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    Action Comics #23 (DC, 1940) CGC GD- 1.8 Brittle pages. This issue heralded the first appearance of super-villain Lex Luthor (who appears with red hair!). It's also the first appearance of the Black Pirate, and it's the first mention of Clark Kent's soon-to-be employer, The Daily Planet. Joe Shuster provided the cover and interior art for the issue, and Sheldon Moldoff, Bernard Baily, and Fred Guardineer added interior art. CGC notes, "Tape on cover." Overstreet 2017 GD 2.0 value = $3,500. CGC census 8/17: 2 in 1.8, 56 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 245279001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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