Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #8

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1959
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14988

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Ugly Superman! (Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; The Ugly Superman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Printed in
in Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) #nn

Notes

first issue officially credited to Mort Weisinger as editor

Show/hide 1. The Superwoman of Metropolis! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane [as Superwoman]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White

Credits

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #95 (October 1969)
in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #131 (June 1973)
in Superman (Williams Forlag A/S, 1969 series) #4/1974

Synopsis

Superman transfers some of his powers to Lois Lane in order to teach her a lesson.

Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn; confirmed by Alvin Schwartz.

Show/hide 2. Tootsie Roll ad Advertisement, 0.33 pages
Show/hide 3. The Brave and the Bold #23 ad Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page
Show/hide 4. What's Your B. Q.*? (*Brotherhood Quotient) Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 5. The Ugly Superman! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Perry White; Ugly Superman

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3 (Summer 1961)
The Ugly Superman!
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3 (Summer 1961)
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #11 ([June 1974?])
The Ugly Superman
 
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #126 ([July 1978?])
The Ugly Superman
 
United States
Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) ([September] 2002)
The Ugly Superman!
From GCD
in Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3 (Summer 1961)
in Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) #nn

Synopsis

A wrestler billed as the Ugly Superman falls for Lois. But when he won't stop forcing his attention on Lois, Superman teaches him who the better man is.

Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 6. Tootsie Roll Pop ad Advertisement, 0.33 pages
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Promotes the appearance of Pat Boone in the next issue and the debut of Lucy Lane in an upcoming issue of Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen.

Show/hide 8. "There's Myra. She's always spinning her hoop." (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 9. Queen for a Day! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Synopsis

Clark and Lois are shipwrecked on an island full of Amazons.

Show/hide 10. Tootsie Roll Fudge ad Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Notes

first issue officially credited to Mort Weisinger as editor

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35067

Entry created

  • 22/11/2007

Cover added

  • 20/02/2010

Index completed

  • 20/02/2010