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    The Public Defender (RKO, 1931). Title Lobby Card and Lobby Cards (6) (11" X 14").
    In this socially conscious film, Richard Dix plays Pike Winslow, a crusader named "The Reckoner," who avenges people who have been swindled by corporate executives. Aided by several sidekicks, including "the Professor" played by a pre-Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Winslow wages a tireless crusade against the rich and powerful, emerging as a Robin Hood-like figure for justice. These dramatic lobby cards are seldom seen at auction, and show only minor signs of wear. The title card has a dust shadow in the top and left border, four cards have pinholes in the top border, and all cards have punch holes down the left side. The most coveted card features Karloff, with only a crease in the bottom border and light smudges. Fine+.


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    July, 2012
    25th-26th Wednesday-Thursday
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