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    The New Spirit (RKO, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Donald Duck stars in this World War II era animated documentary about the timely filing and payment of Federal income taxes. Initially, the US Secretary of the Treasury rejected the idea of using the cartoon icon, but Walt Disney convinced him that it would be far more entertaining. Early Donald Duck posters have become some of the most collectible and sought after of the genre. The poster had minor tears and pin holes in the borders. These have now been corrected by linen-backing along with minor color touch to the fold lines and to a tear in the center of the right edge and pin holes in the center of the image. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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