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    Tom Hickey (attributed) - Original Art Complete 15 - Page Story, "Time of Decision" (Harvey, circa 1950s). Overstreet lists this comic as an ROTC recruitment promotional comic, but does not list the precise publication year. Judging by the art style, it appears to be circa 1950s, possibly late 1940s. The lot contains several printed copies of the comic, as well as a set of book mock-up photostats of the uninked pencils. This makes for an interesting look at the creative process. At some point, the title of the story was changed from "When the Chips are Down" to its published title of "Time of Decision". The art paper is 14.5" x 20.5" with an image size of 11.5" x 17" . There are minimal signs of paper aging, minimal use of whiteout, and some of the word balloons have paste-on corrections, which have slipped off. The art is in great condition otherwise.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2004
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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