Vintage Americana Treasure Chest with Caruso Signature 
Lot Number 1256
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 06/22/2008 16:00:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 07/10/2008 23:30:00 
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Description

Presented is a large collection of vintage nineteenth- and earlytwentieth-century Americana. Highlights include 1. Enrico Caruso signed postcard (d.1921, “9”) 2. 1974 Patty Hearst/Symbionese Liberation Army FBI Wanted poster (VG-EX) 3. 1930s Donald Duck “Washing the Goldfish 4. (6) 1940s-1950s Rub-Offs with Dick Tracy 5. 1948 Ringling Bros. Circus Program with Chesterfield Ad on back cover with Williams, Musial, DiMaggio 6. 1916 U.S.S. Arizona Thanksgiving dinner menu 7. (12) 1950s Lionel Trains catalogs and guides. The Caruso piece is accompanied by an auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of all items included in this lot, please visit our website

1920s “Please Get Married” restored movie window poster
(4) Black and White Movie Sweethearts posters
(47) TAF Birds and Capote Persons cigar labels
1941 29th Infantry Company B Composite (VG-EX)
Vintage black and white picture of U.S.S. Arizona (VG-EX)
Audio-Engineer Microphone Control for Toy Trains in box (EX-MT)
“Keep Em Flying” U.S. Army Recruiting (VG)
(26) 1950s unused Veterans of World War I certificates
(10) black and white fighter jets photographs
1941 RCA Victor radio buying guide (VG-EX)
(8) Lawson Wood promotional advertisement cards
1923 How to Get the Most Out of Your Victrola guide (VG-EX)
(16) 1960s Playbills from Forest Theatre and Schubert Theatre (mostly VG-EX)
Blue Ribbon Malt Extract recipe book
1857 Walnut Street Theatre Mr. Marshall’s Benefit ticket
American Express Military Insignia Guide
Illinois Commercial Men’s Association All-Service Identification Guide
1953 Marilyn Monroe Playboy transparency
(3) 1890s oversized ladies fans
1910s No.3 Folding Pocket Kodak camera
1920s Hohner Bravi Alpini harmonica
1900s The Authentic Life of President McKinley (VG-EX) Cream of Wheat Uncle Sam cut and mounted ad
(5) 1910s ballroom sheet music from Joe Morris Music/Royal Pub (VG to VG-EX)
1940s double cut magazine advertisement with Bing Crosby (Chesterfield) and Pat Harder (Blatz)
1904 (October) World’s Events magazine (VG)
Snow White and Seven Dwarfs lobby card (GD)
1910s/1920s John Emerson mini pennant
1910s “Over Yonder Where the Lilies Grow” sheet music with Rockwell cover
(18) 1930s-1940s Theatre and Move advertisements
(65) late 1880s – 1910s non-sport tobacco cards with flags, ships, actresses, animals
1910s miniature playing cards with box
Kahlua Grandpa Muenster 6ft. Promotional Display
(2) 40x27 Movie Posters: Law of the Lawless, Five Easy Pieces. 
 
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