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    Wings (Paramount, 1927). Window Card (14" X 22"). Twenty-eight year old director William Wellman, himself a wartime aviator, made this film about two World War I aviators (Buddy Rogers and Richard Arlen) who are in love with the same Red Cross nurse (Clara Bow). A young Gary Cooper also appeared in a small but crucial role as a veteran aviator. "Wings" was the first feature film to win an Academy Award. The side and bottom borders have all been airbrushed as has the dark blue area around the credits and title. There was a slight vertical crack that was just to the right of Bow's hair that has been slightly retouched. Other than these minor problems, the poster is in excellent condition with a new backing. Fine+ on Cardstock.

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