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    Creature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Lobby Cards (2) (11" X 14").
    Universal studios was famous for creating some of the most legendary monsters ever to appear on the screen. Although most of those creations came about during the 1930s and early 1940s, it wasn't until 1954 that they launched the career of the last of the classic cinema monsters, the Creature. The Gill Man was played by Ben Chapman when on land and Ricou Browning in underwater scenes. Two outstanding lobby cards are offered here, in the #8 card Chapman rises from the murky depths of the Black Lagoon and on the #7 card the humans (Richard Carlson, Richard Denning, and Julia Adams) are no match for the prehistoric strength of the Creature. Very minor flaws include the #7 card with a tear in the right border and one pinhole in the top center border, and the #8 card with pinholes in the borders, a bottom right corner bend, and a missing top left corner. Fine/Very Fine.

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    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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