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    Lon Chaney in The Big City & Others Lot (MGM, 1928). Pressbooks (5) (Multiple Pages, 17" X 21").
    Lon Chaney stars in Tod Browning's New York set crime drama as a mob boss who steals jewels from a rival gang led by James Murray, but is talked into going straight by London After Midnight costar Marceline Day. This original pressbook features images of the posters and other press material to promote the release of the film, including the image of the one sheet which Heritage also has up for auction. Included in this lot are pressbooks from the Lon Chaney titles While the City Sleeps, Thunder, and Tell It to the Marines, of which there is a duplicate. Printed on newsprint, the pressbooks are brittle. They show edge and fold wear with chips, fold toning and separation, staining, and tears. Folded, Very Good.


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