1936 Print Will H. Hays MPPDA President Movie Censorship Code Hap Hadley MOVIE3


This is an original 1936 black and white halftone print of a humorous sketch by Alvan "Hap" Hadley of Will H. Hayes, President of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America (MPPDA).


This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 4.25 inches; 11 x 11 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.

This piece was illustrated by Hadley, Alvan "Hap". Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

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