1936 Ad Buck Jones Productions Western Movie Cowboy Actor Hollywood Star MOVIE3


This is an original 1936 black and white print ad for Buck Jones Productions with a nice portrait of the famous western picture star, Buck Jones (1891-1942). Born Charles Frederick Gebhart, Charles "Buck" Jones, with his horse Silver, was one of the most popular of the cowboy stars of B Westerns in the 20's and 30's. Some of his movies include: The Last Straw (1920), Desert Valley (1926), Whispering Sage (1927), The Lone Rider (1930), The Texas Ranger (1931), The California Trail (1933), Overland Express (1938), and Dawn on the Great Divide (1942). He died in the tragic Coconut Grove nightclub fire in Boston in 1942.


This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 8.75 inches; 15 x 22 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of movie industry ads from 1936. Including booking ads of the famous to the not so-well-known stars of the golden age of the movies, this collection will be of interest to movie buffs and collectors of Hollywood movie memorabilia.

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