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    A Fatty Arbuckle-Gifted 14K Gold and Platinum Cigarette Case, 1919. Rectangular, with platinum inlays in the form of stars and geometric designs, engraved on front "MGK" [for Maurice G. Kahn], engraved on inside left side "To / Dr. Maurice Kahn / Dear Doctor, / Your patience with your patients / Brings a friendship none can sever / You've had my case so many times / Accept this case forever / Xmas 1919 / Roscoe C. Arbuckle;" hallmarked on inside handle in part "Feagan & Co. / Platinum 14k;" included with a brown leather case (with a vintage mailing label glued to it) and a small black and white snapshot showing the actor and the doctor surrounded by other men at an outdoor event; gifted to the doctor by Arbuckle two years before the scandal that did him in; interestingly, Kahn was an early "doctor to the stars" and was a founding member of the famous Cedars of Lebanon hospital in Hollywood which morphed into Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, still celebrated for treating movie stars today.
    Cigarette case: 3" x 4"; Leather case: 5" x 7 1/4"; Snapshot: 4" x 4 1/2"


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    March, 2017
    18th Saturday
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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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