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    The Petrified Forest (Warner Brothers, 1936). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    In this early crime drama, Bette Davis and Leslie Howard develop a special friendship when Howard drifts into her diner in the remote Arizona desert. Both are artistic dreamers whose quiet existence is shattered by the arrival of gangster Duke Mantee (Humphrey Bogart). A thoughtful and gripping Broadway play, both Howard and Bogart reprise their stage roles with stunning results. This is one of the most desired titles of Warner classics, and the title card is a scarce item. It has pinholes in the borders, stains in the bottom border, and a minor nick in the right border. There are tape stains on the reverse that do not affect the front of the card. A powerful portrait of two acting luminaries. Fine+.


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    March, 2011
    25th-26th Friday-Saturday
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