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    The Shriek of Araby (Mack Sennett Comedies, 1923). Lobby Cards (5) (11" X 14"). One of the most popular comedians of the silent era, cross-eyed Ben Turpin appeared in this hilarious spoof as an unlikely leading man, lampooning silver screen heart-throb Rudolph Valentino, who had gained international fame with The Shiek. One of Turpin's most important - and most popular - films, the scenes represented on these lobby cards are truly hysterical. The cards offered here display pinholes in the corners, but are otherwise clean and attractive. These cards, a wonderful tribute to a brilliant comedian, will enhance any collection. Very Fine.

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    March, 2008
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