Superman Presents Supergirl Comic #20

Published
June 1976
Page count
52
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Girl with the See-Through Mind! (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

"Laura… I heard her scream! Am I too late?"

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1843

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art [signed as Cardy]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
Untitled
 (main image only)
Adapted
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #25 ([May 1975?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. The Girl with the See-Through Mind! (Supergirl) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1806

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [credited as Elliot S. Maggin]
Art
John Rosenberger, penciller [credited]
 
Vince Colletta, inker [credited]
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
The Girl with the See-through Mind
Show/hide 2. The Untold Story of Argo City! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl (origin); Zor-El; Allura; Dick Malverne; Comet the Super-Horse; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Jor-El (flashback); Superman (flashback); Phantom Zone inhabitants [Jer-Em (intro); Jax-Ur; General Zod; Kru-El; Professor Vakox (called Dr. Vakox)]

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter [credited]
Art
Jim Mooney, line art [credited]
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #309 (February 1964)
The Untold Story of Argo City!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #19 ([September 1964?])
The Untold Story of Argo City
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #416 (March 1972)
The Untold Story of Argo City
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
The Untold Story of Argo City!

Synopsis

Supergirl learns that her parents survived the destruction of Argo City and that they are still alive in the Survival Zone, though she cannot reach them.

Notes

This printing of the story includes credits and is probably sourced from the reprint in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #416 (March 1972).

Show/hide 3. Pirate or Patriot? Comic story, 4 pages

"From the Diary of Jean Laffite"

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction
Code
X-207
Characters
Jean Laffite; Captain Lockyer; Captain McWilliams; Dominique; Governor Claiborne; Pierre Laffite; Edward Livingstone; General Andrew Jackson

Credits

Writing
Jack Kirby, scripter
Art
Jack Kirby, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited as F. W. Ellsworth]
 
Jack Schiff, original Story Editor [attributed]
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Real Fact Comics (DC, 1946 series) #1 (March-April 1946)
Pirate or Patriot?

Synopsis

Facts about a Jean Lafitte who warned the Americans that the British planned on invading New Orleans.

Notes

This printing of the story is probably sourced from the reprint in Mister Miracle (DC, 1971 series) #4 (September-October 1971).

Show/hide 4. The Villain Who Married Supergirl! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1355

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art [credited]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original editor [credited]
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #338 (June 1966)
The Villain Who Married Supergirl!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #30 ([June 1967?])
The Villain Who Married Supergirl
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #173 (October-November 1975)
The Villain Who Married Supergirl

Synopsis

Interplanetary villain Raspor, who claims to have been responsible for the destruction of Krypton, believes that he is fated to marry Supergirl, but she comes up with an elaborate plan to defeat him which includes a fake marriage.

Notes

This printing of the story is probably sourced from the reprint in The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #173 (October-November 1975).

Show/hide 5. 6 Collections 130 Items! (Seven Seas Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Stamps

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1263

Entry created

  • 31/01/2004

Cover added

  • 06/04/2019

Index completed

  • 31/01/2004

Last updated

  • 01/02/2020