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    MAD #1 Gaines File Pedigree (EC, 1952) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages. Stunning copy of the historic first issue of the original satire comic. Influential from its inception in comic book form, it became even more influential once its format changed to magazine after 23 issues. The contributors included Harvey Kurtzman (who did the cover art), Wally Wood, Jack Davis, Bill Elder, and John Severin. CGC notes, "From the Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton." Overstreet 2019 NM- 9.2 value = $7,700. CGC census 9/19: 6 in 9.8, 1 higher. From the MAD Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1970283001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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