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PEP COMICS (1940-87) #1
CGC VG/F: 5.0
SOLD ON:  Thursday, 09/12/2019 12:08 PM
$2,151
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PUBLISHER: MLJ
COMMENTS: crm/ow pgs; Sl (C-1): sml amt of glue on cvr; spn splt sld to cvr
1st app. of Shield (the first patriotic comic book hero); robot cover; origin & 1st app. of the Comet
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crm/ow pgs; Sl (C-1): sml amt of glue on cvr; spn splt sld to cvr
1st app. of Shield (the first patriotic comic book hero); robot cover; origin & 1st app. of the Comet
This premieres the first patriotic super hero: The Shield (a year before Captain America began). The Comet, The Queen of Diamonds, The Rocket and The Guardian also appear for the first time.


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Wally Wood is an American comic book artist/ writer who is also one of the founding artist for Mad comics. In addition to penciling numerous comic book pages, Wally also ventured into product illustration, music album covers, and trading cards. Wally's most notable works include the aforementioned Mad comics, Marvel's Daredevil, and Weird-Science Fantasy for EC comics.

Jack Ralph Cole was an American cartoonist best known for creating the comedic superhero Plastic Man, and his cartoons for Playboy magazine.

The artist behind the original Daredevil at Lev Gleason Publications, Biro got his start working on Crime anthologies for the company. Also known for his work on Airboy and Steel Sterling. One of the standout artists of the Golden Age.