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    The Beast of the City (MGM, 1932). Very Fine+. Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Authored by W.R. Burnett, who also wrote Little Caesar, Scarface, King of the Underworld, and High Sierra, this was MGM's attempt at the hard core crime drama that was sweeping the nation at the time. Jean Harlow was the main draw in this drama about a police chief (Walter Huston) and his brother (Wallace Ford), who end up on different sides of the law. It's been fifteen years since Heritage has offered this great portrait card at auction, showing only such minor indications of handling as light edge wear, minor surface indentations, and a couple of very faint smudges in the borders. Very Fine+.


    Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000.

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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    July
    27th Saturday 1:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    July
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    3 Days 19h 4m 48s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 86001-86214) - 2:00 PM Central Time, Saturday, July 27, 2019.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Dallas
    3500 Maple Ave
    17th Floor
    Dallas, TX 75219

    Current Bid:
    $750
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