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    It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World TV Commercial Award and Script Group (1964). Stan Freberg had a non-speaking role as a Deputy Sheriff in the this classic Stanley Kramer comedy bonanza. What many people don't know is that he was the man who wrote and produced the TV commercial to promote the movie! The commercials had the stars fighting just like they did in the movie. This is a rare original 1964 American Television Commercial Festival award for Stan's work on these hilarious TV commercials (which are featured as extras on the 50th Anniversary DVD). The plaque reads "Special Citation Media and Entertainment Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World United Artists Freberg Ltd." Also in this lot is the actual Stan Freberg scripts for Stanley Kramer's TV commercials for his film Ship of Fools, five scripts on Freberg Ltd. stationery (stapled and paper clipped). The logo for Freberg Ltd. was designed by Saul Bass. Also included is a copy of one page from the Mad Mad Mad Mad World script. Minor handling, edge wear and paper clip rust. The award is 14", with minor handling and tarnish. Overall Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
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