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    Magoo Slept Here Mr. Magoo Production Background (UPA, 1953). "Oh, isn't this the bed General Ezra Magoo slept in?" Mr. Magoo believes a tax assessor is an antiques buyer, then compounds the problem when a real customer arrives. This an original hand-painted production background from the 4:55 mark in this short directed by Pete Burness and written by the great Tedd Pierce. It is painted in gouache on 12 field background board and marked (MR8) BG 19 + 22. This is one of the nicest Magoo backgrounds we have ever seen. Condition is Very Good. From the Rev Chaney Archives.

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    December, 2019
    13th-15th Friday-Sunday
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