(April 1964)

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
1964-02-27
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

Copyright 1964 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.

On-sale date from ad in Superboy #112 and copyright registration.


Jimmy's Legion Romances! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [as Elastic Lad]; Superman; Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Light Lass; Triplicate Girl]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover was partially redrawn for the cover of سوبرمان [Superman] #37 (المطبوعات المصورة [Illustrated Publications], 1964 series).

The Golden Rule (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Bob Hope
Synopsis
The Golden Rule is universal.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Elastic Lad Jimmy and His Legion Romances! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [also as Elastic Lad]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Light Lass; Saturn Girl; Triplicate Girl; Sun Boy; Ultra Boy]; Lucy Lane
Synopsis
The Legion girls bring Jimmy to the future to stage emergencies and make Lucy appreciate him.
Reprints

Electrifying Announcement! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Death March! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lois Lane; Clark Kent; Garver (Owner of the rival newspaper The Sentinel)
Synopsis
Perry White's Great-Grandfather is accused of having lead a "death-march" in the desert. Perry then decides to re-enact the march in order to clear his Great-Grandfather's name.
Reprints

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

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

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

Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ralph Bridges, Ken Greenhouse, Bob Kagan, Hugh Stone, E. Nelson Bridwell.

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

World's Finest Comics; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Goose with the Golden Eggs! (Table of Contents: 10)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Flying Newsroom; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane; Ella Lane
Synopsis
Jimmy finds the mythical goose that laid the golden egg, but he must find the magical word to make the goose work.
Reprints

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

Blast Off / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Jimmy's Legion Romances!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Golden Rule
  3. 2. Elastic Lad Jimmy and His Legion Romances!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Electrifying Announcement!
    Hawkman
  5. 4. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  7. 6. The Death March!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals
  10. 9. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    World's Finest Comics; Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane; Adventure Comics
  11. 10. The Goose with the Golden Eggs!
    Jimmy Olsen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Blast Off
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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