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    Rudolph Valentino 1926 Funeral Admission Card and Photos. Includes an original admission card for Valentino's funeral mass held at St. Malachy's Church, New York City, on Monday, August 30, 1926; and 26 b&w 8" x 10" photos (18 featuring Valentino), including scenes from Blood and Sand (1922) and Son of the Sheik (1926). The photos also include Lila Lee and Walter Long (later a regular in the Laurel and Hardy shorts produced by Hal Roach). The card is Very Fine, with some soiling; the stills range from Very Good to Fine, with some creases, chipping (one is trimmed on bottom border), and scrapbook residue en verso.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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