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Comic Description: Marvel Tales 124 Universal
Grade: 4.0
Page Quality: CREAM TO OFF-WHITE
Certification #: 2039140006
Owner: GAM

SET DETAILS

Custom Sets: Comics of the Crime, Horror & Weird Variety
Designed for Delinquency
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Sets Competing: The Strangest Stories Ever Told!  Score: 43
Research: See CGC's Census Report for this Comic

Owner's Description

Marvel Tales #124 is featured on a poster board prop used in the 1954 U.S. Senate subcommittee hearings exploring the link between comics and juvenile delinquency.

The poster board, displaying 24 comics of the “Crime, Horror & Weird Variety”, appears in a picture with Senator Robert C. Hendrickson (Chairman of the Senate subcommittee). Standing alongside Senator Hendrickson is New York State Assemblyman James A. Fitzpatrick. Fitzpatrick chaired a similar juvenile delinquency subcommittee of the New York State Legislature. Marvel Tales #124 is located on the poster board at row 1, 4th in from the left.



 
 
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