FRANCIS THE TALKING MULE COMBINATION MOVIE AND CLEVELAND DEPARTMENT STORE PROMO BUTTON.
1.75” c. 1949 release of “Francis The Talking Mule” starring Donald O’Conner with Francis voiced by Chill Wills. This promotional button from Cleveland, Ohio department store, famed for its annual giant Christmas tree, reads “I’ve Talked To Francis/ Sterling Lindner Davis’ Talking Mule.” (SLD is dept. store name). Rare local give-away. Two seen in this color combination and we recently saw a variety with Francis in red against white background. High gloss and NM , displaying Mint.
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