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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Universal International, 1948). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    This is the long sought for card # 6 from the lobby set featuring Dracula (Bela Lugosi) hypnotizing Wilbur (Lou Costello) in a key scene from a film that Reader's Digest still lists as one of the 100 Funniest Movies of All Time. This was the only time Lugosi would reprise the Dracula character in a sustained film role (1933's gag cameo in Hollywood on Parade doesn't count!). And it was the first of the funny comedy duo's meetings with Universal classic horror characters. The card has been professionally backed on masa paper and touched up beautifully and the card appears as if just printed. There were pinholes in three corners, a small tear in the top border, a mild bottom left corner bend, and a chip in the top right corner. Very Good+ on Masa paper.


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    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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