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  • Issue #1
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 1
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    The reason why Jonathan and Martha Kent have been putting an extra candle on Clark's cake every year since his eighth birthday, and what it has to do with Suberboy's alien abduction, is revealed in "The Most Important Year of Superboy's Life!" Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by David Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger & Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #2
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 2

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dick Giordano. "The Demon Next Door," script by Cary Bates, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; After Prof. Lewis Lang digs up an idol called the Twins of Kokra in the Middle East, he is possessed by an Ahrimanic demon, and Superboy must find a way to exorcise it. When Superman Was Superboy article. "The Day of the Explosive Element," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Superboy balks at learning Kryptonese from a teaching-helmet, until he is almost frozen to death by an element in Jor-Els rocket with a Kryptonese warning inscription he cant completely decipher. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #3
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 3

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    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "The New Super-Star of Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Joey Silver, a former classmate of Clark Kents who has been plagued by an inferiority complex into adulthood, has learned through dream research how to make his dreams a reality; Thus, he dreams himself as a macho-man back in his high-school days who can become the super-powered Astralad, a hopeful partner to Superboy; The dreams become reality back in Superboys time, and his powers are the equal of the Boy of Steels. The Superboy Quiz. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #4
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 4

    Cover pencils by Ross Andru and Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Look At Me World...I'm Astralad!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Superboy frustrates Astralads attempts to reveal to others that he is really Joey Silver; Then he does battle with Astralad, finally convincing him that he cannot alter history in the past; Astralad agrees and returns to 1980, saying that young Joey Silver will have no memory of his existence as a "super-hero". Continued from last issue. The Superboy Family article by E. Nelson Bridwell. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #5
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 5

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Secret of the Super-Power Failures," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Superboys powers seem inexplicably on the wane, until Jonathan Kent learns that the tomatoes they have been recently eating have been impregnated by alien farmers with spores from a red-sun system; The action was an accident, and Superboy destroys the contaminated vegetables; In gratitude, the aliens want to reward Superboy, but are turned down; Thus, they reward Jonathan Kent, by telling him they will make his greatest subconscious wish come true in the future. Note: ties into "The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent" in Action Comics (1938 DC) #507. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #6
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 6

    Bill Henderson attempts to convince Superboy to move to Metropolis in "Too Big for Smallville." Written by Cary Bates, with art and cover by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #7
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 7

    Double-sized issue. An alien race attempts to get Superboy to move to their world in "This Planet Is Condemned." Characters: Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Bash Bashford; Kryptonite. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 28-page Superman insert "The Computers That Saved Metropolis!" Alec and Shanna use a pair of TRS-80 computers to help Superman stop Major Disaster after Superman's powers become difficult for him to control. Reprints Superman Radio Shack Giveaway (1980) #1. Characters: Superman [Clark Kent]; Major Disaster [Paul Booker]; Shanna; Alec; Margaret Wilson; John Bardeen (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); William Schockley (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); Walter Brattain (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); Lana Lang. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Jim Starlin and Dick Giordano. Cover by Ross Andru (layouts?), Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #8
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 8

    Last 40c cover-priced issue. Cover pencils by Ross Andru and Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Clark Kent Must Die!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Jonathan and Martha Kent inexplicably lose all knowledge that their foster son Clark is Superboy; This creates such problems for him, since he fears revealing his double identity to them now, that he has to stage Clarks "death" by drowning and pretend that Superboy could not rescue him; At Clarks memorial service, Martha Kent angrily slaps Superboy. Continued next issue. #63 Joe Orlando — DC profiles biography by Mike W. Barr. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #9
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 9

    First 50c cover-priced issue. Phantom Zone villains try to trick Superboy into leaving Earth in "How to Stamp Out a Superboy." Characters: Faoro, Zod, Jax-Ur, Pete Ross, Ma & Pa Kent, Lana Lang. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 6-page Superboy's Secret Diary story "Day of the Lost Clothing," featuring the origin of Superboy's cape pouch. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell, with art by Rich Buckler and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Ross Andru (layouts?), Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #10
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 10

    Superboy finds a duplicate Smallville in the far future in "The Town That Time Remembered." Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Krypto story "The Super Watchdog of Smallville," where Krypto gets a secret identity as Skippy. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by John Calnan and Kim DeMulder. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #11
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 11

