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    Mad #1 Bethlehem pedigree (EC, 1952) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Off-white pages. The Bethlehem provenance lends extra cachet to this copy of the seminal satire comic. For any Mad lover, i.e. anyone perusing this all-Mad catalog, this is a must-have! Overstreet 2005 FN 6.0 value = $1,386; VF 8.0 value = $3,465. CGC census 12/05: 13 in 7.0, 35 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 0717280003 and purchase grader's notes if available.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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