Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #12

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1959
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15291

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Lana Lang, Girl Atlas! (Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Lana Lang

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Honor House Products Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Products Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Mermaid from Metropolis! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Aquaman; Superman; Topo; Dr. Hanson

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Synopsis

Lois Lane is rescued by Aquaman but her injuries require emergency surgery that turns her into a mermaid.

Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Peg) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Golly, he's handsome."

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor
Characters
Peg; Madge

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. Coming Super-Attractions... (Superboy; Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy; Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; Superman
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Colorfoto) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Colorfoto

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (40 Foreign and American Cars) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
40 Foreign and American Cars

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Girl Atlas! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Professor Morris

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #2 (Summer 1963)
The Girl Atlas!
 
United States
Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #2 (Summer 1963)
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #2 ([June 1965?])
The Girl Atlas
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #11 ([March 1966?])
The Girl Atlas!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #11 ([March 1966?])

Synopsis

Professor Morris' serum gives Lana Lang super-strength.

Notes

Writer identification by Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

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

Notes

Letters submitted by Lynn Loomis; Mike Gauf; Benjamin C. Israel; Jay Buck; Ruth Logan; Morris Floyd; Thomas Moore; Arthur Poster.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Pat Boone) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"Hi all: Just a line to let you know..."

Featuring

Feature
Pat Boone

Credits

Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Synopsis

house ad for Pat Boone (DC, 1959 series) #1

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Lois Lane Loves Clark Kent! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; the Green Hood Gang

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino ?

Synopsis

After Lois decides Clark is Superman she tries to trick him into marrying her.

Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Zenith Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Company

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Joe Weider) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Joe Weider

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (150 Civil War Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
150 Civil War Soldiers

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in Adventure Comics #264 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40983

Entry created

  • 26/07/2019

Index completed

  • 26/07/2019

Last updated

  • 26/07/2019