(November 1965)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June and December
On-sale date
1965-09-23
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)
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 Superman #181 and copyright registration.


Superman's Marriage Money! (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

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

Punt, Pass & Kick Competition / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman's Marriage Money! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane (cameo); Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Perry White
Synopsis
Mxyzptlk tricks Superman into doing super-feats by passing out "Superman Money" that can be redeemed for a Super Feat. Lois receives one that allows her to marry Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lana Lang appears as a blonde in this story.

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

AMT Models / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on Sue. We'll go for a drive.
Genre
teen
Characters
Varsity Vic; Sue
Synopsis
Varsity Vic takes Sue for a drive but she is worried about her safety.

Coming... Super-Attractions! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Superman; Action Comics; Adventure Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

The Hip Way to Learn! (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Public service message teaching kids how to study.

The Reptile Girl of Metropolis! Part I (Table of Contents: 10)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Vivian Berg

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Mr. Plumpton (cameo); Dr. Benton; Dr. Price; Gil Grady (TV news reporter); Perry White
Synopsis
The world believes that Lois has been turned into a reptile girl during an accident during a nuclear test, but she has in fact been kidnapped and replaced with an impostor.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Make It... Tyco (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

There's Always Something New Brewing at DC! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[The Reptile Girl of Metropolis!] Part II: The Secret of the Reptile Girl! (Table of Contents: 14)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Dr. Price; Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Yarr of Tang (alien)
Synopsis
Lois learns who kidnapped and replaced her with an impostor that appeared to have reptilian skin.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

Hey, Characters! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Letters to Lois / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Carol Loomis; Lynn Tweedel; Bruce Lobaugh; Deborah Sweeney; Paul Gutowski; Barbara Brown; Kathy Drake; Bill Lindau; Donna Hall; Bob Wilcox; Mark Evans; Eva Norris; Dick Ruprecht; Myron Chase; Audrey McClintock; Timothy Smith; Cal Phillips.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman's Marriage Money!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Punt, Pass & Kick Competition
  3. 2. Superman's Marriage Money!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  4. 3. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT Models
  5. 4. ["Where the action is..."]
    Justice League of America
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  7. 6. ["Come on Sue. We'll go for a drive."]
    Varsity Vic
  8. 7. Coming... Super-Attractions!
    Superman; Action Comics; Adventure Comics
  9. 8. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  10. 9. The Hip Way to Learn!
  11. 10. The Reptile Girl of Metropolis! Part I
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. Make It... Tyco
    Tyco
  14. 13. There's Always Something New Brewing at DC!
    The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans
  15. 14. [The Reptile Girl of Metropolis!] Part II: The Secret of the Reptile Girl!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  16. 15. Hey, Characters!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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