In this installment of the Legion Clubhouse, after 20 years we finally – FINALLY – get the true origin of the Legion of Super-Heroes…

In the city of Metropolis, in the 30th Century, there exists one of the most amazing clubs of all time! Its members are teen-aged youths, each possessing on special super-powers! The club members have vowed to use their fantastic power to battle crime… This rocket-shaped building is the Legion Clubhouse!

DC SUPER STARS #17
The Secret Of The Quintile Crystal!”
November 1977
w: Jack C. Harris
a: Juan Ortiz

The Legion’s very first case is finally revealed!

 

 

 

 

SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #235
“The Legion’s Super-Secret!”
January 1978
w: Paul Levitz
a: Mike Grell

Why DO grown adults call themselves Lad, Lass and Kid?

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“Trial of the Legion Five”
January 1978
w: Gerfy Conway
a: George Tuska

Five Legionnaires go on trial… but what was their crime?


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