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    The Little Giant (First National, 1933). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). Edward G. Robinson was one of the greatest screen gangsters of all time. In movies like Little Caesar, Smart Money, and Two Seconds, Robinson proved he could be as tough as any mug in Hollywood. In this picture, Robinson, as ex-bootlegger "Bugs" Ahern, relocates to California from Chicago with the end of Prohibition. Looking forward to a life of ease with his ill-gotten loot, Ahern soon learns that the so-called "respectable" set on the West Coast are criminals of a vastly different sort, much to his chagrin and dismay. This exquisite midget window card is highlighted by a wonderful portrait of Robinson, and is about as close to perfect as one could ask for. Only a very light smudge in the left border keeps it from grading higher. Near Mint.

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    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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