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    John Wayne Adventure Comics #1 (Toby Publishing, 1949) CGC FN- 5.5 Off-white to white pages. This fine John Wayne collectible has the distinction of featuring the very first photo cover in comics. And what a photo to feature; the Duke riding tall in the saddle on the colorful front cover, plus a black and white pose in buckskin (promoting Wayne's movie "The Fighting Kentuckian") for the back. This is an attractive copy that appears nicer than the CGC-assigned grade; some very minor water stains on the back cover keep it from grading higher. Still, it is topped by only three copies in CGC' s current census. Overstreet 2003 FN 6.0 value = $471.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2004
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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