Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #28

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
DC Superman National Comics
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14360

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Boy Who Killed Superman! (Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Show/hide 1. The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Peter Porkchops) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peter Porkchops
Genre
Funny animal

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Rube Grossman
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

inside front cover

Show/hide 2. The Spendthrift and the Miser (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Tricksy) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tricksy
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. The Boy Who Killed Superman (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Gag Bag Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Human Skyscraper (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Prof. Potter; Flying Newsroom; "Wonders" Wilson

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #2 (September 1964)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #9 (January 1966)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #2 ([September 1967?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
The Human Skyscraper
From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #28
 
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #28 (April 1958)

Synopsis

When Prof. Potter gives Jimmy the wrong pill for a toothache, Jimmy ends up several stories tall, with the mind of a child. Trying to relieve Jimmy's toothache pain, Superman stumbles on the very antidote necessary to reverse Jimmy's transformation.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32974

Entry created

  • 03/08/2007

Cover added

  • 20/02/2010

Index completed

  • 20/02/2010

Last updated

  • 20/07/2015