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    Tarzan's Secret Treasure (MGM, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41") Advance Personal Appearance Poster.
    For their upcoming release of Tarzan's Secret Treasure, MGM released this special personal appearance poster announcing that King Tarz would be appearing in cities to throughout the country. Voleny Phifer was an animal trainer extraordinaire, who would train domestic and wild animals as well as livestock for many of MGM's greatest films including all of the MGM Tarzan films as well as Mutiny on the Bounty, Eskimo and Wizard of Oz. King Tarz was one of Phifer's prize trained felines and would tour with the trainer throughout the lion's life. Studios were quite adept at promoting their films and Phifer stayed on the road for years promoting the studio's product and his "actors." The poster has been folded one extra time. The right side of the bottom and upper edges have some tattering and there are some tiny holes in the blank imprint area. We've never sold this rare poster before! Very Fine-.


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