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    Trouble Indemnity Mr. Magoo Story/Layout Drawings Group of 9 (UPA, 1950). "Just sold a whopper to old Magoo!" In this cartoon, a fraudulent insurance salesman tries to get Magoo to sign an insurance policy and he even dressed up as a fake old college buddy from Rutgers College to fool our nearsighted hero. This short was directed by Pete Burness and was released on 9/14/50. This is a rare series of nine story sketch/layout drawings, featuring the Insurance Salesman, his boss, and Mr. Magoo. Magoo is in three drawings with the salesman. Graphite with yellow and blue pencil highlights; dialogue on some sheets. A real piece of early Mr. Magoo history in this lot. Minor handling and edge wear and tear. Good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    9th-10th Saturday-Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
    Mark A.,
    Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK
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