(July 1962)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale date
1962-05-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical 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 ad in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #34 and copyright registration.


Superman's Phantom Pal! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Superman's Phantom Pal! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [Elastic Lad]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; The Dagger Gang; Lucy Lane; Phantom Zone inhabitants [Jax-Ur; Professor Vakox; Dr. Xadu; Mon-El]
Synopsis
When Jimmy becomes Elastic Lad again he uses his powers to enter the Phantom Zone where he has an opportunity to discover Superman's secret identity.
Reprints
Keywords
Phantom Zone

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

Giant Superman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Jimmy's Duel with Goliath! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Terrance McManus, Ned Snively, Dennis Tierney, Margaret McClain, Eugene Ammon, Bob Marcus, Kevin Breen, Manuel Sustalto, Jeffrey Dorfman.

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

Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Jimmy's Robot Slave! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Shorty / 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
Stop! You thief!
Genre
humor
Reprints

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman's Phantom Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. Superman's Phantom Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. Jimmy's Duel with Goliath!
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  9. 8. Jimmy's Robot Slave!
    Jimmy Olsen
  10. 9. ["Stop! You thief!"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superboy; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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