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1941 Citizen Kane opening night ad (Midwest)...
Item # 658720
May 6, 1941
CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 6, 1941
* Opening night for the movie Citizen Kane
* Orson Welles - Midwest release date (1st report)
Page 20 has a nice advertisement for the opening night (Midwest) of the movie classic 'Citizen Kane' starring Orson Welles. (see) The ad measures 14 x 4 inches. Through research of this movie, the release date for this movie in the United States was on May 1, 1941 with the first showing to be at the Palace Theater in New York City. This was the opening day (May 6) in the Midwest. The movie 'Citizen Kane' consistently ranks at the top of most polls of the top movies of all time.
Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, a few tape mends on the front page, generally very nice.
Category: The 20th Century