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    Donald's Better Self (RKO, 1938). Standee Title Placard (14" X 28"). Disney issued a stock Mickey Mouse Standee to the theaters in the '30s and each week would ship a placard for the individual cartoon being shown at the theater that week to be placed in Mickey's hands. The attrition rate of all these items was incredibly high due to the cartoons not being "reissued" until much later, mostly in compilations, if at all. These individual placards almost never surface, these are the only copies we have seen. Donald Duck appears eight times on this amazing Title Card/Placard from one of his best Walt Disney cartoons. This example has nail holes, creases, tears, and other signs of use. All of that being said, this is a wonderful piece and a "must" for true collectors of Disneyana. This is an excellent chance to acquire a truly unique item from the golden age of animation. Very Good+.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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