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    Betty Boop and Bimbo Lot (Paramount, 1930s). Stills (3) (8" X 10"). Betty Boop first appeared in 1930 in "Dizzy Dishes," with poodle ears and fur. At first she was the girlfriend of Bimbo, a dog character who was already established. It didn't take long, however, for Betty, in her new sexy, human form to become more popular than Bimbo. He was pushed out of the series by 1933 when fears of the appearance of bestiality arose; Boop would continue for the remainder of the decade. These stills have wrinkling and a corner crease, smudges, and light edge wear. Several nice images of Betty and Bimbo. The stills from the early Paramount cartoons are very rare, and since there were no lobbies produced, they are the next best thing. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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    July, 2007
    20th-21st Friday-Saturday
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