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Adventures of Superman (1987) - #498
"Death Of A Legend"
DC Comics

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Jerry Ordway

Tom Grummett

Doug Hazlewood

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Doug Hazlewood

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Cover Date: January 1993
Cover Price: US $ 1.25

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

There are other versions of this issue in the database:
Adventures of Superman (1987) #498 2nd Print
Adventures of Superman (1987) #498 3rd Print
Adventures of Superman (1987) #498 With UPC

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Funeral for a Friend

Letters Column: Kryptograms

Attempts are made to resuscitate Superman after his battle with Doomsday.

Reprinted/Collected in:
The Death and Return of Superman Omnibus (2007) HC
The Death and Return of Superman Omnibus (2013) HC
Superman (1990) #6
Superman (1993) (02)
Superman: World Without a Superman (1993) TPB
Superman: World Without a Superman (1993) TPB (2006 printing)
Superman: World Without a Superman (1993) TPB (Titan Books Edition)

Funeral For A Friend Part 1

Series 1993, #3

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