Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #61

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19618

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superman's Marriage Money! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Punt, Pass & Kick Competition) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Punt, Pass & Kick Competition

Credits

Script
?
Art
Norman Rockwell (signed)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Superman's Marriage Money! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Lucy Lane (cameo); Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Perry White

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colours
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Synopsis

Mxyzptlk tricks Superman into doing super-feats by passing out "Superman Money" that can be redeemed for a Super Feat. Lois receives one that allows her to marry Superman.

Notes

Lana Lang appears as a blonde in this story.

Show/hide 3. AMT Makes the Party (AMT Models) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
AMT Models

Credits

Script
?
Art
Murphy Anderson ?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

Ad for AMT models. On the page between page 4 and page 5 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Justice League of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"Where the action is..."

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

On the page between page 4 and page 5 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Come on Sue. We'll go for a drive."

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Teen
Characters
Varsity Vic; Sue

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colours
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Varsity Vic takes Sue for a drive but she is worried about her safety.

Show/hide 7. Coming... Super-Attractions! (Superman; Action Comics; Adventure Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman; Action Comics; Adventure Comics

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios) Advertisement, 1 page

"Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"

Featuring

Feature
Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
Genre
Anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rocky J. Squirrel; Bullwinkle

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 9. The Hip Way to Learn! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Public service message teaching kids how to study.

Show/hide 10. The Reptile Girl of Metropolis! Part I (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Mr. Plumpton (cameo); Dr. Benton; Dr. Price; Gil Grady (TV news reporter); Perry White

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colours
?
Letters
Vivian Berg

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #61 (November 1965)
[The Reptile Girl of Metropolis!] Part II: The Secret of the Reptile Girl!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #28 ([August 1967?])
The Reptile Girl of Metropolis Part 2: The Secret of the Reptile Girl
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #28 ([August 1967?])
 
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #114 (September 1971)
The Secret of the Reptile Girl! [The Reptile Girl of Metropolis! Part II]
 
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #114 (September 1971)
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #11 ([May 1974?])
The Reptile Girl of Metropolis! Part I
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #11 ([May 1974?])
The Secret of the Reptile Girl! [The Reptile Girl of Metropolis!] Part II
 
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #126 ([July 1978?])
The Reptile Girl of Metropolis Part 2: The Secret of the Reptile Girl
 
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #126 ([July 1978?])

Synopsis

The world believes that Lois has been turned into a reptile girl during an accident during a nuclear test, but she has in fact been kidnapped and replaced with an impostor.

Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 12. Make It... Tyco (Tyco) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tyco

Credits

Script
?
Art
Murphy Anderson ?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Synopsis

Ad for Tyco model cars.

Show/hide 13. There's Always Something New Brewing at DC! (The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Ramona Fradon
Nick Cardy
Inks
Bob Oksner
Charles Paris
Nick Cardy
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for The Adventures of Jerry Lewis (DC, 1957 series) #91, Metamorpho (DC, 1965 series) #3, Showcase (DC, 1955 series) #59 [Teen Titans]

Show/hide 14. [The Reptile Girl of Metropolis!] Part II: The Secret of the Reptile Girl! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 15. Hey, Characters! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Characters
Super-Hip

Credits

Script
?
Art
Bob Oksner
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
typeset

Notes

subscription ad for DC comics; includes cover art from The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #96

on the page between page 6 and page 7 of the previous story sequence

Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Carol Loomis; Lynn Tweedel; Bruce Lobaugh; Deborah Sweeney; Paul Gutowski; Barbara Brown; Kathy Drake; Bill Lindau; Donna Hall; Bob Wilcox; Mark Evans; Eva Norris; Dick Ruprecht; Myron Chase; Audrey McClintock; Timothy Smith; Cal Phillips.

Show/hide 18. No title recorded (G. I. Joe) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
G. I. Joe

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. No title recorded (Aurora) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aurora

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superman #181 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35132

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