([November] 2007)

DC, 2007 Series
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Volume
1
Price
16.99 USD; 20.99 CAD
Pages
532
On-sale date
2007-11-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-4012-1717-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401217174 51699
Editing
Mort Weisinger (original); Bob Harras (collected); Bob Joy (collected)
Color
Color Covers; Black and White Interior
Dimensions
6.75" x 10.25"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Reprints Supergirl stories from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) 252-282; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) 40, 46, 51; Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) 278; Superboy (DC, 1949 series) 80; Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) 14; and Superman (DC, 1939 series) 123, 139, 140, 144.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
Drew Moore
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl
Reprints

Showcase Presents: Supergirl Volume One (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title, indicia and contents pages.

[Superman #123] (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Super-Girl
Reprints

The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Super-Girl (Introduction; Death; a magically-created female partner for Superman); Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Jimmy Olsen is granted three wishes by an Indian totem. His first wish is for a Super-Girl with powers equal to Superman to be his companion. When she feels as if she's always in the way, Super-Girl sacrifices herself to save Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part 2) (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Criminals steal the magic totem and use the second wish to remove Superman's powers.
Reprints

The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Kypton (Part 3) (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Jor-El; Lara; Kil-Lor (Intro, Death)
Synopsis
Superman time travels back to Krypton and meets his parents for the first time, and arranges their betrothal!
Reprints
Keywords
Krypton; kryptonite; time travel

Introducing the Girl of Steel (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Superman; Supergirl / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Action Comics #252] (Table of Contents: 7)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl
Reprints

The Supergirl from Krypton! (Table of Contents: 8)

Supergirl / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Kal-El]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (introduction, origin); Zor-El (introduction, flashback); Miss Hart (introduction); Superboy (on a poster)
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.
Reprints
Keywords
Argo City; kryptonite

The Secret of the Super-Orphan! (Table of Contents: 9)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl (brief origin); Miss Hart; Superman (flashback, in newsreel footage); Zor-El (flashback); Timmy Tate
Synopsis
Supergirl helps Timmy get adopted by assisting with his magic show using her super powers.
Reprints

Supergirl's Foster Parents! (Table of Contents: 10)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Miss Hart; Mr. Dale (villain); Mrs. Dale (villain)
Synopsis
Supergirl is adopted by a couple that turn out to be snake-oil salesmen.
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Supergirl Visits the 21st Century! (Table of Contents: 11)

Supergirl / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Tommy Tomorrow (as a child); Jik
Synopsis
Supergirl travels into the future for the first time and meets young Tommy Tomorrow.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite; time travel

The Great Supergirl Mirage! (Table of Contents: 12)

Supergirl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Dick Wilson [later Dick Malverne]; Supergirl Robot
Synopsis
Dick becomes convinced that Linda is Supergirl and tries various tricks to prove her real identity.
Reprints

Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal! (Table of Contents: 13)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein (see notes)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Colonel Colby; Thora; Zor-El (flashback; cameo)
Synopsis
Supergirl tries to reveal her existence to Jimmy Olsen but Jimmy has temporarily lost his sight and does not believe that a Supergirl exists.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original index credits Inks to John Forte.

The Three Magic Wishes! (Table of Contents: 14)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Tim Baxter; Peggy
Synopsis
When Timmy Baxter doesn't believe in fairy tales, Supergirl decides to prove him wrong.
Reprints

[Action Comics #258] (Table of Contents: 15)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

Supergirl's Farewell to Earth! (Table of Contents: 16)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Superman
Synopsis
Superman punishes Supergirl for revealing her existence to Krypto. But Supergirl discovers a secret about Superman all by herself.
Reprints

The Cave-Girl of Steel! (Table of Contents: 17)

Supergirl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman (cameo)
Synopsis
Supergirl visits the stone age so that she can practice using her powers openly.
Reprints
Keywords
Brontosaurus; cavemen; Pterodactyl; time travel; Tyrannosaurus Rex

