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    Lilly Turner (Warner Brothers, 1933). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). A heart-tugging tale of love, loss, and betrayal, this wrenching Pre-Code drama tells the story of a young carnival worker (Ruth Chatterton) whose husband abandons here upon learning that she is pregnant. On the rebound, she make a disastrous decision in marrying an alcoholic carny barker in order to avoid the stigma of giving birth to an illegitimate child! From then on, things get even worse. The story, based on a popular play, was considered so sordid that the Hays refused to issue a certificate to the film when it was re-released in 1936. This sexy midget window card displays pinholes in the bottom corners, and the top imprint area has been professionally replaced. Pre-Code material like this is highly desirable and quite scarce, so don't let this beauty pass you by! Very Fine.

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