(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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