(January 1967)

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
1966-11-08
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 (credited); 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 copyright registration.


Hush Money, Sweet Lois -- Or Else! (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
Lois Lane; Superman

Indexer Notes

Additional Wayne Boring pencils credit removed by Ted Watson.

Bad Luck for a Black Super-Cat! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Catwoman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lana Lang; Professor Lang; US President Lyndon B. Johnson
Synopsis
Catwoman refuses to tell Lois how to change Superman back from his feline form, even after she is jailed. When Lana's father discovers a magical artifact that will grant one wish, Lana uses it to restore Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
cat-aclysmic grenade; catacombs; Circe's wand; kryptonite cage; magical cats-paw; White House

Indexer Notes

This story is continued from the previous issue.

The Amazing 9 in 1 Super Hero (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Captain Action; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Job Number
6465
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you find it messy holding the model while you paint it?

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Rob Deans of Secane, Pennsylvania

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

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

Presenting the Mag from SUPER! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Hush Money, Sweet Lois -- Or Else! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Perry White; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane; Ella Lane; Roger Madison
Synopsis
Roger Madison tries to blackmail Lois Lane into marrying him, but it's not her shameful secret she's protecting - it's one of Superman's.
Keywords
blackmail; dowry money; Pittsdale High School; Skyview Restaurant

Across the Jungle Rings the Cry -- B'wana Beast! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

B'wana Beast / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

He's "In"! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Dial H for Hero / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Champs Against Odds! (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
Characters
Mickey Mantle; Wilma Rudolph; Ben Hogan
Synopsis
Kids who are thinking about giving up in school are reminded of sports heroes who overcame great challenges by perseverance.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Mark Pellegrini; Joe Sloan; Barbara Carroll; Irene Vartanoff; Shelby Silver; Harry Weinstein; Karl Garcia; David Bernard; Richard Schichler; Dan Solia; Eddie Nugent; C.S.L.

An Epic Imaginary Tale Is Coming Your Way (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

20 Fathoms Under the Sea (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Adventures in the GI Joe Club with Andy and George / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hush Money, Sweet Lois -- Or Else!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Bad Luck for a Black Super-Cat!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. The Amazing 9 in 1 Super Hero
    Captain Action; Ideal Toys
  4. 3. ["Do you find it messy holding the model while you paint it?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. Presenting the Mag from SUPER!
    Superman
  7. 6. Hush Money, Sweet Lois -- Or Else!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. Across the Jungle Rings the Cry -- B'wana Beast!
    B'wana Beast
  9. 8. He's "In"!
    Dial H for Hero
  10. 9. Champs Against Odds!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Lana
  12. 11. An Epic Imaginary Tale Is Coming Your Way
    Superman
  13. 12. 20 Fathoms Under the Sea
    Adventures in the GI Joe Club with Andy and George
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Allen Ross
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen