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    The Bank Dick (Universal, 1940). Folded, Very Fine-. Title Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Theaters of Old Detroit Collection.
    Chock full of laughs, W.C. Fields wrote the script for The Bank Dick, one of his final and best films, under the quirky pen name Mahatma Kane Jeeves. Fields stars as Egbert Souse, a trifling husband who is given a job as a bank detective, where he accidentally captures a crook. Cora Witherspoon and Una Merkel co-star as his nagging wife and featherbrained daughter. This title card has slight edge wear, pinholes, mild dust shadows, and very minor tears. There are some unobtrusive stains and smudges, as well as small paper lifts at the top edge.


    Estimate: $400 - $800.

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    October
    30th Friday
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