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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Universal International, 1948). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Although Lou Costello found the script insulting and Universal execs had to be shamed into using Lugosi for Dracula (they wanted Ian Keith, for some strange reason), what finally emerged is one of the best horror comedies ever filmed, and certainly one of the greatest in the Abbott & Costello series. Bud and Lou meet Dracula, the Wolfman, and the Frankenstein creature in this raucous monster mash directed by Charles Barton, who helmed all of the best A&C movies. There are no bad cards in the A&CmF lobby set, but this is certainly one of our very favorites, as Lou narrowly escapes the razor-sharp talons of the Wolfman. The card has pinholes, edge wear, a slice in the top right section, an edge tear in the bottom border, faint smudging, and some staining in the bottom right corner. It still presents beautifully with good color and a great image of Lou and Wolfie. Fine/Very Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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