The Adventures of Supergirl #37

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

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled [The Cosmic Abduction] (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

"Supergirl pursues the mystery of "The Cosmic Abduction"."

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3204

Credits

Art
José Luis García-López, line art [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #197 (September-October 1979)
Untitled
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #198 (November-December 1979)
Untitled
Adapted
Australia
Lois Lane Album (Murray, 1978 series) #129 ([September 1979?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. The Man with the Eternity Hands (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3149

Credits

Writing
Jack C. Harris, scripter
Art
Don Heck, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Todd Klein, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #197 (September-October 1979)
The Man with the Eternity Hands!

Synopsis

Supergirl travels into the past to discover the secret behind the ghost of Hector Mandala.

Show/hide 2. Bride of the Stars (Supergirl) Comic story, 18 pages
Show/hide 3. The Animal (Champion Sports Star) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Champion Sports Star
Genre
Sports
Code
JS-43

Credits

Writing
Joe Simon, scripter
Art
Jerry Grandenetti, penciller
 
Creig Flessel, inker
Editing
Joe Simon, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Champion Sports (DC, 1973 series) #2 (December 1973-January 1974)
The Animal

Notes

This sequence is a profile of footballer, Chuck Gabowski Monsterman.

Show/hide 4. The Ghost with Two Faces (Rose and the Thorn) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rose and the Thorn
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-309

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Rich Buckler, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #117 (December 1971)
The Ghost with Two Faces!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #100 ([January 1974])
The Ghost with Two Faces!
Show/hide 5. Johnny Dee--Hero-Bum (Supergirl) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Mike Sekowsky, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Mike Sekowsky, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #399 (November 1970)
Johnny Dee -- Hero-Bum!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Colour Comics, 1973 series) # 1 ([April 1973?])
Johnny Dee--Hero-Bum
Show/hide 6. The Cosmic Abduction (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3183

Credits

Writing
Jack C. Harris, scripter
Art
Don Heck, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #198 (November-December 1979)
The Cosmic Abduction!

Synopsis

When Brad Reynolds, a famous Science Fiction writer, disappears off a full plane in mid-flight Supergirl must determine what happened.

Show/hide 7. The Brimstone Connection (Batman; Supergirl) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6379

Credits

Writing
Cary Burkett, scripter
Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Text
Jim Aparo, letterer
Editing
Paul Levitz, original editor
Management
Joe Orlando, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #160 (March 1980)
The Brimstone Connection
Show/hide 8. Here Comes Murray [Blue] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Here comes Murray with comics for the 80's. Fun for everyone with Mighty Murray Comics. Look for Murray on the great Murray Comics."

Details

Printed
1981 to 1983
More...
Here Comes Murray [Blue]

Notes

A black and white version of this ad also exists. This coloured version was generally used on the back cover.


Notes

There is no known issue #37 and this issue appears to be an unnumbered 37th issue in the [Superman Presents] Supergirl [Comic/Album] sequence. The cover and stories fit the order, and the title was consistently changing during this period.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 823

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 12/03/2019

Index completed

  • 02/02/2005

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019