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    Dark Victory (Warner Brothers, 1939). Midget Window Card (8" X 14").
    Bette Davis gave one of her greatest screen performances in Dark Victory. As the wealthy socialite Judith Traherne, she feels privileged and above other people. But when she is told she is dying of a brain tumor, that will first take her sight, she suddenly finds humility and a respect for life and other people she had never known before. Davis' performance was so powerful that she earned an Oscar nomination, and if it weren't for Gone with the Wind coming out the same year, she probably would have won. Warner Brothers knew they had an Oscar worthy film and advertised their film with the statuette, referencing Bette Davis as an Oscar winner from Dangerous. This extremely rare midget card absolutely shines with a beautiful portrait of Davis. The top imprint area has been reattached but the card is otherwise in excellent condition. Fine/Very Fine.


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