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    Six Scripts for the Classic
    Adventures of Superman Television Series

    [Television Series]. [Various Writers]. The Adventures of Superman. Six Scripts from the 1952-1958 Series Starring George Reeves. [Hollywood: CA]: Superman, Inc., for National Comics Publications, Inc., [n.d., ca. 1951]. Six quarto volumes. Contemporary mimeograph copies. Scripts have around 30 numbered leaves each, rectos only. Approximately 11 x 8.5 inches. On white paper, revised pages in various colors. In original printed wrappers in various colors. Three-hole punches at the left margin of each script (each script now housed in modern notebooks, with wrappers preserved in plastic covers). Five of the six scripts signed by the episode's director, Tommy Carr ("T. Carr") in pencil on the front wrapper. One script (The Deserted Village) is inscribed to "Dave" on the front wrapper by the first actress to play Lois Lane on the show, Phyllis Coates; another script (The Lady in Black) is inscribed to "Dave" on the front wrapper by Marc McClure, who played Jimmy Olsen in the Christopher Reeve Superman films. Some toning or mild rubbing to leaves, various pencil notations (presumably made by Carr) in each script. Some mild rubbing or soiling to modern notebooks, one with a price sticker on front. Overall, a fine collection. The titles of the episodes in this collection are: Rescue, The Secret of Superman, Treasure of the Incas, Star of Fate, The Lady in Black, and The Deserted Village.


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