The Superman Fan Podcast
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Superman Fan Podcast is currently featuring the silver age of Superman stories found in Action Comics, Superman, Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen, Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane and World's Finest Comics.
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Episode #365 Part II: Superman Family Comic Book Cover Dated January 1964: Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #74!
6 days ago
Superman's aPal Jimmy Olsen 74, January 1964! Download Episode 365 Part II! SUPERMAN'S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 74, January 1964, was published on November 27, 1963 (one day before my Mother's 25th birthday). It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. Mort Weisinger was the editor, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. - THE PRANKS OF JIMMY THE IMP (8 pgs.), written by Jerry Siegel, pencilled by John Forte and inked by George Klein. This was Siegel's 75th silver age Superman Family story, and his 120th overall for the era. - JIMMY OLSEN AND THE FORTY THIEVES (9 pgs.), written by Leo Dorfman, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. - JIMMY OLSEN'S SECRET LOVE (8 pgs.), written by Jerry Siegel, pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein. This story was also reprinted in SUPERMAN FAMILY 177, June/July 1976, published on March 4, 1976. It contained 48 pages for the cover price of 50¢. It was Jerry Siegel's 76th silver age Superman Family story, and his 121st overall for the era. Also highlighted in this episode are the issue's ads and other features, including the JIMMY OLSEN'S PEN PALS letter column. At the beginning of the episode I review STAR WARS; ROGUE ONE, which I received the blu-ray of for Father's Day. Elsewhere in DC Comics, 31 titles carried the January or January/February 1964 cover date, according to Mike's Amazing World Of Comics. Next Episodes: SUPERMAN FAMILY COMIC BOOKS COVER DATED FEBRUARY 1964: PART I: WORLD'S FINEST COMICS 139 & PART II: SUPERMAN'S GIRL FRIEND LOIS LANE 47! The home for THE SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is http://thesupermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com. Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can join the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST Group or Page on facebook, and follow the podcast on twitter @supermanpodcast. You can also keep track of the podcast on Tumblr, Medium, Flipboard, the Internet Archive and Stitcher.SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST is a proud member of the following: - The LEAGUE OF COMIC BOOK PODCASTERS, - The COMICS PODCAST NETWORK, - The SUPERMAN WEBRING of websites, and - The SUPERMAN PODCAST NETWORK!The theme of this podcast is PLANS IN MOTION, composed by Kevin MacLeod, and part of the royalty free music library at http://incompetech.com. Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics. Any art shown on this podcast is for entertainment purposes only