Classic Cover of the Week 5/18/2015

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New Week, New Covers!!

 Adventures into Darkness #7

ADVENTURES INTO DARKNESS #7
(Pines Publishing)

Classic PCH Jack Katz cover.  Next to impossible to find in grade and not the easiest book to locate short of the 2 low grade copies on ebay.

4 Universal copies on the CGC census.  Average grade of 5.63 with a lone 6.5 at the top followed by a 6.0 and 2 5.0s

SHELF DATE of December 1952

 

 

 

 

 FLASH COMICS #1 Ashcan

FLASH COMICS #1(Ashcan)
(Fawcett)

In a race to secure the rights to the title “FLASH COMICS” Fawcett and DC both produced Ashcans.  The result being DC Comics getting the rights first, which led to Fawcett putting out Whiz Comics #2 (#1) to debut Captain Marvel.  Fawcett also tried Thrill Comics as well with the same cover to their Flash Comics.

One 9.4, a 9.0 and an 8.0 on the CGC census all Universal.

SHELF DATE of January 1940(attempted date)

As always, thanks for looking, folks!

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