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    Man on the Flying Trapeze (Paramount, 1935). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). W. C. Fields proves that lying is a bad idea in this classic comedy. The ultimate milquetoast, Ambrose Wolfing (Fields) can't stand up to anyone: not his boss, his mother-in-law, his wife, nor even his no-good brother-in-law. When he wants a day to himself to see a wrestling match, things go horribly - and hilariously - wrong. Here, Ambrose feels the wrath of his wife (Kathleen Howard) and her brother (Grady Sutton), while his beautiful daughter Hope (Mary Brian) stands by his side. We've rarely seen cards of this vintage look so fresh and new. To say the condition is impeccable is something of an understatement. Add that to the incredible scarcity of paper from this picture, and you've got a sure winner. Mint.

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