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    All Star Comics #3 (DC, 1940) CGC Apparent GD 2.0 Slight (C-1) Brittle pages. Calling this book a Golden Age key just doesn't quite cut it! It's the origin and first appearance of the Justice Society of America for cryin' out loud! Appearances include the Flash, Hawkman, Green Lantern, the Spectre, Dr. Fate, Hour-Man, Sandman, and Johnny Thunder. DC allowed the Atom to make his very first cover appearance here at the hand of E. E. Hibbard, who also contributed interior art. Sheldon Moldoff, Bernard Baily, Martin Nodell, and Creig Flessel all assisted on the interior. Currently listed as #20 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comic Books. CGC notes, "Restoration includes: small amount of color touch on cover, small amount of glue on spine of cover. (17-21st page detached.)". Overstreet 2014 GD 2.0 value = $4,800. From the High Five Collection.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1290185001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    CGC has expanded its restoration scale to help collectors understand what was done to their book. Among newly added terminology, a letter grade of 'A', 'B', or 'C' is assigned to indicate the quality of the materials used in restoration coupled with the visual quality of the work done. 'A' denotes Excellent, 'B' is Fine, and 'C' is Poor. A quantitative numerical scale of 1-5 is assigned to indicate the extent of the restoration: Slight (1), Slight/Moderate, Moderate, Moderate/Extensive, and Extensive (5), respectively. Specific details of the new terminology can be found at CGC's website: http://www.cgccomics.com/news/viewarticle.aspx?IDArticle=4084.



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