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Event AuctionCAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1
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Grade: CGC NM-: 9.2
Publisher: Timely
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End Time: 7:39 PM EDT
Tuesday 8/9/2011
Comments: crm/ow pgs, 2nd Highest Graded! (please read bidding requirements in listing description)
1st Captain America, Bucky, Red Skull by Simon & Kirby, Hitler cvr! (3/41)
Atlantic City Copy
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CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1
Publisher:
Timely
Grade:
CGC NM-: 9.2
One of the greatest Golden Age keys, this issue features the origin and first appearance of the most popular patriotic hero: Captain America! The issue also features the 1st appearance of Cap's tragic sidekick Bucky, as well as his nemesis, The Red Skull! Thrill to the adventures of America's greatest hero as told by the character's creators, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. The cover sports one of the greatest images of the Golden Age: Captain America socking Hitler in the jaw. Cap 1 is the first appearance of Hitler on a comic book cover.

The premieres of the Captain America and Avengers movies have catapulted Captain America's popularity into the stratosphere. His star is on the rise. The demand for Captain America Comics 1 has grown exponentially over the last two years. Records are constantly being set and broken. With two more Cap and Avengers movies scheduled the demand will grow and grow.

This Cap #1 has an overall look that can only be described as astounding! Only the Allentown copy ranks higher at 9.6. This stunning CGC 9.2 NM- copy is from the newly discovered original owner Atlantic City collection. Bought off the stands and lovingly preserved for 70 years, this is a prime investment opportunity.

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Overstreet Guide #41 NM- value: $240,000