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CAMDEN HOUSE ANNOUNCES MAJOR FALL EVENT OF VINTAGE FILM POSTERS AND MOVIE MEMORABILIA ON NOV. 6 AND 7

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The auction will be held in the Culver City Veterans Memorial Auditorium at 4117 Overland Ave. in Culver City, Calif.  All items will be available for viewing on Nov. 5 (Friday evening) between 6-9 p.m. and will continue on Saturday and Sunday beginning at 9 a.m.  Those wishing to make arrangements to film or videotape the auction material or interview those in charge, please feel free to call or fax at the address below.
    A few highlights of the sale include:
    James Dean autographed photo inscribed to Edna Ferber, author of "Giant."  (Pre-sale estimate:  $4,000-$6,000)
    Academy Award for the film "Portrait of Jennie," 1948.  (Pre-sale estimate:  $10,000-$15,000)
    "Dracula," 1931 - jumbo lobby card.  ($14,000-$17,000)
    Thing's box from "The Addams Family" television series.  ($10,000- $20,000)
    Prop torpedo from "The Incredible Mr. Limpet," 1963.  ($800-$1,200)
    Judy Garland's signed 1939 membership application to AFTRA.  ($600- $900)
    Historic document concerning "Gone With The Wind."  ($3,000-$5,000)
    "Thief of Bagdad," 1924 - half sheet.  ($6,000-$9,000)
    Marx Bros. historic documents signed by all four of the Marx Bros. ($3,000-$5,000)
    "The Old Dark House," 1932 - lobby card.  ($7,000-$10,000)
    Marilyn Monroe postcard, signed "Norma Jean."  ($6,000-$9,000)
    Arnold Schwarzenegger's outfit from "Total Recall."  ($2,500-$3,000)
    Greta Garbo handwritten letter.  ($3,000-$3,500)
    Humphrey Bogart's passport from "To Have and Have Not," 1944. ($500-$1,000)
    Giant Lunar Moth from "Doctor Doolittle."  ($1,000-$2,000)
    Bruce Willis' "ejector seat" from "Die Hard 2."  ($1,500-$2,500)
    King Tut Mummy Case from "Mask of Fu Manchu," 1932.  ($4,000-$6,000)
    Plus hundreds of other vintage posters, autographed photos, historical and entertainment related documents, costumes, and props.
    Camden House Auctioneers was the first auction company to specialize exclusively in selling vintage posters and movie memorabilia and is still the leading auction house dealing in this type of memorabilia. Since its first auction in 1989, Camden House has sold close to $6,000,000 worth of merchandise.
    Camden House Auctioneers
    427 N. Canon Dr.
    Beverly Hills, CA  90210
    phone:  310-246-1212
    fax:  310-246-0416
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    CONTACT:  Rebecca or Michael at Camden House Auctioneers, 310-246-1212 CO:  CAMDEN HOUSE AUCTIONEERS IN:  ENT ST:  CA


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