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Superboy's Amazing New Power," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Lex Luthor inadvertently gives Superboy a bio-magnetic power which begins to attract everything in Smallville to his body, and only a trip to a black hole in space can remove it. Plus: 8-page Superbaby story "When You Wish Upon A TV...," script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Frank Chiaramonte; After Superbaby watches a TV cartoon of Aladdin, he decides to play genie and grant wishes, which raises havoc when the Langs, the Masons, and their children arrive for a visit. 36 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #12
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 12

    Clark accidentally becomes a local hero in "Clark Kent-Reluctant Hero of Smallville." Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Superboy's Secret Diary story "The Day of the Alien Scoop," where an 8-year-old Superboy gives Perry White the story of his origin. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell, with art by Romeo Tanghal and Kim DeMulder. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #13
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 13

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Superboy's Wild Weekend Out West," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; The Kents go to Coast City, California to meet Clarks aunt Mary, uncle Fred, and cousin Esther; On the flight there, Clark meets and befriends young Hal Jordan, a fearless youth whose recklessness gets him in trouble; During his stay in California, Superboy defeats various crooks and saves Hal Jordan from a group of smugglers; Superboy tells Hal that he must learn to combine his quality of fearlessness with good judgment in order to keep from placing his life or the lives of others in jeopardy, and Hal, the future Green Lantern of Earth-One, takes the words to heart. 36 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #14
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 14

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    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Luthor's Power Ploy," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Lex Luthor secretly tampers with Superboys powers, causing him to lose control of them when he goes into action; Superboy and Jonathan Kent stage a ruse which succeeds in getting Luthor to reveal the hiding place of the device which causes the problem, and Superboy destroys it. Plus: 8-page Superboy's Secret Diary story "A Mix-Up In Magic," script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by Jose Delbo and Dan Spiegle, inks by Dave Hunt and Dan Spiegle; When Zatara the Magician sees Superbaby flying, he mistakenly thinks he has accidentally given him flight powers during his recent performance, and takes away baby Clarks ability to fly; Then, after the kid from Krypton helps him defeat a gang of crooks, Zatara restores his flight power, knowing that he will someday hear more from the super-powered baby. 36 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #15
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 15

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    Superboy deserts the Kents for a new set of parents in "A New Life for the Orphan From Krypton." Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "Superboy Meets Clark Kent," where Superboy meets the Earth 2 Clark Kent. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by John Calnan and Tex Blaisdell. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #16
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 16

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    The secret of Superboy's power is uncovered in "The Super Secret of Smallville." Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "The Superboy Training of Clark Kent," continued from last issue. Characters: Superboy of Earth 2; John and Mary Kent. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by John Calnan and Dave Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #17
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 17

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    Clark uses his mind prober machine to learn how Jor-El built robots in "To Fight The Unbeatable Foe." Continued next issue. Characters: Lana Lang; Carl Draper. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Krypto story "It's A Dog's Life," where Krypto gets a rabies shot. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by John Calnan and Dave Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #18
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 18

    Moosie Draper becomes Kator II (Draper will eventually be the Master Jailer) in "Superboy's Do-It-Yourself Doom!" Continued from last issue. Characters: Kator; Moosie Draper; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Superboy's Secret Diary story "Day of the Costume Change," where Superboy tries a yellow costume. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #19
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 19

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "Zero Hour for the Kents!," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Before Jonathan and Martha Kent found and adopted baby Kal-El, they took in a juvenile delinquent, Cory Renwald, and reformed him into a model citizen; Years later, Renwald has become a double agent for the United States intelligence community, and encounters Superboy on a mission with two Russian agents. Plus: 8-page Superbaby story "The Scrambled Egg-Hunt!", script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by John Calnan, inks by Dave Hunt; During an Easter egg hunt, two crooks try to exploit Superbaby to dig up diamonds they have buried under a tree. Hostess snack cakes ad featuring Plastic Man. 36 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #20
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 20

    Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. "Clark Kent - The Grooviest Guy In Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; When Phineas Potter overdoses Clark Kent with a spray that makes him irresistible to women, it complicates his life as Superboy; Characters: Professor Potter; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "Superboy Meets Superboy - Almost!", script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by Jose Delbo, inks by Joe Giella; To do research for a school paper on a space flight, Superboy goes 4 years into the past, becoming a phantom so as not to interfere with his already-existing younger self, and sees himself thwarting spies in an incident he no longer remembers. Continued next issue. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #21
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 21

