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Maxim 2012 San Diego ComicCon   San Diego Source - Independent Retailers

Scoop - SDCC #2   Scoop - SDCC #1

Bloomberg News   CBS Early Show

Saturday Night Live on the Action Comics #1 $2M sale   Televisa (NOTE:  No subtitles!)

WABC-7 New York City   New York Post on Action Comics #1

Associated Press on Action Comics #1   Action Comics #1 CGC 9.0 on Fox Business

Comic Con Spike TV Interview   Danny Simmons Interview

NBC CHICAGO   BURIED TREASURE

SPIKE TV   BBC News

Bloomberg News   CBS News

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HOLLYWOOD TREASURE (Ep. 3)   HOLLYWOOD TREASURE (Ep. 8)

$1.1 Million Comic   Time Warner San Diego

Fox News   CBS COMIC CON SPECIAL

GOOD DAY NY   MSNBC

CBS 2 CHICAGO   HUNT FOR AMAZING TREASURES

MTV GEEK (Jerry Robinson)   MTV GEEK (Vincent Zurzolo)

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Monsters and Money   Stephen Fishler on AP

Big Apple Con 2009   Wizard World 2009

Vincent Zurzolo on Fox Business   Stephen Fishler on CNN

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ARTICLES

USA Today
Pow! Comic book investing can be smart money
(August 6, 2015)

Accredited Investor Markets
Taking Comic Books Seriously Can Lead to Serious Money for Investors
(August 1, 2015)

SmartBiz
Vincent Zurzolo and Metropolis Comics
(August 1, 2015)

CRAIN'S New York
Comics seller's growth hits heroic levels
(November 24, 2014)

BRUTUS
BRUTUS Magazine
(July 1, 2012)

Wall Street Journal
A Haven for Aged Super Heroes
(June 23, 2012)

LONDON DAILY MAIL
Batman creator's personal copies to be auctioned
(August 14, 2014)

SLATE
Buy the Check That Bought Superman
(April 13, 2012)

THE DAILY MAIL UK
For Sale: The Cheque That Gave Birth To Superman,
The Golden Age of Comics and a Legal Battle of Heroic Proportions

(April 13, 2012)

GEMSTONE SCOOP
Superman Check: Comments from Stan Lee
(April 12, 2012)

NEW YORK POST
A Reality 'Check' For Superman
(March 28, 2012)

THE NEW YORK TIMES
A Fateful Superman Check Is Up For Auction
(March 27, 2012)

BLEEDING COOL NEWS
For Sale At Auction: The Check That Bought Superman
(March 23, 2012)

WIKI COLLECTING
Vincent Zurzolo Interview
(February 20, 2012)

CNN
Super Price for Super Comic
(December 2, 2011)

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Action Comics 1 Sells for $2.16 Million in Auction
(December 1, 2011)

BLEEDING COOL NEWS
The First Comic To Break The $2 Million Barrier
(December 1, 2011)

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR
Action Comics 1, Superman Debut, Sells for $2.16 Million in Auction
(December 1, 2011)

MTV
Actor's Pristine Copy of 'Superman' Debut Sets Record
(December 1, 2011)

WASHINGTON POST
Superman Soars! Rare 1938 Comic Book Sells for Record $2.1M
(November 30, 2011)

HUFFINGTON POST
Stolen Comic Expected To Shatter Expensive Record
(November 29, 2011)

YAHOO!
Rare Comic Expected To Fetch Over $1.5 Million
(November 28, 2011)

Comic Book Being Sold Online...For 2 Million Dollars?! WTF?!
PEREZ HILTON
(November 14, 2011)

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
Stolen Superman Comic Poised to Break Auction Record
(November 11, 2011)

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Amazing Spiderman's Million Dollar Adventure
(March 8, 2011)

MTV GEEK
Jerry Robinson Auctions Classic Comic Art
(November 11, 2010)

AM NEW YORK
Comic Art Auction Could Break Records
(November 9, 2010)

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Original Superman, Joker Art Covers To Sell At Online Auction, Owned By Comics Pioneer
(November 9, 2010)

NEW YORK POST
‘Joker’ Creator Selling Prized Original Comic Book Covers
(November 9, 2010)

WALL STREET JOURNAL
Batman and Superman Under the Hammer
(November 6, 2010)

