(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)

Editing
Related Scans
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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