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Cookeville Pedigree

The “origin” This comic book pedigree originates from Cookeville, Tennessee, nestled in the heart of the state on the scenic Cumberland Plateau. In 1925, Cookeville boasted a population…

Eldon Pedigree

As a collector of comic books I am always on the lookout for interesting editions to add to my collection.  For a while now I’ve focused on locating…

Lois Stewart Collection

Daily throughout the 20th century armies of kids across the country walked, pulled wagons and rode bicycles crisscrossing up and down every single street of every single town…

Promise Pedigree

Billed as likely the last great original owner Golden Age comic book collection and frequently ranked as second only to the famed Mile High/Edgar Church pedigree I can’t…

Jimmy Peterson Collection

A short time after my father (Jim) passed away, I ran across a collection of books being sold on eBay – many of which were signed “Jimmy Peterson”…

Daisy Air Rifle Company File Copy

The unquestionable heavyweight in advertising within the golden age comic books was the Daisy Air Rifle Company. A perusal through the funny pages of any random copy, from…

Rockford pedigree

Named for the location of the anonymous original owner (Rockford, Illinois) the Rockford pedigree ranks among the most cherished by collectors. According to the origin story, all the…

Cape Cod collection

Like the Fred Schwab collection the Cape Cod pedigree is not a CGC recognized pedigree.  That might be because it contained under 1,000 copies or that it lacked…

Recil Macon pedigree

Kids love reading comics.  And that was probably never truer than in the era before television (just half of U.S. households had a T.V. by the mid 1950’s)….

Mile High/Edgar Church pedigree

Like Superman reigning upon his thrown as the king of the superheroes, the Mile High/Edgar Church pedigree levitates high above all other comic pedigrees.  Exactly why would that…