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Catalogue - Third Annual Melbourne Classic Car Show, 1987 Document Reg. No: SH 961745

Summary:
Official catalogue for 'The Third Annual Classic Melbourne Car Show and Auction', which was held in the Royal Exhibition Building in December 1987. The catalogue features visitor information including listings of Trade Stands and Car Clubs, as well as a plan of the exhibition. There is a detailed listing of cars up for auction, with half page black & white images of them all.

Included in the display was the Aston Martin "Oscar India" AM V8 driven by Timothy Dalton in the James Bond film 'The Living Daylights'. The catalogue includes an image of Timothy Dalton standing with the car, and full specifications. An advertisement for the new Bond film is printed on the back cover.
Description:
Catalogue, 28 pages. The front cover is black, red and white. The lower half of the front cover has a grey and white graphic of two classic cars. The back cover contains a full page advertisement for the James Bond movie 'The Living Daylights' starring Timothy Dalton. Inside, a floor plan of the exhibition, information about exhibitors, black and white photographs of cars on display and of cars for auction, with expected sale price.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 29.50 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: exhibitions, advertising, commerce, royal exhibition building, motor shows
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING
Secondary Classification: Exhibitions & Trade Shows
Tertiary Classification: catalogues
Inscriptions: Front cover: OFFICIAL CATALOGUE FOR / THE THIRD ANNUAL / MELBOURNE/ CLASSIC CAR SHOW / AND / AUCTION / EXHIBITION BUILDING DECEMBER 1987; $6.00
Publisher: United Artists, 1987
Date Used: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1987
Fictitious Character: James Bond, 1987
Person Depicted: Mr Timothy Dalton

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