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    The Circus (United Artists, 1928). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Charlie Chaplin both directed and starred in this comedy gem that has the "Little Tramp" running from the law and "accidentally" joining the circus as a clown. The whole circus soon revolves around their new star and his many adventures and narrow escapes, while performing under the Big Top. Charlie's love interest in this production is a pretty tightrope walker, played by Merna Kennedy. "The Circus" won Chaplin a special Oscar in 1928 for, "versatility and genius in writing, acting, directing and producing." There is a corner chip, a small border tear, and light toning. Offered here is a wonderful portrait card which features a terrific close-up of Chaplin and the lovely Ms. Kennedy. Fine/Very Fine.

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    November, 2004
    18th Thursday
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