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    Beginner's Luck (MGM, 1935). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    George McFarland steals the show as Spanky, who has one of the worst "stage mothers" (Kitty Kelly) of any aspiring actor. Forced to undertake Shakespeare against his will, his gang members, including Billie "Buckwheat" Thomas, Matthew "Stymie" Beard, and Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer, come to his rescue and disrupt the show. This hilarious short is also notable as the first appearance of Alfalfa. The card has a corner chip, a few edge tears, and stains in the borders. This adorable and rare card features McFarland and his stage partner Marianne Edwards. Fine. *****


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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