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    Prosperity (MGM, 1932). Title Lobby Card and Lobby Cards (6) (11" X 14").
    Marie Dressler receives top billing in this comedy-drama, and for good reason. In an era of stunning screen sirens like Harlow, Garbo and Crawford, it was ordinary looking, 62 year old Marie Dressler that won the coveted exhibitor's poll as the most popular actress for three consecutive years. Dressler earned a Best Actress Oscar two years prior to Prosperity for her memorable performance in Min and Bill and a nomination for Emma in 1932. In this film, Polly Moran stars opposite Dressler as the two matriarchal gals duke it out comedically, supported by other fine performances from Anita Page and Norman Foster. There are pinholes in the corners of all of the cards. The portrait card has tape stains in the faces of Dressler and Moran, and stains in the border. Several of the scene cards have light staining in the borders. Fine/Very Fine.


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