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    Original Jacques Kapralik and Sam Berman Illustrations with Corresponding Newspaper Appearances (1940-41). Featured in Mark Hellinger's "Goin' to Town" articles, this archive includes 20 original ink/gouache illustrations, on board, by Jacques Kapralik and Sam Berman (with printing annotations), as well as their corresponding appearances in original scrapbooked periodical clippings, all from 1940-41. The ten strips range in size from 10" x 13" to 27" x 11" and the ten caricature portraits range in size from 8.5" x 11" to 11" x 15" -- featuring hilarious renditions of Bing Crosby, Spencer Tracy, Cary Grant, and others. In overall Good condition with cover wear to the 19.5" x 23.5" scrapbook, yellowing to the scrapbook pages, and with border/corner wear (heavy chipping in some cases) and mild tanning to the illustrations. From the Mark Hellinger Archive.

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