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    Safety Last! (Pathé, 1923). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Silent film's "third genius" - after Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin - was Harold Lloyd, who stars in Safety Last! as a humble country boy on his way to the big city to make a life for himself. He leaves his girll (Mildred Davis) behind, and lands a job as a clerk at Devore's department store. His modest wages don't go far, and he devises a plan to earn $1000 performing a publicity stunt for the store -- climbing the 12-story building. The attempt goes awry, and he finds himself dangling from the store's clock tower, the film's most memorable image. Lloyd appears twice on this dynamite hand tinted lobby card (a Heritage first!). Only pinholes in the borders can be detected. Very Fine/Near Mint.


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