Superman Presents Supergirl Comic #15

Published
August 1975
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (1)
 
Planet Comics (1)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Gang Lords! (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

""Supergirl's stolen kisses...will cost lives!" Supergirl sparks a deadly street wear in: "The Gang Lords!" Also--a surprise guest star"

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
R-247

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner, line art
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor
 
Allan Asherman, Assistant Editor
 
Vince Colletta, Art Director

Reprint history

First print
United States
Supergirl (DC, 1972 series) #6 (August 1973)
The Gang Lords!
Show/hide 1. Look for These Exciting Planet Comics [First logo] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Look for these exciting Planet Comics at any newsagent or bookstall"

Details

Printed
1973 to 1975
Genre
Superhero
More...
Look for These Exciting Planet Comics [First logo]

Notes

Image is based on DC 100-Page Super Spectacular 6, 1971 (Pencils: Neal Adams; Inks: Neal Adams).

Show/hide 2. --In Love and War (Supergirl) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
R-229

Credits

Art
Art Saaf, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor
 
Allan Asherman, Assistant Editor
 
Vince Colletta, Art Director

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Supergirl (DC, 1972 series) #6 (August 1973)
Love and War

Synopsis

Supergirl gets a couple of street gangs to work together.

Show/hide 3. The Rock of Revenge (Zatanna the Magician) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zatanna the Magician
Genre
Superhero; Occult
Code
R-177

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Don Heck, line art
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor
 
Vince Colletta, Art Director

Reprint history

First print
United States
Supergirl (DC, 1972 series) #4 (March 1973)
The Rock of Revenge

Synopsis

Zatanna faces off against Merba the Sorcerer.

Show/hide 4. The Insect Queen of Smallville (Superboy's Girl Friend Lana Lang) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy's Girl Friend Lana Lang
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-1110

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Text
Vivian Berg, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124 (October 1965)
The Insect Queen of Smallville!
This version
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #167 (October-November 1974)
The Insect Queen of Smallville
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #79 ([March 1966?])
The Insect Queen of Smallville
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #79 ([March 1966?])
The Insect Queen of Smallville
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #67 (December 1985)
The Insect Queen of Smallville
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #4 (January 1994)
The Insect Queen of Smallville
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #Volume 2 ([April] 2008)
The Insect Queen of Smallville
From GCD
From Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124
 
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124 (October 1965)
 
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #124

Synopsis

Lana helps an alien who rewards her with a ring that gives her the powers of insects.

Notes

Introduces Lana Lang as Insect Queen. Originally a Superboy feature.

Show/hide 5. Superman Supacomic [The Biggest] - Unpriced (Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"The biggest and still the best. Superman Supacomic."

Details

Printed
1974?
Genre
Superhero
More...
Superman Supacomic [The Biggest] - Unpriced

Notes

The superman image is from the wraparound cover on Superman 252, June 1972 (Art: Neal Adams). The image was subsequently used used on most Superman covers from issue 256, September 1972, to 275, May 1974. The advertisment image is most likely from one of those covers. Thanks to Spiros Xenos for spotting the original.

Show/hide 6. The Tantalizing Troubles of the Tripod Thieves (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 9.66 pages
Show/hide 7. Trade Practices Act 1974 Advertisement, 0.33 pages

"Notice to Advertisers and Advertising Agents..."

Details

Printed
1975
More...
Trade Practices Act 1974

Notes

This advertisement appears to have run in most Murray comics from April 1975 to November 1975.

Show/hide 8. The Anti-Supergirl Plot! (Supergirl) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #350 (May 1967)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #350 (May 1967)
The Anti-Supergirl Plot!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #15 ([August 1975?])
The Anti-Supergirl Plot!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #34 ([June 1968?])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #34 ([June 1968?])
The Anti-Supergirl Plot
 
United Kingdom
Superadventure Annual (Atlas Publishing, 1959 series) #1971 (December 1970)
The Anti-Supergirl Plot
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169 (February-March 1975)
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169 (February-March 1975)
The Anti-Supergirl Plot!
From GCD
in Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169 (February-March 1975)

Synopsis

A band with members that dress up as Green Lantern, Batman and Green Arrow are using their performances to commit robbery.

Notes

Reference to "Kryptonite-Plus", a super-powerful version of Kryptonite.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 277

Entry created

  • 24/11/2003

Cover added

  • 23/12/2011

Index completed

  • 23/12/2011

Last updated

  • 23/12/2011