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    Adventure Comics #48 (DC, 1940) CGC VG+ 4.5 Off-white to white pages. Unrestored copies of this key have proven harder to find than previously thought; in fact, they're in the minority on CGC's census report! Also, high-grade unrestored copies may not exist, with even the Mile High checking in at VF+ 8.5. Ranked #30 on Overstreet's list of the top Golden Age comic books, this is the first appearance of the Hourman. The character has been a member of the Justice Society, the Freedom Fighters, and the All-Star Squadron, and a version of the Hourman still appears in current comics! This copy has never been offered for public sale before, and looking through it before it was certified, we were impressed by the appealing page quality. Overstreet 2008 VG 4.0 value = $5,000. CGC census 4/08: 1 in 4.5, 5 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 910804001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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