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    "Shady Rest Hotel" miniature model from Petticoat Junction. (CBS TV, 1963-1970) Vintage original 1/16 scale model miniature of a yellow two-story Victorian home with green shuttered windows, tile roof, three large bay windows on front upper floor, and two rectangular brick chimneys on left and right sides with attached trellises. A long porch extends along front of the grand hotel and features a hanging bench swing and a hand painted sign above that reads, "Hotel" and "Shady Rest". Measuring 14.5 x 24 x 26 in. Featuring internal lighting to illuminate white gauze curtains. The miniature is mounted to a wooden 33.5 x 42 in. base board with hand painted stone path, white washed fence, and various miniature landscaping materials. The model was used where insert shots of building and train models were inter-cut with exterior facades and interior sets on the General Service Studio sound stages to create the fictitious town of Petticoat Junction and neighboring Hooterville. This model was designed, built and painted by Richard C. Datin, who also installed lighting in the 12-foot model of the "U.S.S. Starship Enterprise" for Star Trek. Exhibiting age and production wear. In vintage very good to fine condition. Acquired from Petticoat Junction creator Paul Henning.

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    September, 2019
    25th Wednesday
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