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Adventure Comics #121 Values

Publisher: DC, 1947

About Adventure Comics #121

Contains the Superboy story "The Great Hobby Contest" about collecting stamps, coins, and autographs. George Roussos cover and art. Aquaman, Green Arrow, and Johnny Quick appearances.

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COVER DETAILS

Adventure Comics #121 Davis Crippen ("D" Copy) Pedigree (DC, 1947) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white pages....
Title: The Great Hobby Contest

Characters: Superboy [Clark Kent]

Pencils: Al Wenzel

Inks: Stan Kaye

Notes: Pencils identification by Bob Hughes. Inks identification by Gene Reed, based on comparisons with Kaye's other known work at this time.


STORY DETAILS

Title: The Great Hobby Contest!

Characters: Superboy [Clark Kent]; Orville Orville; Bobby; Pete; Teddy; Mary; Titus Canby (a millionaire); President Antvar (President of a small European country)

Synopsis: Orville Orville, the richest and most spoiled youngster in town, tries to win every division of a hobby contest, using his father's money to accomplish it, and to win a coveted trip around the world.

Pages: 10.000

Script: Don C. Cameron [as Jerry Siegel] (signed)

Pencils: Al Wenzel [as Joe Shuster] (signed)

Inks: George Roussos

Notes: Art identification by Bob Hughes. Clark Kent lives in "a small town". Story also takes place after World War II.

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 4 0 1 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 1 4 0 1 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18

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