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    1930's-40's Vintage Celebrity/Cartoon Character Pins (17) With Popeye, Mickey Mouse, Yellow Kid, Annie, Etc. Offered is a collection of seventeen vintage pin backs featuring various cartoon/comic book characters plus a few hollywood stars tossed in for some added fun. The group includes: COMIC/CARTOONS - Buster Brown - Buster Brown Bread 1-1/2" Celluloid with paper insert (EX/MT), Little Orphan Annie - Radio Orphan Annie's Secret Society 1" metal (EX), Melvin Purvis - Melvin Purvis Junior G-Man Corps Badge shape (EX, some wear to surface), Mickey Mouse - Two Walt Disney Mickey Mouse Globe Trotters for Sherlock's Bread (Both with mild front stains, EX to EX/MT with paper inserts), Popeye - Popeye Is In The News Bee 1-1/4" celluloid (EX and VG+ due to oxidation on interior), Popeye - Four enamel figure shaped pins, probably modern. w/Popeye, Olive Oil and Wimpy(2) (All EX/MT), Tillie - Detroit Times (EX/MT, paper insert has pencil writing) and Yellow Kid - High Admiral Cigarettes #32 (EX/MT dirty, no paper insert). MOVIES - Claudette Colbert - 1930's Cracker Jack 7/8" metal (EX-), Jackie Cooper - I am a Member of Jackie Cooper's Gang 1" metal (EX/MT) and Kelly Kelly - Two Tune In Columbia Broadcasting System 1-1/4" celluloid (Both present EX/MT, rusting interiors).

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2014
    12th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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