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    Bringing Up Baby (RKO, 1938). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Adapted by Dudley Nichols and Hagar Wilde from a story by Hagar Wilde, "Bringing Up Baby" was an infamous box office catastrophe, causing director Howard Hawks to be fired from his next RKO film, "Gunga Din" also starring Cary Grant, and forcing Katharine Hepburn to buy out her contract. This card, considered one of the best of the set, as it shows the couple strolling "Baby," had a tiny chip in the lower right corner and a stain in the right border. These issues were expertly addressed in restoration and the card now appears near mint. Very Fine-.

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