Millie the Model; Vol 1, 172 Silver Age Romance Comic Book. VF+ (8.5). July 1969. Marvel Comics

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Millie the Model; Vol 1, 172 Silver Age Romance Comic Book. VF+ (8.5). July 1969. Marvel Comics

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$30.00

Rare find — there's only 1 of these in stock.

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Vintage from the 1960s


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From Fairhaven, MA
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Description

Millie the Model 172 was written by Stan Lee, with art by Stan Goldberg. Millie, along with Patsy Walker were Marvel two popular "girls" comics, basically from the 1940's until the early 70's. They can be really hard to find in nice condition and they were considered at one time trash comics by collectors. This is one of the nicer ones I have seen in a while.

Comic is in VF+ (8.5) condition. It only has two issues. Slight spine stress, and the top right corner has been curled. The top right corner will easily flatten with proper storage, so this book might be a grade higher. Color and gloss is like it was in the 1969. Interior pages are white and supple with no other defects. Again this is one of the better condition Millie's I have seen in awhile.

Comic has been bagged, boarded, boxed, and stored in a climate controlled, smoke free climate.

I have more Millie items in this shop, you can find them here:
http://etsy.me/1W2To1m

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There are a lot of sellers out there who have no clue how to grade, and won't stand behind their grades like I do. IF there is a descrepancy between my grade and what you get sent, contact me. I 100% guarantee my products.
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Additionally, if you arrange different shipping method than my standard shipping method of the US Post Office there could be fees added upon delivery of the item, which are also the responsibility of the purchaser.

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For comic books, all comics I ship are sent in a NEW comic book bag, with a NEW comic book backer board, in addition comics over $35 are sent in a mylar sleeve. Comics are packaged between stiff pieces of card board, and shipped in a poly bubble bag. High value comics, or multiples of more than 6 might be boxed.

At check out you will have a choice of how to ship, based on what you are shipping and it's size/weight. Media Mail shipping is only available for books and records. It is against postal regulations to ship comic books media mail. I am willing to research other shipping options based on request.
Yes, I have approximately 20,000 in storage, all eras. Because of the way Etsy fees work, it is not worth my time to post comics under $4 here. But you can contact me with requests, and I can set up special orders via Etsy for that. I especially have long runs of Late Bronze to Copper Age Comics (1980 to the late 1980's)
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