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Mad #24 Values

Publisher: EC, 1955

About Mad #24

First issue in the magazine format that defined the title for more than 60 years. First appearance of "What? Me worry?" on the cover. Cover logo and border by Harvey Kurtzman. Wally Wood, Jack Davis, Bill Elder, and Bernie Krigstein art.

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COVER DETAILS

Mad #24 (EC, 1955) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white pages. The Mad comic broke new ground and blew the minds of many of its readers...
Characters: Socrates; Napoleon; Sigmund Freud; Marilyn Monroe; Alexander The Great; Rembrandt; Galileo; Lassie; Tom Swift; Columbus; Caesar; Buffalo Bill; Alfred L. Neuman; Melvin Cowznowski [Alfred E. Neuman]; Copernicus; Louis Pasteur; Ludwig Van Beethoven

Pencils: Harvey Kurtzman (frame, signed)

Inks: Harvey Kurtzman (frame, signed)

Letters: typeset

Notes: Characters noted are in the frame around the page. Alfred L. Neuman bears no physical resemblance to Alfred E. Neuman, whose image does appear unnamed.


STORY DETAILS

Title: Headache? Cold Misery?

Synopsis: Phony ad for Bofforin pain reliever.

Pages: 1.000

Script: Harvey Kurtzman

Pencils: Bill Elder (signed)

Inks: Bill Elder (signed)

Letters: typeset

Notes: Parody of Bufferin ad. Inside front cover. Script credit identified in The Mad Archives (DC, 2002 series) #4.

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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  1 0 2 1 1 1 2 5 13 7 18 11 14 15 13 15 9 8 7 6 9 5 1 0 0 164
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 1 0 2 1 1 1 2 6 13 8 19 11 15 15 13 15 9 8 7 6 9 5 1 0 0 168

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