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    Swing Your Lady (Warner Brothers, 1938). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Future President Ronald Reagan played a sportscaster in this film, and included it on his list of movies when he ran for President. Humphrey Bogart got top billing as a wrestling promoter, but he disliked the film so much he omitted it from his filmography throughout his lifetime. Legend has it that Bogart claimed he was never in this film his embarrassment was so great. His buddy John Huston knew of his friend's shame over this "Lil" Abner" predecessor so when they shot "The Maltese Falcon" together Huston put a one sheet for this film on the wall behind Bogart in an alley way scene. It can still be seen there in prints shown to this day. The poster has minor fold wear and separation. There are pin holes in the corners and some staining in the lower right quadrant. Fine.

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