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    Orphans of the Storm (United Artists, 1921). Lobby Cards (3) (11" X 14"). Lillian and Dorothy Gish star as the resourceful Henriette and the blind Louise, who leave their countryside home for Paris in the hopes of having Louise's sight restored. "Orphans of the Storm" provided Lillian Gish with her final role for Griffith, bringing to a close the long and fruitful collaboration that began in 1912 with "An Unseen Enemy," the Gish sisters' film debut. This lot contains three cards from the set and all are in superb condition. One card depicts blind sister Louise (Dorothy Gish) being admired by one of the beggars who have abducted her. One card depicts the two girls as children. Finally the third card depicts the grand life style of King Louis XVI (Lee Kohlmar). All three cards are in excellent condition with just pinholes in the corners. Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2007
    20th-21st Friday-Saturday
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