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Superboy (1949) - #172
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Cover Date: March 1971
Cover Price: US $ 0.15

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Reprinted/Collected in:
The Best of DC (1979) #33
DC Special Series (1977) #19
Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (1991) HC vol. 10
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (2007) TPB vol. 04

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WIth this issue, The Legion of Super-Heroes would become a regular feature, ultimately changing the title of the book into Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes. The Legion continuity here spills over from Action Comics #392.

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