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    Ali Baba Goes to Town (20th Century Fox, 1937). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). A scathing comedy that ably satirizes American politics and society, Hollywood, and FDR's New Deal, this is the story of a young autograph hound (Eddie Cantor) who is knocked unconscious while visiting a film set, and dreams that he is Ali Baba himself. He then proceeds to reinvent old Baghdad as a parody of current America, with hilarious results. The midget window card offered here features a great caricature of Cantor, and shows a small tear in the right border, a tiny crease in the bottom left corner, and a larger crease in the top imprint area. These are minor considerations, however, and do not detract from the overwhelming appeal of this classic card. From the Collection of Denver Sherry. Fine/Very Fine.

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