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    The Purple Monster Strikes (Republic, 1945, R-1957). Fine/Very Fine. Lobby Card Sets of 7 (13) (11" X 14"), Lobby Card Groups of 7 (3), Reissue Lobby Card Set (11" X 14"), Reissue Group of 7, & Belgian Poster (14.5" X 19.25"). Republic Pictures was the king of serials by the time they released this entry at the end of WWII, and it was a fan favorite. Roy Barcroft stars as the Martian invader who can assume the human identity of his earthling foes. This lot is an incredible compilation of all 15 Chapter lobby sets minus three cards, one from Chapter #1, Chapter #5, and Chapter #11. Included is the incredibly scarce full-color Chapter #1, seven cards. All the sets show general signs of wear but are very nice overall. Included is a full-color Chapter #1 set to the reissue of 1957 and another seven duotone reissue cards. Also included is a trimmed Belgian poster. Overall the cards display very well.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2021
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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