(January 1971)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Mar., June, and Dec.
On-sale date
1970-11-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell
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

New logo designed by Gaspar Saladino.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Snow-Woman Wept! (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
N-183
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman
Reprints

The Snow-Woman Wept! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Job Number
N-158
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Norman Brooks; Dr. Tort; Professor Bridnell
Synopsis
Professor Bridnell has an invention that should allow people to breathe underwater but when used on Lois Lane, it causes her to turn into a snow sculpture.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One panel of this story was reprinted in The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169.

A new year brings a new beginning for Superman 1971 (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan (illustration)
Inks
Curt Swan ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (brief origin); George Taylor; Perry White; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; The Newsboy Legion; Rose and the Thorn; Supergirl; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Promo for Superman and Superman related titles. Art id confirmed by many on the main email list.

My Executioner Loves Me (Table of Contents: 3)

Rose and the Thorn / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Job Number
N-159
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thorn [Rose Forrest]; The 100; Danny Stone; Beau Benton; Vince Adams
Synopsis
When Beau Benton tries to kill Thorn for the 100, she saves him from drowning and he falls in love with her. Thorn turns him in to the police to keep him safe from the 100.
Reprints

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

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
DC titles on sale early November 1970; includes cover art from Our Fighting Forces (DC, 1954 series) #129

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

Letters to Lois and Rose / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Ross Andru (logo illustration)
Inks
Mike Esposito (logo illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-185

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Peter G. Haag; Steven Brown; Licie Ramos; Gerard Triano; Gregory Kent; Debbie Hetherington.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Snow-Woman Wept!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Snow-Woman Wept!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  3. 2. A new year brings a new beginning for Superman 1971
    Superman
  4. 3. My Executioner Loves Me
    Rose and the Thorn
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Lois and Rose
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