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    Sal Buscema and Joe Sinnott (attributed) - Hostess Twinkie Ad/Story "Thor in the Storm Meets Its Master" Original Art (1978). Thor, the God of Thunder, sidetracks a mad weatherman with a heapin', helpin' handful of delicious Hostess Twinkies and then he throws a monkey wrench named Mjolnir into the madman's machine! The image area of the page measures 10" x 15". Aside from a few paste-ups and several minor stains, the art is in Excellent condition. The color key film for the ad is included in this lot. It has an image area of 5.75" x 9", and aside from pieces of cellophane tape around the borders, the color key is in Very Good condition. From the Random House Archives.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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