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    Assassin of Youth (Roadshow, 1937). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Silk Screen One Sheet (28" X 42.25").
    This 1937 exploitation film from director Elmer Clifton details the alleged ill effects of cannabis or "marihuana" on America's youth. Similar to the better known Reefer Madness, the picture represents the anti-drug propaganda of the time. Ideal for the exploitation film collector, this one sheet features a sultry image in bold, electric hues. There are such signs of use as edge and fold wear, slight fold separations, mild creases, pinholes, and a few tears. The poster also has a couple of minor chips, mild staining, and a chip in the left border that has been reattached with a piece of archival tape on the verso.


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    March, 2021
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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