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    Half A Sinner (Universal, 1934). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). This is the original film version of the 1925 John E. Hymer-LeRoy Clemens play "Alias the Deacon." Berton Churchill reprised his stage role as the polished cardsharp that travels around the country posing as a Deacon and scamming the innocent. The other "half" of the "sinner" helps straighten out the lives of Joel McCrea and Sally Blane, fellow hoboes he'd met while riding the rails. With this mission accomplished, Churchill takes off to find more people to con. There are border imperfections including bumps, light wrinkles, and corner creases. There are two holes and a three-inch tear in the center of the poster. This half sheet offers a beautiful color image of the attractive Ms. Blaine. Rolled, Very Fine+.

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    November, 2004
    18th Thursday
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