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    The Mysterious Pilot Chapter 3 Serial Poster (Columbia, 1937). Captain Frank Hawks, billed here as "the Fastest Man Alive," was a real-life WWI aviator and famous show pilot who was often featured in 1930s newsreels and headlines. This 1937 serial poster for the chapter entitled "Enemies of the Air" was his only serial, filmed shortly before his retirement as a show pilot. He died the following year in an experimental plane his company had developed. This colorful one sheet poster measures approximately 27" x 41", and is Plexiglas framed for an overall size of 29" x 42.5". It's in Very Fine condition. From The Art of the Funnies Collection.

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    November, 2012
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
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