1997 Spider-Man: Hobgoblin Lives #1. RARE LOW PRINT NEWSSTAND VARIANT. GRADED CGC 9.8 White pages.Total of 10 graded in CGC 9.8. Unknown how many of those are newsstand variants. ACTUAL ITEM IN PICTURES FOR SALE. Comicbookinvest website has data showing that in 1997, newsstand variants only made up between 5-10% of the total printed comic books in the market. They were found at actual newsstands, often displayed in spinner racks inside liquor stores, grocery stores etc and were typically printed on lower quality paper and were never bagged and boarded and often abused.