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    Harvey Kurtzman Pageant February 1962 Complete 11-page Story "The Psychological Indian" Original Art (MacFadden Publications, 1962). Satirical genius Kurtzman presented this uproarious five-act comic strip in the pages of Pageant magazine. This rarely reproduced masterpiece of sixties humor begins, "This is the story of Charlie Eager-Beaver, an Indian who wanted to act (of all things) like an Indian - and how he stepped out of the Reservation and into the modern world of show business, where he came face to face with - the Psychological Indian." Each page of this story has an image area of 6.5" x 9.75", and was drawn on a board with an overall size of 15" x 10". Drawn in mixed-media, with a few pasted on lettering corrections and typeset captions, the pages average Excellent condition. A tearsheet booklet of the printed pages is included with this lot.

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    February, 2009
    26th-28th Thursday-Saturday
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