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    The Man from Bitter Roots (Fox, 1916). Three Sheet (41" X 81").
    One of Fox Studios' top box office draws, William Farnum, was born to be a star. The son of actors and brother of The Squaw Man lead Dustin Farnum, William was earning a salary of $10,000 dollars per week at the height of his career. In this adventure film, Farnum is a miner whose partner is driven to suicide by the stress of their profession. Unhindered, Farnum vows to provide for the sister of his fallen friend, even though she is convinced that he murdered her brother in a plot to keep the mine's profits for himself. This gorgeous stone litho three sheet has undergone first rate restoration to repair tears in the right side of the image, small tears in the titles, and a tear in the bottom border. There was also a chip in the top border and a bend in the bottom right corner. Now, the poster displays very well, making it an outstanding addition to any silent movie poster collection. Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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