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    1939 Rothmans "Beauties of the Cinema" High-Grade SGC Complete Set (40) - With 92.7 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, very high-grade complete set of the Rothmans Ltd. "Beauties of the Cinema" from 1939. These are the rectangle card variety. Never to be forgotten are the ageless beauties like Garbo, Dietrich, Harlow, Mae West and so many others. Includes: SGC 96 Mint 9: 14 cards, Bennett, Birell, Blane, Davies, Del Rio, Gulliver, Jean Harlow, Hobart, Marlowe, Matthews, Moore, Stein, Tovar and L. Young; SGC 92 NM/MT+ 8.5: 18 cards, Angel, C. Bennett, Bergner, Carlisle, Carroll, Colbert, Dietrich, Dunne, Francis, Greta Garbo, Gaynor, Harvey, Shearer, Stanwyck, Mae West, Anna May Wong, Fay Wray and Wynyard; SGC 88 NM/MT 8: 7 cards, Blondell, Joan Crawford, K. Crawford, Fox, Loy, Oberon, Stuart; SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, Bouchier.

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