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1930s-1990s Comic Balance of collection Lot of (700+)

Lot Number 1178

Quantity: Bid Starts: 02/01/2019 12:00:00 
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The agony and the ecstasy of letting go come into play with this big comic book balance of collection lot. Dating from the 1930s-1990s are (700+) assorted comics published DC, Marvel, Archie, Charlton, Harvey, Dell, Gold Key and various Independents. Agony is felt with the parting of the lifetime collection you've been stashing away for decades and the ecstasy arrives with the big, fat check you get when your stuff sells. Here we come to a Midwest collection that was years in the making and months in the selling, with:

(20) Pocket-Size comics with: (2) 1938 Whitman: Adventures of Terry (FN), Smilin' Jack (VG); (1) 1950 Whitman Cowboy Bill hardcover (FN); (17) vintage undated issues from England average (FN to VF)

(1) 1946 Joe Palooka #5 (FN)

(22) Dell/Gold Key Walt Disney comics with: (6) 1950s issues with 10-cent covers average (FN-VF to VF-NM); (1) 1958 "Christmas Parade" issue #9 (VG-FN); and (5) 1950s-1970 issues average (GD to VG); and (10) 1970s issues average (FN-VF to VF-NM)

(43) Archie Series with: (5) Archie related 1960s issues with 12-cent cover average (GD-VG to FN); (26) 1970s Archie related issues range (VG to VF); (2) 1990 Archie related issues average (NM); (6) Adventures of The Fly 1960s issues average (FR to GD); (4) Adventures of The Jaguar 1960s issues average (FR to GD)

(7) King Comics 1960s issues average (FN to FN-VF) with: (1) Flash Gordon; (1) Jungle Jim; (1) Mandrake the Magician; (1) Flash Gordon; (3) The Phantom

(20) Charlton with: (1) 1950s World of Fantasy #14 (GD-VG, writing); (7) 1960s issues range (FR to VG-FN) with (1) Flash Gordon and (2) Space Adventures; (12) 1970s issues range (VG to VF-NM) with Hi and Lois #1

(4) Dell 1950s-1960s issues range (GD to FN) with (1) Tarzan and (2) Bugs Bunny (both with writing)

(8) Gold Key 1970s issues range (VG to VF-NM) with (1) Harlem Globetrotters and (3) Bugs Bunny

(12) Harvey 1960s issues range (GD-VG to VG-FN, 33% with writing) with (3) Casper, (2) Sad Sack

(4) Fawcett Dennis the Menace 1970s issues average (FN-VF)

(6) Altas 1970s issues average (VF) with: (1) The Cougar; (1) The Destructor; (2) The Grim Ghost; (1) Iron Jaw: (1) The Protector

(3) DC 1950s-1970s issues with: 1953 Everything Happens to Harvey #2 (VG+); 1968 Captain Action #1 (GD) due to staining at bottom of cover, otherwise shows FN detail; 1974 Unexpected #152 (GD-VG)

(12) Miscellaneous 1960s-1970s with: (1) AGC 1961 Midnight Mystery #7 (GD); (1) Western Printing 1960 Smokey the Bear (FR); (3) Tower Comics 1960s Thunder Agents average (VG); (2) Mighty Comics 1960s Steel Sterling (VG-FN, GD-VG); (1) Our Lady of Fatima (GD); (1) Fawcett 1970s Sorcery (VG); (3) Modern Comics 1970s issues average (FN)

(18) Marvel 1980s Groo the Wanderer issues range (FN-VF to NM)

(18) Mad magazine 1967-1975 issues (85% FN to FN-VF, 15% lesser)

(1) Marvel 1982 Graphic Novel #4 first print with origin and first appearance of The New Mutants (VG-FN)

(1) Marvel 1989 The Punisher Magazine #1 first issue (VF-)

(22) Miscellaneous magazines (80% FN to NM, 20% GD to VG-EX) with: (4) coloring books; (1) graphic novel; (1) foreign edition; (5) Conan Saga; (1) Dracula Lives; (1) Weird Vampire Tales; (1) TMNT; (5) Cracked; (1) Crazy; (1) Hot Rod Cartoons

(19) Assorted price guides with Wizard and others average (VF to NM)

Also present are (350+) 1980s-1990s DC, Marvel and Independent comic books average (FN-VF to NM+) with titles such as Elektra Assassin; Advanced Dungeons and Dragons: Demon; Catwoman; The Doom Patrol; Black Canary; Who's Who; Shadow of the Bat; Marvel Age; Marvel Universe; Wild Thing; Marvel Super-Heroes; Archer & Armstrong; Dynagen; Darker Image; Magnus; Union; Magic The Gathering; Power Rangers; The Maxx


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