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Promotional Item for the Film "Good News".

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Metro Goldwyn-Myer Pictures: 1930

Seller ID: 14782


One sheet (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inch) folded as issued with composed photo on the inside using black and red printing. Photo of the cast from the movie and brief outline story of the movie. Directed by Nick Grinde in 1930, the film starred Bessie Love, Mary Lawlor, Cliff Edwards, Stanley Smith, Lola Lane, and Gus Shy. The film was based on a New York 'Broadway' musical comedy play of 1927 about college life and love. Very good clean copy. View more info

Original Publicity Photograph "Marlene Dietrich and Irving Berlin"

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 018167


Circa 1944. Original publicity photograph of Marlene Dietrich and Irving Berlin taken at the Fifty Army Camp in Italy in May, 1944. Dietrich (1901-1992) was a German-American actress and singer. Irving Berlin (1888-1989) was a Russian born composer and lyricist. He was widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. Both Dietrich and Berlin toured with the USO during W.W.II. This black and white photograph was taken May, 1944 during a USO tour. Pho... View more info

California 1826-1926 (Cathay CircleTheatre Opening Night Keepsake Booklet)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Committee of Cathay Center: 1926

Seller ID: 018596


Original illustrated wrappers. 6 x 9 inches. 32 pages. Signed on the back cover by silet movie actress Ruth Roland (b. 1892, d. 1937) and actor Ivan Lebedeff (b. 1894, d. 1953). Some moisture staining at top of some interior pages and chip at top of page 18 / 19. The Cathay Circle Theater was a major Hollywood theater when it first opened in 1926 and it hosted many movie premiers over the years. It was demolished in 1969. The theatre very much tried to tie into it... View more info

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Presents Ben-Hur, By General Lew Wallace...A Short History of This Mighty Production with Many Scenes from the Photodrama and with Portraits of the Characters

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / The Gordon Press Inc.: 1926

Seller ID: 018690


Program for this classic silent film. Cover (front and back) is a scene in color from the chariot race. Text consists of black and white portraits of the actors and actresses, scenes from the movie and articles about the movie and the author, General Lew Wallace. Small chip upper left hand corner of front cover. 9 x 12 inches. Unpaginated, but 18 pages, complete. View more info

How to Make Up

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, The M. Stein Cosmetic Co.: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018824


Original wrapper, 3 1/4 x 6 inches. Make up advice plus illustrated product descriptions. Interesting sections on make up application for Tramp, Negro, Creole, Iriish (male and female), Italian, Old Age, Hebrew, Indian and Moving Picture. 16 pages. View more info

Image for Original Movie Poster.  Up Jumped the Devil.

Original Movie Poster. Up Jumped the Devil.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1941

Seller ID: 019780


Original movie poster on white board with red and blue coloring. 14" x 18." Poster is clean and intact. Text on the poster reads: "'Here's Jivers, Jivvers and Bellylaughs'; Up Jumped the Devil; with Mantan Moreland and Shelton Brooks; Produced by Jed Buell; A Dixie National Production; Nationally Released by Consolidated National Film Exchanges; with an All Colored Star Cast." Up Jumped the Devil (1941) is an African American film that features an all... View more info

Program for 'All-Star Vaudeville'

By: 23rd Street Theatre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York., Keith & Proctor Amusement Co.: 1907

Seller ID: 9950


[14] pages; title wrapper with ads (6 x 9 inch). Program for the theatre listing the following acts: Adams and Mack, Harry B. Lester, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Thorne Co., The Big City Quartette, Will M. Cressy, Rogers and Deely, The Rose De Haven Sextette, William Gould and Valeska Suratt, Robert's Animals, and The Motion Pictures (An Inexperienced Chauffeur & Bad Men of the West). Plan of the theater with seating. Ads include Columbia business School, Sure Pop (extermination ... View more info

Program for 'All-Star Vaudeville'

By: 5th Avenue Theatre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Keith & Proctor Amusement Co.: 1907

Seller ID: 9951


[16] pages; title wrapper with ads (6 x 9 inch). Evidence of folding. Program for the vaudeville show featuring Ziska and King, The Le Brun Opera Trio, Crane Brothers, Musical Johnstons, Wm. Gillette's 'The Red Owl', Katie Barry, Clayton White and Marie Stuart Co., Cliffe Berzac's Circus, and Motion Pictures (A Race for a Wife). Ads include Sohmer Pianos, Lincoln Trust Co., The Breslin Hotel, White Rock Water, Satin Gloss Soap, Hawes $3 hats among others. Plan of theatre... View more info

Original Publicity Printed Photo. "Art Acord"

By: Acord, Art

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 017969


Circa late 1920's. Original publicity printed photo, tinted. 5 X 7 inches. Acord (1890-1931) was an American silent film actor, rodeo champion and stunt man. Acord made over 100 film shorts, most of which are now considered lost. He began his acting career in 1910, only to take time off from films to serve in World War I. Once the war was over he returned to acting and made several more movies. In this printed photo, Acord is standing next to his horse. Acord is wearing ... View more info

