SILENT FILM MYSTERY POSTEROriginal Lobby Poster for The Bat - Adapted from the Play by Mary Roberts Rinehart 1926 First Edition. 11 by 14 inches, this vintage depicts a spooky black bat with spread wings printed on yellow paper. A couple of small chips and creasing, very good. The text reads Ò WARNING! - DON'T MISS - THE BAT - AT THE RIALTO THEATRE- ALL THIS WEEK.Ó Issued to promote the 1926 Roland West directed mystery silent film dealing with ÒA masked criminal who dresses like a giant bat terrorizes the guests at an old house rented by a mystery writer.Ó Email image available.