Hurry!’s Event Auction Closes This Week! Bid Now!

Posted on 8/9/2011

This five-session Event Auction, consisting of approximately 1,350 lots, ends this week.

The moment has finally arrived! The most anticipated comic book auction of 2011 is finally here!

The auction end-dates are as follows: Session 1 (Original Art, Action Comics - Brave & the Bold) ends Monday, August 8th between 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. EDT. Session 2 (Canteen Kate - Famous Funnies) ends Tuesday, August 9th between 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. EDT. Session 3 (Fantastic Comics - My Love) ends Wednesday, August 10th between 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. EDT. Session 4 (Mystery In Space - Suspense Comics) ends Thursday, August 11th between 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. EDT. Session 5 (Tales from the Crypt - X-Men) ends Friday, August 12th between 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. EDT.

The August Event Auction debuts the Atlantic City Collection, which could very well be the “last great Golden Age collection” to be discovered and brought to market. If you haven’t already heard about it, you’re hearing about it now!

Among the 33 “AC” offerings of some of the most “mind-blowingly” high and highest graded copies in existence, you will find:

Action Comics #10 CGC 9.0
Action Comics #13 CGC 9.2
Action Comics #19 CGC 9.4
Action Comics #20 CGC 9.0
Action Comics #31 CGC 9.4
Amazing Mystery Funnies V.2 #7 CGC 9.2
Captain America Comics #1 CGC 9.2
Detective Comics #25 CGC 9.0
Detective Comics #33 CGC 9.2
Detective Comics #36 CGC 8.5
Flash Comics #1 CGC 9.0
Jumbo Comics #10 CGC 8.0
Marvel Mystery #12 CGC 9.2
Superman #3 CGC 9.0
Whiz Comics #4 CGC 9.0

But wait, it gets better! The auction also offers the holiest of holies, the granddaddy of them all,Action Comics #1 CGC 4.5! It’s the comic millions of enthusiasts would love to have, but few will ever own. If you’re a serious collector, this auction is your shot.

The Event Auction also offers a fantastic collection of high-grade Silver Age Marvels featuring titles such as Tales of Suspense, Tales to Astonish and Strange Tales from the amazing collection of George Papadimatos.

Highest graded examples include:

Strange Tales #150 CGC 9.8
Strange Tales #165 CGC 9.8
Tales of Suspense #59 CGC 9.8
Tales of Suspense #86 CGC 9.8
Tales to Astonish #90 CGC 9.8
Tales to Astonish #91 CGC 9.8

Collectors demanded and provided! The company ramped up the certification process with Suscha News Pedigree submissions to CGC over the past couple of months and have been rewarded with nearly 200 highest graded copies available in their August Event Auction.

“Nearly every copy of these comics is coming back with stark white pages and collectors are brimming over with anticipation of the opportunity to bid on a book that will lend itself to instant bragging rights,” Rob Reynolds, Director of Consignments said.

Highest Graded White Page Suschas examples:

Amazing Spider-Man #116 CGC 9.8
Incredible Hulk #161 CGC 9.8
Iron Man #23 CGC 9.8
Marvel Two-in-One #1 CGC 9.8
Silver Surfer #18 CGC 9.8
Thor #198 CGC 9.8
Tomb of Dracula #1 CGC 9.8
Uncle Scrooge #100 CGC 9.8
Werewolf by Night #9 CGC 9.8

Click here for the nearly 200 Suscha News Pedigree Books in the August Event Auction including almost 100 highest graded examples and a pretty copy of Amazing Spider-Man #25 CGC 9.6.

Top Golden Age lots include:

Action Comics #1 CGC 4.5
All-Star Comics #8 CGC 5.0
Archie Comics #37 CGC 9.4
Amazing Man Comics #5 CGC 3.5
Captain America Comics #55 CGC 9.2
Century of Comics CGC 7.5
Champion Comics #2 CGC 9.2
Detective Comics #3 CGC 5.0
Donald Duck Four Color #4 CGC 5.5
Green Hornet Comics #12 CGC 9.6 Church
Green Lantern #1 CGC 6.0 R
More Fun Comics #61 CGC 9.4
New Comics #10 CGC 9.0
Sensation Comics #1 CGC 5.5
Special Edition Comics #1 CGC 9.8 Allentown
Superman #24 CGC 9.0

Top Silver/Bronze Age lots include:

Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 6.5 Stan Lee Sig. Series
Amazing Spider-Man #45 CGC 9.8
Amazing Spider-Man #69 CGC 9.8
Batman #227 CGC 9.8
Fantastic Four #25 CGC 9.4
Journey into Mystery #83 CGC 9.2 R
Journey into Mystery #84 CGC 8.5
X-Men #51 CGC 9.8

Click here for the entire auction – start bidding now as time is almost up! As always, does not charge buyer’s premiums. Winners pay the hammer price plus shipping (and sales tax only if they live in the State of NY). also offers generous cash advances up to $1 million dollars for top-notch consignments. The auction is online. Contact Rob Reynolds at 212-895-3999 or e-mail him at For international callers, dial 001-212-895-3999. is an online marketplace for comic buyers and sellers, focusing on comic books published between 1930 - 1975. Membership is free, and members may list their comics for sale or auction for free. brokers transactions, and accepts a low 10% commission only after comics are sold through the site.

This is a guest article. The thoughts and opinions in this piece are those of their author and are not necessarily the thoughts of the Certified Collectibles Group.

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