(March 1963)

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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
1963-01-03
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 #39 and copyright registration.


The Dummy That Haunted Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Verro the Super-Ventriloquist

Safety First -- All Year! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Johnny discovers the hazards of leaving things lying around the home.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Synopsis provided by Donald Dale Milne. Appears in many DC comics dated March 1963.

The Dummy That Haunted Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Verro the Super-Ventriloquist; Lucy Lane; Perry White; Lois Lane; Doctor Thorpe; Superman [Clark Kent]; Superman Robot
Synopsis
Jimmy is being attacked by a ventriloquist's dummy.
Keywords
flying newsroom; green kryptonite

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Frank Vecchione, Donie Beury, Emma T. Miles, Joseph LaVista, Scotty Restown, Dan Blustein, Ed Earl Grepp, Willis Conover.

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Leslie Lowe, Girl Reporter! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Mr. Peters; Legion of Super Heroes (all as figurines; Cameo) [Sun Boy; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Chameleon Boy; Bouncing Boy]; Judy Jenkins (Cameo)
Synopsis
Jimmy quits the Daily Planet, but when he discovers he can't get another job he disguises himself as a woman to get his old job back.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Average copies preceding 12 months: 470,000.

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

Missile Attack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super Lucy Lane! (Table of Contents: 8)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Princess Ilona of the Sunev Galaxy (photo); Allura of Ashtar (photo); Perry White; Howard Hume (Tycoon)
Synopsis
On a trip to the Fortress of Solitude, Lucy Lane gains super-powers after touching Red Kryptonite.
Reprints
Keywords
Bottle City of Kandor; Fortress of Solituide; red kryptonite

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

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

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / 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 Dummy That Haunted Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Safety First -- All Year!
  3. 2. The Dummy That Haunted Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  6. 5. Leslie Lowe, Girl Reporter!
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  9. 8. Super Lucy Lane!
    Jimmy Olsen
  10. 9. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Action Comics; Adventure Comics; Superboy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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