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    Fort Apache (RKO, 1948). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B. John Ford, one of the primary forces for developing the mystique of the Western in cinema, began his famous "Cavalry Trilogy" with this picture. John Wayne and Henry Fonda were never better as two soldiers who see their military roles completely different from each other. Ford shot the film in Monument Valley (John Ford Country) and the picture was a thinly veiled version of Custer's last stand at Little Big Horn. This rare style half sheet was folded and had pinholes in the corners and some chips from the border and border wear. The restoration work was top-notch and the poster now looks near mint. Fine on Paper.

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    November, 2008
    7th-9th Friday-Sunday
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