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    Nancy Drew -- Detective (Warner Brothers, 1938). Title Lobby Card and Lobby Card (11" X 14"). In 1938, Warner Brothers released the first of four Nancy Drew movies-- "Nancy Drew...Detective." This movie, and the inevitable sequels, starred Bonita Granville as Nancy Drew, Frankie Thomas as Ted (instead of Ned, as Nancy's boyfriend was named in the books), and John Litel as Carson Drew, Nancy's father. Originally presented as the second half of a double bill, its popularity sparked the next three movies. Posters and lobby cards for any of these titles are very rare and seldom come up for sale. Offered here is the title card and a scene card to the first installment, representing the first paper we have offered from this film. The title card has slight tanning, but this is fairly common for the Warner Brother's linen stock used for the printing of these cards. There are slightly rounded corners and corner wear, as well as a single pinhole in the upper two corners. Otherwise this card is in excellent condition. The scene card has a large chip from the upper border and minor corner wear. Overall the two cards grade as Very Fine.


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