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    The Cat and the Canary (Paramount, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41"). This screen adaptation was the second filmed version of the hit Broadway play. Bob Hope plays the cowardly protector of Paulette Goddard, who after the reading of her late, eccentric, millionaire uncle's will is informed that she must spend one night in his eerie mansion in order to inherit his entire fortune. What this poster lacks in not picturing the male lead, Bob Hope, it makes up for the great moody, horror atmosphere. The poster has separation and minor paper loss in the center cross fold. It as brown paper tape supporting many of the folds and fold intersections on back. There is a four inch tear in the "The" of the title and some separation and slight paper loss in the upper center vertical fold. The colors on this beautiful poster are vibrant and if this poster were backed would appear near mint. Fine.

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