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    Mad #1 (EC, 1952). First issue featuring "Humor in a Jugular Vein" and "Tales Calculated to Drive You Mad". Considered to be the first satire comic, this issue has artwork by such talents as Wally Wood, Bill Elder and Jack Davis and would eventually become the most successful satire magazine in comic history. Great colors and nice overall eye- appeal with a minor cover mis-cut, clean cover edges and supple paper. Minor wear at top right corner of book and top of spine. Flat, clean and tight. CGC FN/VF 7.0 Cream to off-white pages. Overstreet 2001 FN 6.0 value = $1,560; NM 9.4 value = $6,500.

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    November, 2001
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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