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    Sale 2486 | Lot 41
    Price Realized: $375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 41

      (EPHEMERA.) Group of playbills and other ephemera relating to dramatic depictions of Lincoln. 12 items, various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1923-87

      Estimate $300 - 400

      Television, film and radio: Kinoy. Lincoln, from the Novel by Gore Vidal. Mimeograph screenplay for the television adaptation, 14 September 1987 * [Abe Lincoln's Story.] Printed script by the Mutual Broadcasting System, [20] pages with illustrated wrappers. Np, [1944] * "The Film Authority: Wid's Weekly," 18 August 1923 issue with cover story on George A. Billings starring in the silent film "The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln" * "Dupont Presents the Cavalcade of America, with Raymond Massey in Abraham Lincoln by Robert E. Sherwood." Printed radio script, 29, [3] pages, in original mailing envelope. Np, 1940 * An issue of the magazine Photoplay Studies devoted to the D.W. Griffith production "Abraham Lincoln," 1940.
      Theatrical: "The Playbill for the Plymouth Theatre," Robert Sherwood's "Abe Lincoln in Illinois," New York, circa 1939 * Playbill for "Prologue to Glory," New Salem (Illinois) State Park, 1954 * Playbill for "The Rivalry," based on the Lincoln-Douglas debates, 1959 * Chicago Stagebill for the same, circa 1940 * Playbill for the 3rd annual performance for the same by the Abe Lincoln Players, Illinois, circa 1940s * Handbill for the same at Plymouth Theatre in New York, [1939] * and a printed script by Betty Smith, "The Boy, Abe," Boston, MA: Baker's Plays, [1944].

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $375