(July 1971)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
5p [0.05 GBP]
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of Feb., May and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Jack Kirby (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
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

This issue is a variant of Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #139.


The Guardian Fights Again! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; ? (caricature of Don Rickles)
Inks
Vince Colletta; Murphy Anderson (Superman and Jimmy Olsen heads); ? (caricature of Don Rickles)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
X-178
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; The Guardian [Jim Harper's clone]; Goody Rickles; Don Rickles (photograph of a caricature)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

According to Mark Evanier, the caricature of Don Rickles is not by Jack Kirby. It was among photos provided by Rickles' publicist and picked by Jack for this cover, but it was unsigned so the artist is unknown.

The Guardian Fights Again!!! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta; Murphy Anderson (Superman/Clark Kent and Jimmy Olsen heads)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
X-163
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Guardian [Jim Harper's clone]; Big-Words; Tommy Thompkins; Newsboy Legion [Tommy; Flipper Dipper; Scrapper, Jr.; Gabby, Jr.; Big-Words]; Scrapper Trooper; Morgan Edge; Laura Conway; Goody Rickles (introduction); Ugly Mannheim (introduction)
Synopsis
Morgan Edge's latest scheme involves Don Rickles look-alike Goody Rickles, a UFO that traps Superman as Clark Kent and sends him into space, and an Inter-Gang kidnapping plot involving Jimmy Olsen, Guardian, and the Newsboy Legion.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
N-317

Indexer Notes

Letters from Steven Utley, Gerard Triano and Jim Zimmerman.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Guardian Fights Again!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Guardian Fights Again!!!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Allen Ross
  • Mike Nielsen