(March 1969)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly (semi-monthly, March)
On-sale date
1969-01-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G57 and as G-57 on indicia page.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Superman; Krypto; Streaky; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Legion of Super-Heroes [Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy]
Reprints

The Battle of the Super-Pets! (Table of Contents: 1)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Streaky; Krypto; Superman; The Interplanetary Multi-Dimensional Practical Jokers Club; Super-Monkey (cameo); Mr. Mxyzptlk (image)
Synopsis
Supergirl devises a series of contests between Streaky and Krypto.
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The Zeroids Are Here! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Zeroids; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bride of Mr. Mxyzptlk! (Table of Contents: 3)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Danvers]; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Zor-El; Alura; Miss Hart
Synopsis
Mr. Mxyzptlk decides to pester Supergirl while Superman is away from Earth, so he first changes many people into Bizarros and then restores Supergirl's Kryptonian parents to life, before deciding that Supergirl should marry him.
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Keywords
Argo City; Fifth Dimension; Midvale Orphanage

Supergirl's Farewell to Earth! (Table of Contents: 4)

Supergirl / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Krypto; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Superman punishes Supergirl for revealing her existence to Krypto. But Supergirl discovers a secret about Superman all by herself.
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Indexer Notes

Last page condensed, including the complete removal of two next-to-last panels.

The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; The Supermen Emergency Squad; Lois Lane; The Anti-Superman Gang (villains); John Kiley
Synopsis
John Kiley tricks Superman into revealing he's Clark Kent. After trapping Clark Kent with Kryptonite, Supergirl and the Superman Emergency Squad spring into action.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; Kandor

Indexer Notes

crossover with Supergirl

Supergirl's Greatest Challenge! (Table of Contents: 6)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Bouncing Boy; Brainiac 5]; Whizzy (first appearance)
Synopsis
Supergirl helps out the Legionnaires, then defeats the Chameleon Men imposters.
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Indexer Notes

original page 2 deleted

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Supergirl
  2. 1. The Battle of the Super-Pets!
    Supergirl
  3. 2. The Zeroids Are Here!
    Zeroids; Ideal Toys
  4. 3. The Bride of Mr. Mxyzptlk!
    Supergirl
  5. 4. Supergirl's Farewell to Earth!
    Supergirl
  6. 5. The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad!
    Superman
  7. 6. Supergirl's Greatest Challenge!
    Supergirl
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