[Superman Fan Club] and Supes Fans at large, welcome to another rationing of the rare rare rare digitized Silver and Bronze Age tales of Superman featuring Lois and Jimmy and a host of special guest stars including Batgirl!
Featuring: Action #333 (1966), Adventure Comics #278 (released 11/1960) DC Comics Presents #19 (1980), SUPERMAN’S PAL, JIMMY OLSEN (1954-) #133, SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE (1958-1973) #9
Feel free to pick and choose what you like from the selection below this time around, or indulge by reading all five the next two weeks!!!
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ACTION COMICS (1938-) #333 (released February 1966) Action 333 Click Here “SUPERMAN’S SUPER-BOO-BOOS!” Lex Luthor devises an evil scheme that will leave Superman looking foolish and dangerous in the eyes of the American people!
Adventure Comics #278 (released 11/1960) DC UNIVERSE INFINITE Supergirl flies to Superboy’s time to see if she can protect her identity and prove to Superman she’s ready to be revealed to the world. Wow, just…wow. Supergirl, how about we have you sit it out in the Phantom Zone for maybe 1,000 years to reflect on using time travel for wildly selfish stuff if you pull a stunt like this again, hmmm young lady??? Tsk. Again, TTSSK!
If you want to read the other stories in this issue, dig in for those as well!
DC Comics Presents #19 (released 3/80) DC Comics Presents 19 Click Here Superman and Batgirl, the Team-Up You’ve Been Demanding (it says so right on the cover)!
Could this have been the secret origin of the Court of Owls?
SUPERMAN’S PAL, JIMMY OLSEN (1954-) #133 (released October 1955) Jimmy Olsen 133 Click to View Yup, time to jump aboard the very first issue of the Jack Kirby DC 70’s Crazy Train! You’ve never ever seen anything like this stuff before or since!! The very beginning of what would be the New Gods saga!
Oh, no Kirby here that we know of, maybe in the next panel over though lol…
SUPERMAN’S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE (1958-1973) #9 (released April 1959) Lois Lane #9 Click Here! “THE MOST HATED GIRL IN METROPOLIS.” When a story that Lois had written and subsequently discarded is found by the Daily Planet copyboy and published, everyone believes Lois has deliberately revealed Superman’s secret identity.
About time I say, after all the times Golden and Silver Age Lois has been so very wicked towards Clark and Superman as a reporter , here here!!!
Also, Crooners last month with Jimmy, crooners appear again here for Lois Lane this month (actually 4 and a half years had rolled by between the Jimmy issue of last month’s reading and this Lois issue #9).
Please consider sampling some or all of these classic Silver and Bronze Age wares, and let us know your thoughts! Feel free always to post favorite panels / scenes etc from these exciting, entertaining and imaginative tales.
Up Up and Away!!!