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    The Crimson Stain Mystery (Metro, 1916). One Sheet (27" X 41") Chapter 6 -- The Phantom Image."
    In this exciting early serial, Dr. Burton Montrose (Thomas J. McGrane) seeks to develop a serum to create super-intelligent beings. Unfortunately, his experiments go awry, creating hideous monsters instead. It's up to cub reporter Harold Stanley (Maurice Costello, one of the day's leading cinema stars) to save the day in sixteen action-packed chapters! This exceptional one sheet had a tear in the right border, a tear that extends from the top border to the center of the poster, and a piece missing from the center, but expert professional restoration has thoroughly addressed all of these issues, resulting in a poster that looks as good as new. This is a very rare poster from an early science fiction thriller. Very Good+ on Linen.


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