Original Portrait Photograph

By: Alexander, Ben

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 017972


Circa late 1940's, early 1950's. Original photograph. 5 X 7 inches. Alexander (1911-1969) was an American film actor and radio announcer. He became a child actor at the age of 5 when he was in Every Pearl A Tear. His movies included All Quiet On The Western Front (1930) and was hand picked by Jack Webb to appear in Dragnet (1952-1959). In this photograph shows a close up of Alexander, wearing a dark tweed jacket, white shirt and dark tie, holding a cigarette. Slight chip... View more info

Autograph Letter Signed - Adrianne Allen

By: Allen, Adrianne

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 3887


Circa 1960's. Two-page letter on personal size stationery with an imprinted return address in Switzerland. From Adrianne Allen (b. 1907), English actress, to Godfrey Winn (b. 1908), English writer, congratulating him on his book. View more info

Practical Research Work In Photoplay Writing. One Of A Series Of Lectures Especially Prepared For Student-Members Of The Palmer Plan

By: Alvord, Adeline M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Ca, Palmer Photoplay Corp.: 1920

Seller ID: 018550


Original tan wrapper with black lettering on the front cover. 5 3/4 X 8 1/2 inches. 12 pages. Adeline Alvord was an advanced student of drama. In 1913 she moved to Portland Oregon and started a studio of dramatics art. She was considered to be one of the most successful Shakespearean coaches in the West. When the war began, she moved to Los Angeles to work for Metro Studios where she eventually was given full charge of the Research Department. This copy is clean and comp... View more info

Theatre National De l'Opera-Comique. Saison 1927-1928

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, France, L'Edition Arthtique: 1927

Seller ID: 10445


32 pages; illustrations; illustrated paper wrapper. Program for the comedy theatre with photos of the leading actors and advertisements. View more info

Publicity Photograph "Fibber McGee and Molly"

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 10451


Publicity photograph (5 x 6 1/4 on a 8 x 10 inch sheet) b/w, circa 1940s. This publicity photo shows Jim and Marian Jordan standing on the back of a railroad train called the 'Honeymoon Express'. "Fibber McGee and Molly" was a long running and much loved radio program that was on the air from 1935 to 1952. The character of Fibber McGee was played by Jim Jordan (1896-1988) and the part of Molly McGee was played by his wife Marian Jordan (1898-1961). They were marr... View more info

Publicity Photograph "I Married Adventure"

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbia Pictures: 1940

Seller ID: 10478


Publicity photograph (8 x 10 inch) b/w for the movie. Photo of Osa Johnson with a native African from the documentary which was based on the book "I Married Adventure". Osa Johnson (1894-1953) was the wife of Martin Johnson (1884-1937), an American motion picture photographer and producer. His subject was wildlife in Africa. The Johnson's were married in 1910. Osa collaborated with Martin Johnson on his work, and after his death in 1937, continued it. The book an... View more info

The Lyrick Theatre. "Virginius"

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, G. Harmsworth & Co.: 1897

Seller ID: 10880


Stiff sheet (10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inch) folded into (3 1/2 x 8 1/4). Illustrated cover with title and design. Mr Wilson Barrett's Season. For "Virginius" A Tragedy in Four Acts. By Sheridan Knowles. Dated Saturday, May 8th, 1897. No ads. Staring Wilson Barrett, Edward Irwin, Alfred Brydone, among others. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Comedy Theatre. "Sowing the Wind"

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, G. Harmsworth & Co.: 1895

Seller ID: 10881


Stiff sheet (10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inch) folded into thirds (3 1/2 x 8 1/4 inch). Illustrated cover with title and design for a comedy in four acts "Sowing the Wind" by Sydney Grundy. Dated 3/18/95. Ads on both sides of the opened program and back folds. Staring Brandon Thomas, Cyril Maude, Sydney Brough, among others. Very good clean copy. View more info

Publicity Photograph "Duncan Sisters"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 11058


circa.1930. Publicity photo (5 x 7 inch) b/w of both head shots of the sisters. Rosetta (1894-1959) and Vivian (1997-1986) had a popular vaudeville duo famous for their act 'Topsy and Eva'. Mode several movies in Hollywood 1929-1932, but none were successful. Did their duo in nightclubs and on the stage till 1959 when Rosetta was killed in a car accident. View more info

Tyson-Co's Programme of Operatic, Theatrical and Other Entertainments, . For the Week Ending February 26, 1910.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Tyson-Co: 1910

Seller ID: 11144


14 pages; yellow paper wrapper (5 1/4 x 8 1/4 inch). Among the theatres: Savoy Theatre, Harold Square Theatre, Comedy Theatre, Belasco theatre, Bijou Theatre, Lyceum Theatre - starring Billie Burke in Mrs. Dot, Empire Theatre - starring Ethel Barrymore in Mid-Channel, New York Theatre - starring Julia Marlowe in Merchant of Venice, The Hippodrome, Grand Opera House - starring Mabel Taliaferro in Springtime, Caiety Theate - starring John Barrymore in The Fortune Hunter, M... View more info

Playhouse - Opera House. Program for Week of September 29, 1924.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ridgewood, New Jersey, 1924

Seller ID: 11148


[8] pages; stapled paper wrapper (5 x 6 3/4 inch) with title on the in color cover and portrait of J. Warren Kerrigan. Center fold is the program for Paramount's "The Covered Wagon"; Warner Bros "Cornered"; and Zukor/Lasky "Merton of the Movies". Ads for business in Bergen County, New Jersey for cars and products. View more info