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    Modern Store Banded Comic Set of 3 (Modern Store Publications/ACG, 1955) Average Condition: VF-. Rare 3-issue paper-banded set of 7¢ comics still in original color paper band reading "A Good Comic - 3 for 15¢". In 1955 Modern Store Publications released a paper-banded set containing the following 7¢ cover-priced mini-comics: Gay Comics #1, Pop Comics #1 and Whee Comics #1. All are 36-pages, full color, slick cover with standard newsprint interior, 5.125" x 7" digest size, 7¢ individual cover price, and are Comics Code approved. They contain funny animal art by Ken Hultgren and Lynn Karp, plus numerous ads for child-related national brand products. It appears these were sold individually and as sets, but may have been used as promotional give-aways also. Rarely found in wrapper. Approximate Overstreet 2016 value = $85.00.

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    December, 2016
    26th Monday
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