wallstreetrebel


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wallstreetrebel's Bio
Little did I know when I was spending a dollar to buy 8 comics a month at the local drug store in Oxford MS that they would ever be commanding the prices now seen on internet auctions. In fact, we use to laugh about the kid down the street who would pay us $5 for back issues he missed. I had all the Marvel keys as a kid, but my mother decided that her Home and Gardens were more worthy of keeping than my comics when I left for college. We still have a few hundred originals, but most are simply readers after being stored in the basement for too many years.

I started collecting again with my son, who is now a comic fanatic, before he could even read. It's a great father/son hobby, if a little on the expensive side. Still, with the stock market performing as it has the last decade, comics seem like a pretty safe investment. I tell my son that if he can keep them in good shape until he's my age, they may well be worth a fortune. Of course, by then who knows what will be fashionable, but we can always dream.

We live in ATL now-formerly NYC-and collect about 12 silver-age books, although we have yet to complete any runs. So all our collections are still works in progress. And yes, we are huge Big Bang Theory fans.






    

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A

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Amazing Spider-Man #1-#100 A few dups 615661498
Amazing Spider-Man #1-#100 Mary Jane's a 9.8 10496402141 5
Avengers #1-#100 Avengers Outcasts 333327415 18
Avengers #1-#100 Not Emma Peel's Gang 100100143825 2
Avengers #1-#100 Unnamed set - 61737 662618 85
Avengers #1-#250 Wallstreet's Newest Project 000 195

B

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Brave and the Bold #1-#200 More Odd Lots 10436

C

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Captain America #100-#454 Not worth a name 10630

D

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Daredevil #1-#157 A Not So Courageous Set 171017027 23
Daredevil #1-#157 I Wear My Sunglasses At Night 945886694 5
DC 80 Page Giant Giant Flash 774835

F

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Fantastic Four (Complete) Captain Tripps' Outcasts A few scattered issues Tripps (...) 11216516838 1
Fantastic Four (Complete with Variants) Trey's Heroes 11013513643 1
Fantastic Four (Complete with Variants) Unnamed set - 50924 647131664 2
Fantastic Four Lee-Kirby #1-#102 A Set In Progress Anybody selling any FFs cheap? 10798512313 1
Flash #105-#350 A few extras and dups 10410
Flash #105-#350 Flash Also Rans 10341122015 2
Flash #105-#350 Flash Rejects 261021119
Flash #105-#350 Sheldon's Envy 25099332408 1

G

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Ghost Rider (1973) 20 cents 111100 29
Green Lantern (1960) #1-#89 GL Alternates 424736540 8
Green Lantern (1960) #1-#89 Leonard's Lantern 89100149127 1
Green Lantern (1960) Complete Early Leonard's 261221757
Green Lantern (1960) Complete Ryan Reynolds' Nemesis 9244170802 1
Green Lantern (1960) #76-#89 Later Lanterns 1410030560 1

I

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Iron Man #1-#100 A COUPLE OF AFTERTHOUGHTS 22868

J

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Journey Into Mystery #83-#125 A few more dups 357937571
Journey Into Mystery #83-#125 Norsk Gods Rock 4397182213 1
Justice League of America #1-#100 Big Bang Boys Club 636369084 4
Justice League of America #1-#100 Big Bang Rejects 222076

M

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Metal Men Odd Lots 116750 6

S

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Showcase #1-#104 A Few Asteroids 76145228 1
Showcase #1-#104 Entourage's Aquaman 102925
Showcase #22-#24 Showcase Lanterns 26618050 1
Strange Tales #101-#188 Just the FF 333736305 5
Superman #1-#423 Flashing BY 10250

T

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Tales of Suspense #39-#99 Downey's Meal Ticket 61100198943 1
Tales of Suspense #39-#99 Early Prototypes 294750225
Tales of Suspense #1-#99 Later TOSs 5959172368 1
Tales to Astonish #27 & #35-#101 20th Century Gulliver 6798132150 1
Tales to Astonish #27 & #35-#101 Unnamed set - 50845 11167495
Tales to Astonish #1-#101 A Not So Astonishing Set Too many holes in this one 6766131480 1

W

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
World's Finest (1941) Just the Flash 10775

X

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Second Class 66100159838 5
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Unnamed set - 61738 406028419
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Unnamed set - 61739 461400
X-Men (1963) (Complete) A Mutant By Any Other Name 6610156335 2
X-Men (1963) (Complete) X-Men Rejects 41629994









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