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    Detective Comics #5 (DC, 1937) CGC VG+ 4.5 Off-white to white pages. Gerber rates this issue a "7" ("scarce") on its Scarcity Index, and we haven't encountered a copy with a higher grade in 10 years. Larry Steele features begin. Creig Flessel drew the cover, and he and Joe Shuster provided the story art. Overstreet 2019 VG 4.0 value = $4,000. CGC census 3/20: 1 in 4.5, 3 higher.

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