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    Scarce 1930's Orbit Gum R308-1 "Tattoo" Surprise Photograph Album with Over 60 Subjects. Offered is a scarce 1930's "Tattoo" Surprise Photograph Album of Movie, Radio, Theatrical Stars and other famous people." This is a 10-page album (IFC and nine pages that hold a dozen cards) with numbered spaces for 108 subjects. The album measures 8-1/2x4-1/2" and can be found with different color covers, this example has a black cover with fading gold lettering. The back cover identifies the producer as Orbit Gum Co. of Chicago. Includes #'s 01 Johnny Weissmuller, 03 Clarke Gable, 04 Lionel Barrymore, 05 Helen Hayes, 06 Irene Dunne, 10 Norma Shearer, 11 Ann Hardin, 12 Jean Harlow, 13 Lee Tracey, 14 Jimmy Durante, 15 Robert Montgomery, 17 Jack Pearl, 19 Jackie Cooper, 20 Wallace Berry, 22 Ed Wynn, 23 Marie Dressler, 25 Buster Crabbe, 26 Bing Crosby, 27 ???, 28 Richard Arlen, 31 Joel McCrea, 32 Ginger Rodgers, 33 Charles Ferrell, 35 Dorothy Jordan, 36 Joan Bennett, 37 Alice Brady, 38 Francis Dee, 39 Doloros Del Rio, 40 ???, 41 ???, 42 ???, 44 Karen Morley, 45 Franchot Tone, 46 Maureen O'Sullivan, 47 Buster Keaton, 49 ???, 50 Leslie Howard, 52 C. Henry Gordon, 55 Jack Dempsey(?), 60 Dorothy Lee, 62 Charles Butterworth, 63 Robert Young, 65 Zasu Pitts, 66 Russell Hardee, 68 Hemen Mack, 69 Elizabeth Allen, 71 Primo Carnera, 73 Mary Carlisle, 75 Mary Ann Jackson, 76 Nils Asther, 78 Clive Brook, 79 Dorothy Wilson, 80 Coleen Moore, 81 Wynne Gibson, 85 June Allen, 86 Phillip Holmes, 90 William Gargan, 95 Otto Kruger, 97 Thelma Todd, 99 Max Baer, 100 Mary Robson. Some names are not legible but one can moisten and put in the sun to enhance images. We'll allow the winner to attempt that. Overall, very-good condition, white ink remnants of the name and address of a previous owner show on the cover.

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    June, 2014
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