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    Detective Comics #32 (DC, 1939) CGC FN+ 6.5 Cream to off-white pages. The Batman of old did not subscribe to the "Thou shalt not kill" rule, and consequently uses a gun for the first time in this issue, and about this, Overstreet notes, "This was the first time a costumed hero used a gun in comic books." Fred Guardineer did the "cop and robber" cover and some interior art for the book, and Sheldon Moldoff, Joe Shuster, and Bob Kane also contributed art to the issue. Just four copies currently outgrade this nice looking copy on CGC's census. Includes a Colonel Collection COA. Overstreet 2016 FN 6.0 value = $4,200; VF 8.0 value = $10,000. CGC census 11/16: 3 in 6.5, 5 higher. From the Colonel Collection.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1293324002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    November, 2016
    17th-19th Thursday-Saturday
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