Lois Lane's Secret Romance! (Table of Contents: 18)

Lois Lane / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman
Synopsis
Supergirl schemes to get Lois married to Superman. She even sends her a Batwoman costume and pretends it's a present from Batman to make Superman jealous.
Reprints

[Action Comics #260] (Table of Contents: 19)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (as a Superbaby and as Mighty Maid); Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints

Mighty Maid! (Table of Contents: 20)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] [as Mighty Maid]; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis
To foil an alien race bent on destroying Earth, Superman has Supergirl become Mighty Maid and then they fake Superman marrying Mighty Maid and leaving Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
Rock of Gibraltar; Sphinx; Taj Mahal

The Girl Superbaby! (Table of Contents: 21)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Julu the Elder; Mojax; Superman
Synopsis
While trying to help an old man, Supergirl is exposed to the Fountain of Youth and becomes a baby. As a baby she helps the police capture two jewel thieves.
Reprints
Keywords
Fountain of Youth; kryptonite

Supergirl's Super Pet! (Table of Contents: 22)

Supergirl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Streaky
Synopsis
Supergirl recovers a small Kryptonite meteor and unsuccessfully tries to find a chemical way to render it harmless. Later, Linda saves a stray orange cat from a dog. The cat follows her to the orphanage where Linda is given permission to keep him. Because of the white markings on his side, she calls him Streaky. Streaky discovers the piece of discarded Kryptonite, and receives super-powers from it. Streaky feeds some stray cats by tipping over a milk truck and chases off a bullying dog. Eventually his "meows" attract Supergirl and the two have some super-fun before Streaky's powers fade away.
Reprints

[Action Comics #262] (Table of Contents: 23)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite

Supergirl's Greatest Victory! (Table of Contents: 24)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (origin recap); Superman [Clark Kent]; Zor-El (flashback); Allura (unnamed, flashback); Metal-eater beast
Synopsis
Supergirl tries to build up an immunity to Kryptonite by gradually exposing herself to larger and larger doses.
Reprints
Keywords
Argo City; Fortress of Solitude; Krypton; kryptonite

[Superboy #80] (Table of Contents: 25)

Superboy / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

Superboy Meets Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 26)

Superboy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman; Zor-El (flashback)
Synopsis
Supergirl goes back into the past to meet Superboy, so he can have a super playmate.
Reprints
Keywords
Argo City; time travel

Supergirl's Darkest Day! (Table of Contents: 27)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Valzorr [Johnny Blank]; Zoxxo
Synopsis
Supergirl rescues a boy with amnesia found lost at sea. He stays at the orphanage until Linda can figure out where he's really from.
Reprints

Supergirl Gets Adopted! (Table of Contents: 28)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Mr. Wilkins; Mrs. Wilkins
Synopsis
Linda has to scheme to prevent herself from being adopted. She spends 30 days with the Wilkins. Mr. Wilkins is a policeman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 credits writer as Otto Binder. Original index credits Jerry Siegel.

[Action Comics #265] (Table of Contents: 29)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye ?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself! (Table of Contents: 30)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Mary Jane; Superman; Supergirl robot; Mr. and Mrs. Evans
Synopsis
A strange meteor gives Supergirl amnesia, so she uses her power openly in Smallville.
Reprints
Keywords
Kandor; red kryptonite; Smallville; Superboy museum

[Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #46] (Table of Contents: 31)

Jimmy Olsen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman
Reprints

Jimmy Olsen, Orphan! (Table of Contents: 32)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Perry White; Superman
Synopsis
After losing his memory, Jimmy Olsen is assumed to be an orphan and sent to the same orphanage where Supergirl lives in her civilian identity.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 credits Inks to George Klein, original issue index credits John Forte.

