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Dementia5
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I've been on a real tear lately, scooping up all the 100 page DC specials that came out, and could use some input.

IIRC, circa 1970 DC released a run of these so-called 100 page Super Specials that ran though their entire colony of books, or at least the big sellers. They repeated this in 1975 with a similar program, Super Specials or something to that effect.

To my knowledge, they did this twice and ONLY twice, but I could be mistaken. The input I need is a list of all the books (and corresponding issues if I can tread this request further) that fell under this PR stunt, which seems to be working on me at least 35 years later.

The attraction is the backup stories are often culled from DC issues from the 40s and 50s, a real gold mine of Americana. But also, the core stories represented some of DCs best work at the time.

1970 had Detective Comics and I presume Batman, and ?
1975 had House of Mystery/Secrets, Tarzan, Ghosts, and ?

I could guess that Superman, Flash, Brave and Bold and World's Finest are in the running, but it's a real pain trying to sort this all out, so if anyone has any leads?

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The 1970s DC 100-page comics are a favorite of mine. I will try to write at length about these comics later. For now, though, you can see a full list by searching at the GCD site (www[dot]comics[dot]org).

From the home page, click "Advanced Search."

On the Advanced Search page:

in the "Search Control" section, change "Search For" to "Issues,"

in the "Ordering" section, set "First By" to "Date,"

in the "Ordering" section, set "Second By" to "Series Name,"

in the "Date Fields" section, enter 12/31/1970 in "Start Date,"

in the "Date Fields" section, enter 06/30/1975 in "End Date,"

in the "Publisher Fields" section (right column), enter "DC" in "Publisher,"

in the "Issue Fields" section, enter "100" in "Issue Pages," and

click a "Search" button.
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outcast wrote:
The 1970s DC 100-page comics are a favorite of mine. I will try to write at length about these comics later. For now, though, you can see a full list by searching at the GCD site (www[dot]comics[dot]org).

From the home page, click "Advanced Search."

On the Advanced Search page:

in the "Search Control" section, change "Search For" to "Issues,"

in the "Date Fields" section, enter 06/30/1975 in "End Date,"

in the "Publisher Fields" section (right column), enter "DC" in "Publisher,"

in the "Issue Fields" section, enter "100" in "Issue Pages," and

click a "Search" button.



DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-14 March 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-15 March 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-16 April 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-17 June 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-18 July 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-19 August 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-20 September 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-21 October 1973
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-22 November 1973
DC Action Comics (1938 series) #437 July 1974
DC Action Comics (1938 series) #443 January 1975
DC Adventure Comics (1938 series) #416 March 1972
DC Batman (1940 series) #238 January 1972
DC Batman (1940 series) #254 January-February 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #255 March-April 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #256 May-June 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #257 July-August 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #258 September-October 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #259 November-December 1974
DC Batman (1940 series) #260 January-February 1975
DC Batman (1940 series) #261 March-April 1975
DC Batman: Detective #27 (2003 series) #[nn]
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #25
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #29
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #30
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #31
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #44
DC The Best of DC (1979 series) #69
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #112 April-May 1974
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #113 June-July 1974
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #114 August-September 1974
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #115 October-November 1974
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #116 December 1974-January 1975
DC The Brave and the Bold (1955 series) #117 February-March 1975
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #4 1971
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #6 1971
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #5 1971
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-7 December-January 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-8 January 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-9 February 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-10 March 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-11 April 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-12 May 1972
DC DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (1971 series) #DC-13 June 1972
DC DC Comics Presents: Batman (2010 series) #3
DC DC Comics Presents: Brightest Day (2010 series) #2
DC DC Comics Presents: Brightest Day (2010 series) #3
DC DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (1980 series) #22
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #438 December 1973-January 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #439 February-March 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #440 April-May 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #441 June-July 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #442 August-September 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #443 October-November 1974
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #444 December-January 1975
DC Detective Comics (1937 series) #445 February-March 1975
DC The Flash (1959 series) #214 April 1972
DC The Flash (1959 series) #229 September-October 1974
DC The Flash (1959 series) #232 March-April 1975
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #224 April-May 1974
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #225 June-July 1974
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #226 August-September 1974
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #227 October-November 1974
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #228 December 1974-January 1975
DC House of Mystery (1951 series) #229 February-March 1975
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #110 March-April 1974
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #111 May-June 1974
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #112 July-August 1974
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #113 September-October 1974
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #114 November-December 1974
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #115 January-February 1975
DC Justice League of America (1960 series) #116 March-April 1975
DC New Book of Comics (1936 series) #2 Spring 1938
DC New York World's Fair (1939 series) #1
DC New York World's Fair (1939 series) #1 1939
DC New York World's Fair (1939 series) #2 1940
DC Our Army at War (1952 series) #242 February 1972
DC Our Army at War (1952 series) #269 June 1974
DC Our Army at War (1952 series) #275 December 1974
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #8 December 1973
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #12 May-June 1974
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #13 July-August 1974
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #14 September-October 1974
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #15 November-December 1974
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #16 January-February 1975
DC Shazam! (1973 series) #17 March-April 1975
DC Superboy (1949 series) #185 May 1972
DC Superboy (1949 series) #202 June 1974
DC Superboy (1949 series) #205 December 1974
DC Superman (1939 series) #245 December 1971 - January 1972
DC Superman (1939 series) #252 June 1972
DC Superman (1939 series) #272 February 1974
DC Superman (1939 series) #278 August 1974
DC Superman (1939 series) #284 February 1975
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #164 April-May 1974
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #165 June-July 1974
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #166 August-September 1974
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #167 October-November 1974
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #168 December 1974-January 1975
DC The Superman Family (1974 series) #169 February-March 1975



