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    Detective Comics #12 (DC, 1938) CGC VG 4.0 Off-white pages. The goon on the Creig Flessel cover is aimin' to keep the flatfoots off his trail. These early issues of Detective Comics were exactly that... comics filled with hardboiled crime and detective stories, but it would only be a short time before superheroes would start dominating the cover and insides of the title. Flessel and Joe Shuster art. Overstreet 2016 VG 4.0 value = $2,100. CGC census 11/16: 1 in 4.0, 10 higher.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    17th-19th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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