Action Comics #334

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1966
Page count
80
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19876

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Notes

80 Page Giant #G20

Show/hide 1. The Supergirl from Krypton! (Supergirl) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (introduction, first appearance, origin); Zor-El (introduction); Miss Hart (introduction)

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Al Plastino
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #252 (May 1959)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([September 1959?])
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #1 ([August] 1960)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #2 ([September 1962?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
United States
Secret Origins (DC, 1973 series) #2 (April-May 1973)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Album (KGM, 1976 series) #7 ([March 1976?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #27 ([December 1977?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #27 ([December 1977?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #33 ([March 1979?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
United States
DC Special Series (DC, 1977 series) #19 (Fall 1979)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982?])
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
United States
Superman From the Thirties to the Eighties (Crown, 1983 series) (1983)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
Australia
Supergirl (Federal, 1985 series) #5 ([October 1983?])
The Supergirl from Krypton
 
United States
Giant Superman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1998 series) #[nn] (June 1998)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
Millennium Edition: Action Comics 252 (DC, 2000 series) (July 2000)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 1 (2001)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) ([September] 2002)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One ([September] 2005)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
 
United States
DC Silver Age Classics Action Comics 252 (DC, 1992 series) (1992)
The Supergirl from Krypton!
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #252 (May 1959)

Synopsis

Superman spies a crashing rocket and discovers his cousin Supergirl. She tells him how Argo City survived the destruction of Krypton and how her father sent her to Earth when the inhabitants of Argo City were threatened by Kryptonite poisoning. Superman sets her up in Midvale Orphanage so she can adjust to life on Earth.

Show/hide 2. When Supergirl Met Jimmy Olsen Text article, 0.3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Author
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Describes meeting before Supergirl's existence revealed.

Show/hide 3. The Cave-Girl of Steel (Supergirl) Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 4. Supergirl's First Romance (Supergirl) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Jerro the Merboy (first appearance)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #269 (October 1960)
Show/hide 5. Supergirl's Super-Pet (Supergirl) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 6. Supergirl's Two Sets of Parents (Supergirl) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Super-hero
Show/hide 7. Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages
Show/hide 8. The Three Super-Heroes (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages
Show/hide 9. Superboy Meets Supergirl (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
From GCD
From Superboy #80 (April 1960).

Notes

1 page cut. Writer credit confirmed from Martin O'Hearn. Ink credit confirmed from Pat Lang & Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 10. The World's Greatest Heroine (Superman and Supergirl) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

From GCD
From Action Comics (DC 1938 series) #285 (Feb 1962)

Notes

single page excerpt

Show/hide 11. The Super-Steed of Steel (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Comet (first appearance)

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #28 ([February 1978?])
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #292 (September 1962)
Show/hide 12. The Origin of Super-Horse Text article, 0.33 pages

Notes

80 Page Giant #G20

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34623

Entry created

  • 27/10/2007

Cover added

  • 03/04/2010

Index completed

  • 03/04/2010

Last updated

  • 07/03/2008