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    Mad #1 Kurtzman File Copy (EC, 1952) CGC VG 4.0 Off-white pages. Boy, oh boy, this one comic book sure sent shock waves around the publishing world that are still being felt today. It was like a cultural atomic bomb! Satire may have been around before MAD, but not in this format. In the beginning, this was conceived as just a humor title; it took writer/editor Harvey Kurtzman a few issues to find his stride. Then, he outsprinted the field and blazed new trails. This copy comes from the personal collection of Kurtzman. Overstreet 2003 VG 4.0 value = $1,040.

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    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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