Action Comics #279

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16365

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Super-Rivals! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Hercules; Samson

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Printed in
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3
Show/hide 1. The Super-Rivals! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Hercules; Samson

Credits

Art
John Forte

Reprint history

From GCD
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3

Synopsis

In this imaginary tale, Lois Lane becomes engaged to Hercules and Lana Lang becomes enganged to Samson.

Show/hide 2. Supergirl's Secret Enemy! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Lesla-Lar (villain); Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Lori Lemaris (picture); Ronal (picture); Superman; Fred Danvers (intro); Mrs. Danvers (intro); Streaky; Jor-El (statue); Brainiac (picture); The Phantom Zone; Lex Luthor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
From GCD
in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
in Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #2

Notes

Adopted by the Danvers family; Story continues in Action Comics #280


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33253

Entry created

  • 23/08/2007

Cover added

  • 20/11/2010

Index completed

  • 20/11/2010