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    Bob Montana - Top-Notch Laugh Comics #31 Cover Original Art (MLJ, 1942). Black Hood, Pokey Oakey, Snoop McGook, Suzie, and the Three Monkeyteers all make their presence known on this outstanding Bob Montana cover. Sure, the Black Hood and his motorcycle are the center of attention, but we can't help being drawn to Suzie's ample charms; she can point her camera at us any day! Montana's virtuoso inking ties it all together nicely. One interesting element of the artwork is Snoop McGook's "see-through" hat, which Montana apparently added at the last moment, getting rid of the unnecesary lines in the production process. As an added bonus, the back side of the cover features a few doodles, and a fully inked image of a hooded man. This Golden Age gem has an image area of 11.5" x 17", and the art is in Excellent condition. The logo is a well-done recreation. MLJ leads the way, so add this stunner to your portfolio!

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2005
    18th-20th Wednesday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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