Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #56

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 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/19115

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Lois Lane's Super-Gamble! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Ideal-Man; Superman (poster)

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #24 ([December 1965?])
Lois Lane's Super-Gamble!
Show/hide 1. Treasure Chest of Fun (Honor House Prod. Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Prod. Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Snoopiest Girl in History! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [Clark Kent]; Epimetheus; Prometheus; Hydra; Phoenix; Chimera; Griffin

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Synopsis

Lois is accidentally transported to ancient Greece where she becomes the Pandora of Greek legends when she opens a box and releases a swarm of disease-carrying insects.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Hasbro's G. I. Joe) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Hasbro's G. I. Joe

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Peg) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Honk! Honk!" "Peg, there's someone outside..."

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor; teen
Characters
Peg; Peg's father

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Peg needs to know if the car outside her house blowing its horn is going "Honk" or "Beep".

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Silly Putty) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Silly Putty
Show/hide 6. Lois Lane, Super-Telepath! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; "Long Odds" Larkin; Saturn Girl [Irma Ardeen] (cameo); Lori Lemaris (cameo); Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (cameo); Super-Horse (cameo)

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Vivian Berg

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #28 ([December 1966])
Lois Lane, Super-Telepath!
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #28 ([December 1966])
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
Lois Lane, Super-Telepath
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #14 ([June 1976?])
Lois Lane, Super-Telepath
From GCD
from Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #56 (April 1965)

Synopsis

Lois Lane thinks she has telepathic powers.

Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"There! How do you like it, Mae?"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Teen
Characters
Jerry; Mae

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Jerry carves his and Mae's names on a tree, then finds out he isn't the first boy to do so.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Lucky Charms) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lucky Charms
Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger ?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Roy Thomas; Paul Bennett; Ruth E. Beard; Janice Hudson.

Show/hide 10. Coming... Super-Attractions! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; Superboy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Adventure Comics; Superboy
Show/hide 11. No title recorded (The Flash) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"If you missed the most famous Flash story ever printed..."

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #9

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Space Explorers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Explorers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. Lois Lane's Super-Gamble (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Ideal-Man; Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Perry White; Hypno-beast (cameo)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Vivian Berg

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #24 ([December 1965?])
Lois Lane's Super-Gamble

Synopsis

Lois wants Lana to marry Ideal-Man so that she won't be coming between Lois and Superman anymore.

Show/hide 14. 10 Issues of Lois Lane for Only $1.00 Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (100 Magnets) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
100 Magnets
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (104 Cars) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
104 Cars

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (American Body Building Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Body Building Club

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 18. No title recorded (American Seed Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Seed Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in Action Comics #322 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37611

Entry created

  • 03/10/2008

Index completed

  • 18/04/2019

Last updated

  • 18/04/2019