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    Buddy Ebsen's Brown Bowler with Green Band. An extra-large, 100-percent wool, jaunty brown derby with a festive green band, and one of the many hats Buddy Ebsen kept in his personal wardrobe. The name "Morris" is stamped in the hat band. The hat has a 2"-long "scar" of spirit gum under the front brim -- a casualty, perhaps, resulting from belonging to an actor whose make-up sometimes included glued-on bushy eyebrows. Wear the hat at a rakish angle and no one will notice. In Very Fine condition. From the Buddy Ebsen Estate.

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    April, 2008
    5th Saturday
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