Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: MAD magazine cover art, $57,242, Hake’s Americana

Gavels 'n' Paddles: MAD magazine cover art, $57,242, Hake’s Americana

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall

Original cover art for the September 1968 issue of MAD magazine by Norman Mingo (1896-1980), showing Alfred E. Neuman, the Beatles, Mia Farrow and Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, sold for $57,242 at a Pop Culture Pop Culture Memorabilia Auction Auction held March 14th and 16th by Hake’s Americana in York, Pa. Also, an 1884 photo of the integrated Belleair Globes baseball team with Negro League pioneer Sol White made $15,446; and a copy of Top-Notch Comics #2 (Jan. 1940) hit $10,923. Prices include an 18 percent buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: MAD magazine cover art, $57,242, Hake’s Americana