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    Adventure Comics #57 (D.C. Comics, 1940). 12/1940 - Bernard Baily continues his run of Hourman covers with this issue. A dazzling copy with rich, saturated colors and sharp edges, and only slight feathering on the spine and corner wear. This is the 2nd Highest CGC Certified copy. Hourman and the Minute Men must face an evil scientist, from his laboratory on Wide Island, who has created weird pets called the Gombezi out of wolves and buzzards that he uses to rob and kill. Sandman saves a girl who falls from the sky from a burning airplane, and who plays a role in the Sandman's battle against a crazed scientist who has invented the Atom-Smasher.

    Publisher: DC
    Category: Universal
    Page Quality: Off-white to white
    Pedigree: Nicolas Cage Collection
    Artists/Writers: Jerry Siegel and Gardner Fox stories Bernard Baily, Howard Purcell, Jack Lehti and Creig Flessel art
    Significance: Bernard Baily cover.
    CGC census 11/19: 1 in 9.2, 1 higher.


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