[Action Comics #266] (Table of Contents: 33)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Streaky
Reprints

The World's Mightiest Cat! (Table of Contents: 34)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Streaky; Superman; Krypto; Paul Dexter
Synopsis
Streaky again becomes super-powered and nobody believes the things Paul sees him perform.
Reprints

The Untold Story of Red Kryptonite! (Table of Contents: 35)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Superboy [Clark Kent](flashback); Kozz (flashback); Jonathan Kent (flashback; cameo); Martha Kent (flashback; cameo); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Superman Robot
Synopsis
While rescuing a bathyscaph from the ocean bottom where it rests next to a Red Kryptonite meteor, Superman remembers all the other times that Red Kryptonite has affected him in unpredictable ways. This time it causes his hair, beard and nails to grow uncontrollably, and it takes the combined efforts of Supergirl and Krypto to clean him up.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 credits Inks to George Klein, original issue index credits John Forte.

The Three Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 36)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Invisible Kid]; Superman
Synopsis
The Legion comes to the 20th century to meet Supergirl and invites her to come to the 30th Century to apply to join the Legion.
Reprints
Keywords
red kryptonite; time travel

The Mystery Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 37)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder ?; Jerry Siegel ?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Suprgirl [Kara Zor-El]; Perry White; Superman (flashback and a cameo as Clark Kent); five fake Supergirls; Billy Watkins; Bob Carter
Synopsis
While working an internship at the Daily Planet, Linda Lee discovers that someone is impersonating her as Supergirl around the world.
Reprints

The Son of Bizarro! [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 38)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Bizarro #1; Bizarro-Lois #1; Bizarro-Jr. #1 (born); Bizarro World; Lex Luthor (flashback); Lois Lane (flashback)
Synopsis
Bizarro-Lois gives birth to Bizarro-Jr. No. 1 who, while he thinks like a Bizarro looks like Superman when he was Super-Tot. When B-Jr. No. 1 becomes publicly known, Bizarro takes him out into space and stores him in an abandoned space capsule. The capsule crashes on Earth and Bizarro-Jr. No 1 is taken to the same Midvale Orphanage where Linda Lee (Supergirl) lives.
Reprints

The "Orphan" Bizarro! [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 39)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Bizarro-Jr. #1; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Bizarro #1; Bizarro-Lois #1
Synopsis
Linda Lee is assigned to watch the newly named baby Buster which lasts until B-Jr. No. 1 remembers the existence of his parents and flies off. Supergirl and Superman take Bizarro Jr. to the Fortress where they have him adopted by two of Superman's robots. During Jr.'s sleep period Supergirl's tries to do her chemistry homework and when her Heat Vision blows up her assignment she thinks she's turned "baby buster" into a Bizarro!
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

The Bizarro Supergirl! [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 40)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Bizarro-Supergirl (intro); Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Bizarro-Jr. #1; Krypto; Bizarro-Lois #1; Bizarro #1
Synopsis
Bizarro-Jr. finds Lex's original Imperfect Duplicator while playing in the Fortress of Solitude and creates a Bizarro-Supergirl. Superman and Supergirl decide to return "Buster" to Bizarro world but Bizarro-Supergirl wants to keep him for her own. Bizarro spots his now-acceptable-looking child and and leads all the Bizarros into War against Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
blue kryptonite; Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite

Supergirl's First Romance! (Table of Contents: 41)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Jerro the Merboy (intro); Lori Lemaris; Ronal; Superman (statue); Freddy Blake
Synopsis
Supergirl is called upon by Lori Lemaris to help Atlantis from a disaster. There, she falls in love with a merboy, Jerro.
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantis

[Action Comic #270] (Table of Contents: 42)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

The Old Man of Metropolis (Table of Contents: 43)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jon Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (also as Superwoman); Lucy Lane; Lex Luthor; Krypto; Lana Lang; Bizarro
Synopsis
Superman inadvertently smashes through the time barrier into the future - but emerges as an old man with no super powers.
Reprints
Keywords
dream story; Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite

