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    MAD #5 Gaines File Pedigree (EC, 1953) CGC NM- 9.2 White pages. The low distribution for this issue has driven its value to second in the run, behind only the first issue. It was reportedly pulled from many newsstands due to the tongue-in-cheek bio of William Gaines, although the gory, yet hilarious cover by Bill Elder is another reason the issue's a favorite among collectors. Elder, Wally Wood, John Severin, and Jack Davis art. CGC notes, "From the Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton." Overstreet 2019 NM- 9.2 value = $3,000. CGC census 9/19: 2 in 9.2, 9 higher. From the MAD Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton.

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