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    Big City (MGM, 1937). Insert (14" X 36"). This programmer from MGM found Spencer Tracy as the head of a Taxi business and Louise Rainer, his immigrant wife. Tracy's cab company is about to go to war with another one and the mob is favoring the other side. He gets a group of ex-prizefighters to join his gang and run the mob out of town. The great thing about this poster is that it depicts some real legends of the fight world including, Jack Dempsey, Bull Montana, Jimmy McLarnin, Jim Thorpe, James J. Jeffries and Gus Sonnenberg. Incredible! This insert is really in wonderful condition and has been linen backed. It does have some light smudging and some small bits of paint along the border. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2006
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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