BOXOFFICE.COM
Costume Publicity: A Look at the Significance of Superhero Attire
(June 8, 2010)

20/20
Superhero Obsession: Why We Love Fantasy
(May 31, 2010)

EXAMINER.COM
Zombies, Werewolfs & Con Girls…Oh My
(May 29, 2010)

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR
Hollywood Hunts Next Comic Book Hero
(May 7, 2010)

DOONESBURY
Worth a Million Bucks
(April 11, 2010)

COLLECT.COM
Action Comics No. 1 Sells for $1.5 Million At ComicConnect.com
(April 2, 2010)

AM730 HONG KONG
Superman Comic Book Sells for $1.5M USD
(April 1, 2010)

THE ONION
American Voices: Superman Sells for $1.5 Million
(April 1, 2010)

CBGEXTRA.COM
Action Comics #1 Sells for $1.5 Million on ComicConnect.com
(March 31, 2010)

ISLAM ONLINE
First Ed. Superman Comic Fetches $1.5M
(March 31, 2010)

MUSLIMS.NET
First Ed. Superman Comic Fetches $1.5M
(March 31, 2010)

NEWSARAMA
Action #1 Sells for $1.5 M. If Only I Had a Time Machine…
(March 31, 2010)

NJ STAR LEDGER
Superman Debut Fetches Powerful Sum
(March 31, 2010)

WGN RADIO
MP3 Gary Colabuono Interview on $1.5M Action Comics #1 Sale
(March 31, 2010)

WIRED
Superman Auction Smashes Comic Book Records
(March 31, 2010)

BBC NEWS
Superman Debut Comic Raises $1.5M
(March 30, 2010)

CNN
Rare Comic of Superman Debut Fetches $1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

CNN MONEY
Bam! Superman Comic Book Bops Batman Record
(March 30, 2010)

GEMSTONE SCOOP
Behind the Scenes: $1.5 Million Action Comics #1
(March 30, 2010)

ICV2
‘ACTION’ #1--$1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

IMDB.COM
ACTION COMICS NO. 1’S Super $1.5 MIL SALE
(March 30, 2010)

JAPAN TODAY
Superman Comic Sells for Record $1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Superman’s Debut 1938 Comic Sells for a Record $1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

NEW YORK POST
Another $uper Record
(March 30, 2010)

NY DAILY NEWS
Superman’s Debut 1938 Comic Sells for a Record $1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

SCI FI WIRE
Another Superman Comic Sets New Auction Record: $1.5 M
(March 30, 2010)

WALL STREET JOURNAL
Superman Comic Sells for Record $1.5 Million
(March 30, 2010)

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE
Superman Comic Sells for Record 1.5 Million Dollars
(March 29, 2010)

FOX NEWS
Record Price Paid for Superman Comic Book
(March 29, 2010)

MSN
Superman Comic Sells for $1.5 M, Sets Record
(March 29, 2010)

MSNBC
Superman Comic Sells for $1.5 M, Setting Record
(March 29, 2010)

NBC NEW YORK
Superman Comic Sets Record Sale
(March 29, 2010)

OHIO.COM
Superman Comic Sells for $1.5 M, Setting Record
(March 29, 2010)

TELEGRAPH
Comic Book Record Price Set Again
(March 29, 2010)

THE COMIC SANCTUARY
Action Comics Regains Top Spot. $1.5 Million!!!
(March 29, 2010)

USA TODAY
Superman Comic Sells for $1.5M, Setting Record
(March 29, 2010)

WASHINGTON POST
Ka-Ching! Superman Breaks Record Again With $1.5 M Comic Book
(March 29, 2010)

YAHOO.COM
Superman Comic Sells for $1.5M, Setting Record
(March 29, 2010)

TIME
Briefing: Verbatim
(March 8, 2010)

HINDUSTAN TIMES
Superman’s Debut Comic Book Sells for $1 M
(February 24, 2010)

NPR
I Found A Million-Dollar Comic (In a 5 and 10 Cent Store)
(February 24, 2010)

WGN RADIO
MP3 Gary Colabuono Interview on $1M Action Comics #1 Sale
(February 24, 2010)

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE
First Superman Comic Sells for $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

AGI (ITALY)
Fumetti: Venduto A 1 Milione Di Dollari Il Superman N. 1
(February 23, 2010)

AOL NEWS
First Superman Comic Sells for $1M
(February 23, 2010)

BBC RADIO
MP3 Super Comic Sells for $1M
(February 23, 2010)

BOSTON GLOBE
Comic Book of Steel
(February 23, 2010)

CGCCOMICS.COM
$1,000,000 Sale of Action Comics #1 CGC 8.0 Shatters Records
(February 23, 2010)

CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Superman's Debut Comic Book, Printed in 1938, Sells in NYC for Record-Shattering $1M
(February 23, 2010)

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
What Pop Culture Item Are You Saving for a Big Payoff?
(February 23, 2010)

FORBES.COM
Superman’s Debut Sells in NYC for $1 M
(February 23, 2010)

GEMSTONE SCOOP
Action Comics #1 Graded 8.0 Sells for $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

MONTREAL GAZETTE
Superman’s First Comic Fetches Record $1M
(February 23, 2010)

MTV.COM
Superman Break The Bank As 'Action Comics' #1 Sells for $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

NEW YORK POST
Superman Debut Gets Big Red ‘S’
(February 23, 2010)

THE GUARDIAN
First Superman Sells for $1M
(February 23, 2010)

THE NEW YORK TIMES
Superman’s Debut Comic Sells for $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

THE SUN
‘Super’ Comic Fetches $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

VILLAGE VOICE
The First Action Comics Sold for Record $1 M
(February 23, 2010)

WALL STREET JOURNAL
The First Superman Comic Sells for $1 Million
(February 23, 2010)

XINHUA (CHINA)
Superman Comic Sells for $1M
(February 23, 2010)

ABC NEWS
Superman's Debut Comic Book Sells in NYC for $1M
(February 22, 2010)

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Superman’s Debut Comic Book Sells in NYC for $1M
(February 22, 2010)

BBC NEWS
First Superman Comic Sells for $1 M
(February 22, 2010)

BUENOS AIRES HERALD
Superman Comic Fetches Record US $1 Million
(February 22, 2010)

CBS NEWS
Superman's Debut Comic Book Sells in NYC for $1M
(February 22, 2010)

CBS NEWS RADIO
MP3 Sound Bite on Action Comics #1
(February 22, 2010)

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR
The First Million-Dollar Comic Book
(February 22, 2010)

CNNMONEY.COM
It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… It’s a $1 Million Comic Book
(February 22, 2010)

COMICBOOK.COM
Action Comics #1 Breaks Record for Collector Site
(February 22, 2010)

CRAIN'S
Superman’s Debut Sells for $1 Million
(February 22, 2010)

HUFFINGTON POST
Superman Comic Book Sells for $1 Million
(February 22, 2010)

LA TIMES
Action Comics No. 1 Sale Pushes Superman to New Heights
(February 22, 2010)

MSN
Superman’s Debut Comic Sells for $1 M
(February 22, 2010)

PEREZ HILTON
Rare Superman Comic Sells for a Million!
(February 22, 2010)

PR NEWSWIRE
It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s the First Million Dollar Comic Book
(February 22, 2010)

REUTERS
Superman Comic Fetches Record $1 Million
(February 22, 2010)

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER
Superman’s Debut Comic Book Sells in NYC for $1M
(February 22, 2010)

SCIFIWIRE.COM
First Superman Comic Fetches a Crazy Record of $1 Million!
(February 22, 2010)

SEXUALITY IN ART
Action Comics #1 - First Appearance of Superman – Sells for a Record One Million Dollars
(February 22, 2010)

TVN 24 (POLAND)
Superman Bije Nowy Rekord
(February 22, 2010)

USA TODAY
Superman’s Debut Comic Book Issue Sells for $1 M
(February 22, 2010)

WASHINGTON POST
Call the Daily Planet! Superman Comic Book Sells for Record $1 M
(February 22, 2010)

YAHOO!
Superman’s Debut Comic Book Sells for $1M
(February 22, 2010)

YAHOO! FINANCE
It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s the First Million Dollar Comic Book
(February 22, 2010)

SCOOP
Origin Issue: Vincent Zurzolo
(November 6, 2009)

USA TODAY
Jordan Schnizter Art Museum
(November 3, 2009)

