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    Synthetic Sin (First National, 1929). Window Card (14" X 22").
    Silent film star Colleen Moore peeks out coyly from her Jazz Age bob on this rarely seen window card. She's a distraught failing actress from a small town who travels to New York to live a life of sin and hot-cha-cha to better her acting ability. As in most of Moore's films, nothing bad happens, and by the end of the movie she finds success while keeping her virtue intact. Moore was a fine young actress appearing in many early Tom Mix Westerns before making the savvy move to vivacious flapper. Cleverly titled, Synthetic Sin is one of Moore's best silent features. Restoration has addressed a tear in the imprint area, a small tear in the left border, and creasing in the lower credits. There is a post-restoration bend in the lower right corner, and the borders, white background, and imprint area have been airbrushed. Fine/Very Fine on Cardstock.


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