for which he'd specifically been created.
BAL against which ol' Surfy played out his personal drama in his own
monthly mag. Of course, this meant that the readers had to assume
that Galactus had sneakily suppressed his herald's memory and
conscience, and indeed, subsequent writers later wove this
explanation into the character's history.
I can see merit in each of them, although, understandably, Jack
was miffed about the Surfer's hijacking by Stan and thereby being
deprived of the chance to show what he could do in a regular series.
work in general) had lost much of its former grace and fluidity,
and had become a bit blocky-looking and abstract.