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    Contact Comics #12 The Promise Collection Pedigree (Aviation Press, 1946) CGC NM+ 9.6 White pages. This is the finest known copy of one of the most popular and sought-after Golden Age books in the hobby. The Overstreet "classic sci-fi cover", by L. B. Cole, is one of our favorites by Cole, not to mention one of our all-time favorite Golden Age covers, period. It was one of the books featured on the front of Volume One of Gerber's Photo-Journal Guide to Comics, who rates it a "7" or "scarce" on their Scarcity Index. One look at the bright inks and the ultra-black, near perfect background on this cover, and you'll see just how special the Promise Collection copy really is! The book contains an atomic explosion panel, and was the last issue of the title. Overstreet 2020 NM- 9.2 value = $5,000. CGC census 6/21: 1 in 9.6, none higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1973696009 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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