SUPERMAN "HELP KEEP YOUR SCHOOL ALL AMERICAN!" RARE POSTER.
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Winning Bid:
$4,600.00 (Includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Bids:
21
Bidding Ended:
Thursday, July 14, 2016 12:00:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
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Auction:
Auction #218 - Part II
Value Code:
K - $1,000 to $2,000
Item Description
12x16.5" single-sided glossy paper poster designed for display in schools. Institute For American Democracy, Inc. ©1950 Nat'l Comics Pub., Inc. Poster features great art by noted Superman comic book artist Wayne Boring featuring Superman standing amongst group of children including African-American boy and Asian boy, word balloon reading "...And Remember, Boys And Girls, Your School - Like Our Country - Is Made Up Of Americans Of Many Different Races, Religions And National Origins. So..." and continues underneath "...If You Hear Anybody Talk Against A Schoolmate Or Anyone Else Because Of His Religion, Race Or National Origin - Don't Wait: Tell Him That Kind Of Talk Is Un-American. Help Keep Your School All-American!" Horizontal fold at center w/.5" split at left. Top margin shows wear w/creasing at left (w/archival tape repair on reverse to .75" tear) and small tears along top. Upper right has 1/8x.25" corner piece off. .25" tear at bottom left. Fine overall, still displays nicely. Very rare, w/only a few examples known. First we've offered in our 49 years. Superb patriotic Superman poster. Franco Toscanini Collection.
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