Supergirl's Busiest Day! (Table of Contents: 44)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Batman (guest star); Robin (guest star); Krypto; Lori Lemaris; Superman; Ronal; Jerro; Malo (villain); Joker (picture); Krypto
Synopsis
With Superman on a space mission, Supergirl has a day full of emergencies to deal with.
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantis; Bat-Cave; Fortress of Solitude; golf; Green Kryptonite; Kandor

[Adventure Comics #278] (Table of Contents: 45)

Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superboy robot; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent
Reprints

Supergirl in Smallville! (Table of Contents: 46)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Lana Lang; Linda Lee robot
Synopsis
Supergirl flies to Superboy's time to see if she can protect her identity and prove to Superman she's ready to be revealed to the world.
Reprints
Keywords
kryptonite; time travel

Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude! (Table of Contents: 47)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Streaky; Jerro (statue); Lori Lemaris (statue); Ronal (statue); Professor Damon Brant (villain); Mrs. Brant (villain); Mrs. Hart
Synopsis
Supergirl builds herself a secret Fortress of Solitude, but it is found by explorers who use the information to blackmail Supergirl into making them rich.
Reprints
Keywords
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude; time travel; X-Kryptonite

The Second Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 48)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Marvel Maid (origin); Marvel Man (origin); Superman
Synopsis
Supergirl travels to an Earth-like world to use her super-powers publicly to prove to Superman that she is ready to be revealed to the real world. On this world she discovers Marvel Maid, who has powers like Supergirl but is able to act freely, and Marvel Man who has powers like Superman but must hide his abilities.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Marvels; Fortress of Solitude

The Supergirl of Two Worlds! (Table of Contents: 49)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Marvel Maid; Marvel Man; Lex Luthor (etching of face); Krypto (statue); Superman Robots; Supergirl Robots
Synopsis
Marvel Man proves himself trained and is revealed by Marvel Maid, but Supegirl makes one large mistake in her attempt to prove herself to Superman and must continue her training.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Marvels; Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite

Pick a New Hair Style for Linda (Supergirl) Lee! (Table of Contents: 50)

Linda Lee / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Characters
Linda Lee [Supergirl]; Streaky
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Readers invited to pick Linda's new hairstyle: "Pony Tail Sophisticate", "Lori Lemaris Special", "Kitten Cut (Streaky)", "Campus Cuddle-Bun" or "Contempo Cut". Results announced in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #281 (in this volume's sequence #65).

The Girl with Green Hair! (Table of Contents: 51)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane; Ricky Avalon; Professor Potter
Synopsis
When Lucy dumps Jimmy to go out with teen-star Ricky Avalon, Supergirl disguises herself as the alien Ka-Ra and goes out with Jimmy to make Lucy jealous.
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Indexer Notes

Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 credits Inks to George Klein, original issue index credits John Forte.

Supergirl's Three Time Trips! (Table of Contents: 52)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Annie Oakley; Buffalo Bill; George Washington; Betsy Ross; Captain John Smith; Running Deer; Pocahontas; Superman
Synopsis
When tasked to do a report on a famous historical figure, Supergirl travels into the past to view Annie Oakley, Betsy Ross and Pocahontas in action, but in each time period she encounters kryptonite.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; time travel

[Superman #144] (Table of Contents: 53)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto
Reprints

The Orphans of Space! (Table of Contents: 54)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Interstellar Council of United Planets [Zog]
Synopsis
In his Fortress of Solitude, Superman disassembles a strange machine he found in space. When the machine explodes and destroys the Earth, Superman, Supergirl and Krypto are the only survivors.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green earthite; Kandor; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Most of this story is a Red Kryptonite dream.

