(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)

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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.
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Matthew Head
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