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    Up the River (Fox, 1930). Window Card (14" X 22").
    Humphrey Bogart collectors will certainly want to take notice of this rare piece, as it represents the first time the actor was on a movie poster. In only his third film, Bogart plays Steve Jordan, an ex-con attempting to start anew with his reformed ex-con wife, played by Clare Luce. Starting over isn't easy, however, when a blackmailer becomes problematic for the couple. This leads to two of Jordan's friends, portrayed by Spencer Tracy and Warren Hymer, to break out of jail and help. Prior to the excellent restoration, this stylized window card had a tear in the bottom right border, paper loss in the bottom right corner, creases in the right border, and a horizontal crease through the center of the piece. Fine+ on Cardstock.


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    March, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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