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    City for Conquest (Warner Brothers, 1940). Insert (14" X 36"). In this exciting drama, James Cagney plays the type of character he does best, a tough kid with a heart of gold. Danny Kenny (Cagney) becomes a boxer to finance his brother's music education, losing virtually everything in the process, but eventually ending up with those things that are truly important. This beautiful linen-stock insert has edge wear in the left border, staining and tearing in the bottom border, fold wear with cracking, minor paper loss in the top right corner, and a small ding in the top left corner. The poster has been beautifully restored. It now displays wonderfully. It is a remarkable piece from a high point in Cagney's career. Note: This poster was described without mention that it is now mounted on Japanese archival paper. Fine on Paper.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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