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    Description

    Lucky Gamblers (All-American, 1946).
    One sheet, linen-backed poster
    28.5" x 41"
    Chicago; [1946]

    With an all-colored cast, starring Lollypop Jones and Sybil Lewis. The film follows Lollypop Jones' character, a waiter at a 7-11 club, after he overhears a plot to defraud the club and has to save the day. Jones (1897-1954) began his career in vaudeville before becoming a film comedian. The All-American News company, based in Chicago, made numerous "race films", which were screened for black-only theaters.

    Condition: Minor wear, with light soiling and flattened folds. Light foxing spots, else very good.


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    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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