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    Tobacco Road (20th Century Fox, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Style A.
    Erskine Caldwell's controversial novel and Broadway play was almost too hot to handle for filmmakers of the era, but was finally brought to the screen, in a much-toned-down version, by John Ford. Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, and Charley Grapewin star in this tale of a proud backwoods clan that doesn't look too kindly on helpful strangers. This stunning style A one sheet rarely turns up, so it is a treat to offer this beauty. It has had older restoration to address pinholes, light edge wear, and an area of missing paper in the lower left corner, and one in the lower left border that extends slightly into the purple background. Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2011
    25th-26th Friday-Saturday
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