(October 1966)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly, with the exception of February, May and November
On-sale date
1966-08-23
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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Fortress Death-Trap! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman (Statue); Tal-Var
Reprints

The Fortress Death-Trap! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (cameo); Tal-Var of the Dark Dimension (introduction); Superman Robots
Synopsis
Jimmy accidentally releases Tal-Var inside Superman's Fortress of Solitude and uses Superman's weapons to force him into the Phantom Zone.
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Phantom Zone

His Highness, Prince Jimmy Olsen! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
Vivian Berg

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Prince Sumi of Rutoria; The Black Clan; Morina; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Jimmy dresses up as Prince Sumi to help Superman capture the assassins that are trying to kill the Prince.

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

Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Robert Kowalski, Samuel Howard, John Capers, Richard Byrd & Barry Logan, Nancy G. Moody, Robert Chender, Rodney Wright, Dennis Sargent, Harold Chapman.

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

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6454
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm making my own flags for my road race layout.

Indexer Notes

Idea from Michael Giddings, Lynn, Mass.

Assignment: Outer Space (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

GI Joe Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fortress Death-Trap!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Fortress Death-Trap!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. His Highness, Prince Jimmy Olsen!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  5. 4. ["I'm making my own flags for my road race layout."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. Assignment: Outer Space
    GI Joe Club
This issue was most recently modified by:
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