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    Murders in the Rue Morgue (Universal, 1932). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Bela Lugosi stars as Doctor Mirakle, a carnival sideshow entertainer. When not courting the bearded lady, the amateur scientist kidnaps Parisian prostitutes and mixes their blood with that of his pet gorilla. He soon learns, however, that he needs the blood of a virgin, so he and his monkey turn their eyes to Camille L'Espanye (Sidney Fox). Erik, Dr. Mirakles ape, enters Fox's apartment to kidnap her in this pivotal moment from Robert Florey's horror classic. This card has oil staining on it which has led a previous owner to have it painted to hide the stain. The painting was done predominately in the image of Fox and into the bed clothes. It is also sun faded. Cards from this title are exceedingly rare. Good/Very Good.


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