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    Roberta (RKO, 1935). Leader Press One Sheet (28" X 41").
    Dancing, singing, and romance swirl around Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Irene Dunne, and Randolph Scott in this top musical set at a Parisian dress shop. Of course the show is stolen by Astaire and Rogers and the great Jerome Kern hits "Lovely to Look At," "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes," "Let's Begin," and "I Won't Dance." This rare and striking one sheet is one of the famous Leader Press posters printed by an outfit in Oklahoma City. It was an independent poster manufacturer who made posters for studio released product and sold them to theater owners at reduced prices. The print run for these posters were normally much smaller than the standard studio one sheet run and thus more rare. Prior to professional restoration the poster had fold wear, a minor corner bend, and a small tear in the left border. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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