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    The St. Louis Kid (Warner Brothers, 1934). CGC Graded Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    This seldom seen lobby card comes with a nifty piece of film history. Note the bandages on Cagney's hands. Cagney was tired of just punching everyone out in every scene he did, so the talked the makeup man into wrapping his hands in cloth bandages so he couldn't hit anyone. He then invented (in 1934!) what is now a staple piece of fight choreography in every action film issued, the headbutt! Cagney states in his autobiography: ".. For the rest of the picture I went around hitting people with my head!" CGC Encapsulated. Very Fine/Near Mint


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    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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