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    Lon Chaney Still from Bits of Life. A dramatic 11x14 photo of Lon Chaney as "Chin Chow" and Anna May Wong as "Chin Chow's wife" in the 1921 film Bits of Life. The film, of which no copy is currently known to exist, was directed by Marshall Neilan.The still has a small chip out of the lower left corner and some border wear, and has the still photographer's name in white at the lower left corner. The back of the picture has a Motion Play stamp with a penciled-in date of Oct. 30, 1921 and names of the players, film, director and studio (First National) added in pen and pencil. Overall Excellent condition. A great piece of Chaney material and a fine example of "The Man of a Thousand Faces" in his masterful makeup, pre-The Hunchback of Notre Dame or The Phantom of the Opera.

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    April, 2006
    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
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