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    The Singing Fool (Warner Brothers, 1927). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Perhaps even more than The Jazz Singer (1927), this was the film that introduced talking pictures to the general public and paved the way for the acceptance of sound. A massive hit, this picture -about a singing waiter (Al Jolson) who becomes a Broadway star - grossed more than $4 million, making it the most successful picture in Warner Brothers' history to that time. Jolson introduced the song "Sonny Boy" in this picture, a tune that would become one of his trademarks. This exceptional lobby card is in superb condition, with no defects to note. For fans of Jolson, it doesn't get any better than this! Near Mint+.


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    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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