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    Action Comics #3 (DC, 1938) CGC GD+ 2.5 Off-white to white pages. The third appearance of Superman is rated an "8" or "rare" on Gerber's Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books Scarcity Index, and Overstreet calls it "scarce." Leo O'Mealia drew the "shipwrecked" cover. Joe Shuster, Fred Guardineer, and Bernard Baily drew interior art. Currently the #26 book on Overstreet's list of Top 100 Golden Age Comics. CGC notes, "Minor amount of color touch on the cover & dried glue on interior. (Tape on cover.)". Overstreet 2021 GD 2.0 value = $8,600. CGC census 11/21: 1 in 2.5, 12 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1106788001 and purchase grader's notes if available.

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