Ma and Pa Kent Adopt Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 55)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Superman; Lex Luthor; Bob Benson; Squawky the Super-Parrot; Jor-El (cameo); Lara (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo)
Synopsis
Supergirl has a dream where she is sent to Earth in a rocket and is adopted by the Kents rather than her cousin being the one first sent to Earth.
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[Action Comics #276] (Table of Contents: 56)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman Emergency Squad; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
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The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad! (Table of Contents: 57)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; The Supermen Emergency Squad; Lois Lane; The Anti-Superman Gang; 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.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Green Kryptonite; Kandor

Supergirl's Three Super Girl-Friends! (Table of Contents: 58)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Phantom Girl (intro); Triplicate Girl (intro, later Duo Damsel); Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Shrinking Violet (intro); Bouncing Boy (intro); Sun Boy (intro); Brainiac 5 (intro)]; Brainiac (flashback); Superman (flashback); Lori Lemaris; Jerro; Krypto
Synopsis
Supergirl and Brainiac 5 join the Legion.
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Keywords
Green Kryptonite; Kandor (flashback); time travel

[Action Comics #277] (Table of Contents: 59)

Superman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Streaky
Reprints

The Battle of the Super-Pets! (Table of Contents: 60)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Streaky; Krypto; Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk (image); The Interplanetary Multi-Dimensional Practical Jokers Club; Super-Monkey (cameo)
Synopsis
Supergirl has a series of contests between Krypto and Steaky.
Reprints
Keywords
Green Kryptonite; X-Kryptonite

The Unknown Supergirl! (Table of Contents: 61)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman; Krypto; Linda Lee robot; Jerro; Lori Lemaris; Tough Tommy
Synopsis
Superman is ready to announce Supergirl's existence to the world, but she mysteriously loses her powers at the last minute.
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Keywords
Atlantis; kryptonite dust

Supergirl's Secret Enemy! (Table of Contents: 62)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Lesla-Lar (villain); Lori Lemaris (picture); Ronal (picture); Superman; Fred Danvers (intro); Mrs. Danvers (intro); Streaky; Jor-El (statue); Brainiac (picture); Lex Luthor
Synopsis
Lesla-Lar uses her tranporter ray to change places with Supergirl and becomes Lex Luthor's secret weapon.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; The Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Linda is adopted by the Danvers family.

Trapped in Kandor! (Table of Contents: 63)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (brief origin); Superman; Lex Luthor; Lesla-Lar (villain); Fred Danvers; Mrs. Danvers; Zor-El (flashback); Perry White (cameo); Ma Kent (flashback; cameo); Pa Kent (flashback; cameo)
Synopsis
Lesl-Lar changes places with a de-powered Supergirl using her teleporter ray and begins her plan to destroy Superman.
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Keywords
Argo City; Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

The Secret of the Time-Barrier! (Table of Contents: 64)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman; Krypto; Lesla-Lar (villain)
Synopsis
The effects of Lesla-Lar's ray have still stripped Supergirl of her powers, but when Superman takes her into the past it is discovered that her super powers return in other time periods.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; time travel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did YOU vote for a new hair style for Linda (Supergirl) Lee?
Characters
Linda Lee [Supergirl]
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Indexer Notes

See sequence #50.

The Supergirl of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 66)

