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    Showcase #9 (D.C. Comics, 1957). 7-8/1957 - Cover art by Al Plastino. The Girl in Superman's Past, script by Jerry Coleman, art by Al Plastino; Lois meets Lana Lang for the first time, and the girls immediately compete to see whom Superman likes better, but Superman refuses to fall into their traps. The New Lois Lane, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Ruben Moreira, inks by Al Plastino; Superman hopes that Lois' constant snooping to find his identity will provide evidence to convince "Con" Conners that he is wrong in believing that Clark Kent is Superman. Sleuths In Skirts article. Mrs Superman, script by Otto Binder, art by Al Plastino; Lois dreams she's married to Superman.

    Publisher: DC
    Category: Universal
    Page Quality: Off-white
    Artists/Writers: Otto Binder and Jerry Coleman stories Ruben Moreira art Al Plastino cover and art
    Significance: 1st Lois Lane tryout issue. Superman and Lana Lang appearance.
    CGC census 11/19: 6 in 2.0, 139 higher.

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