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    Spy Smasher (Republic, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41"). When Fawcett Publications saw the finished print of the soon-to-be released serial Captain Marvel, their excitement led them to offer Republic Studios the other hero in their comic book stable of stars, Spy Smasher. Republic rushed into production on the tale of the Nazi fighting hero, to almost immediate success. Offered in this lot is the "Special" one sheet produced by Republic as a 'teaser' for display in lobbies or in front of the theater. Shown in the press book, this is about as rare an item as they get for this great super-hero serial! The poster had fold wear and separation. There were two tears in the borders near the center horizontal fold which extended into the image. The borders were airbrushed. The restoration work was top-notch and this poster displays beautifully. Very Fine- on Linen.

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