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    The Girl in the Glass Cage (First National, 1929). Lobby Cards (4) (11" X 14"). Sweet little Gladys Cosgrove (Loretta Young in her second talking picture) is a ticket-taker in a small-town movie theater. She has a crush on the ritzy Terry Pomfret (Carroll Nye) but is in turn pursued by local gangster "Doc" Striker (Matthew Betz), leading to a violent confrontation between the two men. Of the four lobby cards offered here, three feature the luminously beautiful Ms. Young. All the cards show some degree of edge wear (the only card that does not picture Young suffers from bug chews in the top left), one card has a pinhole in the top center, one has a corner chip in the bottom left, and all display rounded corners. Overall, they are extremely presentable, a fine tribute to a classic beauty. Fine+.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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