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    Safety Last! (Pathé, 1923). Title 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 gal (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. Printed on a glossy finish stock, the rare title card offered here shows minor handling, including a scratch in the upper right background, two small chips in the right border, a tear in the right border, edge wear with surface paper loss in the left border, pinholes in the top and bottom left corners, and one in the background. Fine+.


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