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    The Sisters (Warner Brothers, 1938). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14"). A relatively early film in the careers of both Errol Flynn and Bette Davis, this emotional tearjerker is the story of three sisters, Louise, Grace, and Helen Elliot (Davis, Jane Bryan, and Anita Louise respectively) who marry, for better or for worse. Louise marries dissolute newspaperman Frank Medlin (Flynn), who eventually decides that his wife is better off without him, resolutely boarding a slow boat to China. After the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 (depicted through stock footage from Old San Francisco (1927)) - and Louise's unfortunate miscarriage. Medlin returns to reunite with his shattered bride. This lovely linen finish title card has been cleaned and pressed. It had pinholes in the top and bottom borders, and small stains in the right border and the bottom right corner. The card presents wonderfully after professional restoration, and will certainly enhance any collection. Very Fine.

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    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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