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    Michael Maltese Bugs Bunny #149 "Four-Leaf Clovis" Preliminary Story Original Art Group of 8 (Gold Key, 1973). Original eight-page illustrated script for a Bugs Bunny story featuring Elmer Fudd, who pays Sylvester and Cousin Clovis to get rid of Bugs. Mike Maltese (1908 - 1981) scripted many Warner Brothers cartoons with Bugs and company; some of his best include Baseball Bugs (1946), Rabbit Seasoning (1952), and Bewitched Bunny (1954). He also wrote the script for Chuck Jones' classic 1955 short, One Froggy Evening. Mr. Maltese wrote quite a few scripts for comic books published by Whitman's Gold Key line. This story is drawn in graphite on 9.5" x 12" paper. Condition ranges from Good to Very Good, with handling wear and minor paper loss in the upper left corner of page 1.

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