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    Suspense Comics #8 (Continental Magazines, 1945) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Cream to off-white pages. Heads up, L. B. Cole fans... here's yet another classic cover from the master himself. This spider cover has received a lot of notoriety over the years, and has even been featured as the cover of an issue of Comic Book Marketplace. Second only to the near-legendary #3 in terms of desirability and value, this comic rarely turns up for sale...and seldom stays for sale for very long. Overstreet 2004 FN 6.0 value = $1,155; VF 8.0 value = $2,503. CGC census 12/04: 3 in 7.0, none higher. From the Northern Lights Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2005
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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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.
    Mark A.,
    Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK
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