Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #3

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
January-February 1955
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/11843

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Man Who Collected Excitement! (Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #3

Notes

Inker credit from reprint in Showcase Presents: Superman Family #1.

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Boy Millionaire! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Agatha Ames; Henshaw; Perry White; Lois Lane; Anthony "Slick" Slade

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
The Boy Millionaire!

Synopsis

Jimmy Olsen is given $1,000,000 by a weathly widower for saving her cat. Anthony "Slick" Slade tries to steal his money.

Notes

Story became the basis for TV show Adventures of Superman, Season 3, episode 7: "Olsen’s Millions".

Show/hide 3. Now More Than Ever- Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Show/hide 4. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 5. Untitled (Superman Playsuit) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman Playsuit

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 6. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"My, Elsie, Hubert plays the violin beautifully!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Show/hide 7. The Fastest Gun in the West! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Gunsmoke Gus; Ranny Holton

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
The Fastest Gun in the West!

Synopsis

Jimmy travels to Tumbleweed to cover a rodeo and finds a modern-day gunfighter terrorizing the town.

Show/hide 8. Untitled [Dreadnaught] (Word Maneuver) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Word Maneuver

Credits

Writing
Martin Naydel, scripter
Art
Martin Naydel, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #171 (April 1962)
Dreadnaught

Notes

Puzzle page.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Hi, Peg!" "I hear you have a date with Bill Williams tomorrow..."

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #56 (October 1961)
"Hi, Peg!" "I hear you have a date with Bill Williams tomorrow..."
Printed in
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #55 (September 1961)
 
The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #43 (February-March 1957)
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Smith Brothers Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Smith Brothers Cough Drops

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Show/hide 11. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Look - There's Ruffy!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Jerry, I'd like to talk to you!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #32 (April 1962)
Untitled
Show/hide 13. Peril on the Rooftop Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Writing
Jim Masters, author
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 2 pages

"Hi, Vic! The whole gang is going to the movies this afternoon..."

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #149 (July 1949)
Untitled
Show/hide 15. The Man Who Collected Excitement! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Flying Newsroom; Jumbo Jones; Alphonse Baker; "Sneaky" Storch; Avery Squinch

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #29 ([September 1967])
The Man Who Collected Excitement!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
The Man Who Collected Excitement!

Synopsis

Jimmy has been getting tips of breaking news but others suspect him of creating the accidents.

Show/hide 16. Untitled (Schwinn Corvette) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn Corvette

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Show/hide 17. Untitled (Howdy Doody Color Television Set) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Howdy Doody Color Television Set

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Show/hide 18. Untitled (Electric Baseball) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Electric Baseball

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36621

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