(January 1971)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May and Nov.
On-sale Date
1970-11-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
B 857
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're finished, Superman!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; miniature Superman clones
Reprints

Snoopy Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Snoopy; Monogram / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Evil Factory! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Al Plastino ? (see notes)
Inks
Vince Colletta; Al Plastino ? (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Clone of Jimmy Olsen #43; Giant Clone of Jimmy Olsen; clone of the Guardian [Golden Guardian]; Simyan; Mokkari; Superman [Clark Kent]; Darkseid (2 panels); the Hairies; Jude; Newsboy Legion [Gabby, Jr.; Tommy; Flipper Dipper; Scrapper, Jr.; Big-Words]; the original Newsboy Legion [Gabby; Tommy Thompkins; Scrapper; Big-Words]; Flipper Dipper's Dad; Apokolips (mentioned)
Synopsis
Superman leads Jimmy and the Newsboy Legion to The Project where the original Newsboy Legion work as scientists to crack the DNA code and create clones. Meanwhile, minions of Darkseid, Mokkari and Simyan, dispatch their own clone of Jimmy to The Project complex.
Reprints
Keywords
synthetic green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

This issue the Jimmy Olsen and Superman faces were inked mainly by Vince Colletta. Plastino may have altered the faces of Superman on pages 10-11, and Murphy Anderson apparently on page 18, panel 2. Jimmy's face was altered on page 20, panel 4 by Plastino. Info per Nick Caputo.

The Hairies -- Super-Race -- Or Man's Second Chance (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Letters
typeset

Job Number
X-138
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text article on The Hairies; appears between pages 14-15.

[January 1971] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / 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
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-852

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Tim Matyas; Mike Freel; Keith Griffin; Allan G. Latawiec; Wayne Myers; Carolyn Roberts; Gerald Triano.

A New Year Brings a New Beginning for Superman 1971 (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You're finished, Superman!"]
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Snoopy Strikes Again!
    Snoopy; Monogram
  3. 2. Evil Factory!
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. The Hairies -- Super-Race -- Or Man's Second Chance
  5. 4. [January 1971]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  7. 6. A New Year Brings a New Beginning for Superman 1971
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • CTGarry
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold