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ONE TO THRILL YOU
America's Best TV Comics #1

America's Best TV Comics #1, co-published in 1967 by Marvel and ABC-TV, is like a meeting of the Fantastic Justice League of All Media. Have more superstars EVER appeared together in a single comic? Not likely. Pictured below is the comic's real, actual cover, with the original art -- as we'll soon see, this cover is a bit of a Frankenstein monster, with each panel taken from an existing comic...

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THE FANTASTIC FOUR!
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CASPER THE FRIENDLY GHOST!
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REED RICHARDS!
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Inside the book is THIS once-in-a-lifetime spread...
You will never see this again: Casper and friends opposite the FF!
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The issue's Spidey reprint was heavily edited down to just 10 pages!
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A series on full pages ads touted ABC's new line-up,
most of which was a dismal failure...
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Luckily for the network, THIS show went over pretty well...
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The inside back cover was a meeting of titans...
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Last but not least... the back cover! A full-page ad for an upcoming new ABC series that was the most bizarre and outlandish idea for a show since "My Mother The Car." It's Sally Field starring as "The Flying Nun," a nun who could really fly.
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The original promo (below, left) used to create the DBB ad (below, right).
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