RUSSIA TODAY
Comic Book and Costume To Crisis
(October 21, 2009)

YAHOO! NEWS
Big Apple Comic Con
(October 17, 2009)

ASSOCIATED PRESS
NYC Pop Culture Show Draws TV and Sports Celebs
(October 16, 2009)

SCOOP
Faster Than A Speeding Bullet Exhibit
(October 16, 2009)

USA TODAY
Disney Gets New Comic Heroes with $4 Billion Dollar Deal for Marvel
(September 4, 2009)

SCOOP.COM
Morgan Stanley: Investing in Comics 101
(July 1, 2009)

NEIL CHASE
Batman: The Dark Knight Movie (Radio Interview)
(July 19, 2008)

SEQUART.ORG
Wizard World Chicago '07: How They Made a World
(September 10, 2007)

SCOOP
Comic Zone Welcomes Stan Lee
(June 25, 2004)

SCOOP
Metropolis Sees Record Prices for Silver Age Marvels
(June 18, 2004)

AMERICANWAY
Superheroes Mean Business
(June 15, 2004)

ABCNEWS.COM
Are Stocks for Squares?
(December 10, 2003)

CBSNEWS.COM
Big Bucks In Collectible Comics
(August 12, 2003)

THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Heroic Investments
(August 4, 2003)

CBS MARKETWATCH
Comic Relief: A Starter's Guide to Vintage Comic Book Investing
(March 28, 2003)

CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Comics Are No Joke To Would-Be Investors
(March 16, 2003)

FORBES MAGAZINE
Batman To The Rescue
(March 3, 2003)

INDEPENDENT ONLINE, SOUTH AFRICA
Seeking Superhero Returns In Comic Book Market
(February 22, 2003)

HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Comics Bringing Many Happy Returns
(February 21, 2003)

FINANCE AND COMMERCE
Vintage Comics Are More Than Funny Business
(February 15, 2003)

COMIC BUYERS GUIDE #1526
Metropolis Acquires Highest-Graded Showcase #4
(February 14, 2003)

THE STAR, AFRICA
Superman Comes To Rescue Of US Investors
(February 11, 2003)

USA TODAY
They Save The World, But Can They Save Your Portfolio?
(February 10, 2003)

ABCNEWS.COM
Seeking Superhero Returns In Comic Book Market
(February 9, 2003)

FORBES.COM
Seeking Superhero Returns In Comic Book Market
(February 9, 2003)

YAHOO! FINANCE
Seeking Superhero Returns In Comic Book Market
(February 9, 2003)

NEW YORK MAGAZINE
Take Up A Collection!
(February 3, 2003)

SCOOP
Comics & Counterculture: Superheroes in the '60s
(January 31, 2003)

SCOOP
Metropolis Acquires Highest-Graded Showcase #4
(January 24, 2003)

iBIZ
Profile: Vincent Zurzolo & Metropolis Collectibles
(January 1, 2003)

THE SEATTLE TIMES
Holy Investing Batman!
(December 24, 2002)

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE (NEW ORLEANS)
Investors Leave Stocks To Find Comic Relief
(December 22, 2002)

SCOOP
Metropolis Proudly Presents The Devil's Lake Collection
(December 13, 2002)

THE CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER
Putting Their Stock In Superman
(December 12, 2002)

SCOOP
Gift Certificates From Metropolis
(December 6, 2002)

SCOOP
Vincent Zurzolo at Crain's Business Expo
(November 15, 2002)

SCOOP
A Match Made in Metropolis
(September 27, 2002)

THE NEW YORK TIMES
Zap! Pow! Let Superheroes Rescue Your Finances
(September 15, 2002)

SCOOP
Lighting Strikes Twice!
(September 13, 2002)

SCOOP
Metropolis Acquires Vintage Horror Collection
(August 30, 2002)

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Comic Book Collection Acquired
(June 12, 2000)

DAILY NEWS (NEW YORK)
Cashing In On A Hobby
(February 21, 2000)

THE NATION
The Case of Monica Lewinsky's Dress
(December 27, 1999)

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Two Pricey Vintage Comic Books Stolen
(December 1, 1999)

THE TORONTO STAR
Lewinsky's Dress Could Fetch A Fortune
(August 5, 1998)


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