    A promoter tries to gain the rights to market Superboy in "Day Superboy Sold Out." Characters: Lana Lang; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Introduction: Huey McKay. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "Danger:Condition Red," continued from last issue. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by John Calnan and Dave Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #22
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 22

    It's a flashback to age 10 in "Heroic Failures of Superboy." Continued next issue. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Krypto story "Dog Detective of Smallville." Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by Romeo Tanghal and Dave Hunt. Also: 2-page illustration "Map of Smallville." Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #23
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 23

    Clark Kent exiles himself to the Old West in "Superboy Who Never Was." Continued from last issue. Characters: Toby Manning (Terra Man): origin retold; Ma Kent; Pa Kent. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Superboy's Secret Diary story "Day of the Secret Signal," featuring the origin of Superboy's signal lamp. Characters: President Kennedy. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell, with art by John Calnan and Joe Giella. Also: a letter from Todd McFarlane. Cover by Schaffenberger and Hunt. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #24
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 24

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. Blind Boy's Bluff, script by E Nelson Bridwell, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; After the Curator strikes Superboy with a Red Kryptonite bomb, the Boy of Steel is blind without his Kryptonian glasses; Characters: Humpty Dumpty (now the Curator); Red Kryptonite; Krypto; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Superbaby story Little Green Men Who Weren't There, script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by John Calnan, inks by Frank McLaughlin; Superbaby foils an alien expedition to Earth while being baby-sat. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #25
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 25

    Last 50c cover-priced issue. Lana becomes Chaos' consort in the 27-page "Man Who Kidnapped Nature." Characters: Introduction: Dr Chaos (reverse Dr Fate); Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Pete Ross. Written by Martin Pasko, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Cover by Schaffenberger. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #26
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 26

    Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. "Clark Kent - The Grooviest Guy In Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; When Phineas Potter overdoses Clark Kent with a spray that makes him irresistible to women, it complicates his life as Superboy; Characters: Professor Potter; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "Superboy Meets Superboy - Almost!", script by Bob Rozakis, pencils by Jose Delbo, inks by Joe Giella; To do research for a school paper on a space flight, Superboy goes 4 years into the past, becoming a phantom so as not to interfere with his already-existing younger self, and sees himself thwarting spies in an incident he no longer remembers. Continued next issue. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #27
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 27

    Ralsa and Sar-Ul claim to be Superboy's real parents in "The Secret Time Forgot to Tell." Continued next issue. Characters: Introduction: Ralsa; Introduction: Sar-Ul; Jor-El; Lara; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Kryptonite. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dan Adkins. Plus: 8-page Strange Encounters of the First Time story "Superboy's Mystery Mission," where Superboy tries to rescue the Mercury astronauts. Continued from last issue. Characters: Ma Kent; President Kennedy. Written by Bob Rozakis, with art by Jose Delbo and Dennis Jensen. Cover by Schaffenberger. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #28
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 28

    Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. "Our Son, The Super-Betrayer!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Under the guise of giving in to them, Superboy tricks Sar-Ul and Ralsa into going to a planet under a red sun, which removes their powers. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "The Senses-Taker Comes to Town," script by Bob Rozakis and E Nelson Bridwell, pencils by Alex Saviuk, inks by Joe Giella; Characters: Intro: Senses Taker; Intro: Red Devil; Intro: Monarch; Nick Stevens. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #29
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 29

    Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. "The Man Who Took the Small Out of Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; When promoter Huey B. McKay again tries to open a Superboy park, gangster Alex Traynor tries to make it a trap for McKay and Superboy. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "The Record-Breaking Debut Of The Disc Jockey!", script by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, pencils by Howard Bender, inks by Joe Giella; Intro of Tar-Man and Miss Hourglass. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #30
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 30

    Bash gets himself turned into a monster in "Secret of the Crystal Curse." Characters: Intro: Glowman; Intro: Rachel Lamar; Luthor's lab; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Bash Bashford. Written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Disc Jockey's Final Fling." Characters: Disc Jockey; Intro:Mister Opposite; Miss Hourglass. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Cover by Ross Andru and Bob Smith. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #31
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 31

    Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. "The Main Event: Smallville, USA," script by Gary Cohn and Dan Mishkin, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; An obsessed scientist gives his son super-powers and saps Superboys power to make him more than a match for the Boy of Steel. Plus: 7-page Dial H For Hero story "Thievery By Whitefire," script by E Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, pencils by Howard Bender, inks by Dan Adkins; Intro of Whitefire, Power Punch, and Sirocco. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #32
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 32

