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    St. Louis Blues (Paramount, Late 1950s). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. Full-Bleed German A1 (23.5" X 33") Peltzer Artwork.
    Based on the life of American Blues composer W.C. Handy with Nat King Cole in the starring role, the film featured an all-Black cast in a major Hollywood production, a rarity of the times. Headlining were such big names as Eartha Kitt, Pearl Bailey, Mahalia Jackson, and Ella Fitzgerald. This wonderful German poster puts the lackluster U.S. posters to shame. Professional touchup has been applied to a few tears into the interior, slight creases, and pinholes.


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