Adventure Comics #416

DC Comics

United States.

Published
March 1972
Page count
100
Cover price
0.50 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24962

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover World's Greatest Super-Females Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero
Code
N-460
Characters
Supergirl; Hawkgirl; The Thorn; Tina [Platinum]; Zatanna the Magician; Big Barda; Beautiful Dreamer; Star Sapphire; Liberty Belle; Lility; Wonder Girl; Merry, Girl of a Thousand Gimmicks; The Enchantress; Dumb Bunny; The Phantom Lady; The Cheetah; The Harlequin; Batgirl; The Black Canary; Wonder Woman; Superman (inset); Evilress (inset)

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Notes

DC 100-Page Super Spectacular DC-10

Show/hide 1. The Untold Story of Argo City (Supergirl) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-457
Characters
Supergirl [Kara [Linda Danvers]; Dick Malverne; Comet; Zor-El; Alura; General Zod; Kru-El; Professor Vokox; Jax-Ur; Jer-Em; Jor-El; Superman (cameo)

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Jim Mooney

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
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #20 ([June 1976?])
The Untold Story of Argo City!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
The Untold Story of Argo City!
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #309 (February 1964)
Show/hide 2. Supergirl's Rival Parents (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-458
Characters
Supergirl [Kara [Linda Danvers]; Zor-El; Alura; Fred Danvers; Sylvia Danvers; Superman (cameo); Comet (cameo)

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #310 (March 1964)
Supergirl's Rival Parents!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #19 ([September 1964?])
Supergirl's Rival Parents
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #21 ([August 1976?])
Supergirl's Rival Parents
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
Supergirl's Rival Parents!
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #310 (March 1964)
Show/hide 3. The Black Canary (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-454
Characters
Black Canary; Johnny Thunder

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
From GCD
from Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series) #86 (August 1947)
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Wonder Woman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-463
Characters
Wonder Woman; Princess Maru [Dr. Poison]; Cheetah [Priscilla Rich]; Queen Clea; Eviless

Credits

Art
H. G. Peter

Reprint history

From GCD
from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #28 (March-April 1948)
Show/hide 5. Villainy, Incorporated (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-451
Characters
Wonder Woman; Princess Maru [Dr. Poison]; Cheetah [Priscilla Rich]; Queen Clea; Eviless; Giganta; Blue Snow Man [Byrna Brilyant]; Zara; Mala; Queen Hippolyte; Hypnota

Credits

Script
William Moulton Marston
Art
Harry G. Peter

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Wonder Woman 80-Page Giant (DC, 2003 series) #1 (February 2003)
From GCD
from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #28 (March-April 1948)
Show/hide 6. Trap of Crimson Flame (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-452
Characters
Wonder Woman; Princess Maru [Dr. Poison]; Cheetah [Priscilla Rich]; Queen Clea; Eviless; Blue Snow Man [Byrna Brilyant]; Zara; Hypnota

Credits

Script
William Moulton Marston
Art
Harry G. Peter

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Wonder Woman 80-Page Giant (DC, 2003 series) #1 (February 2003)
From GCD
from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #28 (March-April 1948)
Show/hide 7. In the Hands of the Merciless! (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-453
Characters
Wonder Woman; Cheetah [Priscilla Rich]; Queen Clea; Zara; Hypnota; Steve Trevor

Credits

Script
William Moulton Marston
Art
Harry G. Peter

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Wonder Woman 80-Page Giant (DC, 2003 series) #1 (February 2003)
From GCD
from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #28 (March-April 1948)
Show/hide 8. Mystery of the Black Cat (Phantom Lady) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Phantom Lady
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-455
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]

Credits

Art
Frank Borth

Reprint history

From GCD
from Police Comics (Quality Comics, 1941 series) #17 (March 1943)
Show/hide 9. The Duel of the Gimmicks (Merry, the Girl of a Thousand Gimmicks) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Merry, the Girl of a Thousand Gimmicks
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-450
Characters
Merry the Gimmick Girl [Merry Pemberton]; The Gimmick Guy

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Winslow Mortimer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #14 ([June 1975?])
From GCD
from Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #90 (March 1949)
Show/hide 10. The Black Magic of Supergirl (Supergirl) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-472
Characters
Supergirl; Superman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #324 (May 1965)
Show/hide 11. The Black Magic of Supergirl! (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 12. Key To DC's Fighting Super-Females! Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Code
N-474

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Listing of all super females on the cover.

Show/hide 13. Super-Spectacular Fe-Mail Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Code
N-464

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Colours
Page color
Letters
typeset

Notes

Fan letters column

Show/hide 14. Table of Contents Credits, 1 page

Featuring

Code
N-473
Characters
Supergirl; Wonder Woman; Black Canary; Phantom Lady

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Table of contents.


Notes

DC 100-Page Super Spectacular DC-10

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31504

Entry created

  • 08/05/2007

Cover added

  • 05/02/2010

Index completed

  • 05/02/2010

Last updated

  • 05/02/2010