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    1930's-40's Mutoscope, Post Card, Blotter, Calendar & Photo Pin Up Collection (90+). Do we really need to any great detail why this is probably the more enticing presentation in this or any auction? We didn't think so. All total, there are 92 pieces broken down as follows: Blotter Cards (27) - Twenty-seven approx. 2-5/8" x 3-3/8" hand cut pin ups, cut from blotter cards. Most poses/titles are from the various Mutoscope series, four are not; Blotter Cards (23) - Twenty-three approx. 3" x 4" hand cut pin ups, cut from blotter cards. All poses/titles are from the "Hot-Cha Girls" Mutoscope series with the art by Earl Moran. Most have color borders; Blotter Cards (4) - Four approx. 3-1/2" x 4" hand cut pin ups, cut from blotter cards. Various styles, two poses/titles are from Mutoscope series, two are not; Blotter Cards/Calendar Tops (13) - A lucky thirteen approx. 3-7/8" x 4-3/4 to 5-1/4" hand cut pin ups, cut from blotter cards or served as calendar tops. These poses/titles are not from the various Mutoscope series. Some have B&B logo, some G-B Co. copyright. Illustrations done by Slocum and Buell, one is unsigned.; Mutoscope Cards (3) - Live Wire, Short on Sails and Sure Shot (trimmed); Post Cards (8/10) - Colourpicture Publication "Series G - Glamour Girls -10 Subjects." #'s 530, 351, 352, 353, 354, 356, 357, 359. All EX and unused as mail correspondence; Post Cards (2) - Curt Teich & Co. beach scenes. One Ex but used in mail, one trimmed; Post Cards (2) - Curt Teich & Co. beach scenes. "C.T. Streamline Bathing Beauties" Two of #C-269 Anticipation. Both EX but used in the mail; Miscellaneous (10) - Five hand cut calendar top pin ups. Sizes from 5-1/2" x 7" to 10-1/2" x 15-1/2;" two are topless images, one has tape, others excellent; 1942 Roxy Theater program with Claudette Colbert cover (EX); three 8x10" B&W pin up photos, one for the movie "Dames." each has light creasing at outer borders.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    8th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
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