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    Design for Death (RKO, 1948). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Documentary.
    Very scarce one sheet for a chilling 48 minute documentary partially put together with confiscated Japanese film footage. This film won the Oscar for Best Documentary for 1947. Based on the award it was given wide distribution with this one sheet in 1948. Great history with this little film as it was based on a 1945 US Army training film, "Our Job in Japan." The original writer and his wife were hired to rework their script for this release. Recognize their names...Theodor S. Geisel and Helen Geisel? That's "Dr. Seuss" to millions of children. Narrated by Kent Smith and Hans Conreid. An unrestored poster that displays signs of use. May include light edge or fold wear, slight fold separations, very minor paper loss, or unobtrusive stains. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    October, 2012
    28th Sunday
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