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    Murphy Anderson and Joe Giella Strange Adventures #29 Splash Page 1 Captain Comet Original Art (DC, 1953). Captain Comet, a precursor of the super-hero revival of 1956-and-onward, is a mutant "born a hundred thousand years before his time." The character first appeared just 20 issues previous to this page. Here, DC's first mutant character opens "The Time Capsule From 1,000,000 B.C.!" Twice-up scale in ink over graphite on Bristol board with an image area of 13" x 20.5" (including the paste-up header, logo, and indicia). The indicia paste-up is ripped, with approximately one-third missing. The logo paste-up is discolored and loosened. The age-toned page is in Very Good condition. From the Murphy Anderson Collection.

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