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January 7, 1987 | BURT A. FOLKART, Times Staff Writer
Henry Bond, a diminutive victim of autism whose presence at a film premiere was considered a fortuitous sign by many in the motion picture industry, has died. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that "Preview Henry" died Saturday from complications of blood poisoning. He was believed to be in his late 50s.
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January 7, 1987 | BURT A. FOLKART, Times Staff Writer
Henry Bond, a diminutive victim of autism whose presence at a film premiere was considered a fortuitous sign by many in the motion picture industry, has died. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that "Preview Henry" died Saturday from complications of blood poisoning. He was believed to be in his late 50s.
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November 24, 1985 | JOHN RILEY
One day on the street in 1954, someone from MGM handed Henry Bond a free ticket to a sneak preview of a Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz picture, "The Long, Long Trailer." He took the bus to far-off Inglewood and loved being part of the Academy Theater audience. He met a studio extra who explained how previews worked. The extra began telephoning, tipping him to previews. He went to every one.
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