I experimented with using plexiglas when I designed these and they definately look better without. . Even with Mylar Bags and Lignin-free boards your comics will still suffer from acid damage. Initially i was looking for black. The older the comic is, the wider it gets. How long it takes me to get a new order out depends on how big the previous batch was, and how far along I am in processing the old batch when you happen to place your order, and finally the size of the new batch and your position in it. I know this is an older post, but im glad i came across it.
The blog poster found a company that will ship you the frames! Amazing Spider-Man 1 — 1st Issue of series, tied for 1st Marvel crossover Solid 1 issue of the most popular Marvel Super Hero. Comic book preservation supplies are available from your local comic shop or from an Internet retailer. What size frame should I pick? I will tell you there are no screws, hinges, or any small pieces to look after. When you get into the crossover zone between ages you might have comics that don't fit. Wolfman would associate himself with the title for sixteen years, while Perez established a large fan base and sought-after pencilling style. Thanks again for posting this. This is hands down the 1 Silver Age book and has been the biggest mover over the last 5 years, appreciating in value each time a copy comes to market.
Check out the dollar comic book frame post called: Comic Book Frame. The steps below provide you with guidelines in choosing the right size of storage materials for your comics collection. And every comic published today owes something to it. Ward left for college, and alter ego Bruce Wayne left , in previous month's Batman comic. Comics do not sag or bend while on display, and no part of the frame ever touches the comic.
This size accommodates Golden Age comics from 1943 up to Silver Age comics published in 1960. Personally I really like lower grade Fair to Very Good Keys. But having comics all over the place, and not wanting to put them away right away presents a challenge with living space. What should I know about the acid in my comics? That said, this is one of the toughest Silver Age comics to find period. In spite of the House Styles, those artists who could draw apart from these would gain some notoriety. My frames are designed for handling and changing out often, and the more handling, the more opportunity for glass to break.
I gotta admit i had so much fun matching the covers to the different colors of paper. And then, in the September-October 1956 issue of 's Showcase, something magical happened. Many of the more fantasy-based heroes of the Golden Age were remade with scientific origins and powers. Brave and Bold 28 — 1st Justice League of America A revamping of the Golden Age Justice Society of America with a few modifications and Silver Age versions of Flash and Green Lantern. Long since been detached at the staples, right? The tough brown cover and the poor paper quality have lead to a lot of these hitting the market in Fair to Good+ condition. Also the 1st appearance of Despero. Her suggesting the staggered method worked very well, this stops the visual reference points of straight lines, so that your eyes do not find imperfections as easily.
The compartment space behind the comic is stained the same color as the frame. Ideally, turnaround time is 7-10 days, but it can take longer. I picked up my cardstock at meijer and it had 5 different colors i just figured I use the black until i got home and started playing with different colors and comics. Comics sold on newsstands were distributed on the basis that unsold copies were returned to the publisher. Fantastic Four 5 — 1st Appearance of Doctor Doom The only villain 1st appearance to make the list. If flat rate is cheaper than what the shopping cart charges you then I will refund the difference.
Comics produced from the 1980s onward were produced in greater quantities than those prior to that time and therefore are less valuable and first issues, first appearances of popular characters, or iconic and well-liked stories, tend to sell better than later stories or less-famous characters or stories. Such names include , , , , , and. They also took over the licensing of 's from long-time publisher and began adapting other Burroughs creations, such as , the , and the. A remake of super-speed character with a new costume, secret identity, and origin spiked the sales charts. The market is not as soft on this book right as it was a year ago, with Good to Very Good examples seemingly affordable compared to the other comics on this list. Enjoy your brilliantly easy work It was a success! Expect a solid annual gain on this issue for years to come. Market has been recovering slowly though and sales still bring in slightly over guide prices, which one should expect to continue.
Both spinoffs from and notable for their often bizarre plots and even more bizarre science. The Silver Age occurred alongside. After the Bronze Age came the , alternatively referred to as the Dark Age of Comic Books. Is ac ode to live by… you seem like a great guy! Over time, social mores relaxed and the moral panic around comic books faded. Just as with Flash, the new Silver Age Green Lantern was a new character as well with Hal Jordan wielding the ring instead of Alan Scott. Some are new investors coming over from Art, Antiques, Stocks, or Real Estate market. Suddenly many titles featured reprints: X-Men, Sgt.