Superman Fan Podcast Episode #181: Superman Family Comic Book Cover Dated December 1955: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #9!

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 9, December 1955!

Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen 9, December 1955!

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SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 9, December 1955, was published around October 18, 1955. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of a dime. The editor was Mort Weisinger, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by Stan Kaye.

All three 8 page stories were created by the same team, writer Otto Binder, penciller Curt Swan and inker Ray Burnley. They have been reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN FAMILY vol. I.

– JIMMY OLSEN, CUB INVENTOR!

– THE MILLION DOLLAR QUESTION!

– THE MISSLE OF STEEL!

Elsewhere in DC Comics, 29 titles carried the December 1955, or the December 1955/January 1956 cover date.

I also share my feelings about the recently announced reboot of the entire line of DC Comics with 52 No. 1 issues in September of this year.

Next Episode: SUPERMAN COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED FEBRUARY 1959: SUPERMAN 127 & ACTION COMICS 249!

In 2 weeks: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOK COVER DATED JANUARY/FEBRUARY 1956: WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 80!

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