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    Red Raven Comics #1 (Timely, 1940) CGC VG+ 4.5 Cream to off-white pages. "Highly sought after due to its lineage and rarity" is how Overstreet once described this book. The census notes below speak to its rarity -- as for the lineage, this one-shot is an early Timely and is the reason that the long-running Human Torch title started with #2. It's also the first signed work by the great Jack Kirby. Origin and first appearances of Red Raven, Mercury, the Human Top, and others. CGC notes, "Very minor amount of glue on cover." The last time that this issue hit the auction block, it garnered more than three times Guide value! Overstreet 2015 VG 4.0 value = $3,400. CGC census 8/15: 1 in 4.5, 10 higher.

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    August, 2015
    27th-29th Thursday-Saturday
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