Playboy January 1954 (Volume 1 #2) VF/Near Mint. 1 of Top 2 Highest. Personal Views About this Issue. Widely acknowledged as the "hardest issue to find" in extraordinary condition, this rare copy rarely appears for sale.
Currently, as of this listing date, this is the only individual High Grade 9.0 or better listed. Of the 136 graded issues, only 10 are this grade or higher. In addition, this issue has the elusive "White Pages" moniker, which makes it that much more desirable. Features the 1st "Playmate", Milt Canif Comics, and Bob Hope picking a beauty pageant winner.
52 pages of period advertising and 1st Playboy Bunny appearance. Encapsulated in the patented solid plastic slab' to protect it today and for the long term future of this classic issue. Don't hesitate to contact me with any questions. And above all, don't let it get away. Playmate of the Month: Margie Harrison Estimated Circulation: Unknown Features.Playboy Goes to an Art Ball. Bird of Prey by John Collier. Nudes by Andre de Dienes. Some Historic Facts from 1954..... Marilyn Monroe Marries Joe DiMaggio. La Salle Beats Bradley in Final Four. Sam Snead wins the 18th Masters Tournament.
Detroit Red Wings win Stanley Cup. "The Caine Mutiny" Is Released. "On The Waterfront" Is Released. Marilyn Monroe Films'Skirt' Scene for The Seven Year Itch.9.6 Near Mint +. 8.5 Very Fine +.
4.5 Very Good +. Contact Me if you need Additional Grader Notes or More Photos. CGC is the recognized grading authority for comics and magazines. If you have a preferred carrier I will be happy to utilize them. If not offered in listing Please contact me for Information.Any International Sale must be Approved by Me prior to the Sale. If the return is accepted the seal must be intact and the sale receipt included. HIGH GRADE Collectibles Listed below............... The item "Playboy January 1954 CGC 9.0 (Very Fine/Near Mint) Scarce in this Condition" is in sale since Friday, April 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Magazines". The seller is "gatefold" and is located in Strongsville, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.