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    1939 Rothmans "Beauties of the Cinema" Complete Set (40) - #3 on the SGC Set Registry. Rank: #3 on the SGC Set Registry with a 75.7 GPA. After sports, Hollywood celebrities was a popular tobacco and gum card theme in the 1930's both here and "across the pond." The same larger than life and oh, so very glamorous actresses of the celluloid fantasy world entertained the masses regardless of geography or language. Offered is a 40-card high grade complete set of the Rothmans Ltd.' "Beauties of the Cinema" from 1939. The title was issued as cards and discs, these are the traditional card variety. Never to be forgotten are the ageless beauties like Garbo, Dietrich, Harlow, Mae West and so many others. Includes: Graded - SGC 88 NM/MT 8: 3 cards, Birell, Blane, Shearer; SGC 86 NM+ 7.5: 2 cards, Davies and Matthews; SGC 84 NM 7: 11 cards, J. Bennett, Blondell, Carlisle, Carroll, Del Rio, Dietrich, Francis, Marlowe, Moore, Stanwyck and Wong; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 13 cards, C. Bennett, Colbert, Dunne, Fox, Garbo, Gaynor, Gulliver, Harvey, Hobart, Loy, Oberon, Stuart and West; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 1 card, Young; SGC 60 EX 5: 6 cards, Angel, Bergner, K. Crawford, Harlow, Tovar and Wynyard; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 4 cards, Bouchier, J. Crawford, Sten and Fay Wray.

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