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    A Script and Program from the "AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney" Television Show. CBS Television, 1974. The script bound in black leather, embossed on the cover "The American Film Institute / Salutes / James Cagney / Nora and Pat Helm" [Cagney's longtime secretary and her daughter], repeated on the spine, dated "March 13, 1974," 76 pages; together with a program and six black and white original print photographs from that evening depicting Cagney with various attendees such as Frank Sinatra, George Raft, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, and Bob Hope; interestingly, Cagney was the second only recipient of this prestigious AFI honor -- the first was for his buddy, film director John Ford, the previous year in 1973; the special [hosted by Sinatra] aired on prime-time TV on March 18, 1974 and was a huge hit not only because Cagney made a moving, heartfelt, and funny acceptance speech, but also because numerous 'A list' stars were in attendance to pay tribute to him -- even John Lennon and Mick Jagger!
    Script: 11" x 9"; Program: 11" x 11"; Photographs: 8" x 10"


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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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