Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #30

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16736

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superman's Secret Family! (Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Mooki; Nipper

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. When Superman Abandoned Lois Lane! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Krypto; Perry White; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Topo

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #10 ([May 1962?])
When Superman Abandoned Lois Lane!

Synopsis

Superman tries to teach Lois not to be so reckless with the help of Krypto and Aquaman, but it doesn't work.

Show/hide 2. Watch for the Fourth Superman Annual! (Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4, on sale November 9

Show/hide 3. The Secret of the Happy Pig! (Peter Porkchops) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peter Porkchops
Genre
Funny animals
Characters
Peter Porkchops; Mervin Mouse; Wolfie

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Rube Grossman
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Peter tells Mervin that the secret of really being happy is just to be yourself rather than trying to be like everyone else.

Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated April 1958.

Show/hide 4. "To the Hotel Westmore, driver." (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humor
Characters
Professor Eureka

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

From GCD
from Action Comics (1938 series) #223 (DC, 1956)

Notes

Reprint data from Arthur Lortie, added August 2006.

Show/hide 5. Superman's Secret Family! (Part I) (Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Perry White; Professor Burke; Mooki; Nipper; Superman robot

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #112 (August 1971)

Synopsis

Using a super-telescope, Lois sees Superman fly to a distant planet where he appears to be hiding a mermaid wife and son.

Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

Show/hide 6. "Vic, this fellow Bill has signs up all over the town!" (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Teen
Characters
Varsity Vic; Herby

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Vic is running for student body president and needs to come up with some cheap publicity.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Letters to Lois) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to Lois

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger ?
Pencils
Al Plastino ? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Larraine Lertura; E. Nelson Bridwell; Gene Friedman; Tom Simcock; Matcia Haley; Paul Seydor; Pamela Harris

Show/hide 8. The Robot Paradise! (Part II) (Lois Lane) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman; Superman robot X-3; Mooki; Nipper; Superman robots (flashback); Krypto (cameo flashback)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #112 (August 1971)

Synopsis

Lois and Superman learn the truth about the super-family -- defective Superman robot X-3 built a robot mermaid wife and son on the faraway planet because he wanted a life like Superman's.

Notes

writer identification by Martin O'Hearn

Show/hide 9. Another Giant Batman Collection! (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Sheldon Moldoff
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #2, on sale November 16


Notes

First 12 cent issue; on-sale date: 14 November 1962 (Bob Bailey, 12 August 2005)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42793

Index completed

  • 17/06/2012