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    The Spirit (weekly newspaper insert) 6/2/40 (Various Publishers, 1940) CBCS VG 4.0 Off-white pages. This is the very first appearance of Will Eisner's masked crimefighter The Spirit! Lady Luck and Mr. Mystic also appear for the first time. The newspaper insert strip was ultimately carried by 20 Sunday newspapers, with a combined circulation of five million copies during the 1940s. Will Eisner and Bob Powell art. Overstreet 2016 VG 4.0 value = $628. CGC census 5/17: 0 in 4.0, 5 higher. From the Ethan Roberts Estate Collection.

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