Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #123

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1972
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/25213

Credits

Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk
Ethan C. Mordden (Assistant Editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Ten Deadly Divisions of the 100 (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Code
D-961
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 1. The Ten Deadly Divisions of the 100 (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Code
D-305
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; K.A.R.L.; Perry White; Julie Spence; Marsha Mallow; Kristin Cutler

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
Vince Colletta
Murphy Anderson (Superman heads only)

Synopsis

Superman and Lois learn from the recovered super-computer K.A.R.L. that the 100 is constantly replacing its arrested members, and cannot be wiped out, as they previously thought.

Show/hide 2. For Stories That Are Different (Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Notes

house ad for Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #413, on sale April 27

Show/hide 3. The Richest Girl in the World! (Rose and the Thorn) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rose and the Thorn
Genre
Superhero
Code
D-947
Characters
Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Carla Ponte

Credits

Script
Cary Bates ?
Art
Don Heck
Letters
Ben Oda

Synopsis

As Rose is looking for a job, she stumbles upon the kidnapping of a fashion designer and the Thorn must stop the crime.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Direct Currents) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Direct Currents

Credits

Art
? (illustrations)
Colours
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Listing of DC comics on sale the last week of April 1972; uses spot illustrations rather than cover art.

Show/hide 5. Nine Lives Has the Catwoman! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Code
D-962
Characters
Batman; Robin; Commissioner James Gordon: Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Catwoman's gang [Mousey Mager; Mike; Pete]; Carl Gibbs

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Ray Burnley
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #35 (June-July 1946)
Nine Lives has the Catwoman!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #10 ([June 1973?])
Nine Lives Has the Catwoman
 
Australia
Lois Lane Album (Murray, 1978 series) #128 ([March 1979?])
Nine Lives Has the Catwoman

Synopsis

The Catwoman escapes from jail and attempts to enhance her reputation by claiming that she really does have nine lives, like a cat, and can't be killed.

Notes

Credits from index of original printing.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Letters to Lois and Rose) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois and Rose
Code
D-955

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Art
? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Gerard Triano; Elizabeth Hartlee; Israel Oppenheimer.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #83.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40961

Entry created

  • 20/08/2019

Index completed

  • 20/08/2019

Last updated

  • 20/08/2019