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    Tarzan of the Apes (First National, 1918). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Offered in this lot is another very rare card from the first filmed version of the Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic starring Elmo Lincoln and Enid Markey. This lovely hand-tinted card is a great shot of the African Jungle with the apes who have raised the young hero. The apes were men from the New Orleans Athletic Club as well as eight acrobats for which goat skin costumes and elaborate masks were made. The film was shot in Morgan City, Louisiana. The card has been cleaned and has some bending in the upper border. There was minor airbrushing done to the borders. Very Fine.

    Estimate: $800 - $1,600.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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