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    Pep Comics #56 Davis Crippen ("D" Copy) Pedigree (MLJ, 1946) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages. The single highest-graded copy of the first issue to list Archie Publications as the official publisher, rather than MLJ. Al Fagaly Archie, Betty, and Veronica cover. Shield appearance. Overstreet 2017 VF/NM 9.0 value = $884; NM- 9.2 value = $1,250. CGC census 2/18: 1 in 9.0, none higher. From the Steve Barghusen Collection.

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    February, 2018
    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
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