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...and to add to my own query for completion, DC had the famous Dollar Comics from 1977 which I had forgotten. Great Batman books therein.

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The last few years they've been printing 100-Page Spectaculars of various characters. I have a couple Superman ones, a Green Lantern one, and a Shazam! one. Not sure if you'd be interested in those though, since they're not original material, but rather reprints of a few issues put into one book. Or in the case of the Green Lantern one (Fear Itself), a reprint of a graphic novel put into 100-Page Spectacular form.

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You could also just use the Tag: DC 100 Page Giants in the story arc field here.

Not sure if it's complete, but it is 120+ issues.

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@Dementia5:

I hope that you noticed that the search results on the GCD site ran two pages. The second page listed 45 issues not included in the results that you copied above.

My recommended search criteria could have been tighter; the results returned included a lot of false positives. I have edited my comment above, correcting the search criteria. The corrected search returns 121 issues.

I'll be back after a bit with a bigger write-up.
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@Dementia5:

The history of DC Comics' 100-page Super-Spectacular comics is fascinating. These comics were apparently seen, by turns, as a worthwhile venture, a replacement for traditional Giant comics, a failure, a success, the hope for the future of DC, and a catastrophic failure. However fortunate or unfortunate the publication of these comics were for DC, they remain a delightful trove of treasures for comics collectors and readers.

Publication of these comics began in 1971, and there were irregularities from the very start. The first issue was numbered #4, and was dated only 1971 (no month). AFAIK, no one has ever dated the issue to a specific month (though it's not unreasonable to speculate that it was published at the same time as, or soon after, publication of DC's 48-page, 25-cent comics, cover-dated August 1971). This issue fell into DC's line of mystery comics (e.g., House of Mystery, House of Secrets), sporting a macabre Wrightson cover and reprinting stories from early DC mystery comics. A remarkable characteristic was the absence of paid advertising; readers were getting two pages of reading for each cent of cover price.

The next issue (#5) was a romance issue. Again, there was no month date. The stories appear to have been retouched to modernize hairstyles and fashions. To this date, sources of many of the reprinted stories remain unknown to fandom at large. This entire issue was reprinted in a facsimile edition ca. 2001.

Number 6 was (finally!) a superhero issue, reprinting the classic "Crisis on Earth-One" and "Crisis on Earth-Two" from Justice League of America #s 21 & 22 (as well as other stories). Again, the only date was the year, 1971. The cover, a wraparound by Neal Adams, is classic. I remember seeing this issue for sale as a new issue, and desiring it, but not being able to justify the 50¢ cover price (I later bought it as a back issue). The entire issue was reprinted in a facsimile edition ca. 2004.

