Superman Fan Podcast Episode #351 Part I: Superman Family Comic Book Cover Dated December 1962: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #65!

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 65, December 1965!

Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen 65, December 1965!

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SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 65, December 1962, was published around October 4, 1962. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. The editor was Mort Weisinger, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan, inked by George Klein and lettered by Ira Schnapp.

– THE ALIEN JIMMY OLSEN FAN CLUB (8 pgs.), was written by Jerry Siegel, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. This story is the 69th silver age Superman Family Jerry Siegel story we’ve covered on the podcast, and his 114th overall for the era.

– THE HUMAN PORCUPINE (7 pgs.), written by Jerry Siegel, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. This story is Jerry’s 70th silver age Superman Family story we’ve covered on the podcast, and his 115th overall for the era so far. SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 122, August/September 1969, published on June 19, 1969 (64 pgs. 25¢), also reprinted this story, along with SUPERMAN: THE AMAZING TRANSFORMATIONS OF JIMMY OLSEN (released in 2007).

– THE MYSTERIOUS LORD OF DEVIL’S ISLAND (9 pgs.), written by Robert Bernstein and drawn by John Forte.

Next Episode: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOK COVER DATED DECEMBER 1962 PART II: WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 130!

Then we will cover: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED JANUARY 1963: PART I: SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 38 & PART II: SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 66!

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