(July 1967)

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
1967-05-25
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) (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration. Last Go-Go Checks issue for this title.
Keywords
Go-Go Checks

The Murder of Clark Kent! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Confess you killed Clark Kent, Jimmy.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Superman confronts Jimmy over the murder of Clark Kent, while Jimmy holds a Gamma Weapon behind his back ready to strike at the Man of Steel.
Keywords
accusation; bomb; Go-Go Checks; secret identity; suspicion

Indexer Notes

Last cover of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen to feature DC's well-remembered Go-Go Checks. See Note on DC's house ad for Jimmy Olsen #104, indexed below.

The Murder of Clark Kent! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Pete Costanza (signed as Costanza)
Inks
Pete Costanza (signed as Costanza)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There goes Clark Kent's body to the bottom of the sea!
Feature Logo
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Dr. Denise Dunois; Maximo (villain)
Synopsis
Jimmy is brainwashed by an organization called "Assassins Anonymous" into killing Superman with an elaborate death trap that involves Kryptonite, time travel, and Mount Everest. But, to prove he is up to the task, he must first kill his co-worker, Clark Kent, by more conventional means.
Keywords
assassination; brainwashing; devolution; Kryptonite; Mount Everest; time travel

Indexer Notes

The signature "Costanza" is seen on a board from the undersea wreckage of a wooden crate.

Jimmy Olsen's Super-Pals (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Everyone knows Jimmy Olsen is Superman's pal. But with how many of Jimmy's other super-pals are you familiar?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Supergirl (disguised as "The Girl with Green Hair"); Bizarro Krypto
Synopsis
Text article focusing on Jimmy Olsen's other super-pals, mostly encountered through time travel or visits to other planets.
Keywords
background information; editorial feature

Indexer Notes

Between pages 4 and 5 of previous story.

Make Your Summer Count! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I haven't had any luck lining up a summer job -- they want older kids...
Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Between pages 9 and 10 of previous story.

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

DC Comics; Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
Characters
Jimmy Olsen (letter column logo illustration)
Keywords
editorial feature

Indexer Notes

Between pages 15 and 16 of previous story.

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

DC Comics; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Murder of Clark Kent!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Murder of Clark Kent!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. Jimmy Olsen's Super-Pals
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Make Your Summer Count!
  5. 4. ["This Wolf Boy is Jimmy Olsen!"]
    DC Comics; Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  7. 6. ["Another star collection of Batman and Robin's bizarre action roles in the latest 80 pg. Giant Batman"]
    DC Comics; Batman
  8. 7. ["Hurry, hurry, hurry! Read this page of powerful predictions of popular publications produced by DC!"]
    Direct Currents
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