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#5648921 - 05/03/12 11:21 AM Tales of Suspense #39 (first appearance of iron man)
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Recently was shocked by the grade this got. Grader notes said: Spine readers crease, spine wear, right center front cover lite crease, bottom back cover small lite stain, center back cover lite crease...

WHITE PAGES, 7.0


Picture is the best I can do for now, shows camera flash...

How bad does these factors affect a grade? And would pressing it improve the grade? (Don't care about opinion of right and wrong on pressing, just if it would help). Thanks.


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#5648938 - 05/03/12 11:26 AM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: shine_pittsy]
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It used to at least change but now its just stuck on TOTAL NEWBIE forever.

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Well, thats a TOS 39 not #1

Stains and creases get HAMMERED by CGC ime. What you think is a small crease, CGC can and will drop the grade much farther than you might think it should.

As to pressing, it depends if the creases break color. if they do, a press isnt going to help. If they dont break color, a press might take them out.

What was the grade that book got?
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#5648973 - 05/03/12 11:41 AM Re: Tales of Suspense #39 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: shine_pittsy]
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tough to tell from those 2 pics but since the grade was lower than what you expected, I am throwing out a wag of 5.5 based on the notes.
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#5648979 - 05/03/12 11:43 AM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: sufunk]
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It received a 7... respectful but still... I have been tracking this one comic on Heritage auctions, and the comic looks way worse than mine.

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#5648983 - 05/03/12 11:45 AM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: shine_pittsy]
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if that got a 7.0 with those notes, then don't ever crack, press or resub this book in my opinion.
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#5649068 - 05/03/12 12:11 PM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: etanick]
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 Originally Posted By: etanick
if that got a 7.0 with those notes, then don't ever crack, press or resub this book in my opinion.


+1 billion! I can see the spine roll in the first photograph. I don't think you should be disappointed with that grade. I would be jumping up and down!
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#5649100 - 05/03/12 12:17 PM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: Columbia Comics]
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Since you can see the roll, why would one not press and resubmit??
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#5649118 - 05/03/12 12:22 PM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: shine_pittsy]
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ALSO: this book has WHITE pages... does that help the grade? Or is that even considered?
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#5649125 - 05/03/12 12:24 PM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: shine_pittsy]
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I believe PQ helps the grade.

My main ? is...why didn't you have it pressed prior to submission?
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#5649127 - 05/03/12 12:25 PM Re: Tales of Suspense #1 (first appearance of iron man) [Re: Columbia Comics]
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If I just sell the car, I can up my bid...


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Never heard about it, until recently... Sort of took up the hobby again, after years off
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