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    Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (Columbia, 1939). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). In a legendary career that included some of the most beloved roles in screen history, one of James Stewart's finest portrayal was that of Jefferson Smith, a naive and idealistic man appointed to fill a vacant Senate seat. Nominated for an incredible 10 Academy Awards (it won for Best Writing, Original Story), the film, directed by Frank Capra, although bitterly denounced by real-life politicians at the time of its release, remains a landmark in the history of motion pictures. This midget window card displays several pinholes in the image area and a 1" tear at the bottom (repaired with tape on the verso), but displays beautifully. From the Collection of Denver Sherry. Very Fine.

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