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    War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Australian Daybill (13.5" X 30"). George Pal and his crew overcame both budget and design limitations in creating one of the more stylish looks to any sci-fi film of the 1950s. The spine tingling image of the giant three-fingered alien hand reaching from its space ship, grasping the puny earthlings, is still as effective today as it was upon the film's release. This rare version of the Australian daybill shows only light fold wear, a faint stain in "war," a small chip in the top border, and crease in the bottom border. This is an opportunity that shouldn't be missed by any serious collector. Very Fine-. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    September, 2011
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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