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    Playboy #1 (HMH Publishing, 1953) CGC FN+ 6.5 White pages. A nice copy of the first issue, and it has white pages! Of the number of unrestored copies that CGC has certified of this issue, less than 20% have attained this grade. Marilyn Monroe cover and associated "Sweetheart of the Month" two-page poster are the highlights of the contents, which also includes a Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey Brothers Big Band article, "VIP On Sex" by famous cartoonist of the day Virgil Partch, and Arthur Conan Doyle fiction (Sherlock Holmes). Not listed in Overstreet. CGC census 4/18: 18 in 6.5, 30 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 700833001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    10th-12th Thursday-Saturday
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