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Superboy (1949) - #251
"The Man Who Destroyed The Universe"
DC Comics

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Paul Levitz
Jim Starlin

Jim Starlin

David 'Dave' Hunt

Gene D'Angelo

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Jack C. Harris
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Dick Giordano
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Cover Date: May 1979
Cover Price: US $ 0.20

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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When Jim Starlin was unhappy with the editorial handling of his Legion of Super-Heroes story, in that it was broken into two separate parts and spaced out over a year, he became upset and removed his name from the project, asking to be credited as Steve Apollo.

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