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    Archie Comics #1 (MLJ, 1942) CGC GD/VG 3.0 Off-white pages. One of the hottest Golden Age issues of all! In our previous Signature auction a copy in the same grade realized over $28,000, and the current offering has nicer page quality. It's an Overstreet "scarce" and a Gerber "7" ("scarce") as well. The issue has the first appearance of Mrs. Andrews. Bob Montana classic cover and art. Currently tied for #15 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comics list. Joe Edwards art. Overstreet 2017 GD 2.0 value = $12,000; VG 4.0 value = $24,000. CGC census 2/18: 12 in 3.0, 16 higher. From the Steve Barghusen Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2018
    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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