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Frank Giacoia. "Save Superboy...Or Die!," script by Cary Bates, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; A renegade member of the Superboy Revenge Squad tries to destroy Superboy, while the other members try to save him. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Un-Dial "H" For Hero!," script by E Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, pencils by Howard Bender, inks by John Calnan; story featuring Sirocco, Whitefire, and Power Punch. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #33
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 33

    "Kill Superboy and Conquer" is written by Cary Bates, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from last issue. Characters: Superboy Revenge Squad; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Lights Camera Destruction" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Intro: Naiad; Intro: Cold Wave; Intro:Infra-Violet. Cover by Gil Kane and Frank Giacoia. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #34
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 34

    "Beware the Yellow Peri" is written by Bob Rozakis, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Frank Chiaramonte. Continued next issue. Characters: Intro: Yellow Peri; Intro: Gazook; Lana Lang; Ma Kent; Pa Kent. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Water Water Everywhere...and Every Drop a Fright" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Intro: Earthman; Intro: Gossamer. Cover by Ross Andru and Frank Giacoia. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #35
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 35

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    "The Yellow Peri Peril" is written by Bob Rozakis, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Joe Giella. Continued from last issue. Characters: Yellow Peri; Gazook; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Who's Who Among Heroes And Villains" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Earthman; Gossamer; Naiad; Intro: Marauder; Intro: Any Body; Intro: The Fan; Intro: The Master. Also: 16-page Masters of the Universe insert is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Curt Swan and Dave Hunt. Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #36
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 36

    "Menace of the Mind's Eye" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued next issue. Characters: Intro: William Wright; Bash; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Heroes Aren't Born They're Dialed," where the Master gets his hands on Chris' H Dial. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Naiad; Master; Anybody; Marauder; The Fan; Intro: Great Jupiter; Intro: The Blade; Intro: Chain Master; Intro: Kaleidescope; Intro: Visionary. Cover by Rich Buckler and Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #37
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 37

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    "Wright Makes Might" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from last issue. Characters: William Wright; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Pete Ross; Lana Lang. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "You Can't Tell the Heroes Without An H Dial" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: The Master; The Visionary; Great Jupiter; Silhouette (introduction); Spyglass (introduction); Jimmy Gymnastics (introduction); Nick Stevens; Firecracker (introduction). Cover by Ross Andru and Mike DeCarlo. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #38
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 38

    "The Day That Lasted Forever" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from Superman (1939 1st Series) #380; continued in Superman (1939 1st Series) #381. Characters: Luthor; Superman (trapped in Superboy's body and time); Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Gone With What Wind?" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Dan Adkins. Characters: Silhouette; Trail Blazer (introduction); Windrider (introduction); Psi-Clone (introduction). Cover by Ross Andru and Mike DeCarlo. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #39
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 39

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    Superboy takes Bash to a parallel world where there is no Christmas in "A World Without Christmas." Written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Characters: Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang; Bash. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Beyond a Shadow of a Doubt" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Intro: Rock & Roll; Nick Stevens; Silhouette. Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #40
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 40

    "Superboy No More" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Joe Giella. Continued next issue. Characters: Debbie Wallach (introduction); Lisa Davis (introduction); Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Coil's Car Napping Caper" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Dan Adkins. Characters: Nick; Genesis (introduction); Kinetic Kid (introduction); The Coil (introduction); Silhouette. Cover by Howard Bender and Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #41
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 41

    "The Teen of Steel For Real" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Joe Giella. Continued from last issue. Characters: Lisa Davis; Red Kryptonite; Pete Ross. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Shadowplay" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Frank McLaughlin. Characters: Silhouette; Glassman (introduction); Ms. Muscle (introduction); Oddballs (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #42
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 42

    "A Blast of Dyna-Mind" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued next issue. Characters: Lisa Davis; Red Kryptonite; Dyna-Mind (introduction); Ma Kent; Pa Kent. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "The Devil You Say" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Frank McLaughlin. Characters: Fire Devil (introduction); The Master; X-Rayder (introduction); Lavender Skywriter (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #43
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 43

    "The Forty Hour Wonder" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from last issue. Characters: Dyna-Mind; Kryptonite; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lisa Davis. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Web of Nightmare," where Nick is captured by the Master, who has deduced he has a connection with the hero dials. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Frank McLaughlin. Characters: Nick; Golden Web (introduction); The Pod (introduction); Turnabout (introduction); Spheror (introduction); The Master; Raggedy Doll (introduction); Fuzz-Ball (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #44
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 44

