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    Robert Baker Journal Making Fist of Fury With Color Fight Scene Snapshots From the Set. Two collection in one lot. Includes: 1) Vintage original (4) pieces of ephemera relate to Bruce Lee's friend and confidante's Robert Baker's time spent in Hong Kong filming as "Petrov" in Lee's martial arts action film, Fist of Fury. Including (1) Chinese receipt or ticket, (1) invitation to a Golden Harvest production dinner at the Jade Garden Restaurant, (1) handwritten three-page, 8" x 11". Diary (dated Nov. 16) expressing the feelings of emotion and reaction of the public to Bruce Lee, "'There seems to be a lump of some kind inside that makes me feel like crying" and "Bruce Lee is really a big hero hear (sic). Everywhere he goes he is known..." and (1) 6.5 x 8.25 in. exercise book repurposed as a journal of Baker's experience in Kowloon, Hong Kong and on the movie set with 5-pages handwritten, including: "Nov. 21. Yesterday was the first day on the movie set, We took a lot off pictures, still pictures for movie posters and newspapers, it was fun! Bruce was just great. Today I think he going to start shooting..." and more. All exhibit age and handling. Originally the property of Robert "Bob" Baker.

    2) Vintage original (8) 3.5 x 3.5 in. Color snapshots of "Petrov" (Robert Baker) and "Chen Zhen" (Bruce Lee) fight scenes from the landmark martial arts action film. Exhibiting age, wear and handling. In overall vintage good condition. Originally the property of Bruce Lee's friend and confidante Robert "Bob" Baker.

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    July, 2021
    16th-18th Friday-Sunday
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