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    Buster Crabbe in "King of the Jungle" Stills (Rayart Pictures, 1927). Stills (50) (8" X 10").
    Vintage black and white, single weight, glossy stills. When Buster Crabbe narrowly lost the role of Tarzan to fellow Olympic champion Johnny Weissmuller, he was given the near-identical role of Kaspa, the Lion Man in this feature instead. Of course, Crabbe would play Tarzan in his very next picture, the serial Tarzan the Fearless (1933). Offered here is a wonderful set of stills from King of the Jungle, featuring Crabbe along with co-stars Frances Dee as Ann Rogers and Ronnie Cosby as young Kaspa, and a spectacular assortment of wild animals. Aside from some light handling wear on some of the stills, this collection is in superb condition. Near Mint-.

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