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    Taffy Comics #1 Mile High pedigree (Rural Home, 1945) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages. L. B. Cole churned out spectacular covers no matter what the genre -- witness his funny animal work here! And if that's not enough to pique your curiosity, how about the World War II-themed funny animal stories inside the book? And don't miss an early entry into the "funny animals as superheroes" genre, with the origin and first appearance of Wiggles the Wonderworm. This Mile High book is the only copy of #1 that CGC has certified to date. Overstreet 2004 VF/NM 9.0 value = $544; NM- 9.2 value = $725.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2004
    8th Monday
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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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