Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #71

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1963
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17898

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Plot Against Jimmy Olsen! (Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Three Olsen Duplicates

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Show/hide 1. The Plot Against Olsen! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Perry White; Three Jimmy Olsen Duplicates

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Synopsis

Olsen inadvertently spoils one of Mr. Mzyzptlk's pranks, the imp from the fifth dimension gets his revenge by creating three exact duplicates of the cub reporter which cause multiple problems for Jimmy.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 3. Jimmy Olsen Meets Cleopatra! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Professor Potter; Cleopatra; Marc Anthony;

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Synopsis

Jimmy and Professor Potter appear to travel back through time to Ancient Egyptian times.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humor
Characters
Moolah the Mystic

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Moolah gathers worms for a fishing trip - in his own inimitable style.

Show/hide 5. The Nine Lives of Jimmy Olsen! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; People of the Cat tribe; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Perry White; Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
John Forte

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #17 ([March 1964?])
The Nine Lives of Jimmy Olsen
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #17 ([March 1964?])
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #180 (November 1976)
The Nine Lives of Jimmy Olsen!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #117 ([February 1977?])
The Nine Lives of Jimmy Olsen
From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #71 (September 1963)
Original
Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen 71, September 1963
This version
The Superman Family 180, November 1976

Synopsis

After Jimmy saves the sacred tiger of the "People of the Cat" tribe he is given a magic cat's paw that gives him nine lives.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 90783

Cover added

  • 23/09/2014

Index completed

  • 23/09/2014

Last updated

  • 23/09/2014