Sale of best Marvel Silver Age comic collection ever offered closes July 26

X-men No. 1

Heritage Auction’s July 26 comic book auction features the Doug Schmell/PedigreeComics.com collection, featuring the single greatest grouping of Silver Age Marvel CGC No. 1 registry sets ever assembled. “After watching Heritage become, by far, the world’s largest comics auction house, I knew that it was the perfect choice for me to sell my private collection to realize the highest prices,” Schmell said. Read More +

Wheaton Haunted Halloween Flea Market mixes costumes, celebrities and collectibles

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“This is more of a ‘happening’ than just shopping experience,” said one visitor as she entered the DuPage County Fairgrounds for the First Annual Wheaton, Ill., Haunted Halloween All-Niter Market Oct. 29. Promoter
Bob Zurko pulled out all the stops as he offered a fairgrounds full of vendors with collectable goodies along with a varied schedule of attractions including a costume ball, live bands, hay rides, a beer garden, a pumpkin carving contest, a costume contest, an autograph table stocked with movie/TV stars and WWF wrestlers. Read More +

Antique Trader and Comics Buyer’s Guide Present: Captain America – The most patriotic hero of all

With Captain America: The First Avenger opening in theaters July 22, folks are unearthing many Cap collectibles and wondering what they have and, more importantly, what it’s worth. In this free, 12-page color download, we give you identification and prices for Captain America comic books and collectibles and history on the character!
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