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    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (Mirage Studios, 1984) CGC VF+ 8.5 White pages. This copy of the issue that gave us the origin and first appearances of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Splinter, and Shredder comes to us from a friend of the creators and has been signed and remarqued by both Mr. Eastman and Mr. Laird. See our online listing at for images of the signatures and sketches. Wraparound cover by Kevin Eastman. Eastman and Peter Laird story and art. CGC notes, "'Kevin Eastman', 'Peter Laird' & 2 sketches written on interior cover in pen & marker." Overstreet does not list values for this particular book, other than to cite the sales results of a few higher-graded copies. GPAnalysis, a site that tracks the results of sales of CGC-certified copies, indicates sales of three VF+ 8.5 copies during 2013, each selling for between $2,800 and $3,000. CGC census 1/14: 51 in 8.5, 182 higher.

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    February, 2014
    20th-22nd Thursday-Saturday
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