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    Hold That Ghost (Universal, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Although this was Abbott and Costello's second picture, it was released third, as Universal wanted them in another WWII effort, In the Navy, as a logical follow up to Buck Privates. This was, however, the picture that really got the laughs. It also proved that the comedy team could work wonders with "scares" and paved the way for future films. The bumbling duo are humorously animated on this playful poster, as they cower in fear from a ghost that looms overhead. Band leader Ted Lewis and the Andrews Sisters are also present. Restoration has addressed a chip in the bottom left corner, paper loss in the left border, a small tear in the bottom section just below the credits, and pinholes in the top corners. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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