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    Hit-the-Trail Holliday (Artcraft, 1918). One Sheet (28" X 42").
    Famed Broadway star and composer George M. Cohan co-wrote (with Anita Loos, of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes fame) the script and stars in this comedy about a teetotaling bartender named Billy Holliday. Soon-to-be-star Richard Barthelmess can be seen in a minor role. Cohan starred in only five films, making this stone litho one sheet one of the very rare items to picture the legendary entertainer. The poster has pinholes in the corners, and small stains in the top and bottom borders. The poster has had limited touch up to address some of these issues. For fans of early cinema, this unique item is a must have. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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