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    A Reckless Romeo (Paramount, 1917). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    In Fatty Arbuckle's second independent two-reel short, he goes to the park and flirts with Al St. John's girlfriend. As a result, Arbuckle gets a sound thrashing. He tells a wild tale to explain his injuries when he gets home to his wife (Alice Lake). When he and Lake go to the movies a few nights later, they see that his escapade in the park has been filmed for posterity. St. John and his girlfriend are there also, and pandemonium insues - which this exquisite and very rare stone litho one sheet depicts. Prior to restoration, there was paper loss and tears in the bottom and top borders, and fold wear with tears and chipping in the titles and center area. The excellent restoration has given the poster a top-notch appearance. Very Good+ on Linen.


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    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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