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    Strange Cargo (MGM, 1940). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    When a motley group of prisoners make a break from a New Guinea penal colony, they are picked up by a sloop commandeered by fellow escapee Clark Gable and his girlfriend, played by Joan Crawford. Among the fugitives is a soft-spoken, messianic character played by Ian Hunter who has a huge influence on his fellow comrades on the run. One by one, the escapees abandon their evil purposes and find God in their harrowing journey through the jungle. This mystical religious allegory would be the eighth and final pairing of Clark Gable and Joan Crawford. This fantastic lobby card set has pinholes in the borders, tape stains in the borders of six cards, stains in the borders of four cards, a light bend in the lower right corner of each card, and paper tape on the verso of each card. From the Estate of Andrew Weimer Gard. Fine.


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    July, 2011
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