Superman Presents Supergirl Comic #30

Published
August 1978
Page count
68
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Like a Death's-Head in the Sky! (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

"The story of my life--No sooner do I return to earth than I'm back in space again!"

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, line art [as Bob Oskner]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Joe Orlando, original Editor
 
Mark Hanerfeld, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Figure of Supergirl)
Based on
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #415 — Like a Death's-Head in the Sky (page 1)
Show/hide 1. Like a Death's-Head In the Sky (Supergirl) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-1479
Characters
Dr. Noah Kyle; Supergirl; Walt

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, line art
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Joe Orlando, original Editor
 
Mark Hanerfeld, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #415 (February 1972)
Like a Death's-Head in the Sky
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #55 ([August 1973?])
Like a Death's-Head In the Sky!
Show/hide 2. Supergirl's Day of Danger Part 2: Danger By Deputy (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
W-200
Characters
Supergirl; Tony Walston; Vince Martell

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #383 (August 1969)
Supergirl's Day of Danger!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #73 ([May 1971?])
Supergirl's Day of Danger Part 2: Danger By Deputy

Synopsis

Supergirl participates in an experiment that goes awry. Tony Walston has Supergirl's invulnerability for 24 hours, but whatever harm befalls him is transferred to Supergirl, who temporarily isn't invulnerable.

Show/hide 3. The Cave-Girl of Steel (Supergirl) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El; Linda Lee]; Superman (cameo)

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #259 (December 1959)
The Cave-Girl of Steel
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #334 (March 1966)
The Cave-Girl of Steel
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
The Cave-Girl of Steel
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 1 (2001)
The Cave-Girl of Steel!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
The Cave-Girl of Steel!

Synopsis

Supergirl visits the stone age so that she can practice using her powers openly.

Show/hide 4. The Godmother of Steel (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
W-353
Characters
Supergirl; Cindy Frazer

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #386 (November 1969)
The Godmother of Steel!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #74 ([June 1971?])
The Godmother of Steel
Show/hide 5. Supergirl's Super-Pet (Supergirl) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Streaky the Supercat (intro); X-Kryptonite (intro)

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #261 (February 1960)
Supergirl's Super Pet!
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #334 (March 1966)
Supergirl's Super-Pet
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #5 ([March 1974?])
Supergirl's Super-Pet
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982?])
Supergirl's Super-Pet
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 1 (2001)
Supergirl's Super-Pet!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
Supergirl's Super Pet!

Notes

This story reprints the introduction of Streaky the Supercat, who gets temporary super powers by exposure to X-Kryptonite.

Show/hide 6. Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal (Supergirl) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Forte, inker (see notes)
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #40 (November 1959)
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #343 (November 1966)
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #68 ([December 1970?])
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!

Notes

"A Hall of Fame Classic" Originally a Jimmy Olsen Superman's Pal feature.

Show/hide 7. The Mysterious Motr of Doov (Supergirl) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
w-455
Characters
Streaky; Supergirl

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter (pg.1 anagram blurb)
Art
Win Mortimer, penciller
 
Jack Abel, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #394 (June 1970)
The Mysterious Motr of Doov
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #30 ([August 1978?])

Notes

This story is a take-off on the Wizard of Oz. The final panel has been removed: "did you catch the clue on page 1? Read the first letter of each line of the legend and you have: The Wizard of Oz! The End".


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 934

Entry created

  • 13/12/2003

Cover added

  • 12/08/2015

Index completed

  • 11/07/2004

Last updated

  • 25/01/2020