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    Arabian Nights (Universal, 1942). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    This dynamite, full lobby card set brings to vivid life a tale rife with palace intrigue and murder, as two Arab princes, one good and one evil, vie for the crown. Leif Erickson usurps the throne that rightfully belongs to his brother Jon Hall. The beautiful and exotic dancer/storyteller Sheherezade (Maria Montez) comes to aid the good prince Hall along with the faithful Sabu. Together they take off on a series of adventures and meet up with such characters as the aging Aladdin (John Qualen) in search of his mislaid lamp, and a retired and aimless Sinbad (Shemp Howard). Nominated for Oscars for Best Cinematography, Best Sound, and Best Score. The title card shows a dust shadow and one pinhole in each corner. The scene cards have light signs of use including pinholes and smudging in the borders. The original envelope is also included. Overall, a very attractive lobby set from a technicolor triumph! Very Fine.


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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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