(May 1961)

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:
1961-03-23
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 #145 and copyright registration.


Superman and Lois Lane, Newlyweds! (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lana Lang
Reprints:

Still 10¢ (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Lois Lane and Superman, Newlyweds! (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; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; President John Fitzgerald Kennedy (cameo); Jacqueline Kennedy (cameo)
Synopsis:
Lois finds that she can no longer lead a normal life after marrying the Man of Steel.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Imaginary Story, fourth of a series." Writer credit from reprint.

How's Your Eye-Q? (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:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Children are lectured about the frequency of accidents injuring the eye and how to prevent them.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Professor Eureka / 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:
I'll take you on a tour of the museum, Minerva.
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Eureka; Minerva (his niece)
Reprints:

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

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

Lois Lane's Darkest Secret! (Table of Contents: 6)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8 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]; Sandra Thorne; Jacques of Paris; Rita; Professor Boone; Kurt
Synopsis:
Lois discovers a blackmail ring.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tricksy / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Tricksy will now enter this tank of water...
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tricksy

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

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

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

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 Lynda McCall; Carol Springer; Stanley Powell; John Pippin; Carl Malcolm McKinney; Maybelle Hobson; Jerry Waring.

The Three Lives of Lois Lane! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Following a minor auto accident, Lois takes on the personalities of Florence Nightingale, Betsy Ross, and Queen Isabella and Superman has to keep her out of trouble.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman and Lois Lane, Newlyweds!
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. Still 10¢
  3. 2. Lois Lane and Superman, Newlyweds!
    Lois Lane
  4. 3. How's Your Eye-Q?
  5. 4. ["I'll take you on a tour of the museum, Minerva."]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  7. 6. Lois Lane's Darkest Secret!
    Lois Lane
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. ["Tricksy will now enter this tank of water..."]
    Tricksy
  10. 9. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  12. 11. The Three Lives of Lois Lane!
    Lois Lane
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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