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    They Wanted to Marry (RKO, 1937). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    News photographer (Gordon Jones) and perky socialite (Betty Furness) want to marry against the wishes of her father (Henry Kolker). Jones must prove himself by accepting a "respectable" job in an advertising agency, but fails to impress Madison Avenue, leaving the audience wondering if he can possibly redeem himself and win the girl. Interestingly, leading lady Furness would make a name for herself much later in the journalistic world as NBC's consumer reporter. With an exquisitely drawn portrait of the stars, this very rare one sheet is a gem. Minor signs of use include pinholes in the borders, edge wear with small chips, fold wear, crossfold separation, and masking tape on the verso along the folds and borders. Fine+.


    Estimate: $400 - $800.

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    March, 2012
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