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    Superman and the Mole Men (Lippert, 1951). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    It's not often a complete lobby card set in highly presentable condition turns up for this exciting film. George Reeves stars as the Man of Steel in a feature version of what is essentially a pilot for the popular television series he appeared in from 1952 to 1957. Phyllis Coates, who was Lois Lane in the first season of the show, also stars. Superman comes to the aid of a race of pygmy underground dwellers who the local townspeople think are a menace. The set provides some excellent shots of Reeves as Superman, but the art department couldn't seem to get the famous red and blue colors of his uniform correct! The title card has smudging in the borders, tape along the edges of the verso, corner bends, a paper lift in the top left corner, and an ink mark in one border. The scene cards may have one or more of the following: pinholes, corner bends, and/or edge tears with tape on the verso. Overall, an impressive set with few flaws. Fine/Very Fine.


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