Hi, I wanted to let you know I received my What if # 1 today and it is beautiful!!!!!! I have one and it's kind of beat up and I have been looking for a good copy. This brought me
back when I first bought it when I was a kid. Thank you
for bringing me back to my child hood.
famous monsters magazines high grade find press release
November 9, 2014
From Anthony Snyder
Rick from pawn stars says in the opening “you never know what will walk in the door”
Well having had a 7000 square foot place of business now in Moonachie NJ for over a year now I am beginning to have the pleasure of exceptional things walking through my front door .
Here we have a collection of Famous Monsters magazines that contains several of the highest graded copies ever !
I am happy to present these books to the collectors of these great pieces of Americana .I know the people that collect these magazines can be fanatics about them so I have fought off offers on individual books before the structured auction started .I am trying to provide a fair chance to all the collectors out there to own some of the best copies ever graded
So we are presenting this structured auction in three phases .The entire collection will be made available on Ebay over the next three weeks .
the entire list follows Good luck with your wants and bidding !
PS I have included in the list a census repot with each issue that is highest or near highest graded
#1 (8.0) tied for 19th
#2 (9.2) tied for 2nd all time. hge 4 sale
#5 (9.0) tied for 4th
#6 (7.0) tied for 7th
#7 (7.0) tied for 6th
#8 (9.0) tied for 4th
#9 (8.5) tied for 10th
#11 (7.0) tied for 15th
#12 (9.0) tied 5th
#13 (estimated 9.4/9.6, en route from CGC) tied for 2nd. - estimate.
#14 (9.0) tied for 1st (highest grade!) hge 4 sale
#15 (9.4) tied for 2nd. hge 4 sale
#16 (9.4) highest graded ever, by far. next highest is an 8.5.
#17 (9.4) tied for 1st. only one other 9.4. hge 4 sale.
#18 (9.6) highest graded ever. two 9.4s behind it. hge 4 sale.
#19 (9.4) highest graded ever. hge 4 sale.
#20 (7.0) tough in grade. tied for 8th
#21 (9.4) tied for 1st. hge 4 sale.
#22 (9.8) highest graded ever. hge 4 sale.
#23 (9.4) 2nd highest graded ever. hge 4 sale.
#25 (8.0) tied for 11th
#26 (9.4) 2nd highest graded ever
#27 ( estimated 9.0/9.2, en route from CGC) tied for 12th. - estimate.
#28 (9.4) tied for 3rd
#29 (9.4) tied for 3rd
#30 (9.2) tied for 3rd. hge 4 sale
#31 (9.2) tied for 4th. hge 4 sale
#33 (8.0) tied for 11th
#34 (9.2/9.4, en route from CGC) hge 4 sale. - estimate.
#36 (7.5) in the top 40.
1962 Yearbook (9.2) hge. hge 4 sale.
1964 Yearbook (9.8) tied for 1st. hge 4 sale.
1974 FM convention book (8.0) tied for 4th.