SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 67, March 1963, was published on January 3, 1963. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. Mort Weisinger was the editor, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan, inked by George Klein and lettered by Ira Schnapp. It featured the first of the issue’s three stories.
– THE DUMMY THAT HAUNTED JIMMY OLSEN (9 pgs.), written by Edmond Hamilton and drawn by John Forte.
– LESLIE LOWE, GIRL REPORTER (9 pgs.), written by Leo Dorfman, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein.
– SUPER LUCY LANE (9 pgs.), written by Jerry Siegel and drawn by John Forte. This was Siegel’s 71st silver age story we’ve covered on the podcast, and his 116th overall for the era. The story was also reprinted in SUPERMAN FAMILY 167, October/November 1974, published on July 25, 1974. It was a 100 Pg. Giant for 60¢.
Also highlighted in this episode are the issue’s ads and other features, including the JIMMY OLSEN’S PEN PALS letter column.
Next Episode: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOK COVER DATED MARCH 1963 PART II: WORLD’S FINEST COMICS 132!
Then we will cover: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED APRIL 1963: PART I: SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 40 & PART II: SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 68!
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