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    George Raft Publicity Lot (Paramount, 1930s). Keybook Photos (33) (5" X 8" & 8" X 11"). Miscellaneous.
    Vintage gelatin silver, double weight, glossy keybook photos. A great group of keybook photos, featuring George Raft, posing with Gary Cooper, Max Baer, William Frawley, Sylvia Sidney, director Fritz Lang, the Welsh heavy weight contender Tommy Farr, and others, including shot by himself at home. These were used to promote his films, such as Souls at Sea (1937), You and Me (1938), Spawn of the North (1938), Every Night at Eight (1935), and others. Unrestored keybook photos that display signs of use. May include light edge or wear, corner bumps, small tears, very minor paper loss, light toning, or unobtrusive stains. On verso: Thirty-one photos have typed studio notes and twenty-five photos have ink Advertising Advisory Council approval stamps. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. The overall average grade is Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    4th Sunday
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