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    Mighty Joe Young (RKO, 1949). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A. John Ford and Merian C. Cooper brought the amazing talents of stop-motion animator Willis O'Brien back to the screen with this story about a girl and her Gorilla, Joe Young. The film is a favorite of many fantasy film fans and the posters are very collectible. This is the style A one sheet; three versions were made by RKO for the film's promotion. Prior to professional restoration, the poster had pin holes with tears and edge chips that went into the artwork. Both lower corners were replaced as was a chip out of the left center fold that went into the cowboy's head. There were minor chips on the cross folds and wear on the upper border. Good/Very Good on Linen.

    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

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    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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