With #7 (actually, DC-7) came the first shift in publishing direction for this series. For some ten years, DC had been publishing Giant issues (first with 80 pages, later with 64) filled with reprints, and had eventually incorporated those Giants into the numbering of the series being reprinted, while also continuing the numbering of the Giant series, so that issues were carrying two numbers (e.g., Justice League of America #93 was also Giant G-89). Following this model, 100-page Super-Spectacular DC-7 was also Superman #245. Also, this issue had a month date (Jan.) on the cover. This one, I did buy on publication (it would have broken my string of consecutive issues of Superman if I hadn't), but I sure did hesitate over the price. I also hesitated over the fact that only two stories in the issue (37 pages) were Superman stories; the rest were unrelated characters.

The pattern of double-numbering issues continued for the next six issues, as follows:
DC-8 = Batman #238 (Jan.)
DC-9 = Our Army at War #242 (Feb.)
DC-10 = Adventure Comics #416 (Mar.) starring Supergirl
DC-11 = The Flash #214 (Apr.)
DC-12 = Superboy #185 (May)
DC-13 = Superman #252 (June)

Then, the first cancellation occurred. It seems to have been a sudden decision, as I remember there being a "next issue" promo (for the next Super-Spec, not for the next monthly Superman) in DC-13. Without notice to readers, and without explanation, that "next issue" would not be published for more than six months.

When publication did resume, the Super-Spectaculars were no longer cross-numbered with issues of the corresponding series; instead, each issue carried only the "DC-#" number, making the Super-Spectaculars their own monthly title. Still 50¢, still without paid advertising, these issues continued to give readers more for their money than any other comics available. The issues from 1973 were:
DC-14 (Feb.) starring Batman
DC-15 (Mar.) starring Superboy
DC-16 (Apr.) starring Sgt. Rock
DC-17 (June; May was DC's famously misguided "skipped" publication month) starring Justice League of America (and including for the first time in a DC comic a reprint of a 1940s Justice Society of America story)
DC-18 (July) starring Superman
DC-19 (Aug.) starring Tarzan
DC-20 (Sept.) starring Batman
DC-21 (Oct.) starring Superboy
DC-22 (Nov.) starring The Flash

At this point, the title was canceled, but sales of the 100-pagers must have been looking up, because DC made an interesting move to expand the 100-page line. Starting in September 1973 (IIRC), with issues cover-dated Jan. 1974, DC converted four titles to 100-page Super-Spectacular bimonthlies. In addition, one comic each month was published as a 100-pager on a non-repeating basis. At this point, the all-reprint policy gave way to inclusion of new story pages (generally, 20 new pages), and paid advertising was introduced. The four regular Super-Spec titles were Detective Comics, Batman, Young Love, and Young Romance. The irregular Super-Specs were:
Shazam! #8 (Dec.)
The Witching Hour #38 (Jan.)
Superman #272 (Feb.)
Justice League of America #110 (Apr.)

Based on things I've read elsewhere (notably, a "publishorial" by Jenette Kahn a few years later in which she explained the disadvantages of publishing at prices far lower than competing newsstand publications), I believe this was intended to address the problem of distributors and retailers deciding comics were too much trouble for too little revenue. I believe this was an experimental move by DC, and that initial results would determine whether or not DC would commit to the next stage of the plan....

...And in January 1974, with issues cover-dated May, DC did commit. Maintaining the new story pages and paid advertising, and raising cover price to 60¢ per issue, DC converted eight more titles (for a total of twelve) to 100-page Super-Spectacular bi-monthlies (six per month). In addition, a seventh 100-pager per month was published, rotating through several titles that remained in 32-page format for other issues. The twelve regular 100-page titles were:
Batman
The Brave and the Bold
Detective Comics
House of Mystery
Justice League of America
Shazam!
The Superman Family (continuing numbering from Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen, and absorbing Supergirl and Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane)
Tarzan (absorbing Korak, Son of Tarzan)
The Unexpected
World's Finest Comics
Young Love
Young Romance

The titles that had rotating 100-page issues (six-month rotation, two issues each) were:
Action Comics
The Flash
Our Army at War
Superboy
Superman
Wonder Woman

As an aside, there's something here that I find interesting. For the calendar year 1974 (cover dates May 1974-April 1975), every single issue of every title in which Batman was a regular character (Batman, Detective, B&B, JLA, World's Finest) was published in 100-page format. In one of the two towns where I was then buying comics, the 100-page issues were not distributed during 1974 (though I remember buying Detective #438 in that town in 1973, so the decision must have been made rather suddenly). This means that, for a whole year, anyone wanting to buy a Batman comic in that town could not. I'm betting this isn't what DC executives had in mind.