Supergirl / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman; Lesla-Lar (villain); Gismak-Ral; Dick Malverne [was Dick Wilson]; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Lex Luthor; Fred Danvers; Mrs. Danvers; Angark; Jerro (flashback); Brainiac 5 (flashback)
Synopsis
Using a time machine, a powerless Supergirl travels to the future, where her powers return and she frees humanity from the tyrannical reign of the Clan of Censors. When she returns to the present she finds her powers have returned, and she is no longer harmed by kryptonite. Lesla-Lar's plot to replace Supergirl has been discovered in Kandor.
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Keywords
Green Kryptonite
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Supergirl
  2. 1. Showcase Presents: Supergirl Volume One
  3. 2. [Superman #123]
    Superman
  4. 3. The Three Magic Wishes: The Girl of Steel (Part 1)
    Superman
  5. 4. The Three Magic Wishes: The Lost Super-Powers (Part 2)
    Superman
  6. 5. The Three Magic Wishes: Superman's Return to Kypton (Part 3)
    Superman
  7. 6. Introducing the Girl of Steel
    Superman; Supergirl
  8. 7. [Action Comics #252]
    Superman; Supergirl
  9. 8. The Supergirl from Krypton!
    Supergirl
  10. 9. The Secret of the Super-Orphan!
    Supergirl
  11. 10. Supergirl's Foster Parents!
    Supergirl
  12. 11. Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!
    Supergirl
  13. 12. The Great Supergirl Mirage!
    Supergirl
  14. 13. Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!
    Jimmy Olsen
  15. 14. The Three Magic Wishes!
    Supergirl
  16. 15. [Action Comics #258]
    Superman; Supergirl
  17. 16. Supergirl's Farewell to Earth!
    Supergirl
  18. 17. The Cave-Girl of Steel!
    Supergirl
  19. 18. Lois Lane's Secret Romance!
    Lois Lane
  20. 19. [Action Comics #260]
    Superman
  21. 20. Mighty Maid!
    Superman
  22. 21. The Girl Superbaby!
    Supergirl
  23. 22. Supergirl's Super Pet!
    Supergirl
  24. 23. [Action Comics #262]
    Superman; Supergirl
  25. 24. Supergirl's Greatest Victory!
    Supergirl
  26. 25. [Superboy #80]
    Superboy
  27. 26. Superboy Meets Supergirl!
    Superboy
  28. 27. Supergirl's Darkest Day!
    Supergirl
  29. 28. Supergirl Gets Adopted!
    Supergirl
  30. 29. [Action Comics #265]
    Superman; Supergirl
  31. 30. The Day Supergirl Revealed Herself!
    Supergirl
  32. 31. [Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #46]
    Jimmy Olsen
  33. 32. Jimmy Olsen, Orphan!
    Jimmy Olsen
  34. 33. [Action Comics #266]
    Superman; Supergirl
  35. 34. The World's Mightiest Cat!
    Supergirl
  36. 35. The Untold Story of Red Kryptonite!
    Superman
  37. 36. The Three Super-Heroes!
    Supergirl
  38. 37. The Mystery Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  39. 38. The Son of Bizarro! [Part 1]
    Superman
  40. 39. The "Orphan" Bizarro! [Part 2]
    Superman
  41. 40. The Bizarro Supergirl! [Part 3]
    Superman
  42. 41. Supergirl's First Romance!
    Supergirl
  43. 42. [Action Comic #270]
    Superman; Supergirl
  44. 43. The Old Man of Metropolis
    Superman
  45. 44. Supergirl's Busiest Day!
    Supergirl
  46. 45. [Adventure Comics #278]
    Supergirl
  47. 46. Supergirl in Smallville!
    Superboy
  48. 47. Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude!
    Supergirl
  49. 48. The Second Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  50. 49. The Supergirl of Two Worlds!
    Supergirl
  51. 50. Pick a New Hair Style for Linda (Supergirl) Lee!
    Linda Lee
  52. 51. The Girl with Green Hair!
    Jimmy Olsen
  53. 52. Supergirl's Three Time Trips!
    Supergirl
  54. 53. [Superman #144]
    Superman
  55. 54. The Orphans of Space!
    Superman
  56. 55. Ma and Pa Kent Adopt Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  57. 56. [Action Comics #276]
    Superman; Supergirl
  58. 57. The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad!
    Superman
  59. 58. Supergirl's Three Super Girl-Friends!
    Supergirl
  60. 59. [Action Comics #277]
    Superman; Supergirl
  61. 60. The Battle of the Super-Pets!
    Supergirl
  62. 61. The Unknown Supergirl!
    Supergirl
  63. 62. Supergirl's Secret Enemy!
    Supergirl
  64. 63. Trapped in Kandor!
    Supergirl
  65. 64. The Secret of the Time-Barrier!
    Supergirl
  66. 65. ["Did YOU vote for a new hair style for Linda (Supergirl) Lee?"]
  67. 66. The Supergirl of Tomorrow!
    Supergirl
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