SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN 26, February 1958, was published around December 5, 1957. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of a dime. Mort Weisinger was the editor, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by Stan Kaye. It featured the third story on the cover. The creative team for all three 8 page stories were writer Otto Binder, penciller Curt Swan and inker Ray Burnley. They were reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN FAMILY vol. II.
– THE WORLD’S ‘HEAVY WEIGHT’ CHAMP
– JIMMY OLSEN, FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT
– THE BIRD BOY OF METROPOLIS
Elsewhere in DC Comics, 36 titles carried the February or February/March 1958 cover date.
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