Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Columbia Shorts Exhibitor's Book: 1930-1931 (Columbia, 1930). Exhibitor's Book (11" X 14"). At the dawn of the 1930s, Columbia Pictures was searching for an identity. While the studio languished in B-Westerns and serials, it began to attract attention with a core group of strong short subject films. This 16-page exhibitor's book features some of Columbia's strongest offerings in the market including "Krazy Kat," "Silly Symphonies" and "Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse". Walt Disney had parted ways with Universal Pictures and left behind his most famous character Oswald the Lucky Rabbit only a few years before. Without a star in his animation stable, Disney created Mickey Mouse and entered into a lucrative arrangement with Columbia that would last until the formation of Walt Disney Productions. The spine is beginning to separate and there is wear along the edges of the covers. The minor smudging and scuffing on the covers is over shadowed by the eye-popping color on the inside pages. Fine/Very Fine.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2007
    30th-31st Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 886

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 November 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #161924 spotlights


    North by Northwest (MGM, 1959). Folded, Very Fine-. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    The Big Shot (Warner Brothers, 1942). Very Good/Fine on Linen. Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    King Kong vs. Godzilla (Universal, 1963). Folded, Very Fine-. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Magnum Force (Warner Brothers, 1973). Folded, Very Fine-. International Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    Frankenstein (Realart, R-1951). Fine+. Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Gunga Din (RKO, 1939). Fine+. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 March 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 March 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,026,954
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Movie Posters Weekly Online Only Auction
    REALIZED $60,214.80