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    Mad #88 Gaines File pedigree (EC, 1964) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white to white pages. Only Alfred E. Neuman would celebrate the 4th of July by blowing himself up, as illustrated on this cover by Norman Mingo. Among other hilarious things, this issue features a diagonal fold-in of the Beatles by Al Jaffee. Interior art features such talent as Don Martin, Mort Drucker, Bob Clarke, Dave Berg, and Jack Rickard. This is the highest grade awarded by CGC to date for this issue. Overstreet 2005 NM- 9.2 value = $70. CGC census 11/05: 2 in 9.6, none higher.

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    January, 2006
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
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