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    They Drive by Night (Warner Brothers, 1940). Insert (14" X 36").
    Humphrey Bogart and George Raft play two truckers who form their own business and try to find a way to survive in a rough and competitive market. The film was a major production for Warners and gave Bogart a rare shot at serious acting outside of the gangster genre. Tinted red portraits highlight this evocative insert that also features a fistfight, car crash, and the gorgeous, determined Ida Lupina behind one very large steering wheel. This linen-finish poster shows silver paint along the inside of the left and right border, creasing throughout, a tear in the left border that extends into "Raft," a tear in the top blue background, a chip and tears in the top right corner with tape on the verso, edge wear with small tears along the right border, rounded corners, a stain in the left border, a scuff above "They," and a stain in the "Y" of "By." Rolled, Fine-.


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