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    Castle on the Hudson (Warner Brothers, 1940). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Essentially a remake of "20,000 Years in Sing Sing," John Garfield stars in this tale as only Warners could make. The studio specialized in these kind of prison pictures, and Garfield is the con who gets a one day furlough and uses the time to pursue the guy who sent him up the Hudson river! Ann Sheridan is the girlfriend who waits loyally for him on the outside. Most of the posters made by Warners in this period were printed in duo-tone colors. This is one of the rare and very colorful exceptions. This one sheet was linen-backed to correct the following flaws: there were several chips out of the border including two in the top, one at the bottom, and another one in the left side. There were also several small tears along the edges and retouch work done to the center-points. Fine on Linen.

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    March, 2007
    30th-31st Friday-Saturday
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