(August 1964)

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:
1964-06-25
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 copyright registration.


The Three Wives of Superman! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane (statue); Lori Lemaris (statue); Lana Lang (statue)
Keywords:
mermaid

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Three Wives of Superman! Part 1: The Terrible Secret of Mrs. Lois Superman! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman; Lana Lang; Lori Lemaris; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Kron-Em; Kryptonian Metal-Eater
Synopsis:
Superman marries Lois Lane and gives her super-powers, but the serum he invented causes her death. He announces that he is leaving Earth forever.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bottle City of Kandor; Fortress of Solitude; Imaginary Story

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Cheerios; Rocky and Bullwinkle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Three Wives of Superman!] Part II: The Tragic Torment of Mrs. Lana Superman! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lana Lang; Lex Luthor; Van-Zee; Sylvia; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane
Synopsis:
After the death of his first wife Lois Lane, Superman eventually returns to Earth and marries Lana Lang, stealing her from a reformed Lex Luthor. Luthor later gains his revenge by killing Lana.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bottle City of Kandor; Fortress of Solitude; Imaginary Story

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story.

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

How's Trix? / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

The Many Lives of Lois Lane (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (illustrations)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Brief discussion of various jobs Lois has done in her stories.

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 5 and page 6 of the previous story sequence.

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

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

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

Lucky Charms / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Three Wives of Superman!] Part III: The Shocking Fate of Mrs. Lori Superman! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lori Lemaris; Ronal; Superman Robots; Kryptonian Metal Eater; Lois Lane (cameo flashback); Lana Lang (cameo flashback); Phantom Zone inhabitants [Jax-Ur; Professor Vakox]
Synopsis:
After the death of his first two wives, Superman marries Lori Lemaris after her husband Ronal is killed, but she is then murdered by two Phantom Zone villains.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Atlantis; Fortress of Solitude; Imaginary Story; Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story.

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

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

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

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / 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. The Three Wives of Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  3. 2. The Three Wives of Superman! Part 1: The Terrible Secret of Mrs. Lois Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Cheerios; Rocky and Bullwinkle
  7. 6. [The Three Wives of Superman!] Part II: The Tragic Torment of Mrs. Lana Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    How's Trix?
  9. 8. The Many Lives of Lois Lane
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Lucky Charms
  12. 11. [The Three Wives of Superman!] Part III: The Shocking Fate of Mrs. Lori Superman!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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