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    Hold That Ghost (Universal, 1941). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    Bud Abbott and Lou Costello star as a pair of hapless service station employees who unwittingly inherit a haunted estate from gangster Moose Mattson. A perfect set-up for the comedy duo, they are joined by a couple of crooked lawyers, and stranded bus passengers --Evelyn Ankers, Richard Carlson, and a professional screamer played by Joan Davis (a must for any haunted house tale). This is one of Abbott and Costello's best films, with the iconic scene of the "moving candle" that scares Costello to the point where he cannot speak, and guest appearances by the Andrew Sisters. A fantastic and rare set, this is a must-have for all fans of the comedy pair. The cards have pinholes in the image area, edge wear, creases, and some surface paper loss. Two cards have paper tape on the reverse, and one card is on linen, with a replaced corner and touch-up at surface paper losses. Very Good-.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2010
    19th-20th Friday-Saturday
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