From the evidence, one can conclude that this strategy did not deliver for DC the revenues that were hoped for. At the end of the calendar year 1974 (after cover date April 1975 for bimonthly comics), publication of 100-page Super-Spectacular comics abruptly stopped. I imagine DC had signed contracts with distributors and printers that held them to 100-page publication for that year, and that as soon as they fulfilled the contracts, they returned to the traditional 32-page (and occasional 64-page) format. At the same time, DC moved into a very conservative, very traditional, very unexperimental period. Storylines become trite and predictable. Characters returned to static states. Top writers and artists fled DC. Before long, upper management at DC was changed. It seems like the failure of the 1974 100-page publishing initiative knocked the wind out of DC for years (it seems to me they recovered only when the direct market improved sales across the industry).

And that is my subjective recollection of the DC 100-page Super-Spectacular comics. This was fun. I hope it's something like what you (Dementia5) were hoping for.
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Thank you for the thoughtful response. Indeed I have some hunting to do.

Wonder why Marvel never tread these waters?

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I have edited my search specifications (above) again, this time to chronologically order the results. With this change, it is easy to see that the double-numbered comics (DC-7 thru DC-13) are listed twice. While this does not change the number of listings returned by the comics.org search, it does bring the number of 100-page Super-Spectacular comics that were actually published down to 114.
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Dementia5 wrote:
Thank you for the thoughtful response. Indeed I have some hunting to do.

Wonder why Marvel never tread these waters?


I think that's what the "Giant-Sized" issues are. I just traded it away, so I can't check it. But my Giant-Sized Gambit #1 seemed to be about that size.

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BurningDoom wrote:
Dementia5 wrote:
Thank you for the thoughtful response. Indeed I have some hunting to do.

Wonder why Marvel never tread these waters?


I think that's what the "Giant-Sized" issues are. I just traded it away, so I can't check it. But my Giant-Sized Gambit #1 seemed to be about that size.


If it's Gambit, that came way too late. The 90s king size editions aren't worth much to me, I'm looking for the bronze age books being showcased and for reasons hallmarked above, they are a treasure trove of reading material and true vintage collectibles as evidenced by their cost.

Indeed, they are mighty pricey, but each book amounts to about 5X today's page reading worth... without ads. Times like this I wish CCL would adopt an advanced search engine, I'd ease up on giving eBay all my business.

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Dementia5 wrote:
BurningDoom wrote:
Dementia5 wrote:
Thank you for the thoughtful response. Indeed I have some hunting to do.

Wonder why Marvel never tread these waters?


I think that's what the "Giant-Sized" issues are. I just traded it away, so I can't check it. But my Giant-Sized Gambit #1 seemed to be about that size.


If it's Gambit, that came way too late. The 90s king size editions aren't worth much to me, I'm looking for the bronze age books being showcased and for reasons hallmarked above, they are a treasure trove of reading material and true vintage collectibles as evidenced by their cost.

Indeed, they are mighty pricey, but each book amounts to about 5X today's page reading worth... without ads. Times like this I wish CCL would adopt an advanced search engine, I'd ease up on giving eBay all my business.


There were Giant-Sized ones back then (Giant-Sized X-Men #1), not sure what the page count were on those, though.

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I have edited, corrected, and slightly expanded my long essay from yesterday. For those interested, it might be worth a second look.

@BurningDoom:
I believe Marvel's '70s Giant-Sized comics were 64 pages each.

