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    A Thief Catcher (Keystone/Wesfilm House, 1914). British One Sheet (30" X 40").
    A Thief Catcher was believed lost and Charlie Chaplin's appearance unknown until a vintage 16mm print was discovered by director / film historian Paul E. Gierucki in 2010 at a Michigan antique sale. Chaplin has a bit part as a cop, while Ford Sterling, Mack Swain, and Edgar Kennedy are the headliners. This incredibly rare British one sheet is a Heritage first, and it looks nearly new after restoration addressed tears at the bottom right corner and in the bottom border. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    July, 2016
    30th-31st Saturday-Sunday
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