Volume 12, Issue 5 5/13  
CGC News
The 2013 CGC Registry Awards - Deadline June 14
Does your collection have what it takes? We’re looking for the world’s greatest sets. Make sure yours is among them; the deadline for set registration is June 14. Registration is closed. Winners will be announced July 19.
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CGC Modifies Stance on Grading Submissions with Tape
Books submitted for grading that are postmarked after May 3 will be subject to new standards regarding cellophane tape.
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CGC Accepting Submissions at Four Shows in May
CGC will be accepting submissions for all service levels at Motor City Comic Con, Big WOW! ComicFest, Phoenix Comicon and Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con.
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CGC Grading On Site at Wizard World Philadelphia
On-site comic book grading, as well as regular submissions and Signature Series witnessed signature authentication services, will be available May 30–June 2 in Philadelphia.
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Our Favorite Comic Book Covers - Part 1
The CGC team is fortunate to see great comic book covers every day. Everyone has their personal favorites — including the graders. Over the next few issues of the CGC eNewsletter, we'll share some grader favorites and the reasons why they like them.
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On-site Pressing at Wizard World Philadelphia
Have your comic books pressed on site at Wizard World Philadelphia.
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Spinner Rack: "When Clark Kent Meets Al Capone!" - Part Two
By Joanna Sandsmark
Last month we dove into one of my thoroughly thrashed 80-page giants ( Superman #197) to find the mobsteriffic story, “When Clark Kent Meets Al Capone!" Superman decides to do Perry White a favor and flies into the prehistoric past to answer the burning question: “Is the newest dinosaur discovery, Gargantasaur, bigger than Titano, the Super-Ape?”
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InvestComics Interviews CGC's Paul Litch
Paul Litch was interviewed recently by InvestComics for their podcast.
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ComicLink May Featured Auction Starts May 8
The ComicLink May Featured Auction goes live for bidding on Wed., May 8, with an extraordinary offering of vintage comic books and original comic art. Items are still being added to the preview, and the event will auction more than 1,000 impressive items from the Golden Age to the Modern era.
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Hero Initiative and Skybound Announce Walking Dead #100
Gallery Show and Benefit Auction

Comic fans are invited to witness history on Fri., May 31. For the first time ever — and one night only — see all 106 The Walking Dead #100 original sketch covers on display together!
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Excelsior! Stan Lee Attending the 2013 Big WOW! ComicFest
Big WOW! ComicFest is extremely excited and proud to welcome comic book legend Stan Lee for his first-ever appearance at the Bay Area's premier comic book and pop culture convention!
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Hurricane Sandy Collection in ComicConnect May Auction, Event Auction Previewed
Britta and Brick Wenzel, live and work in Lavallette, N.J., and own Salty’s, a restaurant and gift shop near the shore. After Hurricane Sandy, Salty’s was left under six feet of flood water and the Wenzels were forced to move out and cease business operations. Much to their surprise, and with some help from ComicConnect, the couple was about to find a bit of hope.
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Professor Pecora’s Top-rated Wolverine Registry Sets in Pedigree Comics’ Upcoming June Grand Auction
Pedigree Comics is now accepting consignments for their upcoming June 2013 Grand Auction. In addition to Professor Pecora's sets, the auction will have a few hundred choice, high-grade, CGC-certified Marvels and DCs from the Silver and Bronze Ages — plus other genres and publishers.
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