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    Showcase #4 The Flash (DC, 1956) CGC FR 1.0 Cream to off-white pages. Origin and first appearance of the Silver Age Flash (Barry Allen). First appearance of Iris West. Considered by most to be the first Silver Age comic. Carmine Infantino and Joe Kubert cover and art. Currently #4 on Overstreet's list of Top 50 Silver Age Comics. CGC notes, "Cover detached." Overstreet 2015 GD 2.0 value = $2,500. CGC census 5/16: 9 in 1.0, 229 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1292933001 and purchase grader's notes if available.

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