white pages; 1 of 2 highest graded! classic Schomburg cover (4/40) COMIC BOOK IMPACT rating of 7 (CBI) Larson Copy Highest GradedDaring Mystery Comics #3 has everything a fan of Golden Age anthology comics could possibly want, robots, superheroes, jungle action, intrepid reporters, sci-fi adventures, and much more. Alex Schomburg’s cover is another showstopper in an incredible run of iconic and memorable covers that defined the wartime era. The Purple Mask prepares to chuck a hand grenade at a bunch of brown-shirted fascists as he rescues a damsel in distress with his other hand, and the crazed action in the background draws the eye to every corner of the page.
This copy of Daring Mystery Comics #3 is one of the three highest-graded copies known, hailing from the respected Larson pedigree this book is extremely scarce, with under 20 copies listed on the CGC census. When you combine the rarity of this book with the fact that it is a top copy, and it bears a distinctive and impressive Alex Schomburg cover, you have one heck of a highly desirable auction lot, which will doubtlessly bring GA wartime collectors to do battle over ownership of this fantastic classic treasure.
Overstreet Guide 2022 VF+ (8.5) value = $13,925.
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