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    The Crimson Skull (Norman, 1922). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Produced on location in Boley, Oklahoma, by the Norman Film Manufacturing Co., this all-black Western was advertised as featuring a cast of "30 colored cowboys." Leading lady Anita Bush was a well-known New York singer-actress who later managed her own Harlem-based stock company. The plotline to the film has cowhand Bob Calem trying to rid the range of a gang of outlaws that are rustling cattle. Working on the gang leader's superstitions, Calem dons a skeleton costume to strike fear into the gang. The cast also included famous bull-doggers Bill Pickett and Steve Reynolds! There were small tears in the borders and fold wear which has all been expertly restored. This is a gorgeous stone litho printed by Ritchey Litho in New York. Very Fine- on Linen.

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