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    Crime SuspenStories #16 Gaines File pedigree 3/12 (EC, 1953) CGC NM+ 9.6 Cream to off-white pages. This slasher cover must have given a lot of kids nightmares back in 1953! It's quite frightening, in a way only Johnny Craig's art could deliver! Jack Kamen, Al Williamson, and Joe Orlando also come up with some great art for this issue. EC publisher William Gaines sure knew what he was doing when he stashed all those books away; this copy looks great. CGC lists only one higher-graded copy to date. Overstreet 2005 NM- 9.2 value = $400. CGC census 12/05: 2 in 9.6, 1 higher.

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    January, 2006
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
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