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Kentucky man selling coveted comic books

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Kentucky man is parting ways with some of his favorite superheroes and it could bring him a lot of money.

John Wise of Paducah decided it was time to auction off his rare collection of comic books.

Wise collected 175 comic books for more than three decades.

The collections included the first appearances of Batman and Superman. Some of them originally sold for 10 cents each back in the 1930s and 1940s. Now, bidders are offering up to $500,000 for his books.

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