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    The Flying Fleet (MGM, 1929). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    This very rare, colorful half sheet is from one of famed Navy Commander Frank "Spig" Wead's first script writing efforts. Wead came to Hollywood to work after an accident that severely handicapped his legs and ended his Navy career. A silent film gem, the picture stars Ramon Novarro and Anita Page, was released with synchronized music and sound effects and features the story of six U.S. Naval Academy cadets who are attending flying school. The film is noted for its superb flying scenes. The poster shows edge wear with tears and light smudging. An excellent find for fans of the silent film era! Rolled, Fine.


    Estimate: $600 - $1,200.

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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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