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    Merrie Melodies (Warner Brothers, 1939). Stock One Sheet (27" X 41") "Believe It or Else."
    Although there may be a snipe for Tex Avery's parody of Ripley's Believe It or Not at the top, this rare one sheet was used to advertise any of Warner Brothers' Merrie Melody cartoons of 1939. This is a first time offer from Heritage. A couple of early iterations of our favorite Loony Toons make an appearance, with a more portly Porky the Pig at the top and Egghead on the snipe, who is also known as the precursor to Elmer Fudd. This would actually be the last appearance of Egghead before his transformation into our favorite hunter in constant pursuit of that "wascally wabbit." Touchup to the folds, pinholes, creases, and border tears. There has been some airbrushing in the borders, background, and character images. The poster still shows toning and some staining towards the bottom. Fine+ on Linen.


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