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    Playboy #1 (HMH Publishing, 1953) CGC FN 6.0 White pages. Nice, white copy that presents as a higher grade and has exceptional interior page quality. Published on a shoestring budget, the premiere issue with its Marilyn Monroe cover and "Sweetheart of the Month" two-page poster soon became a really big deal and continues to this day! Other features here included a Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey article, "VIP On Sex" by renowned cartoonist Virgil Partch, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle fiction (Sherlock Holmes). Not listed in Overstreet. CGC census 1/19: 20 in 6.0, 51 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1295167001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2019
    21st-23rd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 20
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