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'Paddy the Next Best Thing': Color Postcard, 1920

By: PAGE, Gertrude

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, John Waddington Ltd, 1920

This is a printed colour postcard adverting a Theatrical presentation at London's Savoy Theatre. The play is based on a best-selling novel of the day by Gertrude Page. 3.5" by 5.25". Postally used from the UK to the USA in 1920. Light creasing to lower left corner. New...LOWER...prices on postcards! Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

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Arcade Card of Spencer Tracy


Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, No Pubication Data Shown,

Arcade card of Movie Star, Spencer Tracy. Printed on thick card stock, measuring 3.25" by 5.5", postcard size, these cards were made available through vending machines at arcades and other places of entertainment. No publication data shown. Circa late 1930s, early 1940s. Almost Fine condition, no faults. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Autographed Card of Leslie Henson

By: HENSON, Leslie Lincoln

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Publisher Unidentified,

Inscription: Dedicated Authors' Inscription & Signatures

Color, artist-drawn portrait of English comedian, actor, film producer, theatre producer and director, Leslie Henson [1891-1957]. Henson worked in silent films, played in Edwardian musical comedy, and worked the music halls as a comedian. This card is roughly the size of a postcard, 3.5" by 5.75", but has a blank back. It is signed - To Jack Kennedy - Best Luck, Leslie Henson'. Slight edge wear present. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Backstage Club, Vancouver, B. C.; Four Professional Photographs, 8" By 10"

By: BACKSTAGE CLUB, Vancouver, B. C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Backstage Club, 1949

Four professional photographs by an unidentified photographer, showing menmbers/performers of Vancouver's Backstage Club. These once belonged to magician Roy Wheeler. He is shown in the photos along with many others, some identified, including - Fran Dowie, Johnny Tutte, Garfield White, Lorraine McAlister, Barney Potts and more. Email for more info. View more info

Bandmasters of the Air; Stewart Warner Radio


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belleville, ON, Stewart-Warner,

Edition: C-41-341

Folding Retail Trade brochure, undated but probably 1941. Shows 30 different models of Radios - wood & plastic, consoles, portable, radio-phonograph etc. No pricing, all in b&w. Brochure unfolds to 18" by 10", printed on both sides. Clean and unmarked. Rear panel - when folded - a lightly age-soiled. Weight, 13g. Lettermail postage. This item weighs 13g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info

Beau Geste

By: WREN, P. C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, 1926

Edition: Photoplay Edition

Photoplay edition illustrated with scenes from the Paramount movie staring Ronald Colman. Brightly illustrated, wrap-around dustjacket. 418pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. No wear to blue cloth. Gift inscription dated 1927 to ffep. Dustjacket is generally bright and clean with some edge wear and a small chip lost at head of spine. Weight, 425g. View more info

Black Orpheus Film Program: Australia, 1960

By: CAMUS, Marcel - Director

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne & Sydney, Dawson & Selleck, 1960

Film programs from theatres in Australia showing the Academy Award-winning, Foreign Film , 'Black Orpheus - starring Marpessa Dawn, Breno Mello, Lea Garcia and others. 'All negro' cast. Size - 6.25" by 9.75", 8pp, photo illustrated, cast, background info etc. Clean except for an ink blot to bottom margin. Sound, stapled binding. Shipped via inexpensive lettermail. View more info

Bousille and the Just

By: GELINAS, Gratien

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Co., 1961

Edition: First Edition in English

Inscription: Signed by Author

First English edition of the second play by French-Canadian playwright, Gratien Gelinas. A French-Canadian literary classic. Signed by the Author on the title-page on the occasion of a Festival in Vancouver, B.C. in 1961.104pp. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Bin ding is tight and square with sound hinges and no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows a faded spine and some minor edge wear. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Post... View more info

Buffy Sainte Marie


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Publication Details Not Shown, 1968

Booklet featuring biographical details of folk singer Buffy Sainte Marie. Size - 9" by 12", 16pp of biography and photographs. Last page has an ad for her recordings on Vanguard Records. No publication data is shown. Prtobably a generic souvenir booklet avaialable at her concerts. A small ink gift inscription is present on the inside of the front cover it states - 'Oct. 10, 1968 /To young sis - / From Buffy c love! / A memorable evening! / Your's forever, / Mi... View more info

C-Fun 1963 Soundathon!: #7

By: C-FUN RADIO [Vancouver, B. C.]

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., C-Fun Radio, 1963

Edition: Seventh

'The Good Guys of C-Fun Present the All Time 300 Flashback Sounds of Success. Compiled from over 150,000 Votes and Presented on C-Fun beginning at 4pm, December 28th through to Midnite, New Years Eve'. Folded dimensions - 4.5" by 9". Unfolds to 13.5" by 9", printed both sides. Sponsored by Kellys Record Centre. Clean copy with sound folds. A few pencil check marks etc are present, but will erase. Inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates apply to most loca... View more info

C-Funtastic Fifty for Week of Jan. 22, 1966


Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., C-FUN Radio, 1966

Edition: Survey #301

Small Leaflet, 3.5" by 5.25" closed. Opens to 4pp. Lists Top 50 Music Hits on C-FUN Radio 1410 for the week of January 22, 1966. A&W advert to rear panel. Clean but with old fold and a little wrinkled. Inexpensive Lettermail rates apply. View more info

Carmen Jones - Broadway Musical Handbill

By: HAMMERSTEIN, Oscar 2nd; SHORT, Hassard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway Theatre, 1943

Handbill advertising the African-American Broadway Musical, 'Carmen Jones', and adaptation of George Bizet's Opera, 'Carmen', by Oscar Hammerstein 2nd. Printed on both sides. Reverse shows 11 reviews. Very bright and clean - wonderfully survived. View more info

Carte de Visite Photograph of Actor George Vandenhoff [1820-1885]


Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.,

CDV Photograph of a prominent Anglo-American stage actor, George Vandenhoff. Undated, circa 1870s. Size - 6 by 10.5 cm. About Fine condition. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Catalogue of 8mm Stag Films: No 1


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Top-Hat Films,

Edition: No 1

Catalog of 8mm 'Stag', or Adult Films available from Toronto's Top-Hat Films. Undated, circa early to mid 1960s. These movies featured female nudity, but no pornography. Films most likely originated in the USA. Size - 5.5" by 8.5". 29 pages in b&w, 50 b&w photo illustrations, Bright, clean and unmarked. Uncommon. Weight, 52g. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Charlie's Angels: #3 - Angels on a String

By: GOFF, Ivan & ROBERTS, Ben

Price: $6.00

Publisher: USA, Ballantine 25691, 1977

Edition: First Printing

Vintage paperback novel featuring Charlie's Angels of television fame! The third novel in the series. 151pp, photo cover. Interior clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square with no creasing. Minor wear to some edges and a slight reading crease parallel to spine on front. Attractive, bright copy. Ships via Canada Post lettermail - cheap and fast. View more info