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8/4/2018
  New 9.8 & 9.6 Marvel & DC Consignment in Pedigree Comics' August Grand Auction

Pedigree Comics, Inc. is continuing to accept consignments for their upcoming August Grand Auction. The auction is scheduled to begin in just over two (2) weeks, on the night of Monday, August 20th and last for ten (10) days until the night of Thursday, August 30th as a separate event on the Pedigree Comics website (www.PedigreeComics.com). There is no Buyers Premium on any of the lots in the auction and most of the items will have no reserve. Every book is CGC or CBCS graded and the minimum bid is only $100 for this Grand Auction. You can view over 350 high grade comics in the Auction Preview right now. Just go to the Pedigree Comics website and click on the Auction banner.

This auction is a godsend for all high grade Marvel Silver and Bronze Age collectors and investors and will feature a brand new high grade CBCS consignment, an incredible brand new consignment of all super high grade (9.8 and 9.6) CGC certified Marvel and DC Silver and Bronze Age books plus a consignment featuring a near-complete run of Marvel Team-Up between #1 and #129, all in 9.8 (save for the #1 in 9.6)!

The focus of this article is the new super high grade all CGC consignment of Silver and Bronze Age Marvels and DC's that were recently added to the Auction Preview. There are over 200 new books from this collection to choose from, and almost every one is a 9.8 or a 9.6!! There are many different titles to choose from, including nice groups of Action Comics, Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers, Batman, Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Flash, Justice League of America, World's Finest Comics and X-Men plus many other titles. Most of the books are the highest certified copy to date. Here are the highlights of the brand new consignment:

  • Action Comics 347 9.8
  • Action Comics 380 9.8
  • Action comics 387 9.8
  • Adventure Comics 382 9.8
  • Adventure Comics 388 9.8
  • Amazing Spider-Man 38 9.4
  • Amazing Spider-Man 59 9.6
  • Amazing Spider-Man 66 9.6
  • Amazing Spider-Man 72 9.6
  • Amazing Spider-Man 79 9.4
  • Astonishing Tales 26 9.8
  • Astonishing Tales 28 9.8
  • Avengers 69 9.8
  • Avengers 131 9.8
  • Batman 128 9.4
  • Batman 176 9.4
  • Batman 338 9.8
  • Captain Marvel 10 9.8
  • Daredevil 67 9.8
  • Daredevil 68 9.8
  • Daredevil 82 9.8
  • Detective Comics 294 9.4
  • Doc Savage 1 9.8
  • Fantastic Four 47 9.4
  • Fantastic Four 59 9.8
  • Fantastic Four 109 9.8
  • Flash 132 9.8
  • Flash 148 9.8
  • Flash 181 9.8
  • Flash 183 9.8
  • Flash 225 9.8
  • Giant-Size Fantastic Four 6 9.8
  • Giant-Size Man-Thing 3 9.8
  • Giant-Size Man-Thing 4 9.8
  • Green Lantern 19 9.4
  • Hero For Hire 12 9.8
  • Hero For Hire 15 9.8
  • House of Secrets 92 9.6 ((CGC Signature SERIES)
  • Justice League of America 63 9.8
  • Justice League of America 110 9.8
  • Justice League of America 139 9.8
  • Justice League of America 141 9.8
  • Marvel Premiere 19 9.8
  • Nick Fury 14 9.8
  • Silver Surfer 6 9.6
  • Silver Surfer 15 9.8
  • Star Wars 1 9.8
  • Star Wars 2 9.8
  • Star Wars 3 9.8
  • Sub-Mariner 12 9.8
  • Superboy 98 9.6
  • Superboy 144 9.8
  • Superboy 152 9.8
  • Superman 214 9.8
  • Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 127 9.8
  • Tales to Astonish 58 9.4
  • Thor 151 9.8
  • Thor 152 9.8
  • Wolverine Limited Series 1 9.8 (CGC Signature SERIES)
  • World's Finest Comics 152 9.6
  • World's Finest Comics 245 9.8
  • World's Finest Comics 253 9.8
  • World's Finest Comics 259 9.8
  • World's Finest Comics 262 9.8
  • X-Men 47 9.8
  • X-Men 78 9.8
  • X-Men 115 9.8
  • X-Men 129 9.8
  • X-Men 130 9.8

If you have high grade CGC or CBCS certified comic books to sell or consign, do yourself a favor and contact Pedigree Comics' CEO and President, Doug Schmell. Please go to the site (www.PedigreeComics.com) and read the following for all consignment information or contact him directly at (561) 422-1120 or (561) 596-911 or by email at DougSchmell@pedigreecomics.com.

