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  1. I don't like the Blur--sounds too much like a...

    I don't like the Blur--sounds too much like a Flash wannabe--but the Red and Blue Blur was used in the comics well before the T.V. show and it works as an alliterative epithet. I'm a sucker for such...
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    Robin: Thanks for the kind words. Now I have...

    Robin:

    Thanks for the kind words. Now I have to go back in my cave to store up more energy, before I can attempt another teleportation.
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    The one that got away

    In the 54th and final issue, Jonathan faces down more threats. And Clark, bothered by Lana's unwanted advances, walks Lisa home.

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    At the Davis house,...
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    The Campaign

    At the same time, in issue 52, Lana Lang begins her campaign to turn Clark Kent's head and steal him away from Lisa Davis. But he's not so easily won over.
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    Dave who lives in a cave

    In issue 52, we meet old Dave, who lives in a cave outside of town. The mute recluse gets a hard time from some of the folks in Smallville.

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    When...
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    The In-Between

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    Perhaps, with the extra sized anniversary issue, this put them behind schedule, because the next issue is a reprint of three and a half...
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    Dial 'V' for Villain

    However, Nylor eludes capture in the form of High-Roller and uses the 'V' Dial to transform Lisa, Lana, Bash and Pete into Blizzard, Wisp, Man-Mountain and Megaton.
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    Superboy & the Legion's Jubilee 2

    It's issue 50 which calls for another anniversary celebration--and it's nearly the 35th anniversary of the first SUPERBOY title, too :

    In the year 2984 (or possibly 2983), Nylor Truggs steals the...
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    Mind Over Magic

    Issue 48: Back from Tokyo, on Monday morning at high school, Clark and Lisa are reunited (he left her in the lurch on Friday afternoon). Pete Ross seems bothered.
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    Sunburst over Tokyo

    Takeo Sato in actuality has the real powers of Sunburst--but this is a fact hidden from the public. When Sunburst turns crook, the Red and Blue Blur visits Tokyo to sort out Sato's issues, in Nos....
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    The Schaffenberger comes with fries

    In THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY 45 (September 1983), our two teens go to a Japanese movie, SUNBURST VS MEGATROID, starring Takeo Sato as the super-hero Sunburst.
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    Super-Sap

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    Johnny Webber is able to sucker the Super-Sap with a hard luck tale, blaming his villainy on red K., and manages to escape a criminal sentence.
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    Bijou is a jewel

    Naturally, the young Kent's hero hobby gets in the way of his love life.

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    But Lisa is the forgiving type.
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    Meteor Rocks

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    Gil Kane provides the cover for THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY 42 (June 1983). Inside, Clark and Lisa are at the high school fall formal, when Kent...
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    Superboy & the Legion's Jubilee 1

    LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES 300 (June 1983)--"The Future is Forever" (First Vision) by Levitz, Giffen, Schaffenberger [alternate timeline]:

    Over in LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (June 1983), the title...
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    He's All That

    Clarkie comes on to Debbie and gives her a smooch on the lips, which convinces the popular girl to go out with the nerd turned jock. Lisa is crestfallen that her heartthrob is like all the other...
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    She's All That

    The Teen of Steel encounters an alien spaceship above Earth. The crew are from the planet Hjlln in the Vgahrt galaxy. Although Superboy is suspicious, the commander of the ship, N'll, convinces the...
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    Clark Kent's Girl Friend, Lisa Davis?

    The Lisa Davis Experience:

    THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY
    40 (April 1983)--1st story, "Superboy No More" by Kupperberg, Schaffenberger and Giella
    41 (May 1983)--1st story, "The Teen of Steel ....
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    I've alway wondered why half full is assumed to...

    I've alway wondered why half full is assumed to be positive and half empty is negative. It could just as easily be the other way around. If something is only half empty that's a good thing, but if...
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    I think by now the Christopher Reeve movies have...

    I think by now the Christopher Reeve movies have come to mean different things to different people. So it's hard to pin down which era that rightly belongs to. And every live action version has...
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    Next . . .

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    Next: Clark Kent's Girl Friend, Lisa Davis!
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    Me Again

    SUPERMAN 382: Above the skies of Metropolis, as the hyper Lois chases the quarry of her contempt, she's led further and further north by the Red and Blue Blur, to the Fortress of Solitude. There, she...
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    16 Going on 29

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    Back to the future, in 1982 (SUPERMAN 381), the Boy to a Man of Tomorrow revisits Smallville, but when he comes to check on his home, he finds the...
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    Freaky Thursday

    Over in the SUPERBOY book, it's Thursday and Thanksgiving (November 27th, 1969). Before his time travel experience, the Kid from Krypton had gone to the reform school where Lex Luthor is an inmate....
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    SUPERMAN 380 (February 1983)--"A Mind-Switch in Time" by Bates, Swan and Hunt; cover art by Ross Andru and Dick Giordano; on sale November 11th, 1982
    THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY 38 (February...
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