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    Man Made Monster (Universal, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Based on the story, The Electric Man, which Universal had purchased for $3,300 in 1935 as a potential Karloff/Lugosi vehicle, the story was ultimately shelved for five years, and later re-written by George Waggoner (under the pen name "Joseph West") as The Human Robot. This wonderfully lurid poster has Lon Chaney Jr. in a typical pose -- clutching a comely damsel -- and Lionel Atwill in the biggest goggles ever. The poster had chips down the center vertical fold line, and some border chips, but professional restoration has returned it to its former glory, and it is fit for framing. Very Good on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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