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    Animal Crackers (Paramount, 1930). Table Standee (11" X 14"). One of Groucho's best known lines "..Once I shot an elephant in my pajamas... what he was doing in my pajamas, I don't know." is from this classic comedy. Two of his best songs also came out of this brilliant farce: "Hooray for Captain Spaulding" and "Hello, I Must Be Going." This lot contains one of the rarest pieces on the title we've ever seen. It's a small table standee which could be used alone in an easel setting, with the theater information imprinted onto the space on the base, or put together with two others to form a 'triangle' standee. To find a completely unused example of this rarity is cause for celebration. There are upper right and lower right mild corner creases, a small chip out of the upper left corner, rounded corners, a mild top border crease, and a slight smudge in the theater imprint area. The registration is slightly off, causing a very slight ghosting. Excellent color. Very Fine-.

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