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    Motion Picture Herald Magazine (Quigley Publications, 1947 & 959). Magazines (2) (Multiple Pages, 9.25" X 12.25"). Miscellaneous.
    This lot includes the July 3, 1948 Better Theatres Silver Anniversary edition and the March 28, 1959 Better Theatres Market Guide, both from Motion Picture Herald Magazine. These magazines present articles on the history, methods, and physical implementation of motion picture exhibition, as well as lists of vendors. There are vintage ads for Coca-Cola, Columbia's Superman serial, Westinghouse Lamps, the new "Comet" theatre chair from the Irwin Seating Company, and many more. Unrestored magazines with overall presentable appearances. They may have tears, slight paper loss, minor stains, cover creases, spine and edge wear, and/or cover separations. The Silver Anniversary issue is missing its spine paper, has cuts, and staples, holding it together near its spine. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Fine.


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