Lois Lane's cousin from Pittsdale. In July 1980, he visits his cousin at the Daily Planet in Metropolis shortly after a bizarre prank by Mr. Mxyzptlk has caused Superman to meet gender-swapped versions of his friends: Lois Lane had become Louis Lane, Jimmy Olsen was Jenny Olsen, Perry White turned into Penny White, et al. After the resolution of this turn of events, Clark Kent is startled to find Louis Lane at the Planet. Lois introduces Clark to her visiting cousin, which eases the erstwhile Man of Steel's mind tremendously (S No. 349: "The Turnabout Trap!").