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    King Kong (RKO, 1933). Autographed Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    "Bala. Bala. Steady with those rifles, boys." Using the local word for friend, Carl Denham (Robert Armstrong), Jack Driscoll (Bruce Cabot), Ann Darrow (Fay Wray) and their crew members attempt to communicate with the natives of Skull Island in one of the early scenes of this blockbuster film. Unfortunately they only have eyes for Darrow, as the perfect sacrifice for Kong. The card has pinholes in the corners, light foxing at the bottom edge, and a minor tear at the left and right edges. This sensational card is signed by star Fay Wray, an incredibly rare and special item for cinema buffs. From the collection of Artie Kern, A/V man to Oscar winning songwriter Sammy Cahn for many years, who was also personal lyricist to Frank Sinatra for almost fifty years. Kern was also Memorabilia Consultant to the Songwriters Hall of Fame Museum in New York City and many of his items were on display there from 1980-1985, until its closing. Sammy Cahn helped Mr. Kern obtain the autographs as he was president of the hall for over 17 years and almost all of the signatures were from his personal friends. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2010
    19th-20th Friday-Saturday
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