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1950s Non-Sport Comedy and Western Stars Postcard/Photo Lot of (35) with Lucille Ball

Lot Number 1408

Quantity: Bid Starts: 07/22/2022 12:00:00 
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Turn the page back to the 1950s with this non-sport postcard and photo lot of (35) items. Starring A-List comedians and familiar westerners, this nostalgic collection leads to reminiscences of a kinder, gentler bill of Hollywood fare. The first lady of television, Lucille Ball gets top billing in the comedy department, with strong support from comedy teams Abbott and Costello, and Martin and Lewis. On the Western frontier, we see film legends Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Tex Ritter, Bill Boyd and a posse of others who made the genre such a big hit with movie-going audiences. Condition is generally pleasing, though a few pieces are in well-worn state. 


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Postcards (29), all unused examples ranging (90% VG to EX, 10% lesser) with: Lucille Ball, Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Abbot and Costello, Bill Boyd (2) different, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Tex Ritter, Lash LaRue, Audie Murphy, Dale Robertson, Randolph Scott, Gabby Hayes, Johnny Mack Brown, Charles Starrett, Monte Hale, Rod Cameron, Rex Allen, Bob Steele, Red Barry, Jack Buetel, Whip Wilson, Bill Elliott, Tim Holt, Allan Lane, Smiley Burnett, Sunset Carson, Scott Brady; 


Wallet-size photos (5) range (GD to VG) with: Roy Rogers (2) different, Johnny Mack Brown, Randolph Scott, and (1) undetermined;


Bond Bread Hopalong Cassidy photo (FR). 

 



 
 
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