May Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home


Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr

  Search by Cover Date

  Story Arcs
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Carnets De Massacre (201...
  2. Anamorphosis (2012)
  3. Ralph Azham (2011)
  4. Crossblood™ (2015)
  5. Fragile (2003)
  6. Reuse@ (2011)
  7. Iron Man Featuring Capta...
  8. Iron Man Child Life (201...
  9. Avengers Presented By Gi...
  10. Bouncer (2015)
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Shintaro Kago
  2. Michael V. Boyer
  3. Alexandre Boucq
  4. Fanny Hurtrel
  5. Jef Castro
  6. Parry Shen
  7. Alex Waid
  8. Antonio Ontiveros
  9. Falk Hansel
  10. Michaela Murphy
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Abraxis (Top Cow)
  2. Burch (Top Cow)
  3. The Crossblood™
  4. Lord Nin-Azu
  5. Nin-Azu
  6. Agent Ramirez
  7. Agent North
  8. Computer (Marvel)
  9. Whisperer (Marvel)(02- C...
  10. Pere Augustine
   View All

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) - #138
"The Big Boom!!"
DC Comics

Change this cover
or add a variant
Jack 'King' Kirby

Murphy Anderson
Jack 'King' Kirby

Murphy Anderson
Vincent Joseph Colletta - 'Vince / Vinnie / P. Zorito'

(Unknown Creator)

(Unknown Creator)

E. Nelson Bridwell
Jack 'King' Kirby

Cover Artist(s):
(Contains Photographic Elements)
Neal Adams
Murphy Anderson
Jack 'King' Kirby

Rating (out of 10):
from 7 votes

You must be logged in to vote!

Other members' collections
  This issue is in 53 collections.

  This issue is available for sale/trade

Edit this Issue
Clone this Issue
View this issue's contribution history
Clone the creators of this issue
Clone the characters of this issue
Suggest a podcast for this issue


Search for 'Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen' on Amazon

Cover Date: June 1971
Cover Price: US $ 0.15

Issue Tagline: Don't Be A Chicken! Read All About Doomsday! Everybody's In This One! It's A Blast! The Big Boom

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

Story Arc(s):    Add/remove story arcs to this issue

Letters Column: Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals

None entered.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Jack Kirby's Fourth World (2007) Omnibus HC vol. 01
Jack Kirby's Fourth World (2007) Omnibus SC vol. 01
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) TPB Kirby vol. 01

Anderson's penciling and cover work is uncredited, but it's fairly well known that he had to redraw the heads of Superman, Perry and Jimmy.

Characters:    Add/remove characters to this issue
An image for Big Words (01 - Anthony Rodriguez) exists Big Words (01 - Anthony Rodriguez)
Big Words (02 - Clone)
An image for Laura Conway exists Laura Conway
An image for Terry Dean (DC) exists Terry Dean (DC)
An image for Morgan Edge (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis) exists Morgan Edge (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)
Flip (01 - Walter Johnson)
Flip (02 - Clone)
An image for Gabby (DC) (02 - John Gabrielli) exists Gabby (DC) (02 - John Gabrielli)
Gabby (DC) (03 - Clone)
An image for Guardian (DC)(02 - Jim Harper Clone 1 [current]) exists Guardian (DC)(02 - Jim Harper Clone 1 [current])
  An image for Mokkari (DC) exists Mokkari (DC)
An image for James 'Jimmy' Olsen (DC)(Earth-1) exists James 'Jimmy' Olsen (DC)(Earth-1)
An image for Scrapper (DC) (01 - Patrick MacGuire) exists Scrapper (DC) (01 - Patrick MacGuire)
Scrapper (DC) (02 - Clone)
An image for Simyan exists Simyan
An image for Superman (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis) exists Superman (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)
Tommy (DC) (01 - Thomas Thompkins)
Tommy (DC) (02 - Clone)
An image for Perry White (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis) exists Perry White (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)

Groups:    Add/remove groups to this issue
Intergang (DC)
New Gods (DC)
Newsboy Legion (01 - Originals)
  Newsboy Legion (02 - Project Cadmus Clones)
Project Cadmus (DC)

Reviews: There are no reviews for this issue. - Add your review

Multiple Stories in this Issue

Add a story to this issue

Multiple stories do not exist for this issue.


© 2005-2015 - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the logo design