Supergirl Album #36

Published
June 1980
Page count
100
Cover price
0.90 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Comics (Red)
 
Murray Comics (Red)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller (foreground)
 
Don Heck, penciller (fight scene)
 
Dick Giordano, inker (foreground)
 
Joe Giella, inker (fight scene)
 
, inker (Australian composition)
Colours
, colourist

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #194 (March-April 1979)
[Back cover]
Based on
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #194 — Nightmare in New Athens (page 1)

Notes

Cover is a montage of the main image on the back cover of The Superman Family #194 and the splash page of 'Nightmare in New Athens' from the same issue. The background repeats part of the splash page several times to fill the space.

Show/hide 1. Nightmare in New Athens! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Scott Edelman, scripter [credited] (writer)
Art
Don Heck, penciller [credited]
 
Joe Giella, inker [credited]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer [credited]
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #194 (March-April 1979)
Nightmare in New Athens

Notes

Three pages involving Snapper Carr reconstructing a Superboy robot have been removed. The subplot is important for the Australian reprint in Superboy #119.

Show/hide 2. Crypt of the Frozen Graves (Supergirl) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-1791
Characters
Supergirl; Geoff Anderson; Nasthalthia Luthor; Bruce Ryan

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
Art
Tony DeZuñiga, penciller [as Tony DeZuniga]
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Joe Orlando, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #424 (October 1972)
Crypt of the Frozen Graves
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #10 ([October 1974?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #10 ([October 1974?])
Crypt of the Frozen Graves
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #17 (October 1981)
Crypt of the Frozen Graves
Show/hide 3. Return of the Black Flame (Supergirl) Comic story, 22 pages
Show/hide 4. The Black Magic of Supergirl (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Green Kryptonite; Superman; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Fortress of Solitude

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter [credited]
Art
Jim Mooney, line art [credited]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #324 (May 1965)
The Black Magic of Supergirl!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #25 ([March 1966?])
The Black Magic of Supergirl
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #416 (March 1972)
The Black Magic of Supergirl!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
The Black Magic of Supergirl
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #38 (July 1983)
The Black Magic of Supergirl!

Notes

This reprint is sourced from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #416 (March 1972).

Show/hide 5. Not All Thorns Come from Roses (Rose and the Thorn) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rose and the Thorn
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-418

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Rich Buckler, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #120 (March 1972)
Not All Thorns Come from Roses!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #98 ([September 1973])
Not All Thorns Come from Roses

Synopsis

The Thorn encounters a woman wearing duplicates of her costume and weapons, which were created years ago by costume shop owner Arthur Talbot for the woman's mother to use for criminal purposes.

Show/hide 6. The Three Magic Wishes (Supergirl) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 7. Linda Danvers--Movie Star (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #372 (February 1969)
Linda Danvers -- Movie Star!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #43 (September 1970)
Linda Danvers--Movie Star!
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #176 (April-May 1976)
Linda Danvers -- Movie Star!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #24 ([March 1977?])
Linda Danvers--Movie Star

Synopsis

Supergirl travels to a remote movie location as Linda Danvers as a guest of the producer and gets a bit part in a movie.

Notes

This reprint is sourced from the printing in Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #176 (April-May 1976).

Show/hide 8. Free! This Marvellous Collection of 111 World Stamps Just by Filling in a Coupon. (Seven Seas Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Stamps

Notes

This and all subsequent issues of this title were classified as unrestricted in Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney), Friday 19 September 1980 (#136).

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 291

Entry created

  • 24/11/2003

Cover added

  • 01/02/2020

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 01/02/2020