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Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) comic books 1970-1985

  • Issue #388
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 388

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Kindergarten Criminal, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel; Supergirl battles Lex Luthor. The Romance Machine, script by Cary Bates, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; a computer is programmed by Brainiac to break Supergirls heart. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #389
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 389

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Mystery Magician starring Supergirl, Malcolm the Mysterious, Zor-El and Alura (flashback), and Fred Danvers, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Win Mortimer. Supergirl's Jilted Boy Friends!, script by Cary Bates, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Supergirl battles Brainiac. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #390
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 390
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.

    Giant-sized all-romance, all-reprint issue. Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. When Supergirl Played Cupid, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney. The Secret Identity of Super-Horse, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney. Supergirl's Cowboy Hero, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney. The Great Supergirl Mirage, script by Otto Binder, art by Jim Mooney. Supergirl's Wedding Day, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney. 36 pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #391
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 391

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. Linda Danvers, Super-Star! starring Supergirl, John Harris, Professor Vizhago, Albert Ames, Jan Butler, Eve Emerson, and Vic Tane, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; in her acting job, Linda Danvers plays Supergirl. The Super-Exchange Student! starring Supergirl, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #392
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 392

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Super-Cheat starring Supergirl and Comet, script by Cary Bates, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Supergirl's Two Sets of Parents, script by E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Jim Mooney. Supergirl's Lost Costume! starring Supergirl, Jane Wesley, and Dale Baxter, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel. 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #393
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 393
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.66) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Unwanted Supergirl! starring Supergirl, Dick Malverne, Professor Miles Morrison, Astra Allison, Superman, and Mr. Mxyzptlk, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel. The Girl Who Knew Supergirl's Secrets! starring Supergirl, Jan Butler, Zor-El (flashback), and Dr. Alexander, script by E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. The First Superman--Real Fact, script by Jack Schiff, Mort Weisinger, and George Kashdan, inks by Win Mortimer. A letter to the editor from Martin Pasko. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #394
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 394
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.97) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Pedigree: Rocky Mountain
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Rocky Mountain.
    • Label #0968294015

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Mysterious Motr of Doov starring Supergirl and Streaky the Supercat, script by Cary Bates (pg.1 anagram blurb by E. Nelson Bridwell), pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel; a take-off on the Wizard of Oz. Heartbreak Prison, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Supergirl causes a prison riot. One-page text feature, So You Want to be a Cartoonist? by Joe Kubert. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #395
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 395

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Rejected Supergirl! starring Supergirl, Sophia Loren, Marie Curie, Florence Nightingale, Greta Garbo, Barbra Streisand, Coretta King, Dr. H. H. Hanson, and Binnie Baker, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel. The Heroine in the Haunted House! Supergirl, a Kryptonian thought-beast, Lara, Zor-El, and General Zod, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Supergirl vs. Jax-Ur, General Vakox, and Kru-El. 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #396
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 396

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. I Am a Witch! starring Supergirl, Jax-Ur, General Zod, Kru-El, Dr. Faustus, Cagliostro, Nostradamus, and Merlin, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. The Mystery of the Super-Orphan!, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Jack Abel; Supergirl finds herself in the adoption agency where she was as a kid. 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #397
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 397

    Cover pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Dick Giordano. 1st appearance of the new Supergirl in Now...Comes Zond starring Supergirl, Wonder Woman, Morgana, and Zond, script and pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Frank Giacoia; Supergirl battles Zond, who stalks the Stanhope campus; new costumes for Supergirl begin. Supergirl Meets Nasty, script and pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Jack Abel. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #398
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 398

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. The Maid of Doom! starring Supergirl, Superman, Dick Malverne, Edna Danvers, Mr. Mxyzptlk, and Mon-El and Brainiac 5 (flashback), script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney; it seems as though everything Supergirl touches dies. New Supergirl costume ideas from readers. Catcher in the Sky starring Supergirl, script by Mike Sekowsky, pencils by Mike Sekowsky. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #399
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 399

    Cover pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Dick Giordano. Johnny Dee -- Hero-Bum! starring Supergirl, script and pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Frank Giacoia. Television Told the Tale! starring Black Canary, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Bernard Sachs; Black Canary watches a TV broadcast spotlighting the million dollar diamond collection from a prominent woman's drawing room, but decides to investigate when the cameraman doesn't focus in on the jewels. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #400
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 400

    The 35th Anniversary Issue. Cover pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Dick Giordano. New costume for Supergirl in Return of the Black Flame, script and pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Jack Abel; While still working out the kinks in her new costume, Supergirl squares off against two old enemies and finds herself battling an army of toys. Comic strip-style ad for SSP Racers toy cars. Ad promoting three new Jack Kirby titles soon to be launched by DC: The Forever People, The New Gods and Mister Miracle. Report on Carmine Infantino, Joe Kubert, Dick Giordano and Neal Adams winning multiple awards at the Comic Art Convention held in New York City from July 3-5, 1970. Includes portraits of the four artists. 36 pages. Cover price $0.15.