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Auction History Result

4s541 ADVENTURES OF FRANK MERRIWELL pressbook 1936 Don Briggs as fiction's greatest hero, rare!

Date Sold 3/17/2019
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An Original Vintage Theatrical Movie Pressbook (pb; measures 13 3/4" x 19 1/2" [35 x 50 cm]; 8 pages) (Learn More)

The Adventures of Frank Merriwell, the 1936 Clifford Smith & Lew Landers (billed as "Louis Friedlander") sports action adventure serial ("The world's greatest fiction hero - in the years mightiest serial!"; "The year's mightiest chapter play!"; "12 super chapters"; "12 super episodes with an all-star cast"; "The world's greatest fiction hero comes to the screen!"; "Based on the stories by Burt L. Standish [Gilbert Patten]"; "with a Great All-star Cast"; the hero rescues his father and makes it back to school in time to be the star of their championship baseball game!) starring Don Briggs (in the title role "as Frank Merriwell"), Jean Rogers, John 'Dusty' King, Carla Laemmle, and House Peters Jr.
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Important Added Info: Note that we have never auctioned this pressbook before! Also note that we have provided an image of the front and back covers of this pressbook (if the back cover is not the poster page, we photographed the interior poster page), and of course, the winner of this auction will receive the entire single pressbook we are auctioning (plus any supplements or heralds described above)! Also note that this pressbook is complete and uncut! Given that theater owners received pressbooks partly in order to create their newspaper advertising, and quite frequently cut them up for that purpose, it is rare to find a pressbook that IS complete and uncut!

Condition: fair, NO CUTS. The pressbook is complete and uncut. It was folded across the middle. There is water staining in the lower half of the back cover that bled through to most of the interior pages (but the front cover is not affected).
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