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    Top-Notch Comics #28 (MLJ, 1942) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. This is just the second copy we've ever seen of this oddity, the first being the Mile High copy that was graded two grades lower! Just one issue earlier, the Black Hood was grimly battling Nazis in a "Remember Pearl Harbor" issue, yet here he co-stars with "Pokey Oakey, the Funny Guy" as well as Snoop McGook, the Three Monkeyteers, Canvas Back Corkle, Suzie, and yes, even Señor Siesta. MLJ/Archie stalwart Bob Montana drew the insanity. Why such a changeover was made at the height of superheroes' popularity is anyone's guess, especially since the Black Hood got his own self-titled book a year later. Condition-wise, we have no reason to doubt that this is the best copy in existence. Overstreet 2009 NM- 9.2 value = $1,000. CGC census 4/09: 1 in 9.4, none higher. From the Chicorel Collection.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 912108007 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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