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    Man on the Flying Trapeze (Paramount, 1935). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Although Clyde Bruckman is credited as the director on this, one of star W. C. Fields's most popular comedies, the fact is that he was taken off the picture early on in the production, thanks to the debilitating effects of his alcoholism. As a result, Fields took over the directing chores himself, the only time in his career that he would do so. This great card, showing Ambrose Wolfinger (Fields) attempting the simple task of getting to a wrestling match on time, is in superb condition, as clean and attractive as the day it was printed. Paper from this picture rarely surfaces, particularly paper in this kind of condition. Take our word for it, you don't want to pass on this incredible gem! Mint.

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    November, 2008
    7th-9th Friday-Sunday
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