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    Crime SuspenStories #4 Gaines File pedigree 8/11 (EC, 1951) CGC NM/MT 9.8 Off-white pages. This cover is similar to that on Tales From the Crypt #33, with Enoch the two-headed sideshow freak who was revealed as the Crypt Keeper's father; maybe this earlier cover served as partial inspiration for the latter? The girl's exclamation "...disgusting pickled freaks! I hate them... hate them!" is classic. This comic isn't pickled, but it's certainly well-preserved. And the high bidder will be sure to say "...pretty Gaines file copy! I love it... love it!" Johnny Craig does the cover. Craig, Jack Davis, Graham Ingels, and Jack Kamen handle the interior art. Overstreet 2003 NM 9.4 value = $525.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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