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    Lost Planet Airmen & Other Lot (Republic, 1951). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheets (2) (27" X 41"), Insert (14" X 36"), Half Sheet 22" X 28"), Title Lobby Cards (4), Lobby Cards (22) (11" X 14") (3 cards are autographed). The feature version of Republic's 1949 chapterplay, King of the Rocket Men, this exciting science fiction epic stars serial stalwart Tristram Coffin as Professor Jeff King, inventor of a rocket-powered flight suit, and Mae Clarke (Elizabeth in Universal's 1931 classic Frankenstein) as intrepid reporter Glenda Thomas. The original serial was so successful, it spawned several unofficial sequels featuring the Rocketman, a character who was the direct inspiration for graphic artist Dave Stevens's later The Rocketeer. Included are a one sheet, insert and half sheet and are in very fine+ condition. The Commando Cody (Republic, 1953) one sheet is fine/very fine with some fold separation, the lobby cards are overall fine/very fine (some with pinholes, tape stains, or stains), Radar Men from the Moon (Republic, 1952) lobby cards vary in condition. Most are in excellent shape, but several have stains. Three cards are signed by George Wallace, who played Commando Cody.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2021
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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