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    Sure Cures (MGM, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Being hired by MGM in 1925 as the head of its publicity department, Pete Smith held the position until 1930. Beginning in 1931 up through 1955, Smith produced, wrote and narrated a series of shorts known as Pete Smith Specialties for the studio. The one-reelers covered just about every subject imaginable, from the animal world to the latest technology to how to handle annoying patrons in movie theaters, all delivered with Smith's trademark wry, bemused narration. This great one sheet covers the subject of baldness. The poster had pinholes in the corners with light edge wear including small chips. There was slight fold wear and separation with minor paper loss in the folds. The poster has been restored to look new and the colors are magnificent. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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