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 484430051
Amazing Spider-Man #1-#100 Mary Jane's a 9.8 10395336863
Avengers #1-#100 Avengers Outcasts 343428040
Avengers #1-#100 Not Emma Peel's Gang 9999136235
Avengers #1-#100 Unnamed set - 61737 662618 69

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 191118567
Daredevil #1-#157 I Wear My Sunglasses At Night 835186362
DC 80 Page Giant Giant Flash 774835

F

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Fantastic Four Captain Tripps' Outcasts A few scattered issues Tripps (...) 10315436741
Fantastic Four (Complete with Variants) Trey's Heroes 10312436741
Fantastic Four (Complete with Variants) Unnamed set - 50924 28322413
Fantastic Four Lee-Kirby #1-#102 A Set In Progress Anybody selling any FFs cheap? 9990430321
Flash #105-#350 A few extras and dups 20965
Flash #105-#350 Flash Also Rans 11043126479
Flash #105-#350 Flash Rejects 281125934
Flash #105-#350 Sheldon's Envy 25099328696

G

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Ghost Rider (1973) 20 cents 111100 26
Green Lantern (1960) #1-#89 GL Alternates 374137352
Green Lantern (1960) #1-#89 Leonard's Lantern 8898145872
Green Lantern (1960) Complete Early Leonard's 331534952
Green Lantern (1960) Complete Ryan Reynolds' Nemesis 8842163823
Green Lantern (1960) #76-#89 Later Lanterns 1410030560

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 204613764
Journey Into Mystery #83-#125 Norsk Gods Rock 43100176213
Justice League of America #1-#100 Big Bang Boys Club 595965689
Justice League of America #1-#100 Big Bang Rejects 222076

M

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

S

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Showcase #1-#104 A Few Asteroids 6560079 3
Showcase #1-#104 Entourage's Aquaman 102925
Showcase #22-#24 Showcase Lanterns 310020529
Strange Tales #101-#188 Just the FF 333735060
Superman #1-#423 Flashing BY 10250

T

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Tales of Suspense #39-#99 Downey's Meal Ticket 5996173743
Tales of Suspense #39-#99 Early Prototypes 223615781
Tales of Suspense #1-#99 Later TOSs 5959172368
Tales to Astonish #27 & #35-#101 20th Century Gulliver 6088119456
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 5554115931

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 6598155948
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Unnamed set - 61738 426330637
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Unnamed set - 61739 461449
X-Men (1963) (Complete) A Mutant By Any Other Name 6611165563
X-Men (1963) (Complete) X-Men Rejects 43732487









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