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    Joe Palooka #1 Denver pedigree (Columbia Comic Corporation, 1942) CGC VF+ 8.5 Cream to off-white pages. This first comic book devoted to Ham Fisher's likable boxing hero finds Joe and his pal Smokey joining the Foreign Legion. Overstreet notes this issue to be the first comic to portray an American president (presumably Roosevelt), for which special Government permission was required. You won't need special permission to own this prize copy -- just submit a knock-out bid! Overstreet 2011 VF 8.0 value = $635; VF/NM 9.0 value = $1,093. CGC census 8/11: 1 in 8.5, none higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 000257006 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2011
    17th-18th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
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