Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Weird Science #19 Gaines File pedigree (EC, 1953) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white to white pages. Dr. Fredric Wertham mentioned this issue in Seduction of the Innocent, noting, "A young girl on her wedding night stabs her sleeping husband to death with a hatpin...." And she does it when she finds out that her husband has... a bellybutton! Find out why in the Bill Elder-drawn story "Right On The Button!" The issue is also notable for a story with Al Williamson art which profited from a helping hand by Al's pal Frank Frazetta. The issue also has a Wally Wood cover and interior art by Wood and Joe Orlando. Note that while CGC has certified this book as a Gaines File Copy, no certificate accompanies this lot. Overstreet 2005 NM- 9.2 value = $665. CGC census 12/05: 3 in 9.6, 1 higher.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 334

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 19 days left to consign to the 2019 August 1 - 3 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Far as I'm concerned, the real superheroes are those great guys at Heritage.
    Stan Lee
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,477,408
    2019 May 16 - 18 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    2019 May 16 - 18 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED SO FAR $15,201,284