@Dementia5:
The closest equivalents from Marvel that I can think of (prior to the hard-cover and trade paperback blessings of recent years) are Fantasy Masterpieces (the 1960s run), Marvel Collector's Item Classics (later Marvel's Greatest Comics), and Marvel Tales. During the 1960s, these titles were regularly published at (IIRC) 72 pages per issue, and were chockablock with terrific reprints. Fantasy Masterpieces (the 1960s run), in particular, reprinted Golden Age stories (though the reproduction was generally pretty muddy on those reprints of pre-1950 stories). Reprints in MCIC, MGC, and MT, on the other hand, generally have the advantage of having clearer reproduction than later reprints of the same stories (particularly stories with art by Steve Ditko). Those titles might be worth a look for you.
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outcast wrote:
...it does bring the number of 100-page Super-Spectacular comics that were actually published down to 114.
I was doing some mental math yesterday, and I realized that 114 isn't the correct number of DC 100-page Super-Spectacular comics published in the 1970s.

There were 19 all-reprint, no advertising issues (#s 4-6 and DC-7 thru DC-22). Then there was the four-month period in late 1973 (distribution dates) or early 1974 (cover dates) of Super-Spectaculars with new story pages and with advertising. Three issues were published in each of those four months; that's 12 more. Then during each month of 1974 (distribution dates), there were seven per month for a 1974 total of 84 Super-Spectaculars. That works out to (19 + 12 + 84 =) 115 Super-Spectacular comics, not 114.

This made me wonder why the comics.org search returned only 114 (after I threw out the duplicated listings). I did some checking, and found that World's Finest Comics #223 is listed at comics.org with an incorrect page count, and due to that, was excluded from the search that I provided earlier.

Anyone trying to collect DC 100-page Super-Spectaculars based on a comics.org search should add World's Finest Comics #223 to search results.
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Dementia5 wrote:
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Wonder why Marvel never tread these [100-page comic] waters?
I don't know why I didn't think of this last year, when this thread was active, but Marvel DID publish a series of 100-page Monsters, early in the 21st century. Fantastic Four #54 (June 2002) is one example. My memories of those aren't as vivid as my memories of the DC 100-pagers, but I recall them as being a mix of new material and reprint.

I should make sure I haven't missed any of them, before their prices imitate the DC 100-pager prices....
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I was hoping that the Marvel Monsters would lead to a revival of the 100-Page format by DC, but that didn't happen. Of course, with Marvel I hadn't read any of the stuff that was reprinted in the Monsters, but with DC it would probably have been a lot of re-duplication of stuff I already had in reprints or original back issues. But I'm sure I would have bought all the DC books just to show support for that format if they revived it.

While the 50 cent 100-Page Super Spectaculars, with no ads, were the best deal--in hindisght it was probably best to combine new material with reprints, as they did later--because that exposed readers to material they might not have paid attention to otherwise. These days, it's like new material and reprints fall into completely different camps.

Having new material and old material in the same comic made it feel like all of DC history was available and mattered. A lot of us today feel like we can afford to ignore either new comics or reprint comics because they don't matter to us.

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Posted: Saturday, December 14, 2013 7:27:34 PM
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There was a small revival of the DC Super-Spectacular, around the turn of the century. And looking them up just now revealed to me the existence of another published just... This week!?!

In '99, DC published a Justice League issue...



Followed in 2000 by a Justice Society issue....



Those must have sold well enough for a reprint of the 100-page Love Stories issue (note absence of 50¢ cover price)...



...and the World's Greatest Super-Heroes issue (again, no price on front cover)....



The one I found when I looked up the preceding issues is a Legends of the Dark Knight issue. ($10 now? Ye gads!) Here is a cover shot:


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Posted: Sunday, December 29, 2013 6:36:14 PM
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Responding (again and belatedly) to Dementia5's question about why Marvel never tried the 100-page format:

I was reminded today of another Marvel 100-page format: the Megazines.

These were published in the mid-1990s, and had loads of enjoyable reprints. Megazines I know of with 100-page issues were:

Marvel Super-Heroes Megazine (1994–95)
Spider-Man Megazine (1994–95)
Incredible Hulk Megazine (1996)
X-Force Megazine (1996)
Elektra Megazine (1996)
Halloween Megazine (1996)

There was also a Star-Lord Megazine (1996), but it was just a 68-pager.
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