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    You Were Never Lovelier (Columbia, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B. Truth in advertising is born out by the title of this Rita Hayworth vehicle -- she was never lovelier than in this frothy musical comedy co-starring Fred Astaire. A wealthy Argentine family follows the old tradition that the daughters must marry in order from the eldest to the youngest, not a problem for the oldest of the girls, but when #2 Maria (Hayworth) spins her wheels, there's pressure from her remaining sisters who already have their spouses picked out. The father engineers a "mystery man" to pitch woo to Maria, but is dismayed with an American dancer (Astaire) takes advantage of the deception. This eye-popping B-style one sheet features a stunning image of Hayworth, and is in very nice condition. Corner pinholes, light fold wear with crossfold separations, small chips in the left and right borders, and a tear in the right border were the only issues, and these have been rendered virtually invisible with professional restoration. From the GLG Collection. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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