Lot 62 of 202:
Lenny Bruce arrested for Obscenity in Los Angeles  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$216
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Printed police report of Bruce’s arrest for obscenity, Los Angeles, 3-12-64 - four copies
Author:
Place:
Los Angeles
Publisher:
Date:
1964
Description:

Each 23.5x14.5 cm (9¼x5¾"), held together with metal clip.

Lenny Bruce's file copies of the police report of his arrest, in which the arresting officer, one H.J. Virgin, states "I attended the entire show of Lenny Bruce... During this show the following words were used repetitively: 'shit', 'bullshit', 'mother fucker', 'fuck' 'asshole'. He also had stories regarding unnatural acts with animals including the Lone Ranger in the comic strip and his horse..."

Lot Amendments
Condition:
The printing is a little weak in places, as duplicated, very good.
 
Item number:
304325
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