; Bill Smith; Merry Winslow; Pat Torrer; Steven Giordano; Lanny Baker; Wendy Mansell.

Mr. and Mrs. Clark (Superman) Kent! (Table of Contents: 10)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8 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]; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane (cameo); Perry White; Gloria Lamour
Synopsis
Lois marries Clark Kent and then gets depressed because she can't tell anybody she's really married to Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Siegel script credit per Bob Hughes; we formerly credited Otto Binder.

"Imaginary Story, first of a series"

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

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

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Midwest Card Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mr. and Mrs. Clark (Superman) Kent!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Day Lois Lane Forgot Superman!
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told!
    Superman
  5. 4. ["Good night, Ed. It was a swell evening!"]
    Peg
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  7. 6. The Superman of the Past!
    Lois Lane
  8. 7. ["That new boy who moved in next door is a dream!"]
    Peg
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  11. 10. Mr. and Mrs. Clark (Superman) Kent!
    Lois Lane
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jim Walker
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
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