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    It Happened One Night (Columbia, 1934). Window Card (14" X 22").
    Combine director Frank Capra with Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable and the result is this flawless screwball comedy. Spoiled socialite Colbert has a hard time running away from her father (Walter Connolly) since she has no conception of money or of how common people live. Ace reporter Gable is only too happy to show her the realities of life in exchange for a front page story. Each scene is classic, from the hitchhiking contest, the art of dunking doughnuts, the singing of "The Man on the Flying Trapeze," to the walls of Jericho. Both stars won Academy Awards for their performances, which perfectly blend romance, comedy, and witty dialogue. Only a small crease in the top border and smudging in the imprint area can be detected. The window card displays beautifully and represents a very rare opportunity for collectors. Very Fine.


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    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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