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    The Ghost of Frankenstein (Universal, 1942). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    When Boris Karloff relinquished the role of the Monster after 1939's Son of Frankenstein, the hunt was on to find a worthy successor. After his bravura performance as the lycanthropic Larry Talbot in The Wolf Man (1940), Lon Chaney Jr. was awarded the part. In this continuation of the popular franchise, Bela Lugosi reprised his role as Ygor - considered by many to be one of the finest of his career - and was joined by Lionel Atwill as Dr. Bohmer, and Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein, the second son of the Monster's creator. All four of these fine actors are seen on this lovely card, an extremely attractive and desirable piece. It is in exceptional condition; only a very slight bend in the bottom right corner, with a tiny area of surface paper loss on the reverse, keep this treasure from an even higher grade. If you're starting, or adding to, a Universal Horror collection, this card's for you! Very Fine+.


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    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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