The Secret of the Super-Orphan

The Secret of the Super-Orphan is a Supergirl story appearing in Action Comics #253. It's the first story to ever feature Supergirl in a starring role.


It's talent day at the Midvale Orphanage, and young Linda Lee-- aka Supergirl doesn't want to get adopted, so she resorts to super-powered trickery to avoid it. Meanwhile, young Timmy doesn't have any talents, and won't get adopted, so Supergirl uses her super-powers to help him.