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    Al Avison - Original Cover Art for Joe Palooka's Battle Adventures #73 (Harvey, 1957). We had held the red horde in Korea! Now, all was threatened when our boys heard... guerrilla guns! K. O. king Joe Palooka takes off his boxing gloves and picks up a machine gun in this violent piece from the Cold War era. The art has an image area of 12.5" x 19" and is mounted onto a sheet of 14.5" x 20.5" illustration board. The logo and indicia along the top portion is a recent replacement photocopy of the original paste-up art. The work is clean with some white-out use in the middle section and a yellow stain along the bottom section of the art. Hey, where else are you going to see Joe Palooka shooting a man's chest wide open with a round of hot lead?

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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