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    Tough Kid Squad Comics #1 (Timely, 1942) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Cream to off-white pages. "Highly prized due to its rarity" is how Overstreet once described this one-shot, and the Guide still gives it a "scarce" rating today, with Gerber using the same term. Only one unrestored copy of the issue has been graded higher by CGC to date. The title characters make their first appearance in this issue, and their origin is told as well. Appearing in backup features are the Human Top (whose only other appearance that we know of was in another one-issue wonder, Red Raven Comics) and the Flying Flame (from Daring Mystery). The cover art appears to be the work of Syd Shores. Overstreet 2005 FN 6.0 value = $2,904; VF 8.0 value = $6,776. CGC census 11/05: 2 in 7.0, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 0055959002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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