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    Captain America (Republic, 1944). One Sheet (27" X 41") Chapter 2 -- "Mechanical Executioner."
    Dick Purcell is Captain America in this, the first screen appearance of the hero based on the popular Timely (later Marvel) comic book. In this serial adventure, the evil Scarab, a villain who poisons those who oppose him, steals a device with the capability of destroying buildings through sound vibrations, and it's up to the super hero to stop the criminal and bring him to justice. Lorna Gray, Lionel Atwill, and Charles Trowbridge co-star in this WWII chapterplay. This Chapter 2 one sheet displays good color and minor wear. Other than pinholes in the corners (with a few in the image area), minor lower border wear and an extra vertical fold, the poster displays very well. This 74 year old poster for a character who has gained great prominence in recent years in film is a rarity and great find. Folded, Very Fine-.


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