(July 1963)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept. and Dec.
On-sale date:
1963-05-09
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 #68, 77, 86, 95, 104)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Action Comics #301 and copyright registration.


Lois Lane's Teen-Age Romance with Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Justice of the Peace
Synopsis:
A Justice of the Peace refuses to marry Lois and Superman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Girl Who Destroyed Atlantis! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Klar-Kan (Superman look-alike); Roh-Tul (Lex Luthor look-alike); Lori Lemaris
Synopsis:
Lois travels back in time to Atlantis when it was above the sea and discovers its leader Roh-Tul is not the humanitarian he pretends to be.
Reprints:

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / 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:
Isn't it a beautiful night for our first date?
Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jerry; Jerry's Date; Policeman
Synopsis:
Jerry's date has a policeman for a father.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Strange Lives of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Monkey's Paw! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7 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]; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Lois acquires the magical monkey's paw, but throws it away before using its three wishes.
Reprints:

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

Letters to Lois / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Mort Weisinger ?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Letters submitted by Stephen Charles; Nathan King; Charles Holland; Stephen Schottenfeld; Ellen Locke; Joan Myers.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Romance of Superbaby and Baby Lois! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane (cameo); Perry White (cameo)
Synopsis:
Lois receives a blow to the head that causes a temporary personality change. She ruthlessly blackmails Superman into marrying her, but her efforts are complicated when she uses a rejuvenation spray from Superman's Fortress of Solitude that makes her and Superman appear progressively younger.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude

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

Homer / 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:
I just finished building...
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Homer; Al (neighbor)
Synopsis:
Homer uses Al's fence to build a fire in his new barbeque grill.

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lois Lane's Teen-Age Romance with Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. ["Hi! Boys and girls..."]
  3. 2. The Girl Who Destroyed Atlantis!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. ["Isn't it a beautiful night for our first date?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  6. 5. The Strange Lives of Batman and Robin
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. The Monkey's Paw!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  12. 11. The Romance of Superbaby and Baby Lois!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  13. 12. ["I just finished building..."]
    Homer
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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