(January 1965)

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:
1964-11-12
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 #319 and copyright registration.


The Monster That Loved Lois Lane! (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; Herko

Salute to Courage (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
commemoration of President John F. Kennedy

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Lois Lane, Cupid (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Lois plans to trick Lana into believing that Clark is Superman so that Lana will marry him, leaving Superman free for Lois.

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

Trik-Trak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script:
Mort Weisinger ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Ned Snively; Jenny Yates; Bill Beck; Elizabeth Matthews; Nathalie Arnold; Liz Campbell.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Lois Lane, Daily Planet Editor! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Knuckles Novik
Synopsis:
On Ladies Day, Lois takes over the Planet from Perry and uses her authority to try to uncover Superman's secret identity.
Reprints:

New from Marx! Motor Sounds! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Marx / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Fred Bronner Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Watch for the First 80 Page Giant Superman Annual! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Herko; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Dr. Elder
Synopsis:
A science experiment gone wrong releases a creature from another dimension that is infatuated with Lois and jealously fights Superman.
Reprints:

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

Electric Engine / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Peg / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Let's start a sorority!
Genre:
teen
Characters:
Peg
Reprints:

[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) /

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buddy Learns the Secret (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Aurora; Model Motoring / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster That Loved Lois Lane!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Salute to Courage
  3. 2. Lois Lane, Cupid
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  7. 6. Lois Lane, Daily Planet Editor!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. New from Marx! Motor Sounds!
    Marx
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fred Bronner Corporation
  10. 9. Watch for the First 80 Page Giant Superman Annual!
    Superman
  11. 10. ["Use coupon below and Lois Lane will be delivered to you regularly..."]
  12. 11. The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Electric Engine
  14. 13. ["Let's start a sorority!"]
    Peg
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  17. 16. Buddy Learns the Secret
    Aurora; Model Motoring
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