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    "Happy Birthday Scooby-Doo" Publicity Cel with Photo and Press Release (Hanna-Barbera, 1984). In 2019, that delightful doggy detective Scooby-Doo is celebrating his 50th birthday. In 1984, he celebrated his 15th birthday with this fantastic, one-of-a-kind hand-painted publicity cel. Included with the cel is the original Hanna-Barbera press release that reads "Hanna-Barbera's Scooby-Doo wishes for many more years of hilarious capers with his nephew Scrappy as he blows out the candles on his birthday cake, celebrating 15 consecutive years of new episodes." The press release is with the 8" x 10" black and white publicity photo, made from the cel, that was sent out to newspapers and trade magazines. We hear the term "Publicity Cel" a lot; here's what goes into a basic publicity release. The 12 field cel of both Scooby and Scrappy is matched with the photo it created. Three pieces in this lot -- the unique publicity cel, the B&W photo, and the actual studio birthday press release. Minor handling wear. In overall Very Good condition.

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