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    The Bishop's Wife (RKO, 1948). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). David Niven plays an Episcopalian bishop (David Niven), whose prayers for divine guidance in building a new cathedral are answered by a charming and attractive angel (Cary Grant). Niven originally was slated to play the angel, with Grant as the bishop, but they agreed to swap just before filming. Perhaps Niven had grown tired of playing heavenly agents; a year earlier, he played a dead man given a second chance at life in "A Matter of Life and Death." This card has pinholes in the top corners as well as stains in top border and bent bottom corners. Grant and Young make an attractive couple and this an attractive card. Very Fine-.

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    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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