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    Down Went McGinty (Paramount, 1940). Lobby Cards (4) (11" X 14"). The actual release title for this film was "The Great McGinty," but this is the very rare set with the original title "Down Went McGinty", which were never released! This was screenwriter Preston Sturges' first directorial effort, and it won an Oscar for best screenplay (which he wrote). Brian Donlevy stars in the title role. These four lobby cards are spectacular. With great color and clarity, these cards are in magnificent shape. Three of these cards have had a foreign censor stamp removed on the left side in the blue area and been touched up where they were removed. All the cards have been cleaned and pressed and had pinholes repaired and touched up. Fine/Very Fine.

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    March, 2006
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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