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    The Invisible Ray (Universal, 1935). Pre-War Australian Daybill (15" X 40").
    This film marked the third collaboration between horror icons Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi. In this atmospheric picture, Dr. Janos Rukh (Karloff) invents a powerful ray that he intends to use to benefit mankind. Unfortunately, it is powered by the rare element Radium X, so Rukh - along with fellow scientist Dr. Benet (Bela Lugosi) - travels to Africa to find the elusive material. Exposure to Radium X slowly turns Rukh mad, in addition to giving him a killing touch, sending him on a killing spree that comes to a tragic conclusion. The extremely rare and attractive daybill offered here had fold wear with some tearing and paper loss, a tear in the right side that extends into the image area, a chip in the right border, and a pinhole in the top imprint area, but these slight flaws have been thoroughly addressed by expert professional restoration, returning this beauty to a like-new appearance. Here's your chance to own a great piece from a classic Universal Horror film! Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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