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    Goggle Fishing Bear (MGM, 1949). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Barney Bear dons a diving mask and swim fins to help with his fishing, but a too-helpful seal, as well as unfortunate encounters with a lobster and a shark, means he ends up with more than he bargained for. This poster has pinholes in the image, and an extra crease by the top vertical fold. Barney, created in 1939 by director Rudolf Isling, was partially based on the actor Wallace Beery, and received an Academy Award Nomination in 1941 for the short, The Rookie Bear. The short which this poster promotes, directed by the team of Preston Blair and Michael Lah, is considered one of Barney's very best. Very Fine-.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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