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    Johnny Craig - Extra #5 Cover Original Art (EC, 1955). "Better read than dead" -- the life of an investigative reporter often exposes him or her to deadly danger as this dramatic scene from the yarn "Dateline: Germersheim" demonstrates. Johnny Craig was a master at combining realistic, illustrative drawing with hard-hitting, pulp-style writing. His cleanly detailed art was perfect for the topical Extra covers. The image area of this piece measures approximately 8.5" x 12". The title logo is a replacement; otherwise, the art is in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2006
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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