Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #81

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1964
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18831

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Demons from Pandora's Box! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Superman [as Super-Demon]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([August 1965?])
Untitled
From GCD
in Superman in the Sixties (DC, 1999 series) #[nn]
Show/hide 1. Children of Tomorrow! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration Of The Rights Of A Child."

Notes

Printed in black and white on inside front cover. Credits from a list by Lionel English. Synopsis and notes from Donald Dale Milne on 10 August 2004.

Show/hide 2. The Ransom of Superman! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Jimmy Olsen Fan Club; Superman; Perry White

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Synopsis

When aliens imprison the Man of Steel and demand a kryptonite ransom, Jimmy comes up with the goods.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. The Demons from Pandora's Box! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Professor Lang; Superman [also as Super-Demon]; Lori Lemaris; Lenora Lemaris;

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([August 1965?])
The Demons from Pandora's Box!
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #272 (February 1974)
The Demons from Pandora's Box!
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #11 ([October 1974?])
The Demons from Pandora's Box!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #123 ([June 1978?])
The Demons from Pandora's Box
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #38 (July 1983)
The Demons from Pandora's Box!
From GCD
in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #272 (February 1974)
in Best of DC, The (DC, 1979 series) #38
 
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #81 (December 1964)
 
From Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #81
This version
Superman 272, February 1974
Original
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen 81, December 1964

Synopsis

Whilst aiding Professor Lang on an archeological expedition, Jimmy opens Pandora's Box and unleashes evil demons into the world.

Show/hide 5. "Look at this Swell House!" (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Gag
Characters
Shorty; Rich Woman

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Shorty tries door to door sales.

Show/hide 6. "Hello, Is Cap at home?" (Cap's Hobby Center) Activity, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Characters
Cap's wife; Bill

Credits

Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Bill calls on Cap.

Show/hide 7. Jimmy's Indian Super-Pal! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [also as Flame Hair]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Broken Spear [Mighty Eagle]; Black Raven; Wolf Tail

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
George Klein

Synopsis

An amnesiastic Jimmy becomes the pal of Native Indian hero, Mighty Eagle.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37172

Entry created

  • 20/07/2008

Cover added

  • 24/04/2011

Index completed

  • 24/04/2011

Last updated

  • 24/04/2011