    Efforts are made to get Pa to run for City Council in "The Traps That Are My Mind." Written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Joe Giella. Characters: Dyna-Mind; Pa Kent. Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Dream a Deadly Dream for Me," where Nick learns Chris and Vicki's secret. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Nick; The Master; Raggedy Doll; Fuzz-Ball; Golden Web; Pod; Intro: The Swarm; Power Pirate (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #45
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 45

    A fictional Japanese movie character appears as a live super-villain in "Sunburst--Public Enemy #1." Continued next issue. Written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Alex Saviuk and Kurt Schaffenberger. Characters: Superboy [Clark Kent]; Sunburst (introduction); Lisa Davis; Jake; Bash; Nancy; Mr. Shaw; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Malcolm. Plus: 7-page Dial "H" For Hero story "Dial 'O' for Origin!" finds Chris, Nick and Vicki learning the origin of the H Dials. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Dennis Jensen. (Note: Pages 4 & 5 printed out of order.) Characters: Nick Stevens; Chris King; Vicki Grant; The Master; The Wizard (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #46
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 46

    "Land of the Rising Sunburst" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Alex Saviuk and Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from last issue; continued next issue. The Japanese movie hero-turned-real-life-villain is still on the loose, terrorizing Tokyo as he holds Superboy at bay! But even a man of Sunburst's might can be a victim of cruel fate. And while the Teen of Steel is busy fighting evil overseas, he is unaware of the dangers lurking in Smallville's suddenly hazardous political arena for his adoptive father, Jonathan Kent! Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "To Find the Master" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Joe Giella. Characters: Nick; Trouble Clef (introduction); Venus the Flying Trap (introduction); Hitpin (introduction); Decibel (introduction); Overseer (introduction); Electron (introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #47
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 47

    "The Secret of Sunburst" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Alex Saviuk and Kurt Schaffenberger. Continued from last issue. He's called Sunburst and to the fans of Japanese monster films he's a hero...but to the people of Tokyo he's the greatest menace since Godzilla stalked their streets! Plus: 8-page Dial H For Hero story "The Master's Plan" is written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Dave Hunt. Can Chris and Vicki, even in their hero guises, defeat a group of 10 super-villains? The Master is betting they can't! Characters: Cableman (introduction); Spyderr (introduction); Serpentina (introduction); Metalliferro (introduction); Aurora (introduction); Solar Dynamo (introduction); Darkstar (introduction); Trojan (introduction); Titaness (introduction); Blue Damsel Fly (introduction); Trouble Clef; Venus the Flying Trap; The Master. Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #48
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 48

    Luthor steals Superboy's powers in "One Super Power Too Many!" Written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Characters: Lex Luthor; Lisa Davis; Superboy Robots; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lisa Davis. Plus: Chris lends Nick his H Dial in the 8-page Dial H For Hero story "Master Stroke." Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Dave Hunt. Characters: Nick; The Master; Freeze Demon (Introduction); Shifter (Introduction); Purple Haze (Introduction); Napalm (Introduction). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #49
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 49

    "Zatara's Magical Mystery Tour!" is written by Paul Kupperberg, with art by Kurt Schaffenberger and Dave Hunt. Characters: Superboy; Zatara; Chief Parker; Lisa Davis; Dyna Mind [John Webber]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Turlock the Berserker. Plus: 8-page Dial "H" for Hero story "Farewell to the Master!" finds Nick getting Robby Reed's original H-dial. Written by E. Nelson Bridwell and Bob Rozakis, with art by Howard Bender and Frank Giacoia. Characters: Robby Reed; Nick; Shirkon of the Many Eyes (first appearance); Circumference (first appearance); The Wizard (origin); The Master (origin). Cover by Gil Kane. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #50
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 50

    Anniversary Issue. The Legion of Super-Heroes travel back to the 20th century in pursuit of Nylor Truggs, who stole the H-Dial and is now using it for his own nefarious purposes in Superboy's era in the 40-page "Dial 'V' for Villain!" Lex Luthor, Krypto appearances. Script by Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Keith Giffen & Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Giffen & Dave Hunt. Letter to the editor from T.M. Maple. Cover by Giffen. Cover price $1.25.