Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Crime SuspenStories #6 Gaines File pedigree 3/12 (EC, 1953) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white pages. Of all the great artists at EC, Johnny Craig is the one that comes to mind when we discuss this title. Could be because he created all but six of the twenty-three covers in the run, and contributed interior work on all but six issues! This Gaines File copy makes us appreciate not only his classy publishing offerings, but also his foresight to preserve multiple copies for posterity. Had this book been graded higher than even the Near Mint Plus grade CGC has assigned, we would not have been surprised. Definitely the crème de la crème. Overstreet 2002 NM 9.4 value = $385.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2002
    10th-13th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 301

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $6) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 April 30 - May 2 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Your knowledge of comic art and the professional, timely, and courteous treatment I received has been superb! You are a class organization to work with, who removed the stress from this whole process. The service and professionalism went beyond my expectations.
    P. U.,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,692,116
    2020 January 9 The Edgar Rice Burroughs Collection from the Estate of D. Peter Ogden Online Auction
    2020 January 9 The Edgar Rice Burroughs Collection from the Estate of D. Peter Ogden Online Auction
    REALIZED $157,435