Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #37

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17274

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Clark Kent [Superman]; Lana Lang; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. Tomorrow's Stars Appear Today! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Joe Kubert
Gil Kane
Ross Andru (illiustrations)
Inks
Nick Cardy
Joe Kubert
Murphy Anderson
Mike Esposito (illustrations)
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Notes

inside front cover; house ad for Aquaman (DC, 1962 series). Hawkman [then appearing in The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series)], Atom (DC, 1962 series) and Metal Men [then appearing in Showcase (DC, 1956 series)]

Show/hide 2. The Forbidden Box! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Ber-Tal (Kandorian); Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Synopsis

Superman decides to test Lois to see if she can resist her curiosity by leaving her a sealed box that she is not to open.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Cora the Car Hop) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cora the Car Hop
Genre
Teen
Characters
Cora; Bill

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Coming... Super-Attractions! (Action Comics; Superboy; Adventure Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Action Comics; Superboy; Adventure Comics
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Tiki Gods) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tiki Gods

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Untitled (104 Kings' Knights) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
104 Kings' Knights

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. The Immortal Lois Lane! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Leonardo da Vinci; Lucretia Borgia

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #81 (March 1963) —Century Plus Comic
The Immortal Lois Lane!

Synopsis

Lois believes she has been transported into the past where she meets Leonardo da Vinci and battles Lucretia Borgia (a Lana Lang look-alike) for his attentions, eventually becoming the model for his painting of the Mona Lisa.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger ?
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Buddy Saunders; Margo Franklin; Ronnie Hershkowitz; Susan Friedman; Beulah Bentley.

Show/hide 10. Batman's New Secret Identity! (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #151

Show/hide 11. Joker-Luthor Incorporated! (Superman and Batman with Robin) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #129

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Betty) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Betty
Genre
Humor; teen
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Tootsie Roll Fudge) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Fudge

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. Lois Lane's Wedding Day! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Perry White; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen (cameo) Matt Borsley; Vince Vigoro

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Synopsis

Lois goes undercover to expose a swindler running a lonely hearts' club scam, but he turns the tables on her by hiring a real minister so that her fake wedding to Clark Kent turns out to be real.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Best Values Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Best Values Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. Untitled (American Body Building Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Body Building Club

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 18. Untitled (100 Toy Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
100 Toy Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superman #157 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37554

Entry created

  • 01/10/2008

Index completed

  • 23/06/2018

Last updated

  • 23/06/2018