Pedigree is still accepting consignments for the August Grand Auction and will continue to do so until the night of Tuesday, August 21st.  The sooner you consign your books the more exposure they will receive. Pedigree aggresively promotes and advertises each auction and sends periodic newsletters to all of their over 24,000 customers announcing the auction items. They also offer generous cash advances for quality consignments so check the site for consignment instructions and get your books in now.

Mr. Schmell invites you to take advantage of Pedigree’s many outstanding services. Consignors maximize their profits selling in a Grand Auction, more so than on any other auction site or auction house. They do not charge a buyers’ premium, an amount that most bidders take into consideration when bidding in other sites (the bidders simply deduct the buyers’ premium amount, usually 20% of the winning price, from their final bid, meaning less $$ to the consignor and more to the auction site). The higher the value of your book(s) that sell in a Grand Auction, the more $$ you take home under Pedigree Comics’ Climbing Scale as follows:

A Climbing Scale is in effect for consigned comics with a winning bid as follows:

  • 10% Commission for any consigned item that sells up to $10,000 (Consignor’s Proceeds = $90% of the final bid price);
  • 9% Commission for any consigned item that sells over $10,000 and up to $25,000 (Consignor’s Proceeds = $91% of the final bid price);
  • 8% Commission for any consigned item that sells over $25,000 and up to $50,000 (Consignor’s Proceeds = $92% of the final bid price);
  • 6% Commission for any consigned item that sells over $50,000 and up to $100,000 (Consignor’s Proceeds = $94% of the final bid price);
  • 5% Commission for any consigned item that sells over $100,000 (Consignor’s Proceeds = $95% of the final bid price).

Pedigree consistently sets new sales records for Golden Age, Silver Age and Bronze Age comic books in each of their bi-monthly auctions and they do not saturate the market with the same material each month. Grand Auctions are unique and exciting, with brand new CGC and CBCS certified and diversified, highest quality material in each event. Why take home less $$ and settle for less by consigning with someone else?

There are three easy ways to consign your books to the upcoming August Grand Auction. The only criteria is that the books must be CGC or CBCS graded and worth no less than $100.00. If you have high grade raw books that you want to have certified and sold in the April auction or a future Grand Auction, you can utilize Pedigree’s Raw To Riches Consignment Service, in which they will have your books certified under their account and will lay out all the CGC or CBCS grading fees in advance for you (refer to the website and their Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide advertisement for all the details of the Raw to Riches Consignment Service). Here is how to consign:

1. Ship your books to their offices in Wellington, Florida. They will inventory, scan and upload each book into the Grand Auction listing. The items will be listed under your personal account and you will receive email notification at the conclusion of the auction with a list of every consigned book that sold along with the winning bid made.

2. Email the scans of the books you wish to consign directly to them at DougSchmell@pedigreecomics.com. They will format and upload each scan onto their server and then put each book into the Grand Auction listing. Please use a .jpeg format with the resolution set at 72 and the pixel width at no more than 1200 for optimum clarity. If you do not have a scanner you can use a digital camera.

3. You can upload your own scans, item information, book descriptions and reserve amounts, if any, by utilizing their Automated Consignment System. Just register onto the site (www.PedigreeComics.com) and login, click the “Customer Page” tab under “Your Account” and then click “Consignments” (under the “Auctions” heading). You will then be able to enter the Pedigree Comics Consignment Management System and list your own CGC and CBCS certified books. You will receive an email once you have uploaded the scan and book information for each individual item into the system and they will then review the information imparted for accuracy. The item(s) will then be added to the Grand Auction listing to be bid on. You will be amazed how simple it is to use the Automated Consignment System.

If you have any questions or comments about the consignment process, any of the auction lots or about the August Grand Auction in general, please contact Mr. Schmell at (561) 422-1120 (office) or (561) 596-9111 (cell) or at DougSchmell@pedigreecomics.com. For any financial related and consignment payment questions, please contact their CFO, Lisa Shapiro, at LisaJoy@pedigreecomics.com and for any technical related questions or concerns, please contact their Web Master at WebDesigner@pedigreecomics.com.

 



 
     
     

 

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