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9/14/2018
  Brand New Super High Grade Marvel & DC Consignment in Pedigree Comics' October Auction!

Big News!! According to Doug Schmell, President and CEO of Pedigree Comics, Inc., he just received on consignment a phenomenal, super high grade (almost all 9.8's and 9.6's) CGC collection of Silver and Bronze Age Marvels and DC's for his company's upcoming October Grand Auction. The auction is scheduled to begin in just over two (2) weeks, on the night of Monday, October 1st and last for ten (10) days until the night of Thursday, October 11th 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 listings 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 150 high grade comics in the Auction Preview right now. Just go to the Pedigree Comics website and click on the Auction banner.

This auction will also feature an incredible brand new CGC certified Marvel Team-Up consignment featuring a near-complete run of Marvel Team-Up between #1 and #130, all in 9.8 (save for the #1 in 9.6) plus a fabulous group of books (all high grade CGC certified Marvels and DC's) that Mr. Schmell, purchased at last month's Wizard World Chicago Convention. These books are currently at the CGC's offices (over 70 books in total) awaiting certification and should be graded and ready for listing the weekend of Friday, September 21st. There are many great titles to choose from including a nice group of Silver Age Amazing Spider-Man and Superman.

The super high grade Silver and Bronze Age Marvel and DC CGC consignment contains many titles and issues (over 100 books in total) and most of the books are in 9.8 grade! The books were just consigned to Pedigree Comics this past week. Here are just some of the highlights:

  • Amazing Spider-Man 47 9.6
  • Amazing Spider-Man 129 9.8
  • Amazing Spider-Man 136 9.8
  • Amazing Spider-Man 140 9.8
  • Avengers 39 9.6
  • Avengers 96 9.8
  • Batman 241 9.6
  • Batman Adventures 12 9.8
  • Detective Comics 422 9.8
  • Fantastic Four 121 9.8
  • Forever People 1 9.8
  • Green Lantern 40 9.4
  • Green Lantern 43 9.6
  • Green Lantern 66 9.6
  • Green Lantern 70 9.6
  • Hero For Hire 7 9.8
  • Iron Fist 14 9.8
  • Justice League of America 12 9.4
  • Justice League of America 15 9.4
  • Justice League of America 16 9.4
  • Justice League of America 18 9.4
  • Justice League of America 20 9.4
  • Justice League of America 52 9.8
  • Justice League of America 77 9.8
  • Justice League of America 82 9.8
  • Justice League of America 90 9.8
  • Marvel Feature 2 9.8
  • Mister Miracle 1 9.6
  • New Gods 1 9.8
  • New Gods 7 9.8
  • Shazam 25 9.8
  • Spectre 8 9.8
  • Strange Tales 157 9.8
  • Sub-Mariner 6 9.8
  • Sub-Mariner 28 9.8
  • Tales of Asgard 1 9.8
  • Tales of Suspense 48 9.2
  • Tales of Suspense 71 9.8
  • Tales of Suspense 82 9.8
  • Tales of Suspense 84 9.8
  • Teen Titans 28 9.8
  • Thor 134 9.4

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 now accepting consignments for the October Grand Auction and will continue to do so until the night of Monday, October 1st. 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 October 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 October 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 October 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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