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    Born Yesterday (Columbia, 1950). Italian Locandina (13" X 27").
    Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock (Broderick Crawford) descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn (Judy Holliday, who won the first Best Actress Oscar for a comedic role). Brock hires newspaperman Paul Verrall (William Holden) to see if he can soften her rough edges and make her more presentable in capitol society. Classic screwball comedy from George Cukor, based on the Broadway hit also with Holliday in the lead. Anselmo Ballester artwork is featured on this scarce Italian locandina, a Heritage first. The poster shows torn pinholes in the top corners, a dust shadow in the top border, a pencil mark in the imprint area, and tax stamps, an ink stamp and a pen mark in the bottom right. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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